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Edge Petroleum Corporation
Edge Petroleum Announces Preferred Dividend
HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Edge Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq:EPEX) announced the declaration of a dividend on its 5.75% Series A Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock ("Preferred Stock"). The Dividend Committee of the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.71875 per share on the outstanding Preferred Stock, payable October 15, 2008, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 1, 2008. The total amount of the cash dividend payment will be $2,066,406.
Paragon Shipping Inc.
Paragon Shipping Inc. Holds 2008 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
ATHENS, Greece, Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paragon Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq:PRGN), a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced today that the Company's annual general meeting of shareholders was duly held on September 9, 2008, in Voula, Greece pursuant to a Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders dated July 29, 2008. Computershare Trust Company, Inc. acted as inspector of the meeting.
Electroglas Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results
SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electroglas, Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLS), a leading supplier of wafer probing and software solutions for the semiconductor industry, today reported its operating results for the first fiscal quarter ended August 30, 2008.
Riverview Bancorp, Inc.
Riverview Bancorp Declares $0.045 Cash Dividend
VANCOUVER, Wash., Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Riverview Bancorp (Nasdaq:RVSB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.045 per share. The dividend will be paid on October 15, 2008, to shareholders of record September 30, 2008. This is the 44th consecutive quarterly cash dividend and represents an annualized yield of 2.91% based on the recent stock price.
Marygrove College Tabs Coaches for Volleyball, Cross Country and Men's Soccer
DETROIT, Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marygrove College has added three head coaches to its athletic staff. Karen Graves will initiate a new women's volleyball program, Lee Shaw will direct the new men's and women's cross country teams, and Matt Johnson will head the Marygrove men's soccer program. All coaches are currently recruiting student-athletes for varsity competition beginning in fall 2009.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Achieves Key Technology Readiness Level for Navy's Next-Generation Surface Electronic Warfare Initiative
BALTIMORE, Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has successfully established the required baseline for the U.S. Navy to begin the Systems Design and Development (SDD) phase of its next generation Surface Electronic Warfare (EW) Improvement Program (SEWIP). The key performance and technology readiness factors required for this transition were demonstrated during relevant over-water tests of the MFEW (MultiFunction Electronic Warfare) Advanced Development Model at the Navy's Chesapeake Bay facility, and during the recent RIMPAC Fleet operational exercises.