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Attendees and VIPs of the Fourth Annual La Femme Film Festival are in for a Special Party Favor
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It's In The Bag (www.itsinthebaginc.com) announced today that celebrity honorees, panelists, presenters and award winners at the 2008 LA Femme Film Festival are in for a very special gift bag full of unique items by the gift bag marketing company. Not only will the VIPs for this year's festival receive an elegant gift bag full of luxe products that represent the talents of many independent designers and manufacturers from around the country, but so will the attendees. The 2008 LA Femme Film Festival will be held October 16 - 19th, 2008, at The Fine Arts Theater in Beverly Hills. Visit www.lafemme.org for more information on the festival and events.
NightHawk Radiology Services
NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. to Host Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Results
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:NHWK), the leading provider of radiology solutions to radiology groups and hospitals throughout the United States, today announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday October 29, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. (EDT) with management to review the Company's third quarter 2008 earnings results.
City National Bank
City National Now Accepting Applications for Literacy Grants
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Bank is now accepting applications from educators for grants to support literacy-based projects at elementary, middle and high schools in California, New York and Nevada.
Klayman & Toskes P.A.
The Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes Files Arbitration Claim Against Charles Schwab Following $542,340 FINRA Arbitration Award -- SCHW, SWYSX, SWYPX
NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A., www.nasd-law.com, announced today that it filed another securities arbitration claim against Charles Schwab (Nasdaq:SCHW) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's ("FINRA") Office of Dispute Resolution. The claim was filed on behalf of investors who purchased Schwab's YieldPlus Select Fund (Nasdaq:SWYSX) and Schwab's YieldPlus Fund (Nasdaq:SWYPX). Klayman & Toskes' most recent arbitration filing comes on the heels of a FINRA Arbitration Award which held Charles Schwab responsible for an investor's losses in Schwab's YieldPlus Fund. In that arbitration, Case No. 07-03069, the Claimant sought to recover $667,000 which was lost in the YieldPlus Fund. The Arbitration Panel found Charles Schwab liable and awarded the Claimant $542,340 in compensatory damages. In another FINRA Arbitration Award, Case No. 07-02674, a FINRA arbitrator awarded a Claimant 100% of the losses sustained in the YieldPlus Select Fund. The arbitrator found Charles Schwab liable, and awarded the Claimant $18,425.
Trimble Navigation Limited
Trimble Announces Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trimble (Nasdaq:TRMB) will hold a conference call on Oct. 23rd, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. PT to review its third quarter 2008 results. The call will be broadcast live on the Web at http://investor.trimble.com. Investors without Internet access may dial into the call at (800) 528-9198 (U.S.) or (706) 634-6089 (international).
Edge Petroleum Corporation
Edge Petroleum Updates Third Quarter Operations and Future Plans
HOUSTON, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Edge Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq:EPEX) (Nasdaq:EPEXP) reported today that it logged a total of five wells in the third quarter 2008. Three additional wells have been logged since the end of the third quarter bringing the total wells drilled year-to-date to 23 with an apparent success rate of 91%. This well count includes the Chapman Ranch #19 well, spud in the first quarter, which was temporarily abandoned after experiencing an underground flow before reaching the planned total depth. One well is preparing to spud in south Texas and another is drilling in southeast New Mexico. Five wells are currently being completed. Edge continues to operate at a reduced capital expenditure level; however, current expectations for the fourth quarter are to drill an additional four to seven wells for a total of 27 to 30 wells for the full year.
SB Financial Group
Rurban Financial Corp. Operating Income Increases 55 Percent
DEFIANCE, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:RBNF), a diversified financial services holding company and parent of The State Bank and Trust Company (State Bank) and RDSI Banking Services (RDSI), reported third quarter 2008 earnings of $1.42 million, or $0.29 per diluted share, an increase of 64.9 percent and 70.6 percent, respectively, above the $864,000, or $0.17 per diluted share, reported in the third quarter of 2007. In addition, this improvement was 5.0 percent and 3.6 percent, respectively, above the 2008 second quarter earnings of $1.36 million, or $0.28 per diluted share.