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2009-01-23 14:30:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRZO) is proud to announce that initial royalty payments totaling more than $675,000 have been dispersed to mineral owners in the City of Arlington who signed agreements associated with the production of natural gas on and around the campus of The University of Texas at Arlington. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030523/CRZOLOGO) "Our operations at the University of Texas at Arlington have...

2008-12-16 13:01:00

NEW YORK, and HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Maritime Corporation (General Maritime) (NYSE: GMR) and Arlington Tankers Ltd. (Arlington) (NYSE: ATB) today jointly announced that each company's shareholders have approved the proposed combination of General Maritime and Arlington. Peter Georgiopoulos, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of General Maritime, commented, "We are pleased with the approval of the merger and excited about the Company's...

2008-12-10 07:30:00

Stena AB and Concordia Maritime to Vote 'For' the Merger HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arlington Tankers Ltd. (NYSE: ATB) today announced that it was informed that its largest shareholder, Stena AB and Concordia Maritime, intends to vote "FOR" the merger of Arlington Tankers and General Maritime at Arlington's upcoming December 16, 2008 Special General Meeting of Shareholders. Based on their filings with the SEC, as of May 7, 2008, Stena and Concordia Maritime...

2008-07-25 03:00:41

By John Austin, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 25--There's no reason high gas prices should keep you away from campus -- at least not a virtual campus. The increased availability of distance learning classes and programs means that students can earn degrees, including doctorates, without commuting to or living on campus. Or even being in Texas. Tarrant County College has students taking online classes from as far away as Iraq. One of the first graduates of Texas Christian...

2008-07-13 09:00:32

By Shirley Jinkins, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 13--Teachers in the Arlington and Mansfield school districts have one "must-read" book on their summer reading lists. Failure Is Not an Option: Six Principles That Guide Student Achievement in High-Performing Schools isn't a spicy romance or a political thriller, but it has certainly been a talker. Some local educators are enthusiastic about the book and its campus transformation program, which encourages collaboration between...

2008-06-25 15:02:58

By Diane Smith, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jun. 25--FORT WORTH -- Several area school districts expect to get state money to help pay for after-school and academic programs. The Fort Worth school district is one of several North Texas groups that were told by the Texas Education Agency that they made the preliminary selection for The 21st Century Community Learning Centers Cycle 5 Grant. The Fort Worth district is expected to receive $2.75 million to help fund after-school...

2008-06-20 09:00:39

By Shirley Jinkins, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jun. 20--For the first time, more Arlington school district students are Hispanic than are Anglo or black, Superintendent Hector Montenegro told Arlington Chamber of Commerce members Thursday during his first State of the District presentation. About 37.2 percent of the district's 62,000 students are Hispanic. By comparison, 31.3 percent are Anglo, 23.9 percent are African-American and 7.1 percent are Asian/Pacific Islander. Fewer...


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