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Learn from a Pro – Sudoku Puzzles with the Guidance You Always Wanted!

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Indy-Tech Publishing, the publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC (www.samswebsite.com), has announced the February 2006 release of ‘Absolute Sudoku,’ ISBN 0-7906-1329-8.

Chef Oliver Saucy Celebrates His 20th Anniversary at Cafe Maxx and Discusses the Modern American Cuisine

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This year marks Oliver Saucy’s twentieth anniversary as the Executive Chef of Darrel & Oliver’s Cafe Maxx. The world renowned South Florida restaurant, which was once a question on Jeopardy, has been at the culinary forefront thanks to Saucy’s inspired creations. During these past two decades, the award-winning celebrity chef has sculpted his own style of Modern American Cuisine.

PreViser and OralCare Corporation Partner in Japan to Provide Oral Disease Risk Assessment

MOUNT VERNON, WA – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PreViser Corporation, a Washington State-based provider of patented oral disease and risk assessment software technology to the dental industry, announced today the finalization of a licensing agreement with OralCare Corporation of Tokyo, Japan to market PreViser technology to dentists within Japan.

Travel Expert Fred Brenner Has Devised 40 Brainteasers for Your Audience Related to U.S. and Canadian Travel and Geography

LAKE ZURICH, IL – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Travel expert Fred Brenner is able to provide entertaining and informative answers and explanations to your audience to forty fascinating and thought-provoking brainteasers devised by Brenner related to U.S. and Canadian travel and geography. Brenner has traveled on two-lane roads in all fifty U.S. states as well as in nearly every province and territory of Canada. He devised the questions and discovered their little-known answers through his extensive travels, study of maps, and by performing detailed research.

FILED UNDER: Travel and Tourism
 

Long Term Care Insurance More Attractive Thanks to New Law; Answer Service from LTC Financial Partners Tells Who Can Benefit and How

KIRKLAND, WA – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Deficit Reduction Act, signed into law by President Bush on February 8, ‘promises to encourage millions of Americans to buy long term care insurance,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage. But he cautions, ‘The legislation is a mine field of complexity that will vary from state to state as local programs roll out. The consumer needs help from experts to know if they can benefit and how.’

FILED UNDER: Finance | Insurance
 

‘A Search of African American Life, Achievement and Culture’ Chronicles Struggles and Success over the Past 500 Years

DALLAS, TX – Feb. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Did you know that the potato chip, fire extinguisher and lunar surface ultraviolet camera were all invented by African Americans? These facts and more can be found in Author John Cothran’s newly published book, ‘A Search of African American Life, Achievement and Culture’ (ISBN: 0963400207 / 0963400215).

As Enterprise Network Complexity Rises, Outsourcing to a Managed Service Provider Increases Savings, Says Insight Research

BOONTON, NJ – Feb. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. managed services market will grow at a compounded rate of 22 percent over the next five years due to growth in all segments of the managed services value chain, says a new market study from Insight Research. In today’s sophisticated communications environment, it is the managed service providers that are in the best position to assist the enterprise customer as the promise of new IP capabilities greatly increases management complexity. Thus, revenues associated with the managed services market will grow from $34 billion in 2006 to nearly $94 billion in 2011.

FILED UNDER: Business | Reports and Studies
 

Staten Island Yacht Sales Named Exclusive Cabo Dealer in New York

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Feb. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a statement released today, president and CEO of Staten Island Yacht Sales, Frank Bongiorno, announced that the company has become the official dealer for Cabo Yachts for the state of New York.

Better ‘n Peanut Butter, the Only Low Fat Peanut Butter Spread, Helps Win Battle of the Bulge

WATERMILL, NY – Feb. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Better ‘n Peanut Butter, an all natural, delicious peanut butter spread from Wonder Natural Foods Corp. based in Watermill, NY, is pleasantly surprising dieters around the country. With 85% less fat and 40% less calories than regular peanut butter, Better ‘n Peanut Butter is quickly becoming a staple in the households of America’s weight watchers.

FILED UNDER: Food and Beverage
 

Clinical Study Confirms Safety and Efficacy of Novel Germicidal Device to Help Prevent Hospital-Acquired Infections

BOSTON, MA – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Catheter site infections are among the most common and serious hospital-acquired infections. UVSolutions announces that data from a recently completed clinical study confirms its patented catheter site disinfection system (also patented for wound care) is safe and efficacious on the most sensitive skin.

Can Pixels Save a Marriage? An Ohio Man Wants to Find Out!

CINCINNATI, OH – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — An Ohio man is trying to save his marriage using the latest craze in advertising… pixel ads. He’s hoping his website (PixelsSavedMyMarriage.com) will help him pay down the debt that’s slowly destroying his marriage. Can it be done? Mike Browning plans to find out!

Java Sutra: Feel-Good Coffee Perks up Sex Life and Percolates Passion

PORTLAND, OR – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Java Sutra, a Portland-based company, recently unveiled a nutrient-infused, life-enhancement coffee designed to boost sexual energy in men and women. Java Sutra’s ingredients are organically grown using socially and ecologically responsible methods.

FILED UNDER: Food and Beverage
 

New England’s Powow River Poets Featured in New Anthology by a Florida Publisher That’s Making Waves

FLAGLER BEACH, FL – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Publishing, a small press with a big vision, released its newest book, ‘The Powow River Anthology,’ a collection of poetry by 24 members of the celebrated Powow River Poets.

Armor Electric Announces Prototype Delivery for Mexico Contract

SOLANA BEACH, CA – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Armor Electric Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ARME) wishes to announce that Majestic Auto Ltd., a division of Hero Motors of India, has completed the engineering and manufacturing of the test model three wheel electric powered taxi cabs to be delivered to the taxi cab company in Mexico City for the Joint Venture Group.

FILED UNDER: Business | Public Companies
 

Who’s Who at the 2006 International Art Expo?

NEW YORK, NY – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — At this year’s New York Decor International Art Expo, scheduled March 2 – 6, some of the most intriguing, magnificent, unique and original works of fine art will be on display. Featured will be new, emerging and dynamic artist Donald J. Davenport. Davenport brings to market unique and different original works of mixed medium art. Davenports’ depth and technical values in surrealistic realism with an edge of symbolism will certainly captivate the attention of many viewers attending this year show.

New Psychic Medium TV Special ‘Messages’ to Air March 4th in Dallas, Texas

DALLAS, TX – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Omni Visual Media has produced a 1 hour special for television named ‘Messages with Carla Mae’ airing on UPN21 in Dallas – Fort Worth on March 4th, 2006 at 6 – 7pm. The new program features internationally renowned medium Carla Mae as she touches people’s lives by connecting them with the other side, as well as documents gripping spiritual stories of miracles, growth and healing.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment | Television
 

Tibersoft Announces Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Chooses Tibersoft IQ Solution for Supply Chain Cost Control

WESTBOROUOGH, MA – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tibersoft, the expert in food cost control systems for the foodservice industry, announced that Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc., the casual dining company that serves up wholesome, fun, feel-good experiences by offering its guests high-quality gourmet burgers and innovative menu items in a family-friendly environment, will utilize Tibersoft IQ to provide timely and accurate product movement information.

Parties Announce $4.45 Million Settlement of Overtime and Other Wage and Hour Claims for New York Employees of Service Corp. International Affiliates

NEW YORK, NY – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Law Office of Richard T. Seymour, P.L.L.C. and The Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Firm, LLP, counsel for a class of present and former employees of Service Corp. International affiliates, and Baker & Hostetler LLP, counsel for Service Corp. International, and its affiliates, are today announcing a settlement in Sines et al. v. Service Corp. International (SCI), et al., a case in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

FILED UNDER: Legal and Law
 

Buddha’s Ancient Wisdom for Modern Secular Life

HOUSTON, TX – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One may call it Buddha’s ancient path, yet the word ‘ancient’ is suitable only to identify the 2500-year-old texts from which these ideas are taken. The wisdom offered is practical, useful, and exceedingly relevant to modern life. In his book ‘Beautiful Living: Buddha’s Way to Prosperity, Wisdom, and Inner Peace’ (ISBN: 0-9772343-0-4), Bhikkhu Basnagoda Rahula reveals, in simple yet elegant language, the steps and techniques Buddha recommended for the success and happiness of his lay community.

Point to Point, Inc. Announces Emergence from Bankruptcy; Components of Bankruptcy Financing

KANSAS CITY, MO – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Point to Point, Inc. (formerly known as Point to Point Business Development, Inc.) announced that it will emerge from bankruptcy today. The reorganization plan includes a line of credit arranged through AGS Capital LLC, a private equity firm located in Indianapolis, IN.

Entrepreneur Ups the Ante and Sells Domain Name for $1 More than Sex.com for Chance at Breaking World Record

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — What’s in a name? Apparently, a lot. TheRecordBreakingDomain.com Website is excited to announce that they are upping the ante for their domain name from $7,500,001 to $12,000,001 – $1 more than the unofficial record of Sex.com, whose sale recently made international headlines – and millions more than the official record holder, Business.com.

New Album from The G-Man Released With Controversial Cover

LOS ANGELES, CA – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scott G, who records as The G-Man), has released his 5th full-length CD entitled MOTION POTION with a cover design that some church groups find suggestive and disturbing.

Agents Flocking to LTC Financial Partners, the Fast-Growing Long Term Care Insurance Brokerage; ‘Top Producers Want to Be Owners,’ the Company Explains

KIRKLAND, WA – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage, has grown from 91 agents a year ago to 167 today, a whopping 84% increase. What’s the big draw? ‘Ownership,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO. ‘The best agents come to us because they want a piece of the action. They also want the professional status of partnership, as in law firms.’

FILED UNDER: Finance | Insurance
 

Harper Arrington Publishing and Media Releases Announces ‘Are You the Next Hot Designer’ National Contest

DETROIT, MI – Feb. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Harper Arrington Publishing and Media today announced their first annual ‘Are You the Next Hot Designer’ National Contest, which is sponsored by startingaclothingline.com, and is open to designers, aspiring designers, and anyone with a flair for fashion. The first prize winner will receive the HADDS 2.0 Fashion Design Software plus a special added prize pack valued at over $250.00.

Staples, Comcast Sign On as Sponsors for Home Office Expo

BOSTON, MA – Feb. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — South Street Media announced today that Staples and Comcast Workplace have joined the growing list of sponsors for the premiere Home Office Expo, being held June 2-4, 2006, at the Bayside Expo Center in Boston, signing on as title sponsors for the event.

FILED UNDER: Regional Events
 

Alien Apparatus’ Solo Performer Show Controller Version 3 Sports a New User Interface and Improved Lighting Control Functionality

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Alien Apparatus Company, Inc. releases Solo Performer Show Controller version 3. Solo Performer Show Controller is a system for controlling the background music, lyrics displays, MIDI effects, and light shows for musicians. The system is unique in that all functionality can be controlled by the musician while performing by using a six-button foot controller to control software that runs on Windows and Macintosh computers.

Artist Perreaoult Daniels, ‘Controversial Images are Achilles Heel of Terrorist’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Artist Perreaoult Daniels announces that all Controversial Images found on his Web site are free for use in any broadcast, print or Internet media. The Artist has been threatened, his studio broken into and computer destroyed. Perreaoult’s position is that ‘We artists are portraying a reality that we perceive, if the image offends then perhaps it reflects a reality that others do not wish to acknowledge. It is the Achilles heel of the advocates of terror.’

DevTeam: LiveRepair.com Expands into Outsourced Software Development

THORNWOOD, NY – Feb. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LiveRepair.com Inc., a leading provider of remote support solutions, officially announced a new direction in the company’s growth. LiveRepair.com’s software development department that was previously more focused on creating software and Web solutions for internal use and integration/customization projects now forms a new company division named DevTeam (devteam.liverepair.com). It will focus on supplying outsourced software development, as well as Web site design and Web development services for companies worldwide.

Emerald Systems Partners with M2SYS to Provide Customers with Integrated Fingerprint Software for Positive Inmate Identification

ATLANTA, GA – Feb. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology, an innovator in biometric technology research and development, announced it has finalized a long-term partnership agreement with Emerald Systems, a leading provider of web based high technology applications for the public safety industry, to integrate the M2SYS patent-pending fingerprint recognition solution called Bio-Plugin(TM) into the Emerald JADE II Inmate & Facility Management System. The technology is now available to Emerald’s growing customer base of detention centers throughout the U.S.

FILED UNDER: Software | Technology
 

Fighting the Spread of Disease Among Airline Passengers

ENCINO, CA – Feb. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — International travel is often cited as a major factor in the global spread of disease. Contracting an illness while aboard an airplane can be a serious matter. From the annoying common cold to more serious SARS infections, air travelers are exposed to more germs and disease than ever before. A fast growing company in Southern California has recently produced a product which could allay many of these fears. Aero-San Corporation has designed and manufactures convenient and affordable airline seat cover and head rest packages under the name of Traveller’s Edge(TM).

FILED UNDER: Travel and Tourism
 

CADFORCE Secures $1.7 Million in Series A Funding Led By Santa Barbara-Based Venture Capital Firm, Rincon Venture Partners

LOS ANGELES, CA – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CADFORCE, Inc., a Los Angeles-based provider of outsourced CAD drafting services for architects and homebuilders, has secured a $1.7 million Series A round of financing led by Rincon Venture Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm, based in Santa Barbara, CA. The Series A round also included members of Southern California’s Tech Coast Angels, and a handful of other industry insiders. Douglas Webster, Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions at MCI, and Jim Andelman, General Partner at Rincon Venture Partners, will join Robert Vanech, Chief Executive Officer of CADFORCE, on the Board.

Neotrope Hosting Gives ‘The Boot’ to Texas – Recommends Companies Leave the Lone Star State Alone

TORRANCE, CA – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Neotrope(R) Hosting today announced it will be moving all of its Web server hardware out of the co-location facilities located within the state of Texas, and specifically, Dallas County, due to an alleged ‘extortion tax’ on companies who co-locate computer equipment with hosting facilities in that state, after receiving a ‘property tax’ bill for 2005 which amounts to 8% of the value of the hardware simply for the pleasure of the machine sitting in a rack in Dallas County.

Posse Construction Joins Metallic Building Company As Authorized Builder

WASHINGTON, DC – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Posse Construction Services LLC today announced that it is now an official Authorized Builder for Metallic Building Company. The construction company based out of Washington D.C., currently has customers in Virginia, Maryland and District of Columbia. Historically, Posse Construction Services has served in the residential remodeling and restoration arena.

Pregnant Brides no Longer Face Problem of Finding Maternity Wedding Dresses

SANTA BARBARA, CA – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A recent survey of bridal shop owners indicates that as many as 1 in every 5 brides is pregnant. Yet, until now, finding a maternity wedding dress was like finding a needle in a haystack. Now in their second year, Maternity Bride by Jessica Kustura (www.MaternityBride.com) offers a full line of maternity wedding dresses and maternity bridesmaid gowns.

National Mortgage Compliance Expert, Donald Lampe, to Present at ComplianceEase’s 2006 Mortgage Compliance Outlook Webinar

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ComplianceEase, a leading provider of compliance and risk-management solutions, is hosting the 2006 Mortgage Compliance Outlook Webinar. This Webinar offers attendees expert insight and information about the significant regulatory compliance issues of 2006.

FILED UNDER: Banking | Finance
 

NBA All-Star Game is in the Cards

GLENDALE, CA – Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Just in time for the 2006 NBA All-Star game, publisher AllPro Deal, Inc. announces the release of the 2006 NBA Sports Playing Cards. Following the success of last season’s product debut, the 2006 edition contains new players and rankings for those NBA All-Stars popular enough to make the cut. A proven collectible souvenir and NBA favorite for fans and game players, the Sports Playing Cards offer 52 full-color hand-painted caricature portraits of the NBA’s best on a deck of casino-quality playing cards.

Styles That Swing: Cocchia Hits the Women’s Golf Clothing Scene with a Full Line for Fall/Winter 2006

SAN DIEGO, CA – Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — San Diego based COCCHIA announced today the launch of their brand new women’s golf apparel company, complete with a full line of mix n’ match pieces for Fall/Winter 2006.

Create a Business that ‘eNthems’ out from the Crowd: A Company Anthem Provides a Competitive Edge

SACRAMENTO, CA – Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Every country has a national anthem, so why not every company? That is exactly the question that eNthem.com puts forth to potential customers. This new and innovative Website offers businesses the opportunity to create a personal song or ‘eNthem.’ Why have customers listen to ‘on-hold’ music, when you can use these precious minutes to communicate what your company is all about?

CA Certifies HostBridge as Interoperable with Advantage CA-Ideal for CA-Datacom: Integration Using XML and Web Services

STILLWATER, OK – Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HostBridge Technology, the provider of HostBridge software for XML-enabling CICS, today announced that CA has certified the HostBridge integration software as interoperable with Advantage CA-Ideal for CA-Datacom (Advantage CA-Ideal), enabling organizations to integrate Advantage CA-Ideal applications with Web services platforms, application servers, or other host applications.

Hearts Rapidly Devoured at Valentine’s Day Massacre – GoldenPalace.com Eating Contest Commemorates Infamous Mob Hit

CHICAGO, IL – Feb. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a violent display of mass consumption, Chicago native Patrick Bertoletti, arguably the fastest rising rookie in the sport of competitive eating, slaughtered the competition by eating nearly 2 pounds of chocolate hearts at the GoldenPalace.com Valentine’s Day Chocolate Massacre this morning to win $5000.