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360 Global Wine Company
360 Global Wine to Present at the PIPEs Conference at the Waldorf Astoria, New York City, November 7-8, 2006
SONOMA, Calif., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- 360 Global Wine Company's (OTCBB:TSIX) Jake Shapiro, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2006 PIPEs Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, on November 7-8, 2006. Presentations will be made on November 7th at 4:30 and 5:00pm, and November 8th at 12:30 pm.
Budget Waste Inc.
Budget Waste Inc. is Awarded Contract to Provide Curbside Waste Collection
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Budget Waste Inc. (Pink Sheets:BDGW) has been awarded the contract to provide residential curbside collection for Langdon, Alberta. This contract increases BWI's presence in the residential waste collection market. Kelly Podmoroff, Operations Manager, stated, "With this contract, BWI now services the majority of towns in areas surrounding the City of Calgary." BWI services over 14,000 customers in the Municipality of Rockyview, the Kananaskis Improvement District, Towns of Cochrane, Chestemere, Crossfield and Irricana.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Announces October Sales
ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that total sales for the four weeks of fiscal October ending October 28, 2006 were $88.2 million, a slight increase over total sales of $88.0 million during the same period last year. Total Company same-store sales decreased 7.1 percent during the same period. By concept, PacSun same-store sales decreased 6.1 percent and d.e.m.o. same-store sales decreased 12.2 percent compared to the same four week period last year.
StockGuru.com and TalkingStocks.com Announces Profile Coverage of EnXnet
DALLAS, Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com and TalkingStocks.com, announced today that the web sites have initiated Profile Coverage of EnXnet Inc. (OTCBB:EXNT). EnXnet, Inc. is a company that spent its early years finding and developing new technologies with great potential for making valuable impacts in the multimedia environment. EnXnet's unique products offer their clientele new methods to deter theft, improve listening and viewing experiences, and present information in exciting interactive formats. These technologies and related products, while at the leading edge in their respective applications, are affordable and provide needed solutions to multiple problems. Founded by Ryan Corley in 1999 and based in Tulsa, Oklahoma as Southern Wireless, Inc., the company changed its name to eMajix.com, Inc. in 2000 and further changed to EnXnet, Inc. in 2001.
Neoware Delivers Thin Client Computing Solution for Healthcare Industry
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- As healthcare organizations seek to accelerate the adoption of better technologies, they are faced with three key concerns: security, management, and cost. Tackling these issues and more, Neoware, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of thin client software and devices, has joined with leading technology vendors in the healthcare industry to offer comprehensive computing solutions for the healthcare industry.
Heritage Oaks Bancorp
Heritage Oaks Bancorp Sells $8.0 Million of Trust Preferred Securities
PASO ROBLES, Calif., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Heritage Oaks Bancorp ("Heritage Oaks") (Nasdaq:HEOP) the holding company for Heritage Oaks Bank (the "Bank"), announced today that on October 27, 2006, it completed a private placement of trust preferred securities in the amount of $8.0 million. The securities were issued by a special purpose business trust formed by Heritage Oaks and were sold to a pooled investment vehicle sponsored by Sandler O'Neill & Partners, L.P. in a private transaction. The securities were sold pursuant to an applicable exemption from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Act"), and have not been registered under the Act. Sandler O'Neill assisted Heritage Oaks in the placement of the trust preferred securities. The securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
Lucas Energy, Inc.
Lucas Energy's Record Second Quarter Triggers Performance-based Call Option Retuning 500,000 Shares to Treasury
HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:LUCE), a U.S. based independent oil and gas company today announced that during the second quarter, the company achieved a pre-negotiated financial benchmark associated with the Medium Term Note dated August 8, 2006. As a result of the financial results for the second quarter which met and exceeded both revenue and EBITDA targets, the company has executed its "performance-based call option" and has returned 500,000 shares of stock to the treasury effecting a reduction in the total shares outstanding from 28,040,013 to 27,540,013 at no cost to the company.