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Calton, Inc. Announces New President and COO and Additional Promotions
VERO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Calton, Inc. (AMEX:CN) announced today that the Board of Directors has elected John G. Yates as President and Chief Operating Officer for the Company, effective September 1, 2002. Mr. Yates will be responsible for the day to day operations of the Company and its subsidiaries. He has been affiliated with the Company since May of 2001, as President and CEO of its subsidiary, PrivilegeONE Networks, LLC.
Penn's Landing Corporation
The Philadelphia Fringe Festival Announces Additional Spotlight Show at Festival Pier at Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Philadelphia Fringe Festival announces the addition of Teatr Biuro Podrozy's "Carmen Funebre" to its 2002 Spotlight Show lineup in the 6th Annual Philadelphia Fringe Festival, running August 30 - September 14, 2002. From Poland, Teatr Biuro Podrozy will make its United States premiere with "Carmen Funebre," running Wednesday through Saturday, September 11th through the 14th at 8pm at the Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, Columbus Boulevard and Spring Garden Streets.
Littlefield, Baldwin Technology, and Flow International Events to be Broadcast By Vcall Over the Internet
RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Littlefield Corporation (Nasdaq:LTFD), Baldwin Technology Company, Inc. (AMEX:BLD), and Flow International Corporation (Nasdaq:FLOW) will broadcast their investor communication events over the Internet, Vcall, a Service of WILink announced today.
Kirby McInerney LLP
Kirby, McInerney & Squire LLP Files First Class Action Lawsuit Against the Walt Disney Company -- DIS
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Please take notice, pursuant to 15 U.S.C. Section 78u-4(a), that on August 15, 2002, the law firm of Kirby McInerney & Squire, LLP commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of all purchasers of securities of the Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) during the period from August 15, 1997 through May 15, 2002. The action seeks to recover losses suffered by such investors.
'Grabben i graven bredvid' Number One in the Swedish Box Office
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY), the international media group, today announced that Kjell Sundvall's film, `Grabben i graven bredvid,` is a huge success in Swedish cinemas and is the number one film in the Swedish box office. The film, based on Katarina Mazetti's novel of the same name, has been seen by 180,000 people.
Modern Entertainment Announces the Success of `The Dead Zone'
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY), the international media group, today announced that the American rating success, `The Dead Zone,' will be produced for another season. The series, which started this spring, has been viewed by more than six million people. 'The Dead Zone' is based on Stephen King's bestseller, with the same title, and is currently the highest ranked drama series in the USA and already on the list of the most viewed drama series.
GN Store Nord
GN Great Nordic Q2 Figures Wednesday, August 28
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Aug. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- GN Great Nordic will publish its second quarter report Wednesday, August 28, 2002. In connection with the publication GN Great Nordic will host an investor, analyst and press meeting at 4 p.m. CET on Hotel d'Angleterre, Copenhagen. The meeting will be combined with a teleconference and a concurrent audiocast.