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Andrews Space, Inc.
Andrews Space Develops Advanced Thermal Protection Materials for Reentry Applications
SEATTLE, Dec. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Andrews Space announced today that it has developed and tested new materials for enabling advanced thermal protection systems. The tests, conducted at the NASA Ames Research Center (ARC) arc-jet facility as part of a NASA Phase II SBIR to develop lightweight ballute designs, identified new materials that can be used to enable thermal protection systems for non-rigid aerosurfaces.
National Garden Club Inc.
National Garden Clubs Digging-in to Raise Funds for Replanting Disaster-Struck National and State Forests
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Since launching a partnership with the U.S. Forest Service in 2004, National Garden Clubs Inc. (NGC) and its various affiliates across the country have raised money on the local and state level for the Forest Service's Penny Pines program, which is dedicated to replanting damaged forested areas. To step up the effort in 2008 -- on the heels of a year marked by raging wildfires and other natural disasters -- the NGC is issuing a plea to communities and civic organizations nationwide to pitch in.
Provident Financial Holdings, Inc.
Provident Financial Holdings to Host Earnings Release Conference Call
RIVERSIDE, Calif., Dec. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PROV), the holding company for Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B., announced today that it will host a conference call for institutional investors and bank analysts on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 9:30 a.m. (Pacific Time Zone) to discuss its financial results. The conference call will coincide with its news release announcing fiscal second quarter earnings which will be distributed prior to the market open on Thursday, January 24, 2008. The conference call can be accessed by dialing 1-800-230-1059 and requesting the Provident Financial Holdings Earnings Release Conference Call. An audio replay of the conference call will be available through Friday, February 1, 2008 by dialing 1-800-475-6701 and referencing access code number 903947.