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1000 Friends of Florida
Non-Profit Groups Oppose Scripps Development Project Located Next to Everglades
PALM BEACH and TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Sept. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Placing a development the size of downtown West Palm Beach immediately beside the Everglades is wrong says a group of statewide nonprofit advocacy organizations. With a public hearing to grant zoning approvals for the Scripps Project looming, 1000 Friends of Florida, Florida Wildlife Federation, Audubon of Florida, and the Environmental and Land Use Law Center, repeated their opposition to this site.
Nightlight Christian Adoptions
O.C. Adoption Group Named Congressional `Angel in Adoption(tm)'
WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) will honor Orange County's Nightlight Christian Adoptions at its 2004 Angels in Adoptions(tm) awards ceremony on Thursday, September 23, 2004 in Washington, D.C. Nightlight Christian Adoptions was selected by U.S. Representative Edward R. Royce to be one of 175 honorees from across the nation for their work to improve the lives of foster care children and orphans as well as for their groundbreaking embryo-adoption "Snowflakes Program."
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces An Increase In Quarterly Dividend
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Sept. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced an increase of the quarterly dividend of $0.005 per share, or 3.2% to $0.16 per share on 2,811,186 shares of its common stock to be paid on October 15, 2004, to stockholders of record on October 1, 2004.
Tornet to Sell Malmstaden
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fastighets AB Tornet has previously announced the sale of its subsidiary Malmstaden. Agreements covering all Malmstaden's properties have now been signed.