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Athena Real Estate, LLC
Athena Real Estate Acquires Cypress Gardens Campground and RV Park in Central Florida
DANBURY, Conn., Oct. 20, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athena Real Estate, a real estate investment and advisory firm focused on specialty collateral types, announced the acquisition of the Cypress Gardens Campground and RV Park (formerly Holiday Travel Park), a 191-site campground located in Winter Haven, Florida (www.cypressgardenscampground.com). The acquisition included the related RV sales and truck rental and storage businesses. The interests were sold by a retiring businessman.
Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP
Top Antitrust Specialist Joins Paul Hastings in Washington, D.C.
Washington, Oct. 20, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, a leading international law firm, announced today that Michael Cohen, formerly of Heller Ehrman LLP, has joined Paul Hastings as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office.
NASDAQ OMX Named to S&P 500 Index
NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that following the close of trading on Tuesday, October 21, the company will be added to the membership of the S&P 500 Index, aligning the company with America's most prominent corporations.
Silverstar Holdings, Ltd.
Silverstar's Empire Interactive Releases Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams for Nintendo DS on November 11
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 20, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empire Interactive, an international publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software and a unit of Silverstar Holdings (Nasdaq:SSTR), will release the highly anticipated Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams for Nintendo DS(tm) on November 11, 2008. The title will be distributed by Atari, Inc. in North America under the terms of an exclusive, multi-year distribution deal between Atari and Empire Interactive which was signed in August 2008.