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Penn's Landing Corporation
Authentic Cuisine and Cultural Dance Highlight The Festival of India, Part of 2005 PECO Energy Multicultural Series, at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Celebrate the ethnic heritage of India at Penn's Landing on Saturday, August 20, 2005. This FREE event will continue from Noon until 7 p.m. with a day full of food, music, dancing and crafts. The Festival of India will be held at the Great Plaza on Penn's Landing, on Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street. With a theme of "Unity in Diversity," this event, which attracts close to 10,000 people each year, is supported by the more than 25 active Indian organizations in the Greater Philadelphia region. This event, one of the ten cultural festivals that make up the PECO Energy Multicultural Series is also made possible by Independence Blue Cross, the presenting sponsor of the 2005 Summer season at Penn's Landing.
Capital Hill Gold
Capital Hill Gold Looks to Capture Oil Concessions
DENVER, Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Capital Hill Gold Inc. (OTCBB:CHGI) reports that the Federal Government of Nigeria will, on August 26, award licenses to about 47 oil block concessions under the 2005 Bid Round. That action is expected to bring in new players into the nation's petroleum industry and to also stimulate investments in the downstream sector.
Ault Glazer Bodnar & Company
Tuxis Corporation Shareholder Opposes Re-election of Management-Nominated Director
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Milton C. Ault, III ("Ault"), on behalf of Ault Glazer Bodnar & Company Investment Management LLC ("AGB") and Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. ("PST") (Ault, AGB and PST collectively referred to as the "Shareholders"), announced today that the Shareholders will oppose Management's re-election of Frederick A. Parker, Jr. as a Class III Director to Tuxis Corp. (AMEX:TUX) board of directors at the Company's 2005 annual meeting of shareholders scheduled for September 7, 2005. The Shareholders collectively beneficially own approximately 17.8% of the outstanding shares of the Company and are currently the second largest shareholder in the Company. Ault is the Chief Investment Officer and managing member of AGB and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PST.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Introduces IDS Worldwide Solutions Inc.
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- IDS Worldwide Solutions Inc. (Pink Sheets:IDWS) is new to StockMarketNewsAlert.com. IDS Worldwide Solutions Inc. launched today www.995ad.com, an internet portal that brings together buyers and sellers of automobiles, boats, homes and various other merchandise. Through www.995ad.com, IDS intends to directly compete with Autotrader.com(r) and EBay(r) in the lucrative online automobile, boat and home sales markets. In addition, www.995ad.com offers listings for personal ads, employment and travel services.
Halo Resources Ltd.
Halo to Use Fugro to Perform Airborne Magnetometer and EM Survey at Duport
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Marc Cernovitch, President & CEO of Halo Resources Ltd. (TSXV:HLO) (OTCBB:HLOSF) (FSE:HRL) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned Fugro Airborne Surveys to carry out a helicopter-supported airborne magnetometer and electromagnetic (EM) survey totaling 2,400 line kilometres on the Duport property located 60 kilometres west of Kenora, Ontario.
Carroll Shelby Wheel Company
Photo Release -- New Carroll Shelby Wheel Company Debuts Today
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The new Carroll Shelby Wheel Company, with headquarters in Huntington Beach, California, debuts today. Bringing together the considerable talents of two very experienced automotive professionals, Bill Madden and Ron Pushea, the Carroll Shelby Wheel Company appears to be on the performance fast track. Both principals have extensive experience in the automotive aftermarket and greet this new endeavor with enthusiasm and excitement.
American Petroleum Group Inc.
American Petroleum Group Appoints George Campbell President and CEO
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Aug. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Petroleum Group, Inc. (OTCBB:AMPE) announced today that it has appointed Mr. George Campbell President and Chief Executive Officer effective August 1, 2005. He will succeed Mr. James W. Zimbler, who was Interim President and will remain VP of Business Development and a Senior Consultant to the Board of Directors. As an integral member of the leadership team, Mr. Campbell will help to formulate the company's strategic direction. Mr. Campbell comes to American Petroleum with a distinguished track record that includes over 13 years of management experience in both start-up and large company manufacturing. He spent 8 years with AlliedSignal and Navistar International as a finance and strategy leader, where he led multiple restructuring, cost, business development, and quality improvement efforts. Most recently, Mr. Campbell's background includes extensive experience as a consultant to both emerging growth and well-established businesses in the areas of cost competitiveness and quality improvement.