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Ocean Power Technologies Announces New Contract with the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research

PENNINGTON, N.J., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced today that it has been awarded a contract (or “Contract”), valued at nearly $250,000, by the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research (“ONR”) to conduct the design of a new mass-spring oscillating PowerBuoy for mission critical sensors.  Such a PowerBuoy differs from the current PB3 type in that it is self-contained and has no external moving components. Phase one of the contract scope includes the system design and laboratory testing of a proprietary, self-contained, inertia-based, mass-spring oscillator and power take-off

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I.D. Systems Secures New Orders from Leading Global Intermodal Shipping Company for VeriWise® Intermodal Container Systems

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Asset Intelligence subsidiary of I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY), a leading provider of enterprise asset management technology and solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things, has secured a new order from a global intermodal shipping company for 3,500 VeriWise® Container tracking systems to be deployed on its fleet of newly purchased containers.  The order follows a previous order placed in Q1 2016 from the customer for an initial 1,500 VeriWise Container tracking systems.  The customer, an industry leader in intermodal container shipping, chose Asset Intelligence to provide an advanced tracking solution for

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Emergent Biosolutions Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of September 19, 2016 – EBS

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired securities of Emergent Biosolutions Inc. (“Emergent Biosolutions” or the “Company”) (NYSE:EBS) between January 11, 2016 and June 21, 2016. You are hereby notified that a class action  has been commenced in the USDC for the District of Maryland. If you purchased or otherwise acquired Emergent Biosolutions securities between January 11, 2016 and June 21, 2016, your rights may be affected by this action. To get more information go to: http://www.zlk.com/pslra/emergent-biosolutions or

City National Opens Banking Office in Lower Manhattan

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business BankSM, announced today that it has opened its third full-service banking office in Manhattan at Brookfield Place. The office is located on the 26th floor of 250 Vesey St., formerly known as Four World Financial Center, between the Hudson River and the rebuilt World Trade Center, in the heart of Lower Manhattan. The new office will provide City National’s premier private and business banking and wealth management capabilities to financial services employees, small and mid-sized businesses, nonprofit organizations, professionals, investors, and other individuals and

ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP(R) Port Jefferson/East Patchogue, NY Practitioner Recognized for her Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Otolaryngology

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The ear, nose and throat specialists and sub-specialists of ENT and Allergy Associates (ENTA)-the nation’s preeminent otolaryngology practice-have long valued support offered to clinicians by the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS). Year after year, so many of the Practice’s 180+ physicians attend the AAO-HNS annual meeting, this year to be held September 18-21 in San Diego, California.  Indeed, dozens of ENTA physicians have spoken and led seminars at AAO-HNS events held during the convention. This year is particularly special to ENTA, because one of its own-Dr. Lauren

Ocean Power Technologies Announces Results for the Fiscal First Quarter Ended July 31, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) today announced financial results for its Fiscal 2017 first quarter ended July 31, 2016 (“fiscal 2017”). George H. Kirby, President and Chief Executive Officer of OPT, stated, “The first quarter of fiscal 2017 has been a very eventful quarter for us on the technical, commercial and financial fronts.  In June, we redeployed the PB3-A1 PowerBuoy off the coast of New Jersey, which included payloads from the National Data Buoy Center and the Wildlife Conservation Society.  In July, we deployed our second PB3 PowerBuoy

Straits Financial Selects BitPay, WB21 to Bring Bitcoin Payments to Futures Trading

Chicago, IL, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —                             CHICAGO, September 06, 2016 — Straits Financial LLC (“Straits”), announced today it will be the first U.S. based Futures Commission Merchant (“FCM”) to utilize the services of bitcoin payment processor BitPay Inc. (“BitPay”) and digital bank WB21 Ltd (“WB21”).  Straits’ initiatives with WB21 and Bitpay will allow its customers to convert bitcoin assets into one of several different currencies to fund their Straits investment and trading accounts.  Straits believes this is an important step in the further development of the use of digital assets in the derivative markets. The WB21 and

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Supports Launch of OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft to Explore Near-Earth Asteroid

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD), successfully supported the launch of NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft, now on its way to a near-Earth asteroid, called Bennu, to bring a sample back to Earth for study. The mission was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. Aerojet Rocketdyne propulsion on the Atlas V included one AJ-60A Solid Rocket Booster (SRB), the RL10A-4-2 upper-stage engine, six helium pressurization tanks, a dozen Centaur upper-stage Reaction Control

MSG Networks Gears Up for Premeire of “Giants Postgame Live” Presented by Mercedes on Sunday, September 11

NEW GIANTS PROGRAMMING AS MSG NETWORKS CONTINUES TO EXPAND ROLE AS “OFFICIAL REGIONAL SPORTS HOME OF THE NEW YORK GIANTS” “GIANTS LIFE” PREMIERES TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 AT 8PM WITH JASON PIERRE-PAUL NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MSG Networks (NYSE:MSGN) and The New York Giants will kick off new exclusive Giants coverage on Sunday, September 11 immediately following the Giants at Cowboys game with “Giants Postgame Live,” presented by Mercedes, on MSG. “Giants Postgame Live” presented by Mercedes, the official one-hour postgame show that immediately follows every regular season and playoff game, will air throughout the season on MSG Networks. 

INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 17, 2016 – NOG

NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired securities of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE MKT:NOG) between March 1, 2013 and August 15, 2016. You are hereby notified that a securities class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the Southern District of New York. To get more information go to: http://www.zlk.com/pslra/northern-oil-and-gas-inc or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972. There is no cost

Hovnanian Enterprises Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results

Reports Pretax Profit for Third Quarter Closed Financing Transactions with New Issuances of $150 Million RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:HOV), a leading national homebuilder, reported results for its fiscal third quarter and nine months ended July 31, 2016. RESULTS FOR THE THREE MONTH AND NINE MONTH PERIODS ENDED JULY 31, 2016: Total revenues were $716.9 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2016, an increase of 32.6% compared with $540.6 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2015. For the nine months ended July 31, 2016, total revenues increased 33.8% to $1.95 billion

NFL Veteran and Monmouth County Resident Donald Brown Receives Highest Honor at Natural High's 2016 Gala

LA JOLLA, Calif., Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Donald Brown, Red Bank Catholic High School graduate and seven year NFL Running Back, is being recognized for his work to inspire millions of youth nationally with the 2016 Game Changer Award presented by Natural High on Saturday, September 10 in San Diego. Brown has personally championed an effort to pass legislation in New Jersey that would implement the Natural High Drug Prevention curriculum in school districts throughout New Jersey and has served as a national Natural High Ambassador. He has been featured in Natural High videos and has spoken at

Almost Family, Inc. Testified Before U.S. Congress on How to Improve Post-Acute Care

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CEO and Chairman of the Board of Almost Family, Inc. William Yarmuth announced today that Steve Guenthner, President of the Company, testified yesterday, September 7, before the U.S. House Ways & Means Health Subcommittee on payment reforms in post-acute settings. Following the Hearing, Mr. Yarmuth said, “We are honored Almost Family was selected by the Subcommittee to discuss the important role home healthcare will play in evolving patient care systems, including value-based purchasing models.  I am proud of the way Steve represented the Company and policy positions generally shared by the homecare

Celgene Corporation (Nasdaq: CELG) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What: Celgene Corporation (Nasdaq:CELG), an integrated global biopharmaceutical company, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Mark J. Alles, Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Closing Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When:Friday, September 9, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET   Celgene Media Contact:Brian Gill(908) 673-9530bgill@celgene.com   Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120emily.pan@nasdaq.com   Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK

K. Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. Announces Expiration of Tender Offer and Related Consent Solicitation and Intended Redemption of Notes

RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:HOV) (the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary’s, K. Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (“K. Hovnanian”), previously announced tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) to purchase for cash any and all of its 8.625% Senior Notes due 2017 (the “Notes”) and related solicitation of consents (the “Consent Solicitation” and together with the “Tender Offer”, the “Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation”) expired today at 8:30 a.m., New York City time. Notes tendered in the Tender Offer were less than 90% of the aggregate outstanding principal amount of Notes on July 29,

BioNJ’s 4th Annual CEO Summit to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What:BioNJ, the trade association for New Jersey’s life sciences industry will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, ahead of its 4th Annual CEO Summit on Friday, September 23. Entitled “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Market…With Insights from McKinsey & Company,” the conference will take place on Friday, September 23, 2016, at the Bridgewater Marriott. The CEO Summit will bring together more than 200 life sciences C-suite leaders and industry experts. In honor of the occasion, Debbie Hart, President and CEO of BioNJ, and Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno will

Sparta Commercial Focuses on Harley-Davidson® Mobile Application Development

New York, NY., Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sparta Commercial Services, Inc. (OTC Markets: SRCO), reported today that it continues to focus on developing mobile applications for Harley-Davidson® dealerships across the country.  After targeting Harley-Davidson® dealerships when they initially launched iMobileApp, the company has strived to improve the platform and applications used by the many Harley-Davidson® dealers who adopted the technology, making iMobileApp the largest provider of mobile apps to Harley-Davidson® dealerships in the country.   Harley-Davidson® dealerships are now able to utilize the improved features on the upgraded iMobileApp platform.  The new platform offers an updated user interface

Kona Grill Announces Adoption of Stockholder Rights Plan

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, announced today that its Board of Directors adopted a Stockholder Rights Plan. Under the Rights Plan, Kona Grill will declare a dividend distribution of one Preferred Share Purchase Right for each outstanding share of the Company’s common stock held by stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 16, 2016. Berke Bakay, President and CEO of Kona Grill, said, “The Rights Plan is designed to assure that our stockholders receive fair and equal treatment in the event of any

Valeritas to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Valeritas Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:VLRX) announced today that John Timberlake, President and Chief Executive Officer is scheduled to present at the Rodman & Renshaw 18th Annual Global Investment Conference. Event: Rodman & Renshaw 18th Annual Global Investment Conference Format: Presentation and One-on-One Meetings Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Time: 4:40pm EDT Location:   New York, NY Audio webcasts of the Company’s presentation will be available by visiting the investor relations section of the Valeritas website at www.valeritas.com. Replays of the presentation will be available for 90 days. Investors who are not attending the conference

Advaxis to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 18th Annual Global Investment Conference

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Advaxis, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS), a clinical stage biotechnology company developing cancer immunotherapies, today announced that Daniel J. O’Connor, president and chief executive officer of Advaxis, will present a company overview at the Rodman & Renshaw 18th Annual Global Investment Conference being held September 11-13, 2016 in New York, NY. Event: Rodman & Renshaw 18th Annual Global Investment ConferencePresentation Date: September 12, 2016Presentation Time: 12:05 p.m. EDTLocation: New York Palace Hotel, New York, NY O’Connor has 20 years of executive, legal, and regulatory experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, including senior leadership positions at ImClone