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Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati Schedules Workshops for $15 Million 'New Neighbors' Hurricane Housing Assistance
CINCINNATI, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A $15 million fund for housing hurricane evacuees, established by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank) Board of Directors, will be unveiled in a series of eight "New Neighbors" workshops throughout the FHLBank district of Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee, November 7-10. Workshops are targeted to FHLBank member institutions and area housing providers. Grants of up to $20,000 per household will be awarded to FHLBank member institutions for the acquisition, rehabilitation or new construction of rental or owner-occupied housing.
Adsero Corp. Extends Turbon Acquisition Date
MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Adsero Corp. (OTCBB:ADSO), a North American leader in the printer cartridge remanufacturing industry, is pleased to announce that as a result of meetings between Adsero Corp. and Turbon AG management, the date related to the agreement to acquire treasury stock of Turbon AG has been extended to November 4, 2005. All other terms related to the agreement remain unchanged.
Junior League of Orange County California
The Junior League of Orange County, CA, Inc. 30th Annual Christmas Company Raises $265,000 for Local Projects
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The 30th annual Junior League of Orange County, California, Inc., (JLOCC) Christmas Company Opening Night Gala and Shopping Extravaganza raised approximately $265,000 for local charitable projects. Due to the event's theme "Christmas in the Quarter," which was chosen over a year ago, $10,000 will be sent to the Rebuilding Together Hurricane Relief Fund to benefit the citizens of New Orleans.
Mack Introduces a New Range of Trucks
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AB Volvo subsidiary Mack Trucks, Inc., has introduced a complete new range of vehicles designed to meet the demands of both highway and construction customers, along with a new 11-liter engine that features the base architecture necessary to meet forthcoming emissions standards.
CSMG Technologies, Inc.
CSMG Technologies Finalizes Terms for Funding its Chastang Landfill Project
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CSMG Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:CTUM) announced today that the company has signed a conditional term sheet for $1.75 million with Algonquin Power Income Fund for the landfill gas CO2 separator project in Chastang, (Mobile) Ala. Funds will be used for the plant's startup, operations and to construct a pipeline to deliver processed gas to an industrial customer.
Who's Your Daddy, Inc.
Who's Your Daddy, Inc. Signs Agreement with Think Tank Enterprises, Inc. to Distribute Who's Your Daddy Products to Mass Retailers, Wholesale Clubs, and Convenience Stores Nationwide
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Who's Your Daddy (OTCBB:WYDY) announced today that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Think Tank Enterprises, Inc. to distribute Who's Your Daddy products to mass retailers, wholesale clubs, and convenience stores nationwide. Think Tank currently distributes to such clients as Wal-Mart, Sam's Club, and 7-ELEVEN.
ADVA Optical Networking
Fujitsu and ADVA Optical Networking Extend OEM Relationship and Add Ethernet Access Devices to Fujitsu Portfolio
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fujitsu Network Communications Inc. and ADVA Optical Networking Inc. announced today that they have extended their OEM relationship with the addition of ADVA's Fiber Service Platform (FSP) 150 to the Fujitsu FLASHWAVE(R) portfolio, where it will be branded as the FLASHWAVE 5150 Ethernet access platform. The low-cost family of devices supports the IEEE 802.3ah Ethernet in the First Mile (EFM) standard to increase the manageability of Ethernet, while lowering the cost of access to Ethernet and IP networks. The FLASHWAVE 5150 EFM platform will be unveiled this week in the Fujitsu booth (No. 335) at the TELECOM '05 conference and exhibition in Las Vegas.