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Nanosphere to Report 4th Quarter and Year-End Results and Hold Investor Conference Call On Thursday, February 28, 2008
NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Nanosphere, Inc., (Nasdaq:NSPH), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced molecular diagnostics systems, will announce its results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2007 after the market close on Thursday, February 28, 2008. The company will also hold a live conference call and webcast for investors at 5:00 P.M., Eastern Standard Time.
National Corn Growers Association
2008 Commodity Classic Reminder
MEDIA ADVISORY, Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- National Corn Growers Association American Soybean Association
Marten Transport, Ltd.
Marten Transport, Ltd. Announces Participation in BB&T Capital Markets 23rd Annual Transportation Services Conference
MONDOVI, Wis., Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Marten Transport, Ltd. (Nasdaq:MRTN) announced today that it is scheduled to present at the BB&T Capital Markets 23rd Annual Transportation Services Conference at The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida on Wednesday, February 13, 2008, at 11:15 a.m. Eastern Time.
HCC Insurance Holdings
HCC Insurance Holdings Announces Settlement of Class Action Lawsuit
HOUSTON, Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC) announced today that it has reached a settlement, subject to court approval, with the plaintiffs in class action litigation relating to the Company's historic stock option granting practices.
Coastal Banking Company
Coastal Banking Company Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Earnings
BEAUFORT, S.C., Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Coastal Banking Company Inc. (OTCBB:CBCO), the holding company for Lowcountry National Bank in Beaufort, S.C., and First National Bank of Nassau County in Fernandina Beach, Fla., reported net income of $777,490 for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2007, compared to $843,820, in the fourth quarter of 2006. Diluted earnings per share in the fourth quarter of 2007 were $0.29, compared to $0.41 in the same period in 2006.
Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
Sonesta Collection Announces Girlfriends Packages
BOSTON, Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sonesta Collection has announced girlfriends getaway packages with the introduction of Just Us Girls for 2008 -- offered in Miami, Boston, New Orleans and St. Maarten this spring. Details and reservation links are available at www.sonesta.com/justusgirls.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Sponsors Heritage Family Day Series At the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is sponsoring the Heritage Family Day Series at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. The series celebrates the rich fabric of American culture and aims to educate visitors of all ages about the social and cultural contribution of African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, Asians and women to aviation and space exploration. This is the third consecutive year that the company is sponsoring this series.