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Nutrition Experts Provide Insider Tips for Women at Upcoming Boston Wellness Expo

BOSTON, Mass. – Sept. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — What do nearly 70 million Americans have in common? Can eating habits affect joint cartilage? What makes one joint supplement better than the next? Two experts in the field of nutrition and sports medicine, Kristine Clark, PhD and Leslie Bonci, MPH, will tackle these and other issues at the upcoming Boston Women’s Show at the World Trade Center, September 22 – 24, 2006. Their presentation is sponsored by GELITA Health Products, USA.

FILED UNDER: Fitness
 

Baby Boomers Find HearPods Are Just What the Doctor Ordered

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Sept. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ask any baby boomer why they have not gotten help with hearing aids and they will usually say ‘price.’ HearPod, Inc. is lessening these financial fears. By providing quality, 100% digital aids at a fraction of the cost.

Hispanics and Other Ethnic Markets Account for One-Third of Consumer Spending on Telecommunications, says Insight Research

BOONTON, N.J. – Sept 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In 2006, US ethnic communities account for one-third of every dollar spent on consumer telecommunications services, according to a new market research study from The Insight Research Corporation. The largest minority group, Hispanics, representing nearly 44 percent of the U.S. minority population, spend the most. The ability to tap into the increased spending power of the Hispanic-American, African-American, and Asian-American communities will be crucial to the survival of telecommunications providers over the next five years.

FILED UNDER: Business | Reports and Studies
 

Los Angeles Infertility Practice Welcomes New Physician

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine(SM) – Los Angeles (SIRM(TM)-LA) is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Rudy Quintero as an Associate Medical Director of the practice. A graduate of the UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Quintero completed his residency at Glendale Adventist Hospital and a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Stanford University Medical Center.

Ghosts and Ghouls and Zombies – Oh My!

TOMBALL, Tex. – Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — At the end of a lonely cemetery road in a small Texas town, Norm Lanier toils to bring the dead back to life. He does not use a witch’s brew, lightning, or voodoo magic; although it is rather easy to apply these things metaphorically to his work. Take one photograph of a dead ancestor, add some computer wizardry, swirl it around, toss in a pinch of special laminate and viola! The result is a Haunted Portrait.

New Sher Institute IVF Office in Monmouth County to Offer Exclusive Access to Breakthrough Technology

SHREWSBURY, N.J. – Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine(SM)-New Jersey (SIRM(TM)-NJ), part of one of the largest and fastest growing infertility networks in the United States, announces the opening of a new office in Monmouth County. Located in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, the office will have exclusive access in the area to various SIRM(TM) breakthrough technologies in the field of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) that have the potential to dramatically increase the odds of a woman getting pregnant through IVF, while at the same time reducing the likelihood of multiple births.

Long Term Care Insurance Agents Become Educators, A New Trend

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Most people hate sales pressure, especially from the likes of insurance company representatives. And for complex decisions like selecting a long term care policy, ‘People need lots of information and time to consider the facts,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners, LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage.

FILED UNDER: Finance | Insurance
 

CheapoAir Upgrades Airline Fare Search Technology

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, CheapoAir.com announced in partnership with Fareportal, a complex Flight Fare Search Technology enabling consumers to search for flights to airports within a 100 mile radius of the original searched airport. This technology will assist in providing lower competitive fares on CheapoAir.com. The user may select the option to search for additional airports within a given radius or may choose to ignore this advanced search option. Fares are usually 5-30% lower when the user selects this advanced search feature while conducting a search for cheap airfares.

Cyberonics CEO to Keynote 2006 Neurotech Leaders Forum

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Sept. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Robert P. ‘Skip’ Cummins, chairman and CEO of Cyberonics Inc., will keynote the 2006 Neurotech Leaders Forum, to be held September 28-29, 2006 at the Crowne Plaza San Francisco International Airport. The free-speaking neurotechnology industry pioneer will share some of his experiences dealing with regulatory, technical, and marketing issues during his tenure at Cyberonics. Several other neurotechnology leaders will contribute during the conference.

Top Hearing Health Care Professionals Learn Benefits of an Evidence-Based Practice

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Sept. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Family Hearing Center’s Randy Wohlers, a 30-year Hearing Health Care veteran, addressed a group of hearing health professionals in Vail, Colorado about ‘Evidence-Based Practice,’ and why it makes Family Hearing Center unique.

Indigo IT Earns Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program

RESTON, Va. – Sept. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Indigo IT, LLC, today announced it has earned certified status in Microsoft(R) Corp.’s Partner Program recognizing Indigo IT’s expertise and total impact in the technology marketplace. As a Certified Partner, Indigo IT has demonstrated expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven ability to meet customer needs. Microsoft Certified Partners receive a rich set of benefits, including access, training and support, that give them a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

FILED UNDER: Technology
 

How-To Site Offers Single Moms Free Advice

CHICAGO, Ill. – Sept. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — singlemamahood.com, a new blog and toolkit, launches with a Free Advice service for single mothers — moms who are unmarried, divorced, widowed or separated. The singlemamahood(TM) mission is ‘reducing drama for the single mama.’

FILED UNDER: Womens Interest
 

Mira Sorvino Wears Whiteflash Jewelry at 2006 Olympus Fashion Week Party

HOUSTON, Tex. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Actress Mira Sorvino, famous for her starring roles in Human Trafficking, Mimic and Romy and Michelle’s High School Wedding, hosted an exclusive Fashion Week party on September 12, 2006 for fashion designer Jason Wu, which was co-hosted with Harper’s Bazaar magazine and Brizo. Mira Sorvino was dazzling in a beautiful slate grey empire waist dress and red crocodile belt, but the standout accessory to her outfit was her noticeable Whiteflash.com diamond bracelet and earrings.

Baby Suri Cruise Dumps $10,000 on Charity

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GoldenPalace.com made room in their ever-increasing collection of pop-culture oddities by purchasing an item that brings new meaning to the term ‘celebrity crap’. The online casino bought Suri Cruise’s Bronzed Baby Poop for $10,000, which will be going to the Kristin Brooks Hope Center.

New Company Uses Internet to Connect Operators With Maintenance Facilities

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Jet Repair Anywhere has announced plans to launch its new Internet based company during the upcoming 59th NBAA Convention in Orlando, FL., October 17-19, 2006.

FILED UNDER: Aerospace and Aviation
 

The Stephens’ Original Foods Company Launches New Website featuring Bookbinders Soups and Studdabubba’s Snacks

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Stephens’ Original Foods Company unveiled their new website, Stephensoriginal.com, on September 12, 2006, from their company headquarters in Nazareth, PA. The site allows consumers to order on-line from each of their three divisions – Bookbinders, Studdabubba’s, and Lehigh Valley Snack Distributors.

FILED UNDER: Food and Beverage
 

Important Safety Tips Parents Must Know to Protect Their Children on MySpace

BOSTON, Mass. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Omni-Publishing today announced the launch of its latest DVD ‘A Parent’s Guide to MySpace.com,’ featuring Sgt. Corey MacDonald, Esq., a school resource officer at Portsmouth High School in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This unique guide educates parents and offers advice on how to help their children who are on MySpace protect themselves from any potential dangers.

Film Buffs Get Ready for 20th Pan African Film and Television Festival – FESPACO

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Filmmakers, producers, distributors, and fans will gather in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso for the 20th Pan African Film and Television festival, February 24 – March 3, 2007. The official travel agency for the festival, New York based Access Africa, Inc., is offering a 10-day air/land package on Air France.

AMT Datasouth Begins Shipping Fastmark M2 Portable Printer

CAMARILLO, Calif., Sept. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AMT Datasouth Corp., a leading supplier of value added printing solutions, announced today that the Fastmark M2 battery powered portable thermal bar code printer is now available. The Fastmark M2 is supplied with AMT Datasouth’s proven proprietary PAL programming language.

Federal Employees Demand More After 9/11 says Performance Management and Logistics Associates

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After the September 11th terrorist attacks on America, the economy slowed down for both private businesses and public organizations. People were losing jobs and forced to change their priorities and lifestyles. However, America regained its composure, reestablished itself as a global power, and went back to normalcy. Yet the aftermath of such tragedies have produced a spiritual void in America’s workplace. Essentially, 9/11 exposed this emerging trend of workers seeking meaning and purpose in the workplace. Likewise, today’s federal employees are also demanding this necessity.

Who Wants to be a Millionaire Audition Showcases Talent of Ohio Center for Broadcasting Students

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Sept 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Students from the Cleveland Campus of the Ohio Center for Broadcasting spent a day with the production staff of the ABC Television show ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’ as the show stopped in Cleveland on September 7th to hold auditions for the next contestants of the show. Both Cleveland students and show and station executives felt the day went great, and the students were left with a lasting impression of the excitement associated with being on staff of an international hit TV show.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment | Television
 

Controversial Illinois Consumer Advocate Frees Hundreds from the Misery, Doubt, and Frustration of Spiraling Debt

CHICAGO, Ill. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — at a time when recession seems imminent and the future is looking bleak for many thousands of Illinois homeowners, Scott Tucker, the outspoken ‘consumer advocate’, is bucking the downward and damaging trend and leading the revolution against ‘predatory lenders’ from his website FromDebtToSavings.com, fighting the corner of consumers penalized by unfair and discriminatory lenders.

Spirit Telecom Deploys Atreus IP Service Provisioning Solution for National VoIP Launch

BOSTON, Mass. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Fall VON — Atreus Systems(tm), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, today announced Spirit Telecom has successfully deployed Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Solution to activate and manage its wholesale and retail hosted VoIP services for business and residential customers. Spirit Telecom, the Columbia, SC-based competitive local exchange carrier is owned by a group of eighteen independent and cooperative telephone operating companies in the Southeast United States.

FILED UNDER: Technology | Telecom and VoIP
 

God Offers Clemency to the Nations: A Relevant Message for Those Asking, ‘Are We On a Countdown to the End of the World?’

PORT HURON, Mich. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dr. Eric vonAnderseck, ThD, DD, of Second 8th Week Ministries, Inc., presents a stunning Flash production announcing ‘God Offers Clemency to the Nations.’ Dr. vonAnderseck offers a unique and compassionate approach in malevolent times with an inclusive message of hope to all communities and cultures.

Atreus Systems Receives Internet Telephony(TM) Magazine TMC Labs Innovation Award for 2006

OTTAWA, Canada – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, announced today that Internet Telephony magazine has named Atreus’ IP Provisioning Software as a recipient of the 2006 TMC Labs Innovation Award.

FILED UNDER: Technology | Telecom and VoIP
 

Stauber Names New Director of Sales and Marketing

FULLERTON, Calif. – Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc., announced today the appointment of Jim Freeman to the position of Director of Sales and Marketing. The position reports to John Milazzo, President of Stauber, and became effective on August 30, 2006.

Researchers at Pharmaskincare Discover an Alternative to Needles

SUN VALLEY, Calif. – Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Don’t like needles to combat the signs of aging? You’re not alone. And here’s the best part: there’s no need to undergo costly and often painful treatments to restore the look of youthful skin. According to Pharmaskincare(R), modern research has led to some remarkable breakthroughs and extraordinary formulations that not only take the place of needles and knives, but often surpass them in long-term results.

Epic Level Adventure Awaits Fantasy Producer in Hollywood

STUDIO CITY, Calif. – Sept. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — John Frank Rosenblum has exited Lighthouse Productions after fifteen years as a Producer to become a partner at Epic Level Entertainment. While at Lighthouse, Rosenblum produced the series Trailer Park for the Sci-Fi Channel. He also produced several films, pilots and shorts for Matt Stone and Trey Parker in addition to writing and producing documentaries for The Learning Channel and The Discovery Channel. Previously he had written and appeared in such television shows as Doctor Who, Red Dwarf and Star Trek: The Next Generation. At Epic Level, Rosenblum will focus on production of features Dragonlance and The Gamers with partner Cindi Rice

Donald Lampe – National Mortgage Compliance Expert – to Speak at ComplianceEase’s Implementing Competitive Mortgage Compliance Practices 2006 and Beyond Webinar

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Sept. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ComplianceEase(R), a leading provider of automated compliance and risk-management solutions, is hosting the Implementing Competitive Mortgage Compliance Practices 2006 and Beyond Webinar. This event is designed to offer compliance professionals an online interactive forum giving insights into existing and upcoming regulatory compliance issues.

FILED UNDER: Regional Events | Trade Shows
 

National Instruments Selects Perception Software for EDA/PLM Integration

AUSTIN, Tex. – Sept. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Perception Software today announced the addition of National Instruments to its customer list. National Instruments plans to deploy Perception Software’s EDAConnect, a software solution that gives electronic design engineers an intuitive, easy to use connection from their electronic design automation (EDA) environment to their enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system.

Baltimore Chapter of Plast, Ukrainian Scouting Organization to Host an Educational Program about Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-33

BALTIMORE, Md. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The local Baltimore chapter of the Plast, Ukrainian Scouting Organization, in conjunction with Eternal Memory – Ukrainian Genocide Committee, will host an educational/informational program about the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-33 at the Ukrainian Festival in Patterson Park in Baltimore on September 9th and 10th from 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

FILED UNDER: Regional Events
 

North Texas Raceway Set to Pave the Way for the Well-Heeled Car Enthusiast

DALLAS, Tex. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Born out of a passion for European style road course motor racing, David and Linda Cook are setting a new standard for race track development in North Texas. Their many years of vision are quickly being translated into reality at Eagles Canyon Raceway, just minutes North West of Denton, Texas.

Agile Signs Reseller Agreement with Perception Software – Provides Seamless EDA Client Integration to Agile

AUSTIN, Tex. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Perception Software and Agile Software Corporation (Nasdaq: AGIL), a leading provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions today jointly announced an agreement to provide Perception’s EDAConnect product as part of the Agile 9 PLM Engineering Collaboration solution. Under the agreement, Agile will sell EDAConnect to its Agile 9 customers.

5th Largest School District in America Chooses Caselite Software’s Therapy-Scheduling and Analysis Program for Speech-Language Pathologists and Administrators

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a time when several states are facing critical shortages of school-based SLPs, progressive districts like Clark County are finding creative ways to attract and retain their talent. With over 300,000 students in more than 300 schools, Clark County School District (CCSD) in Las Vegas, NV, is the 5th largest and fastest growing school district in the country. Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for school-based Speech-Language Pathologists and analytical reporting for their District Administrators.

Delicious ROX Festival to Showcase Unsigned Music Talent

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — More than 20,000 people are expected in Sedalia, Missouri, bringing to mind the great festivals of old like the original Woodstock and Monterey Pops. The Delicious ROX Festival 2006 is the Midwest’s all-ages, all-day premier showcase for up-and-coming and unsigned talent.

FILED UNDER: Regional Events
 

New Firefighter Romance Novel Heats up the Literary Market

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Sept. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Flying Embers’ (ISBN: 0-9774017-0-7), published by Visual Horizons Publishing Group, LLC, is a newly-released romance novel authored by James H. Pasternak – a Newport Beach, Calif. firefighter (Ret.).

Midwest Cities Brace Themselves in Anticipation of the Delicious ROX Festival 2006

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Sept. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ANDARO Entertainment & REVOLVER Magazine in association with MONSTER Energy Drinks & BUDWEISER the KING of BEERS Present: THE DELICIOUS ROX FESTIVAL 2006. The Midwest’s all-ages, all-day premier showcase for up-and-coming & unsigned talent.

Long Term Care Resources Introduces New Long Term Care Planning Kit for Attorneys

DETROIT, Mich. – Sept. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Long Term Care Resources (LTCR), the national leader in marketing LTC insurance through affinity groups, and the American Bar Insurance Plans (ABI), has developed a new, comprehensive, long term care planning kit for attorneys.

FILED UNDER: Finance | Insurance
 

TomKat Skat Relisted on eBay – TomKitten’s ‘First Poop’ in Bronze is the ShaTizzle for Charity

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Sept. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Capla Kesting Gallery announced today that the Daniel Edwards sculpture of Suri Cruise’s first poop in bronze, which has been covered internationally in the press this week and was the most e-mailed photo on Yahoo! on Thursday, is now back on eBay. The auction will benefit the March of Dimes charity.

Britney Caught Biting K-Fed’s Corndog

SEATTLE, Wash. – Sept. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GoldenPalace.com has become famous over the past few years for their outlandish eBay purchases, but this latest auction really bites. The Internet casino added to their Britney Spears collection by purchasing a vacuum-sealed half-eaten egg-salad sandwich and corndog which allegedly belonged to the pop-star and her husband Kevin Federline.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment | Pop Culture