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Texas Fence Association And Grand Slam For Youth Baseball Help Cut Ribbon On Newly Fenced Youth Ball Field Near Houston’s Ship Channel

HOUSTON, TX /Send2Press Newswire/ — On March 22nd, representatives from the Texas Fence Association, Grand Slam for Youth Baseball, the City of Houston, Magnolia Little League, and the Houston community cut the ribbon on the newly fenced youth ball field at Hidalgo Park. Participating in the event was John Gamble, President of the Texas Fence Association; Fred Arnold, Grand Slam For Youth Baseball Project Manager from Minute Maid; Marian Harper, Vice President of Community Development for the Houston Astros; Carol Alvarado, Mayor Pro-Tem and City Council Member District I; Joe Turner. Director of Houston Parks and Recreation Department; organizers and youth ball players from Magnolia Little League; and supporters of Hidalgo Park.

The Diabetic Sock Store Helps Make Caring for Diabetic Feet Easier Than Ever by Focusing Solely on Footwear Designed for the Needs of People With Diabetes

KANSAS CITY, MO /Send2Press Newswire/ — A Kansas City based company, The Diabetic Sock Store, helps make caring for diabetic feet easier than ever before by focusing solely on footwear products designed specifically for the needs of people with diabetes. People with diabetes have special needs when it comes to choosing their footwear. The right socks can be the first layer of protection against infection and abrasions that can lead to serious problems down the road.

The #1 International Best Seller and New York Times Best Seller ‘A Brother’s Journey’ Sequel Released

PLYMOUTH, MA – March 23, 2005 /Send2Press Newswire/ — PELZER Corp. (www.richardpelzer.com) confirmed the sale of world rights (excluding US rights) of the sequel to the #1 international Best Selling and New York Times Best Selling Hardcover Non-Fiction book ‘A Brother’s Journey’ (ISBN 0-4465-3368-8; $21.95 Time Warner New York) entitled ‘A Teenager’s Journey’ to Time Warner UK, with publication January 2006.

New Research Documents How Organizations Struggle With Project Controls

AMBLER, PA /Send2Press Newswire/ — A survey reported in Chief Project Officer (www.chiefprojectofficer.com) reveals that projects suffer from lack of focus including essential planning, scheduling, and monitoring functions. Of the senior project management practitioners responding to the survey, half reported that their organizations perform project control functions average to poorly.

FILED UNDER: Business | Reports and Studies
 

TeamF1’s High Performance V-IPSecure Software Supports Cavium Networks’ NITROX(tm) Security Processor Family

FREMONT, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — TeamF1, Inc. (www.TeamF1.com), the high-performance embedded networking and security software company, today announced optimized support for Cavium Networks’ NITROX family of security processors in the latest version of its V-IPSecure embedded IPsec/IKE software.

FILED UNDER: Technology
 

Apple iTunes(tm) Releases Keith Thompson’s Pipe Organ Easter Classic, ‘HymnProvisations’

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Eugene Dong, an independent music producer, today announced that Keith Thompson’s pipe organ classic for Easter, ‘HymnProvisations’ is available nationally and internationally through Apple iTunes(tm). In addition to the iTunes(tm) store in the USA, Thompson’s albums are now available in Austria, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Finland, Portugal, France, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom.

Optimal Therapeutics Announces the Signing of a Licensing Agreement with Kwowa Hakko USA for the Ingredient Cognizin(R) to be Included in Their Brain Function Formula Neurovar

CEDAR GROVE, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — Optimal Therapeutics announces the signing of a licensing agreement with Kwowa Hakko USA for the ingredient Cognizin(R) to be included in their brain function formula Neurovar.

FILED UNDER: Fitness
 

Water Features Become Available to 17 Million More Gardeners

DENVER, CO /Send2Press Newswire/ — As a reaction to growing interest in water features, Outdoor Seasons has announced its revolutionary H2Oasis planter fountain kits. The number of Americans who own water features has tripled from 2 to 6 million in the past three years, but to date only homes with large outside areas could accommodate a water garden. Now with the H2Oasis kit, anyone with a small patio, deck or balcony can have a water garden.

New Jersey Based Optimal Therapeutics Announces the Signing of Licensing Agreement for the Trademarked Ingredient Nextrutine(R) in Their Phosoplex Joint Formulation

CEDAR GROVE, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — New Jersey based Optimal Therapeutics announces the signings of licensing agreements for trademarked ingredients in their Phosoplex Joint Formulation. BioCell Collagen II from BioCell Technology LLC and Nextrutine(R) from Next Pharmaceutical are exciting ingredient additions to an already potent joint health formula.

FILED UNDER: Fitness
 

New Book From Sociopathways Debunks The Media-Fueled Myth Of Mothers At War

OAKLAND, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — It’s a shame-fest on Dr. Phil. Oprah hosts an in-studio stoning. And Dr. Laura divides and conquers. Smackdown action in the steamy ring of parental correctness as dogmas duke it out. And outraged viewers play the at-home version. It sizzles. It smokes. And it sells. But what does it really signify?

Transparent Bra Fights The Paint Chip Epidemic

SANTA ROSA, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Transparent Bra LLC announced today that with its unique Paint Protection Film conversion and installation services, Transparent Bra has carved a niche for itself by preventing paint damage on cars, trucks, and RV’s. Transparent Bra, with its nearly invisible semi-permanent bra installation, makes sure that the paint on a new car isn’t virtually sandblasted from everyday driving.

Over 100 Celebrities Sign NASCAR Hood to Auction for Tsunami Relief

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — WINFUEL’s NASCAR Hood with 100+ A-List Celebrity Signatures of Film, Television, Music and Professional Sports On Auction. In an effort to help raise money for Tsunami victims, NASCAR(R) sponsor WINFUEL(tm) and associate sponsor TRIMSPA(R) conceived a unique way to offer a helpful hand to the hopeful hearts of the people in Southeast Asia. The companies took their NASCAR hood backstage and on the red carpet of 5 of Hollywood’s premiere award shows to gather the autographs of celebrities from movies, television, music, and professional sports.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment
 

Relief in the Hood – WINFUEL’s NASCAR Hood with 100+ A-List Celebrity Signatures of Film, Television, Music and Professional Sports On Auction

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — The Tsunami that hit southeast Asia last December claimed thousands upon thousands of lives and devastated countless communities in 6 countries. Today, the region continues its struggle to rebuild communities while its residents attempt to rebuild their lives. In an effort to help raise money for Tsunami victims, NASCAR(R) sponsor WINFUEL(tm) and associate sponsor TRIMSPA(R) conceived a unique way to offer a helpful hand to the hopeful hearts of the people in Southeast Asia. The companies took their NASCAR hood backstage and on the red carpet of 5 of Hollywood’s premiere award shows to gather the autographs of celebrities from movies, television, music, and professional sports.

Medicine Wheel Snow Heroes Feted In Big Bear

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Snow Summit and Bear Mountain Ski Areas hosted some heroes of the Big Bear Medicine Wheel Ceremony over the last two weekends, announced the Native Voices Foundation (NVF – www.nativevoices.org).

Visual Frontier Announces New Contract To Supply ‘Hot Swapper’ Product To Japan’s Third Wave Corporation

TAIPEI, Taiwan /Send2Press Newswire/ — Visual Frontier Inc. (OTCBB: VFTR) announced that it has signed a contract with Japanese electronics dealer Third Wave Corporation of Japan. Under the terms of the agreement, Visual Frontier will supply various products including a variation of the special ‘Hot Swapper’ product and also the Micro Drive (1-inch hard drive) to be distributed to customers throughout the Japanese market. The products are to be sold under brand names of Third Wave to its customers.

FILED UNDER: Business | Public Companies
 

Bestselling Author: Iran Nuclear Talks ‘A Charade’

NASHVILLE, TN /Send2Press Newswire/ — Bestselling author, Jerome Corsi, whose forthcoming book ‘Atomic Iran, to be published by WND Books, addresses the Iranian regime’s nuclear aspirations, calls the current Iran, EU, and United States nuclear talks ‘a charade.’

ID Solutions Announces Results of US Government Tests of Its Fingerprint Matching Technology

ORLANDO, Fla. /Send2Press Newswire/ — ID Solutions, a fingerprint technology company with expertise in large scale biometric projects, is proud to announce the results of thorough testing of its technology by the U.S. Government. Test Results Place ID Solutions in Top Tier Alongside AFIS Industry Giants.

Study Finds FDA Rx Actions Suspicious

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Dr. Gary Lawson announced the results of a two-year study showing that the large sums of money paid yearly to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) by the brand name pharmaceutical manufacturers gives the drug industry financial leverage and influence over the FDA. The study concluded that until the drug industry money or the strings attached to the money are eliminated, U.S. citizens should be extremely cautious and highly suspicious of FDA actions related to prescription drugs.

FILED UNDER: Fitness
 

WhosARat.com Prospers Despite Criticism from Officials

BOSTON, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ — WhosARat.com the largest online database of informants and agents, today announced that it has quadrupled in size in just six months despite criticism from members of law enforcement thanks to its overwhelming popularity with attorneys and concerned citizens.

Little Scoops, Inc. Announces Sale of Upcoming Franchises

BLAUVELT, NY /Send2Press Newswire/ — LS Franchise Corp. (www.littlescoops.com) co-founders, Michelle Violetto and Tanya Ehrlich, announced today the sale of their first 3 franchises. With the success of the first corporate owned store in Blauvelt, NY and the second corporate store in Pleasantville, NY, Violetto and Ehrlich plan to share their successful business plan with the recent owners of Cranford, NJ; Middletown, NY; and Ridgewood, NJ.

FILED UNDER: Business | Retail and Franchise
 

Wildfire Lighting and Visual Effects Enhances Disney Cruise Lines Pirates in the Caribbean Party

LOS ANGELES, CA and PORT CANAVERAL, FL /Send2Press Newswire/ — Wildfire Lighting and Visual Effects, a world leader in the creation of ultraviolet visual effects for themed architectural and entertainment based venues, today announced that they will provide a UV sensitive scenic mural of a ship for Disney Cruise Lines’ Pirates in the Caribbean party.

McAlister’s Deli Caters To Franchisees With The Tibersoft IQ Cost Control Solution

WESTBOROUGH, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ — Tibersoft (www.tibersoft.com), the expert in food chain cost control systems, announced today that McAlister’s Corporation, the rapidly growing Mississippi-based quick-casual chain, will implement the Tibersoft IQ solution. The Tibersoft cost control system will provide total visibility of purchasing activity across McAlister’s 23 company-owned and 130 franchise locations in the chain’s ‘own data language.’

Texas Instruments Licenses Impulsesoft’s Bluetooth(R) Multimedia Technology for Mobile Phones

NEW ORLEANS, LA – CTIA Wireless 2005 /Send2Press Newswire/ — Impulsesoft announced today that Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) has licensed Impulsesoft’s iWALTZ multimedia platform for Microsoft(R) Windows Mobile(tm). Targeted at handset manufacturers worldwide, the iWALTZ platform from Impulsesoft has been optimized on TI’s Bluetooth single-chip technology enabling mobile phone manufacturers to rapidly bring to market a complete Bluetooth stereo multimedia solution.

FILED UNDER: Technology | Telecom and VoIP
 

Reclaiming A Life – Hottest TV Show, A&E’s Intervention, Mirrors Author’s Experience Reclaiming Her Soul And Her Daughter

NEW FAIRFIELD, CT /Send2Press Newswire/ — The storyline of one of the season’s hottest television shows, A&E’s Intervention is almost a mirror reflection of Lisa J. Whaley’s story told in ‘Reclaiming My Soul From The Lost And Found.’

Nomobobo, Inc. Launches Controversial Scholarship Competition for High School Teens

SEATTLE, WA /Send2Press Newswire/ — HSHotties.com, an online community for high school students, is promoting the first of its kind online competition for students to win a college scholarship of up to $20,000 just for being hot. Students submit their photos to judge and be judged by their peers in the hopes of being voted the Hottest High Schooler in America. High School teens may also interact with other students across the nation, win daily and monthly give-a-ways, build relationships and help support charitable organizations.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment | Offbeat
 

For Greater Northwest Medical Group The Future Is Now!

BUFFALO GROVE, IL /Send2Press Newswire/ — Greater Northwest Medical Group, including eleven Internal Medicine and Family Practice physicians, treating patients at its Buffalo Grove, Arlington Heights, and Park Ridge offices, announces its transition from traditional paper medical charts to Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

FILED UNDER: Health and Medical
 

SoftForYou Releases ‘Customer Request’ Version of Popular Internet Filtering Software

CHAPEL HILL, NC – March 14, 2005 /Send2Press Newswire/ — The SoftForYou Company, a vendor of Internet filtering and child safety software products – today announced the release of iProtectYou Pro Version v7.06, the latest version of its highly-regarded, award-winning Internet Filtering / Parental Control software. This version is fully based on requests expressed by customers.

FILED UNDER: Software | Technology
 

UVSolutions Announces Breakthrough Design for Portable Instant Water Purification for Travelers, Hikers, Military Personnel, Etc.

BOSTON, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ — Ultraviolet disinfection technology developed for hospital-use is now available for incorporation in portable water bottles with UVSolutions LLC’s proprietary technology (www.uvs-ultraclean.com).

FILED UNDER: Fitness
 

Demanding Accountability: Youth Visit State Representatives to Prepare for BYV! Leadership Conference

WASHINGTON, DC /Send2Press Newswire/ — In an effort to leverage the historic youth voter turnout in 2004, a cadre of young activists across the country have identified issues important to them and are visiting state representatives to discuss how they will address those issues. The task is a pre-conference assignment for the Fifth Annual Black Youth Vote! (BYV!) Civic Leadership Conference, Hip Hop Activism: Revolutionizing Black Power, April 7-9, at the National Education Association in Washington, DC.

Doritos Chip That Looks Like The Pope’s Hat Up For Auction

SALEM, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ — A Doritos(R) Chip that amazingly resembles the Pope’s Mitre (a.k.a. His Holiness’ ‘really tall hat’) was found in a bag of Doritos ‘Nacho Cheesier Doritos’ this evening, according to The Chadwick family of Salem, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment | Offbeat
 

Wildfire Lighting and Visual Effects Take Phoenix’s New Club Palazzo from Wedding Days into Disco Nights

LOS ANGELES, Calif. and PHOENIX, Az. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Wildfire Lighting and Visual Effects (www.wildfirefx.com), a world leader in the creation of ultraviolet visual effects for themed architectural and entertainment based venues, today announced that they will provide UV sensitive dual- image scenic art and high powered UV lighting fixtures for world renowned designer Steven Rodgers’ new club Palazzo, Phoenix’s premiere wedding spot and now hottest nightclub.

Snow Hero of San Bernardinos Gifted With Joy of Skiing

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — ‘All We Need Is a Miracle’ played on the Snow Summit Lodge’s loudspeaker when Bennie LeBeau (local Serrano-Eastern Shoshone), arrived for his ski lesson gift over the weekend. ‘He was treated like a homecoming hero for leading the Big Bear Medicine Wheel Ceremony on November 15th, 2004, which helped restore the magnificent lake, trees, springs, and best snow in 35 years,’ reported Olympic skier, Suzy Chaffee, co-chair of Native Voices Foundation (NVF).

SilverJewelryClub.com Celebrates Grand Opening with a Sterling Gemstone Jewelry Give-Away

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — D.G.P.J., Inc., a Los Angeles based jewelry manufacturing company today announced that in celebration of the launch of their new website, www.SilverJewelryClub.com, they will offer pieces from their newest collection of silver gemstone jewelry for free.

Impulsesoft’s Bluetooth Audio Suite brings Wireless Music to Microsoft Windows(R) Mobile Platform

HANOVER, GERMANY – CeBIT 2005 /Send2Press Newswire/ — Impulsesoft, the world’s leading Bluetooth stereo solution company, announced the release of iWALTZ(tm) – Impulsesoft Wireless Audio Suite for Windows(R) Mobile. iWALTZ enables OEMs to bring multimedia phones quicker to market by leveraging Microsoft’s Bluetooth infrastructure and Impulsesoft’s market-leading technology for wireless multimedia.

FILED UNDER: Technology | Telecom and VoIP
 

Somebody Good, Inc. Hires Maura Murphy-Barrosse as Head of Marketing

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Somebody Good, Inc. Legal Secretary Referral Service announced today that Maura Murphy-Barrosse has been added to their team as head of marketing. Somebody Good, Inc., based in Culver City, has been has been referring temporary and temp-to-perm legal secretaries and general office personnel to law firms in Los Angeles, Century City, Beverly Hills, West L.A. and the Valley since 2001.

FILED UNDER: Business | Employment and HR
 

Mr. Service Home and Repair Announces New Unlimited Home Service Package Which Includes Plumbing, Electric, and A/C Services

MIAMI, FL /Send2Press Newswire/ — Mr. Service Home and Repair Corp. (www.mrserviceonline.com), a Miami-based company, which has been developing and delivering high quality outsourced property maintenance solutions for residential property owners since 1998, today announced their new Gold Card membership package which includes unlimited plumbing, electric and A/C service for one low membership fee of $199 a year.

FILED UNDER: Real Estate
 

Hip Hop Newcomer Chopper to Promote New Line of Rap Snacks

CHICAGO, IL /Send2Press Newswire/ — Bad Boy recording artist Chopper, a.k.a. Young City of the worldwide platinum rap group ‘Da Band,’ recently signed on as the spokesperson for Rap Snacks Pork Skins and Cracklins, a new product line being launched by the Chicago-based Evans Food Group (www.evansfood.com) and Rap Snacks, Inc., headquartered in Philadelphia.

FILED UNDER: Food and Beverage
 

Group Midwest Adds Innovative Allworx Products to Its Lineup

ROCHESTER, NY /Send2Press Newswire/ — Allworx(R) partners with Group Midwest. Group Midwest, a worldwide leader in telecommunications and information technologies products, has expanded its product range with the popular Allworx portfolio.

FILED UNDER: Technology | Telecom and VoIP
 

Sharrow Group Helps Home Builders Assess the Cost of Turnover

ROCHESTER, NY /Send2Press Newswire/ – Sharrow Group, a national executive search and consulting firm serving the home building industry, announces an innovative, online Turnover Cost Calculator to help builders understand the true impact of turnover on their bottom line. With home building turnover averaging 20 to 25% annually, successful companies know the competitive advantage of reducing its cost.

Small Businesses Pioneer the Use of Video in On-line Marketing

CINCINNATI, OH /Send2Press Newswire/ — One might not expect small businesses to be pushing the envelope in terms of using video to market online, but they are. Small to mid-size businesses nationwide have turned to Internet Video Commercials for the first time this year. ‘The use of internet video as a promotional tool is one of the fastest growing segments of the internet,’ explains Jim Schmidt, president of eMediaGroup, Inc.