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GE Volunteers and HomeAid Paint a Brighter Tomorrow for HomeAid Northern California Banyan House Residents
HAYWARD, Calif., June 18, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HomeAid, a leading national non-profit provider of housing for America's temporarily homeless, and GE Consumer & Industrial volunteers joined forces for a "HomeAid Cares Day" on Saturday, June 9 in Hayward, California to make life brighter for the residents of Banyan House. Built by HomeAid Northern California, Standard Pacific Homes, and FESCO's (Family Emergency Shelter Coalition) public and private funders, the 32-bed FESCO-operated Banyan House transitional housing facility received a new coat of interior paint and GE appliances for homeless families dealing with illness, job loss, divorce and the scarcity of affordable housing.
Wavestream Unveils Matchbox Series of Solid-State BUC Amplifiers
SINGAPORE and SAN DIMAS, Calif., June 18, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Wavestream (www.wavestream.com), a manufacturer of compact, highly-efficient solid-state power amplifiers, today unveiled its newest series of outdoor solid-state Block Upconverter (BUC) amplifiers for Ka- and Ku-band applications. Aptly named the Matchbox Series for its small size and weight, these amplifiers pack in excess of 40 Watts of Ku-band power and 10 Watts of Ka-band power into a 9.8- by 5.4- by 4.4-inch package weighing less than nine pounds. Wavestream is showcasing the Matchbox Series in Booth 6H1-08 at CommunicAsia in Singapore, June 19-22, 2007.
SmallCap Sentinel: Signs of Success
IRVINE, Calif., June 18, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- "It doesn't take an analyst to interpret an increase in the labor force of a mining operation as a bullish sign," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "Clearly, this means a likely increase in production."
Innospec Announces 2-for-1 Stock Split
NEWARK, Del., June 18, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Innospec Inc. (Nasdaq:IOSP) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 2-for-1 stock split to be effected in the form of a 100 percent stock dividend. Shareholders of record as of July 6, 2007 will receive one additional share of Innospec Inc. common stock for every share they own on that date. The shares will be distributed on or about July 20, 2007.