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Virgin America Kicks Off DC Service With Fare Sale Across Routes*
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- To mark its inaugural service to Washington Dulles on September 26, Virgin America, a next generation airline aimed at bringing a little fun back to flying, today announced a fare sale* for travel to San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Washington Dulles and Las Vegas. Experience mood-lit cabins, custom designed leather seats and one of the most advanced inflight entertainment systems in the skies -- all for incredibly low fares starting at:
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Considers $1.4 Million in Contracts and Projects for Bayport Container, Cruise Terminals
HOUSTON, Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will consider $1.4 million in contracts and projects for the Bayport container and cruise terminals to permit it to meet future demands -- including a new 50-acre container yard -- that will require heavy-capacity forklift and yard tractors, on Tuesday, Sept. 25, beginning at 9 a.m. in the board room of the PHA Executive Building, 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting with Commissioner Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Janiece Longoria and Commissioner Elyse Lanier.
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All Stars Helping Kids Presents Inaugural Bill Walsh Champion of Change Award to NHL Ambassador Willie O'Ree
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- All Stars Helping Kids, the charitable organization founded by NFL Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott, announced today the establishment of the Bill Walsh Champion of Change Award to recognize transcending achievement in sports. The inaugural award will be given to Willie O'Ree, the first black player in the history of the National Hockey League, during the All Stars Sports, Business and Philanthropy luncheon Thursday, September 27 at the NASDAQ Marketsite. The event begins at 12:30.
StockGuru.com Announces Profile Coverage of RxElite
DALLAS, Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site is initiating Profile Coverage of RxElite Holdings, Inc., a wholly owned operating subsidiary of Southridge Technology Group, Inc. (OTCBB:SOUT). RxElite develops, manufactures, and markets generic prescription drug products in specialty generic markets. These markets include products in the areas of anesthesia, sterile liquid dose drugs (including respiratory inhalation drugs, ophthalmics, and injectable drugs), and transdermal patch products.
WorldWater & Solar Technologies
Quentin T. Kelly, Chairman and CEO of WorldWater & Solar Technologies Corp., to Testify at U.S. House Hearing
PENNINGTON, N.J., Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Quentin T. Kelly, Chairman and CEO of WorldWater & Solar Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:WWAT), a developer and marketer of proprietary high-power solar systems, has been invited by the U.S. House of Representatives, Small Business Committee, Subcommittee on Contracting and Technology to testify as an expert witness on the solar industry. The hearing, entitled "Small Business Renewable Energy Tax Incentive Possibilities" will be held September 26 at 9:30 a.m. at the Rayburn House Office Building. The Subcommittee is considering changes in the IRS code to promote renewable energy development and production among small businesses to help move the U.S. away from foreign sources of petroleum. Representatives of the wind, biofuel, and electric utility industries will join Kelly on the four-person panel.
Cytomedix to Host Conference Call on Wednesday, September 26 to Discuss Recent FDA Clearance for AutoloGel
ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cytomedix, Inc. (AMEX:GTF) today announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern to discuss the latest FDA clearance for its AutoloGel(tm) System. Dr. Kshitij Mohan, Chairman and CEO of Cytomedix, will also discuss other company developments during the call.