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First Business Financial Services, Inc.
First Business Financial Services, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Plan
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Business Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:FBIZ) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $1,000,000 of the Company's common stock, through open market block purchases in accordance with the requirements of Rule 10b-18 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
Rush Enterprises, Inc.
Rush Enterprises Mourns Death of Board Member John D. Rock
SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rush Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUSHA) (Nasdaq:RUSHB), which operates the largest network of heavy-duty and medium-duty truck dealerships in North America and a John Deere construction equipment dealership in Houston, Texas, regretfully reported today that John D. Rock, a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee, died on Friday, November 16, 2007, after a short battle with cancer.
Virgin America Wins Top Rating From Zagat's Frequent Fliers
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Virgin America today thanked the almost 8,000 frequent fliers taking Zagat's 2007 Global Airlines Survey who ranked America's newest airline number one for overall quality in First/Business Class and second among all domestic carriers for overall quality in the Main Cabin. Virgin America was also recognized by Zagat's as among the top five airlines with the best U.S. web site, coming in at number four.
Blum & Silver
Blum & Silver, LLP Retained by Numerous Investors to Investigate Injuries Caused by the Sale of Securities Offered Through E-M Management Co., LLC
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Nov. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Securities Law Firm, Blum & Silver, LLP (http://www.stockattorneys.com), announced that it has been retained by many clients who have been injured by financial advisors selling phony securities offered through Ed May ("May") and E-M Management Co., LLC, ("E-M").
Macatawa Bank Corporation
Macatawa Bank Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
HOLLAND, Mich., Nov. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Macatawa Bank Corporation announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of thirteen cents ($.13) per share payable December 28, 2007, to shareholders of record on December 10, 2007. This marks the twenty-ninth consecutive quarterly cash dividend since the nearly ten year-old banking company began paying cash dividends in the fourth quarter of 2000. The dividend amount represents a 5% increase over the fourth quarter 2006 cash dividend after considering the effect of the 5% stock dividend paid in May 2007.