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Park National Corporation
Park National Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2007 Earnings
NEWARK, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) today reported net income for the third quarter of 2007 totaled $21.3 million, 10.5 percent less than the $23.8 million reported for the same period in 2006. Diluted earnings per share for the third quarter of 2007 were $1.50, a 12.3 percent decrease from 2006's third quarter diluted earnings per share of $1.71. Park's third quarter 2007 earnings include results of operations from Vision Bank, a Florida-based affiliate that joined Park on March 9, 2007.
Vision-Sciences, Inc. Announces Consolidation of Manufacturing Facilities
ORANGEBURG, N.Y., Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Vision-Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:VSCI) ("Vision-Sciences" or the "Company") announced today that it will be consolidating all of its manufacturing operations into its current facility in Orangeburg, New York. As a result of this consolidation, it will be closing its manufacturing facility in Natick, Massachusetts. The Company will transition this consolidation in a controlled fashion to prevent any disruption of activities. It is expected that the closing of the Natick facility will occur over the next 12 months.
The Greenwich Workshop
230 Entries Selected for The Greenwich Workshop's First Annual SmallWorks North America Exhibition and Competition
FAIRFIELD, Conn., Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Working from the submissions of more than 800 artists, The Greenwich Workshop has selected 230 original paintings for inclusion in its first annual SmallWorks(tm) North America Exhibition and Competition, the first and only annual juried exhibition of original miniatures on the East Coast. SmallWorks(tm) is sponsored by The Greenwich Workshop(r), Inc., North America's leading publisher of Fine Art Limited Editions, in conjunction with The Greenwich Workshop Gallery. The exhibition and sale will be held November 24 to December 31 at The Greenwich Workshop Gallery, 1657 Post Road in Fairfield, CT, and can also be previewed online at www.smallworksna.com. Artists submitting work to SmallWorks include such established forces as Christopher Blossom, Don Demers, Paul Landry, Steve Hanks, Don Crowley, Joseph Lorusso, Mian Situ and Ken Auster.
Solutia Files Consensual Plan of Reorganization and Disclosure Statement
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ), a leading manufacturer and provider of high-performance specialty materials and chemicals, today filed a consensual plan of reorganization that has the support of all major constituents in its Chapter 11 case. The plan -- known as the fifth amended plan of reorganization -- was filed today with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York along with Solutia's fifth amended disclosure statement. The agreement that formed the basis for this filing was announced in a press release issued Sept. 26, 2007, which can be viewed by clicking here:
LKQ Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Audio Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, October 25, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time (9:30 a.m. Central Time)
CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- LKQ Corporation (Nasdaq:LKQX), the largest nationwide provider of aftermarket collision replacement products, recycled OEM products, refurbished wheels and bumpers, and related services to repair light vehicles, will release its third quarter 2007 financial earnings results on Thursday, October 25, 2007 before 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To discuss the earnings results, the Company will host an audio webcast that same morning at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time (9:30 a.m. Central Time). The webcast can be accessed via the Company's website at www.lkqcorp.com in the Investor Relations section. An online replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's website approximately two hours after the live presentation and will remain on the site until November 8, 2007.
CDMA Development Group
CDG North America Regional Conference Showcases CDMA2000
COSTA MESA, Calif., Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) today reported the success of this year's 3G CDMA North America Regional Conference, which took place October 8-10, at the Westin Horton Plaza in San Diego. Over 150 key executives from all facets of the CDMA ecosystem convened to discuss the ways in which CDMA2000(r) has emerged as a benchmark wireless telecommunications technology based on its evolutionary path, economies of scale and scope, seamless coverage, affordable multi-mode devices, compatibility and interoperability, and superior performance numbers.
Barrett Business Services, Inc.
BBSI Schedules Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call
VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Barrett Business Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:BBSI) will announce its 2007 third quarter operating results on Wednesday, October 24, 2007, after the market close and will hold its regular quarterly conference call, Thursday, October 25, 2007, at 9:00 a.m. PT.