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Roberts Realty Investors, Inc.
Roberts Realty Investors, Inc. Acquires Land on Peachtree Parkway
ATLANTA, Jan. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Roberts Realty Investors, Inc. (AMEX:RPI) announces that, on December 29, 2004, it purchased an 82% undivided interest in 23.5 acres in North Atlanta for $7,769,500 from Roberts Properties Peachtree Parkway, L.P. (a partnership owned and controlled by Mr. Charles S. Roberts, the company's CEO). The property is located in Gwinnett County on Peachtree Parkway at the intersection of Peachtree Corners Circle and across the street from the upscale Forum Shopping Center. The land is zoned for 292 apartment units.
Powerwave Technologies Announces Fourth Quarter Conference Call Information
SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:PWAV) announced today that it will provide a simultaneous Webcast and live dial-in number of its Fiscal 2004 Year End and Fourth Quarter Financial Results Conference Call on Thursday, January 27, 2005, at 2:00 PM Pacific Time. Powerwave will be releasing its 2004 Fourth Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, January 27, 2005, after 1:00 PM Pacific Time.
The Cooper Companies, Inc.
FTC Clears Proposed Cooper Companies Ocular Sciences Merger
LAKE FOREST, Calif. and CONCORD, Calif., Jan. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) and Ocular Science, Inc. (Nasdaq:OCLR) announced today that the Federal Trade Commission has terminated its review of their proposed merger under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act. Cooper is now free to complete the Ocular acquisition, subject to satisfaction of other customary closing conditions.