latest news releases from the newsroom
Louisiana Bancorp, Inc. Completes Initial Public Offering
METAIRIE, La., July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Louisiana Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company"), the holding company for Bank of New Orleans (the "Bank"), announced today that it has completed its initial public stock offering in connection with Bank of New Orleans' conversion from the mutual to the stock form of organization. Trading is expected to begin on the Nasdaq Global Market on July 10, 2007, under the symbol "LABC".
Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Makes Impressive Addition to Board of Directors
PITTSBURGH, July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS), a Delaware Corporation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Raymond L. Monroe to the board of directors replacing Richard Kimmins. This move is seen as an effective way to energize brand awareness for Unique Pizza and Subs by providing key elements and guidance on marketing, advertising and promotional strategies as the company continues to grow nationwide.
The BIG Print LLC
Bio Graphix Hits the Mainstream
SEATTLE, Wash., July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- July is a big month for The BIG Print and Bio Graphix. The BIG Print just completed the manufacturing of close to 100,000 sq. feet of material for the Live Earth Concert series produced by Al Gore and Kevin Wall (July 7, 2007). Working closely with Live Earth and Ignition, The BIG Print produced sustainable graphics for both NYC Giants stadium and London's Wembley Stadium. The two stadiums were completely rebranded and rewrapped for the one night concert series that focused on making positive changes for the environment.
Office of Senator Vincent Hughes
Senator Hughes, Local Campers and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Welcome African-American Golf Greats: Forerunners of Tiger Woods
PHILADELPHIA, July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- African-American PGA golf greats including Charlie Sifford, Lee Elder, Pete Brown, Charlie Owens, Calvin Peete, Walter Morgan, as well as local trailblazers Bill Bishop and Ernest Oglesby will be honored during a Welcome Ceremony hosted by PA State Senator Vincent Hughes as he kicks off the 10th Annual James Hughes Memorial Scholarship Fund Golf Classic Weekend. Also participating will be 97-year-old James Henry Clark, the oldest living African-American caddy in the U.S. who is the JHMSF 2007 African-American Legend of Golf honoree. The event, entitled A Legend in the Making Welcome Ceremony, will include the presentation of federal, state and municipal proclamations, replicas of the Liberty Bell, as well as other special gifts and citations.
Microsemi Congratulates Boeing On Debut of 787 Dreamliner
IRVINE, Calif., July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- James J. Peterson, President and CEO of Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance analog mixed signal integrated circuits and high reliability semiconductors, today added his congratulations to Boeing (NYSE:BA) on the launch of their new 787 Dreamliner commercial aircraft.
Canonical Releases Storm as Open Source
LONDON, July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Canonical Ltd. today announced the release of Storm, a generic open source object relational mapper (ORM) for Python. Storm is designed to support communication with multiple databases simultaneously. Canonical is best known for the popular Ubuntu operating system and Launchpad, a web-based collaboration platform for open source developers.
Premium SMS Sweepstakes -- are they a deal, or no deal?
BURLINGAME, Calif., July 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Mobile entertainment company Limbo(tm) today announces a new service, the Limbo Loot(tm) Network, to help media companies and carriers continue lucrative premium SMS sweepstakes programs made popular by hit television programs from NBC, ABC, Fox and others. Limbo's patent-pending system awards loyalty points (called Loot(tm)) each time a premium SMS entry is made in a sweepstakes and provides an online store where Loot can be redeemed for a variety of products and services. The Loot provides value commensurate with the cost of the premium SMS and hence helps satisfy the legal requirements of a sweepstakes.