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Rome and Amalfi Adventure, New from Perillo Tours

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Perillo Tours, the leading operator of escorted journeys to Italy, offers the best of Rome and the Amalfi coast in a nine-day adventure, with three nights in Rome and three nights on the sunny Amalfi coast. Perillo Tours provides first-class and deluxe hotels, and experienced, knowledgeable tour guides.

Loose Diamonds Sparkle in 3D Movies at Jewelry Central

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The famous engagement rings and loose diamonds retailer Jewelry Central has added 3D diamond movies to its Web site to provide a superior visual experience for online shoppers. While viewing a diamond, customers have the option of clicking a button to launch a beautiful video for their viewing pleasure. This brand new feature creates a unique customer experience in time for the holiday season.

Loose Diamonds Sparkle in Movies at Jewelry Central

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The famous engagement rings and loose diamonds retailer Jewelry Central has added 3D diamond movies to its Web site to provide a superior visual experience for online shoppers. While viewing a diamond, customers have the option of clicking a button to launch a beautiful video for their viewing pleasure. This brand new feature creates a unique customer experience in time for the holiday season.

Vivesan Household Cleaners Take Consumers 'Beyond Green'

CLEVELAND, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If you have to put your hands in it, or breathe it, or walk on carpets sprayed with it, shouldn't it be safe? National surveys show growing numbers of shoppers are asking that question when they choose household cleaners. The makers of Vivesan have an answer in the form of powerful, 100 percent plant-based, carcinogen-free cleaners that are safer for humans, animals, and the environment. Vivesan cleaning products are now available to retailers nationwide.

The 8th Annual INDULGENCE New Year's Eve Bash

SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- This year the INDULGENCE New Year's Eve Bash is back at the EMP! Presented by Seattle Bash, 'Indulgence' brings together 5 parties in one. It is the largest New Year's Eve Party in Seattle with over 3,000 guests attending. This year, party in the cool surroundings of the EMP with 5 unique experiences located throughout the museum featuring music acts, comedy acts and DJ's.

Genesiz Announces the Launch of its Private Label Affiliate Program

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Genesiz, a full service travel supplier based in New York City, has launched its Affiliate Program which offers a Private Label Website to its affiliates. This program offers a turnkey solution and is aimed primarily at improving the efficiency and scope of home based agents, independent contractors, aspiring travel agents and anyone who is looking to set up their own consumer Website or looking to venture into the travel business.

Passware Software Cracks BitLocker Encryption Open

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Passware Inc., a provider of password recovery, decryption, and evidence discovery software for computer forensics, has created the first commercially available software to break Microsoft BitLocker hard drive encryption. The new version of its flagship product - Passware Kit Forensic 9.5 - now recovers encryption keys for hard drives protected with BitLocker. BitLocker is an advanced, full-disk protection feature available in Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008.

Falling Apart: Newly Released Book Depicts 'Anti' Bernie Madoff Character

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The media is saturated with real-life accounts of financial scoundrels such as Madoff, Sanford, and Rothstein making people sadly aware of men who strive to cheat their clients through criminal schemes and outright theft. Such is the story line of husband and wife co-authors Ken and Tammy Brown's 'Falling Apart' (ISBN: 9781605943954, Llumina Press). However, the man in this book is innocent.

Give a Child the Gift of a Family this Holiday Season

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- This holiday season Children Awaiting Parents is offering several alternative gift ideas. Instead of sending the traditional fruitcake to clients and friends this year, consider a gift that will help Lift the Wait for children that wait in foster care for a family to adopt them.

Bailee Madison's Great New Role – with Starlight Children's Foundation

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Starlight Children's Foundation - which for 25 years has helped seriously ill children and their families cope with their pain, fear and isolation through entertainment, education and family activities - has named 10-year-old actress Bailee Madison spokesperson of its StarPower program. StarPower is an initiative that encourages youth to give back to other youngsters with the conviction that you're never too young to give back to your community.

Multi-Flow Industries Introduces new Harvest Squeeze Juice Logo

HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Multi-Flow Industries announced their intention to be the fastest-growing Juice Brand in on-premise dining today, as the company unveiled its new logo and brand identity for Harvest Squeeze Juices. Harvest Squeeze Juices, by Multi-Flow, are processed exclusively for fountain dispensing. The brand is being re-launched with the slogan, 'Farm to Fountain - Fresh.'

New Book Helps Women Find Peace and Happiness after Abusive Male Relationship

CANTON, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A Step Beyond Publishing announces its first non-fiction, controversial book: 'I Apologize to All Women in the World - From Man' (ISBN: 978-0-9799724-0-9). The author, Billy Prowell, inspires women to accept their roles as dignified creations of God and to reject the assumed role, imposed by men, of indentured servant.

Engate and IBM Deliver Proactive Botnet, Phish, Virus and Email Security for IBM Lotus Foundations Start

SAN JOSE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Engate Technology Corporation, leaders in next generation reputation network profiling technology and proactive botnet, phish, virus and email security solutions, today announced integration of Engate's security software suite with IBM Lotus Foundations Start line of software appliances for small and medium-sized businesses (SMB).

Riverside Media Names James Paroline Director of Sales for the U.S. Eastern Region

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Riverside Media / Global Media Network, Inc., a leading provider of global media services and advertising sales representative for major media companies throughout the world, today announced the addition of James E. (Jim) Paroline to its sales team as Director of Sales for the 17-state U.S. Eastern Region.

Backbone Security Sponsors EuroForensics Conference – Providing Certified Steganography Examiner Course as Pre-Conference Training

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Backbone Security is pleased to announce sponsorship of the 2010 EuroForensics Conference in Istanbul, Turkey, March 26-28, 2010. As a Silver Sponsor, Backbone will be offering their two-day Certified Steganography Examiner (CSE) course on March 24-25.

Magic Partition Software – EASEUS Partition Master Technician Edition for IT Professionals

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EASEUS, the leading hard disk management solution provider and 'PartitionMagic Successor,' who offers their software based on customers' needs, adds a new Technician Edition to their award-winning partition manager software: EASEUS Partition Master Technician Edition. The license is designed especially for users like the busy IT professional who offers independent services for third parties, with an intelligent tool to efficiently administer IT environments for PCs and servers.

International Document Services, Inc. Selects DepthPR for Public Relations and SEO Services

ATLANTA, Ga. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Depth Public Relations, an Atlanta, Georgia, provider of public relations, Internet search visibility and marketing strategies for the mortgage lending and financial services industry has signed International Document Services (IDS), a mortgage document preparation vendor for closing docs, initial disclosures and reverse documents.

New Mortgage Lending Systems Integration Released by Loan-Score and Del Mar DataTrac

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Del Mar DataTrac, Inc. (DMD), the leading provider of affordable mortgage lending automation solutions, and Loan-Score Decisioning Systems, an enterprise-class pricing and automated underwriting provider, announce the release of an enhanced Loan-Score product integration with DataTrac version 9.1. This extended seamless integration improves operational efficiency, process transparency and communication for lenders, banks and credit unions.

Wooden Pallets Contribute to Reforestation, Not Deforestation

VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- To hear the claims that wooden pallet producers have clear cut, raped and pillaged their way through America's old growth virgin forests, stripping them of trees, leaving them bald and naked. Sounds like a horror movie. Scary, but fictitious. According to Michael Smith, C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of wooden pallets, It's time to set the record straight because exactly the opposite is true.

Angara Holiday Offer – Fabulous Free Gifts and Doorbuster Deals

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Angara.com, the leading online retailer of fine gemstone jewelry, is going farther than ever before to give customers the perfect mix of high quality and unbeatable prices this holiday season.

AfterLogic Announces Free WebMail Pro 5-user Software License

NEWARK, Del. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- AfterLogic Corporation today made available for free download a fully functional version of its very popular webmail application, WebMail Pro, licensed for up to 5 users. The application comes with a perpetual license, which never expires, and the installation package can be downloaded at no cost from the company's Web site.

James Allen to Reveal Unprecedented Imagery This Holiday Season

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For over a decade, JamesAllen.com has prided itself as a pioneer in cutting edge, user-friendly technological innovation. Continuing in that rich tradition, the company is pleased to announce this holiday season that James Allen is making it easier than ever to find the perfect diamond engagement ring. New 3D developments will provide consumers with the ultimate visual experience - all James Allen engagement rings will 'come to life' in a remarkable and dazzling way.

Compact LifeSpan Elliptical Trainer Earns Best New Elliptical Award

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- New compact LifeSpan Elliptical Trainers, made by PCE Health and Fitness, were highly rated in annual fitness equipment reviews of best treadmills and elliptical trainers for 2010. The LifeSpan EL3000i elliptical trainer received a Best New Elliptical award from Treadmill Doctor. 'LifeSpan's EL3000i elliptical is a good value for the money,' says Treadmill Doctor.

ePly Online Event Registration Launches a Pick Your Own Price Campaign to Benefit the United Way

VANCOUVER, B.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ePly Services Inc. (@ePly), an online event registration software company based in North Vancouver, B.C. is excited to announce they have launched a new holiday season campaign designed to assist the United Way in generating much needed donations.

Paws of Life Foundation Announces Online K9 Handler Academy

AMES, Iowa (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Canine handlers have a challenging job and training is of great importance. That's why the Paws of Life Foundation and Iowa State University Extension for Continuing Education and Professional Development, together, are offering online training - the Working K9 Handler Academy where search and rescue dog handlers take classes.

Engel and Volkers Lake Placid Real Estate Launches Premier Vacation Rental Website Aimed at Inbound Travel to Lake Placid, New York

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Engel & Volkers Lake Placid Real Estate, a leading full service real estate property shop in Lake Placid for the last 30 years today announced the launch of a new vacation rental website. A world renowned four seasons resort destination in the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid is known for hosting two Olympics and is a haven for outdoor and recreational enthusiasts. Offering something for everyone, the region is a destination to over 2 million overnight visitors per year.

Los Angeles Mayoral Candidate Facing Years in Prison as City Attorney Wastes Millions

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig X Rubin faces years in prison and another trial at the taxpayers expense, as cannabis is something most Californians think should be legal. Recent polls show that 74 percent of residents in California favor taxing and regulating the herb, as opposed to prosecuting offenders. Most Americans know Craig from his stint on Showtime's 'Weeds,' or one of the many films he's been in, from Super High Me to Totally Baked; but they might soon know him by his prisoner number, as he is facing five years in prison in just a few days.

Minnesota Town's 20 Years of Entrepreneurship Inspires the World – Anniversary of the First Enterprise Facilitation Project in Lincoln County

LAKE BENTON, Minn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Sirolli Institute is proud to announce Lake Benton was the first American community to adopt the Sirolli Institute's internationally acclaimed Enterprise Facilitation(R) concept which has captured the imagination of more than 40,000 small businesses worldwide. Through Enterprise Facilitation, civic leaders learn how to capture local intelligence.

Long Term Care Insurance Expert Tells Air Travelers, '3 in 4 Need More Than Regular Health Care'

KIRKLAND, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Long term care insurance may not seem like headline news or talk-show fare, but Denise Gott pursues the topic with passion and flair. 'I'm on a mission to wake up America,' she says. Her message is now appearing on CNN newscasts in the nation's airports and broadcasts on Delta Air Line flights. Gott is Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) - www.ltcfp.com - one of the nation's largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

Social Networking Websites Becoming the New Voice for European Politics

BARCELONA, Spain (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In conjunction with the launch of ElectionMall's new ElectionMall.EU website, Ravi Singh, CEO of ElectionMall Technologies, will be speaking in Barcelona, Spain at the first ever European conference held by the Personal Democracy Forum. For the last six years, the Personal Democracy Forum has served as a hub for American politicos, government enthusiasts, and technology fans to gather and share information on the Internet and how it is changing the American political landscape.

50 Bands Enter Cross Atlantic Battle of the Bands

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 50 bands have taken their battle to YouTube to claim the title of Best Irish Band 2009. Organizers of this online battle of the bands competition - Strangford Lough Brewing Company (SLBC) and Diablo's, of the Light Management Group (LMG) - have been overwhelmed by entries for their prize offering flights, accommodation and a gig in Las Vegas.

New Book Exonerates Jefferson in DNA Controversy

TAMPA, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'In Defense Of Thomas Jefferson' (ISBN: 978-0-312-56100-0), has just been published by St. Martins Press and concerns the major historical controversy surrounding Mr. Jefferson and his slave, Sally Hemings. 'In Defense' definitively destroys the cultural myth that Jefferson had any relationship with Ms. Hemings.

EASEUS Offers Windows 7 Partition Manager for Windows 7 Hard Drive Partitioning

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EASEUS Partition Master, comprehensive partition manager and system optimization software for Windows-based administration, has been updated to support Windows 7 and brings much convenience for Windows 7 hard drive management.

Mailscape V4.5 Delivers Customizable Reporting and Proactive Monitoring – Provides Unique Approach to Preventing Email Outages

ORANGE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ENow, Inc., innovative leaders in the development of software and authors of the award-winning Mailscape V4.4, announced today the formal launch of Mailscape V4.5. Mailscape is a complete systems management tool that combines all the key elements for Exchange monitoring, reporting and administration into a single, affordable solution.

Entrepreneur Builds 'Buy My Moms House' Site to Keep Mom's Missouri House from Foreclosure

PASADENA HILLS, Mo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A California entrepreneur has put up a Web portal called 'Buy My Mom's House' (BuyMyMomsHouse.com) to help sell his mom's house in Pasadena Hills (St. Louis) Missouri, which has been on the market for a year and, while sitting idle for open houses, has been eating through mom's savings.

ROIonline Announces Streaming Video Products

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ROIonline LLC, an Internet Marketing company serving the industrial and business-to-business marketplace, has added streaming video products to the Internet solutions it offers its clients. Until just several years ago, Web sites were static. Dial-up and ISDN connections made streaming videos slow to load sporadic in their quality. But now thanks to the huge increase of broadband connections on the World-Wide Web, videos are everywhere.

BioJet Selected as First Pilot Company for Principles of Sustainability

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BioJet Corporation announced today that it has agreed with the Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne (EPFL) to serve as the first Pilot project company for the worldwide implementation of the Principles of Sustainability recently approved by the EPFL's Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB).

NetSecurity Corporation Appoints Jennifer Nickolas, Esq. as In-house Counsel and Head of Expanding Computer Forensics and e-Discovery Practice

DULLES, Va. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- NetSecurity Corporation, a company positioned to be the brand of choice in computer forensics, security, and training, announced today that Jennifer Nickolas, Esq. has joined the company. This appointment will help NetSecurity to further develop and grow the company's vendor-neutral digital forensics, electronic discovery (e-discovery), cyber security, expert witness, and training offerings.

C. Anthony Gallery and Pop Artist Steve Kaufman Present Olympic Silver Medalist and Hall of Fame Skier Billy Kidd

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Friday, December 4, from 4 - 6 p.m., come meet and greet this true skiing legend. Billy's honors include 1970 World Champion, First American male to win an Olympic Medal in Alpine skiing, only person in history to win both the World Pro Championships and FIS World Championship in the same year, Olympic Silver Medalist and a member of the Skiing Hall of Fame; plus, Steve Kaufman, 'the former assistant to Andy Warhol.'

'The Unbearable Sadness of Zilch' by Konrad Ventana: New Novel Investigates the Loss of Beauty and Inspiration in Hollywood Neo-noir

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- From the very first page, to the final departing scene, 'The Unbearable Sadness of Zilch' (ISBN: 9781440158261) by Konrad Ventana is a riveting narrative that shines a detective's flashlight into the darkest of reaches of the human mind. Only this time it is not the usual hard-boiled Private Detective who is called upon to find some hidden Truth, it is the philosophical practitioner or 'Perspicuous Eye' who is called upon to find the lost Beauty.

Aspen Grove Fine Art and Internationally Acclaimed Pop Artist Steve Kaufman Proudly Present Olympic Gold Medalist Julia Mancuso

ASPEN, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday, November 28, from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m., come meet and greet Julia, sponsored by La Croix Water, during her only U.S. races prior to defending her Olympic Gold Medal, and Steve Kaufman, 'the former assistant to Andy Warhol.' Don't miss this exciting opportunity to see Kaufman's colorful paintings of Julia, Bode Miller, Billy Kidd, Marilyn and many more American Icons come alive on canvas.

C. Anthony Gallery and 'Internationally Acclaimed Pop Artist' Steve Kaufman Proudly Present Four Time World Champion and Two Time Olympic Medalist...

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday, December 5 from 4:45 - 5:45 p.m., come meet and greet Bode during his only U.S. races prior to the 2010 Olympics and Steve Kaufman, 'the former assistant to Andy Warhol.' Don't miss this exciting opportunity to see Kaufman's colorful paintings of Bode, Julia Mancuso, Billy Kidd, Marilyn and many more American Icons come alive on canvas.

Long Term Care Insurance for the Gay and Lesbian Community: Different Needs Require Special Help

KIRKLAND, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Like other longer-living Americans, gay males and lesbians (as well as bisexuals and transsexuals) face the prospect of eventual incapacity and the need for long term care. But they have special problems getting that care when needed, according to LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation's largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

Phoenix Construction Group Receives Two Gold PRISM Awards from the Builders Association of Greater Boston

WATERTOWN, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Phoenix Construction Group, Inc. (PCGI), one of Boston's leading residential and commercial design/build firms, has been awarded two Gold PRISM Awards from the Builders Association of Greater Boston. The awards, which recognize housing industry professionals for excellence in building, design, sales and marketing, were presented to PCGI principals Dani Chedid and Karnig Ostayan at a gala ceremony on October 14, 2009.

KnowledgeAdvisors Announces 8th Annual Symposium: Optimizing the Performance of People

CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced the 8th Annual Symposium with the theme Optimizing the Performance of People. The Symposium will be the premier event in 2010 bringing together organizations striving to develop world-class workforces through effective measurement and industry leaders in learning and talent measurement.

London Bay Homes Launches New Website with Expansive Photo Gallery and Interactive Floor Plans

NAPLES, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- London Bay Homes, a Naples, Florida-based builder of luxury custom homes and unique Village communities throughout Southwest Florida, has designed and launched a new company website that provides visitors with a wide range of content including a custom home photo gallery, interactive floor plans, blog, and real estate news at www.londonbay.com.

TZ Locking Technology Featured on the Dell Adamo XPS

CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Telezygology Inc. (TZ) today announces that TZ Intevia(R) technology is featured in the Dell Adamo XPS ultra-thin premium laptop product to electronically secure the lid and, with the swipe of a finger, allow user access. Designed and engineered with assistance from TZ's product development subsidiary, Product Development Technologies (PDT), the Adamo now claims the 'world's thinnest notebook' crown.

e-Democracy in Panama – CEO of ElectionMall Technologies Speaks at IAPC Conference

PANAMA CITY, Panama, Nov. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ravi Singh, the CEO of ElectionMall Technologies, will be speaking on 'The Wide Swath' panel at the annual IAPC conference. The IAPC, or the International Association of Political Consultants, is an organization of professionals in the political sphere, dedicated to helping spread democracy throughout the world. Their main event is an annual conference, where many gather to discuss upcoming world elections and deconstruct recent trends in the political cycle.

CyberTouch AV New Touch Screen Monitors Now Compatible with Extron Annotator

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CyberTouch is pleased to announce its release of a complete line of touch screen monitors compatible with the Extron Annotator. Ranging in sizes from 6.4 to 52 inches, CyberTouch|AV's line of touch screen monitors are offered in desktop/wall-mount (Orion), panel-mount / flush-mount (Eclipse) and open-frame (Sola) styles. All of CyberTouch|AV touch screen monitors connect with the annotator via USB or serial connection.

Hat Trick Autograph Signing in Maumee, Ohio at Tireman Auto Service Centers – Dino Mascotto, Greg Jablonski, and Jim McCabe

TOLEDO, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hockey legends Dino Mascotto, Greg Jablonski, and Jim McCabe will be on hand signing autographs at the Tireman Auto Service Center located in Maumee, Ohio. The event will take place on Saturday, November 14th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Copies of the book published by The Toledo Blade, 'Hockey Night In Toledo' are available for sale and can be personalized on the spot by one or all of the hockey greats. Purchasers of the book will receive a $5 coupon discount towards their next oil change at Tireman.

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