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TalkingStocks.com Announces Profile Coverage of Avatar Systems, Inc.
DALLAS, July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Saleem Hijazy of TalkingStocks.com announced today that the web site has initiated Profile Coverage of Avatar Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:AVSY). Formed in 1996, Avatar Systems offers a wide range of IT products and services to empower business through great technology. Avatar provides business solutions that increase profitability and improve efficiency. Avatar Systems is the petroleum industries leader in ERP / Accounting software, services and Internet technologies for oil and gas exploration and production companies.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Celebrates Launch of Nonstop Service Between Syracuse and Orlando
SYRACUSE, N.Y., July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today celebrates the launch of daily nonstop service between Syracuse Hancock International Airport and Orlando International Airport. This is the only nonstop service offered by any airline from Syracuse to any Florida destination. Orlando becomes the airline's second nonstop destination from Syracuse, with regular fares for the new flights ranging from $99(a) to $299(a) each way. JetBlue crewmembers will celebrate the new service, which began yesterday, at an airport event this afternoon with U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer, Syracuse Mayor Matthew Driscoll and airport officials.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
OSG Named Co-Defendant in Pacific Ruby Indictment
NEW YORK, July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) was indicted on July 19, 2006 by a federal grand jury in Beaumont, Texas for alleged violations of law concerning maintenance of books and records with respect to the handling of waste oils on the Pacific Ruby, one of the Company's wholly-owned Aframax vessels. OSG was named as a co-defendant in a superseding indictment of the chief engineer on the Pacific Ruby, who was first charged on May 17, 2006.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Rambus, Inc. -- RMBS
HARTFORD, Conn., July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of Rambus ("Rambus" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:RMBS) between December 12, 2001 and June 27, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period").
Salon City, Inc.
Salon City, Inc. Declares 5:1 Forward Stock Split to Increase Shares Available for Trading
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Salon City, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SLON), a leading media company in the beauty industry with such well-known publications as the Salon City Star Magazine, is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors declared a 5:1 Forward Stock Split on July 3, 2006, for shareholders of record on July 20, 2006. Immediately after the forward stock split, Salon City will have approximately 12.5 million shares of common stock in the float and a total of 928,295,625 shares outstanding.
Salon City, Inc.
Salon City, Inc. Listed for Trading on the Pink Sheets
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Salon City, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SLON), a leading media company in the beauty industry with such well-known publications as the Salon City Star Magazine, is pleased to announce that its common stock has become publicly traded on Pinksheets.com, with the primary market maker being Spartan Securities Group, Ltd.
CapitalPros Network Retained for Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment
LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CapitalPros Network announced that it has been retained for Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment to assist in co-coordinating market activity and communication for (Pink Sheets:POWN) by Media Dynamics. CPN has agreed to reach out and educate the Broker Dealer community through syndication, provide additional press coverage and financial media for POW! through Equity Press International, notify its buying groups of the opportunity and procure additional Market Makers for the company.
Xlibris Releases a Dramatic Novel About Racism
RICHMOND, Calif., July 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- No matter how much society changes, there will always be racial tension, bias and hidden agendas hounding black folk. A dramatic tale of racism and historical prejudice is coming to provoke your thoughts as Xlibris releases The Corporate Plantation, the new novel that goes beyond the barriers of history, written by Mary Ellen Jones.