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Kinship Center-Canyon Acres
Canyon Acres Raises More than $70,000 At 23rd Annual Par Fore Kids Golf Classic
ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canyon Acres Children and Family Services, a charity organization committed to providing homes, care, treatment and supportive services for abused, neglected and emotionally troubled children and their families, today announced that its 23rd Annual Par Fore Kids Golf Classic raised more than $70,000 to benefit Canyon Acres' programs and services. The event took place on July 21, 2008 at the Yorba Linda Country Club.
Newtek Business Services Inc.
Newtek Business Services to Present At the RedChip 2008 Small-Cap Investor Conference in New York City
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newtek Business Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWT) (www.newtekbusinessservices.com), a provider of business services and financial products to the small- and medium-sized business market, today announced that Barry Sloane, chairman and chief executive officer, will address participants at the RedChip 2008 Small-Cap Investor Conference at the New York Marriot Marquis in New York City on Thursday, August 21, 2008 at 9:50 a.m. ET.
BitWave Semiconductor Closes Successful $10M B-round Funding
LOWELL, Mass., Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BitWave Semiconductor today announced that it had closed $10 million of additional financing in an initial Series B funding round. The financing was provided by BitWave's existing investors: Apex Venture Partners, TVM Capital, and ECentury Capital Partners. The funding will be used to realize commercialization of BitWave's BW1102 Softransceiver(tm) RFIC as the BW1102 moves into full volume production during Q4/2008 for fulfillment of initial supply contracts.
New Asia Gold Corp.
New Asia Gold Corp Drilling Protocols and Security
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Asia Gold Corp (Pink Sheets:NWAG) wishes to announce that all protocols and security are being reviewed and updated as necessary to the related handling of core samples and data to make sure that no test data is compromised in any fashion whatsoever.
Layne Christensen Company
Layne Christensen Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Webcast and Conference Call
MISSION WOODS, Kan., Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Layne Christensen Company (Nasdaq:LAYN) will host a conference call and webcast with analysts and investors on Thursday, August 28, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time (11 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time) to discuss fiscal 2009 second quarter results.
NASDAQ OMX Introduces Four New Global Indexes
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced the introduction today of a new series of global indexes designed to benchmark the performance of some of the world's most dynamic sectors. These new indexes are a continuation of NASDAQ OMX's commitment to designing and calculating world-class indexes. The NASDAQ OMX Global Sector Index Series is the latest series of indexes launched by NASDAQ OMX Global Financial Products (GFP).