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QueCentral.com Website Provides Internet Protection; Safe Shopping Links Support Charities
SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QueCentral.com is a new website service for everyday Web users that provides free and convenient security for internet browsing, searching and shopping. It is the brainchild of local internet-security professional Tony Luque. By entering the Worldwide Web through QueCentral's website internet portal, users can access trusted online stores and merchants, safeguard their families, and discover fun and interesting websites -- all from one place. Additionally, use of the QueCentral.com safe shopping links supports a variety of charitable causes. Use of QueCentral.com is free and requires no user registration.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman's Defense Support Program Wins 2007 Aviation Week Program Excellence Award
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Defense Support Program (DSP) has been awarded the 2007 Aviation Week Program Excellence Award in the Production/Sustainment category. The award is presented annually to identify and recognize best practices in program leadership, encompassing the full range of responsibility and commitment required to develop, execute and build on the base of complex aerospace and defense programs.
Community Shores Bank Corporation
Community Shores Reports Third Quarter 2007 Earnings
MUSKEGON, Mich., Oct. 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Community Shores Bank Corporation (Nasdaq:CSHB), Muskegon's only locally-headquartered independent community banking organization, today reported a net loss of $103,000, or $0.07 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2007 compared with net income of $363,000, or $0.25 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2006, and $18,000, or $0.01 per diluted share, reported in the second quarter of 2007. Nine months year-to-date, earnings were $143,000, and $0.10 per diluted share, compared with $1.07 million and $0.73 per share for the prior-year nine-month period. Year-over-year results reflect strong loan growth, offset by the impact of margin compression, deteriorating asset quality, and increased noninterest expense due to branch expansion activities.
YMCA of Greater New York
YMCA Honors Artists and Educators, Supports Afterschool Programs
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The YMCA of Greater New York honored artists, authors and musicians at its annual Arts & Letters Auction and Reception last night. Emceed by Academy Award(r)-winning actor Marcia Gay Harden, the event raised more than $500,000 to support the YMCA's Virtual Y, a pioneering afterschool program operating in more than 92 public schools across New York City. The event was co-chaired by Raymond H. Yu, President of Yuco Management, and Henry R. Keizer, KPMG LLP's Global Head of Audit & US Vice Chairman.
Allianz Global Investors Fund Management LLC
Allianz Global Investors Fund Management Posts Updated Closed-End Fund Cards
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Allianz Global Investors Fund Management LLC (the "Investment Manager") announced today that Fund Cards, which contain statistical information on the funds listed below as of September 30, 2007, are now available at http://www.allianzinvestors.com/closedEndFunds/literature/funds.jsp . . The Investment Manager is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Allianz Global Investors of America L.P., a member of Munich-based Allianz Group (NYSE:AZ).