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Penn's Landing Corporation
Education Creates a World of Possibilites During Sunoco Welcome America! `Kids' Days' at Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sunoco Welcome America! invites all kids ages 13 & under to create their own world at its annual Kids' Day event, Saturday, July 5th and Sunday, July 6th from 10 am to 5 pm on Penn's Landing Festival Pier, Columbus Boulevard and Spring Garden Street. Children and their families will enjoy a variety of FREE games & activities designed to educate and entertain including a special appearance by Radio Disney cast members at the AM640 Radio Disney Tent where kids can win lots of prizes and enjoy performances from Nate Sallie, XIT 88 and more!
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman, Avondale Unions Propose Extended Contract, Increased Wages
NEW ORLEANS, June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Negotiators for Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Ship Systems sector and the unions of the New Orleans Metal Trades Council have agreed to extend their current labor agreement, and significantly increase wages for Union represented employees at the company's Avondale Operations in New Orleans and Tallulah, La., as well as at the Gulfport Operations in Mississippi.
Love and Romance Not Only for the Young -- New Novel Targets Mature Romance Readers
INGLIS, Fla., June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- For some the past is simply history; for others it's a kaleidoscope of happy memories. To Kate McKenzie, central character in Seeth Miko Trimpert's new novel Bear Crossing (now available through 1stBooks), the past is tragic, unfinished business. A woman of 47, Kate has lived. She has come through a bad marriage, raised children and survived devastating heartbreak. Now she lives a busy, though emotionally isolated life as the keeper of Bear Crossing, a small inn on the banks of the Withlacoochee River in west central Florida.
Marriages are too Precious to Watch Fall Apart -- New Book Helps Couples Solve their Marital Problems for Good
SILVER SPRING, Md., June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Author Mary Carter Byrd, R.N., has created an easy-to-read, informative guide to find solutions for the issues many people deal with every day: marital and family problems. In Honey, Our Marriage is Too Precious to do Nothing!, (now available through 1stBooks), she tells of her own experiences and the lessons she learned in order to help other couples solve their problems and maintain a healthy, happy relationship.