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PokerStars.com Crowns Dale 'Daleroxxu' Philip Winner of Second Annual World Blogger Championship of Online Poker
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- PokerStars.com (www.PokerStars.com), the world's largest poker tournament website, announced the winner of the Second Annual World Blogger Championship of Online Poker (WBCOOP), Dale "Daleroxxu" Philip. An active online and terrestrial poker player, Dale surpassed all previous accomplishments at the poker table by winning a $10,000 buy-in to this year's World Series of Poker (WSOP) main event, as well as hotel accommodations in Las Vegas, and $1,000 in spending money. This will be Dale's first WSOP appearance.
The Cooper Companies, Inc.
Cooper Reconfirms Product Introduction Timing
LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) said today, in response to inquiries, that the launch of its Biofinity(r) silicone hydrogel contact lens in the United States remains on the schedule discussed in its June 6 earnings release, with a limited launch of Biofinity in the United States still scheduled to begin mid year.
San Diego, Naples Are Tops for Golf According to Verizon SuperPages.com
DALLAS, June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- With new names winning some of the most recent big golf events, many golfers may be tempted to tune up their game for Q-school and hit the professional golf circuit. A listing of the top golf cities from Verizon SuperPages.com shows that the South and Southwest lead the top golfing cities, with San Diego, Naples, Fla., and Myrtle Beach, S.C., boasting the most golf listings in the country.
Hot Summer Spruce Up's with Home Improvement Guru, Brad Staggs
RIDGEWOOD, N.J., June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- It's summer and the last thing on everyone's mind is doing work around the house. But the truth is - there's no better time to get things looking good around your home and the 2006 Pacific Builder's Show has the latest products to kick off your summer the right way!
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Shares Will Forward Split and Commence Trading Under a New Symbol At Close of Market June 23, 2006
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) (Frankfurt:NDD) ("Micron") has now been assigned a new CUSIP number and symbol. On Monday, June 26, 2006, Micron will commence trading under the new symbol MENV and no longer will trade under the existing symbol of MSEV. Registered shareholders at the close of the market on June 23, 2006, will be entitled to receive the forward split shares. If you hold your shares through a brokerage house, please contact them directly for information on how the forward split will impact you. Shareholders of record will own three shares for each one share they own. For example, shareholders of record who own 25,000 shares of MSEV will subsequently hold 75,000 of the new shares with a new CUSIP number, trading under the new symbol, giving them ownership of a total of 75,000 shares of MENV.
Global Beverage, Inc.
Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. Receives $425,000 in Equity Capital
TULSA, Okla., June 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS) announced today that it has received $425,000 in a private placement transaction wherein GBVS sold 425,000 shares of its common stock at a sales price of $1.00 per share. The total equity capital raised by the company at the $1.00 offering price now totals $1,266,000.