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<p><span style="COLOR: black"><font color="black"><strong><img class="attachment-medium" style="WIDTH: 250px; HEIGHT: 79px" height="79" alt="" hspace="0" src="crwefinance.com/img/avot_logo_250x79.jpg&quot; width="250" align="bottom" border="0" /></strong> <strong>American Video Teleconferencing Corp. (OTCPK:AVOT)<br /></strong></font></span></p>
<p><strong>American Video Teleconferencing Corp.</strong> announced that Wayne Lockhart, BSc. Geology, has joined the company as special geological advisor to AVOT for advancing the company's exploration programs on its newly acquired rare earth property in Quebec. Mr. Lockhart has over 35 years experience in the mining business having worked for Falconbridge and Phelps Dodge in eastern Canada, Anglo American Corp. (DeBeers) in Africa and Benguet Cons. in the Philippines.<br />
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Mr. Lockhart in addition to being a lecturer at the University of New Brunswick in Geology has developed programs for the United Nations (UNDP). Mr. Lockhart is an Honorary Director of the Prospector and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), a founding and former member of the Association of Exploration Geochemists and a Member of the Society of Economic Geologists.</p>
<p><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><font color="black">Europium is the most abundantly prevalent Rare Earth element. Europium is used by the medical field as the highly sensitive luminescence provided by Europium attached as a tag to complex biochemicals assists in live tracing of these materials during living tissue research. Neodymium is another abundantly prevalent Rare Earth element, your cell phone, portable CD player, computer or sound system would not exist in their current form without the use of strong permanent magnets made possible by Neodymium.</font></span></span></span></span></p>
<p><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><font color="black"><strong>American Video Teleconferencing Corp.</strong> believes the rare earths industry is where it wants to maintain a very strong focus and is looking to expand its holdings. According to the Company, it aggressively continues to search world-wide for opportunities in Precious, Base and Rare Earths metal projects in its future strategies.<br />
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<strong>North Valley Bancorp (Nasdaq:NOVB)</strong> reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. North Valley Bancorp ("the Company") is the parent company for North Valley Bank ("NVB"). The Company reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 of $399,000, or $0.06 per diluted share compared to a net loss for the quarter ended March 31, 2010 of $312,000, or ($0.21) per diluted share. "We are pleased with the continued progress made in achieving our three key goals which are to reduce the level of nonperforming assets, operate profitably and focus on high quality relationship-based loans," stated Mike Cushman, President and CEO. The Company recorded a provision for loan losses in the amount of $1,000,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 compared to a provision for loan losses of $782,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2010. The allowance for loan losses at March 31, 2011 was $14,471,000, or 2.93% of total loans, compared to $14,993,000, or 2.92% of total loans, at December 31, 2010 and $17,708,000, or 3.05% of total loans, at March 31, 2010.<br />
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North Valley Bancorp operates as the holding company for North Valley Bank that provides commercial and retail banking services to businesses and individuals in California. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Redding, California.<br />
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<strong>Affymax, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFFY)</strong> reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. The net loss for the first quarter of 2011 was $9.6 million compared to a net loss of $7.9 million for the first quarter of 2010. Affymax recognized revenue for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 of $16.7 million compared to $34.7 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2010. The decrease in revenue was the result of decreased collaboration revenue from its partnership with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, under their 2006 collaboration for development of Affymax's compound, peginesatide (formerly known as Hematideā„¢). Research and development expenses for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, were $18.1 million compared to $33.1 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2010. The decrease was primarily due to the completion of the treatment and follow up of Phase 3 clinical trials in 2010. General and administrative expenses for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 were $8.2 million compared to $9.4 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2010. The decrease was primarily due to reductions in legal costs and consulting services.</font></span></span></span></span></p>
<p><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><font color="black">Affymax, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing novel drugs to improve the treatment of serious and often life-threatening conditions. Affymax's product candidate, peginesatide, recently completed Phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of anemia associated with chronic renal failure. For additional information, please visit</font> <a href="www.affymax.com&quot;><font color="black">affymax.com&lt;/font></a><font color="black">.</font></span></span></span></span></p>
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<strong>Amerigon Inc. (Nasdaq:ARGN)</strong> announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the "HSR Act"), relating to Amerigon's previously announced acquisition of a majority of the voting shares of W.E.T. Automotive Systems AG, a German company ("W.E.T."), has expired without further action by the Federal Trade Commission, thereby satisfying a condition of closing of the transaction. Amerigon and W.E.T. have also received regulatory approval from the Ukraine, which was also a condition to closing the transaction. Amerigon has launched a tender offer for all of the voting shares of W.E.T. Pursuant to the previously announced agreement between Amerigon and the holders of 75.6 percent of W.E.T.'s voting shares, those shares will be sold to Amerigon under the tender offer. The initial acceptance period under the tender offer expires on May 9, 2011. An additional acceptance period will follow and closing is presently expected to occur at the beginning of June 2011.</font></span></span></span></span></p>
<p><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><font color="black">Amerigon develops products based on its advanced, proprietary, efficient thermoelectric (NYSE:TE) technologies for a wide range of global markets and heating and cooling applications.<br />
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<p><strong>GreenHouse Holdings, Inc</strong> is a leading provider of energy efficiency and sustainable facilities solutions. The Company designs, engineers and installs disparate products and technologies that enable its clients to reduce their energy costs and carbon footprint.<br />
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The IEA (International Energy Agency) promotes energy efficiency policy and technology in buildings, appliances, transport and industry, as well as end-use applications such as lighting. Energy efficiency is "using less energy to provide the same service". Energy efficiency offers a powerful and cost-effective tool for achieving a sustainable energy future. Improvements in energy efficiency can reduce the need for investment in energy infrastructure, cut fuel costs, increase competitiveness and improve consumer welfare.</p>
<p><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: black"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,128,255)"><font color="black"><strong>GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (GRHU)</strong> recently announced that it has been awarded a $151 million contract for the design, development and construction of the Carlstrom National Security Training Center ("Carlstrom") in Central Florida. The contract was awarded to GreenHouse's wholly-owned subsidiary, Life Protection, Inc., by the Pinnacle Performance Group, the executive director for the development team. The design and pre-construction phase of the project will commence immediately.<br />
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The U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Navy SEALs, U.S. Army, Federal Air Marshall Service, U.S. Coast Guard, Border Patrol, Tactical Forces (SWAT and Anti-Terrorism), Customs Enforcement, FEMA, and First Responders (Fire, Police, EMS) will use the Carlstrom facility. Carlstrom will be equipped with a military style urban training facility, tactical driving course, obstacle-training course, shooting range, advanced computers and technology laboratories. The facility will be designed to provide both simulated training scenarios and classroom-based learning. The facility will take approximately three years to complete and once operational will create over 250 jobs.<br />
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<strong>GreenHouse Holdings, Inc</strong> target markets for energy efficiency solutions include government and military, as well as commercial, residential and industrial markets. In addition, the company develops designs and constructs rapidly deployable, sustainable facilities primarily for use in disaster relief and security in austere regions.<br />
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For more information about GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. Visit its website:</font> <a href="www.greenhouseintl.com&quot;><font color="black">greenhouseintl.com&lt;/font></a></span></span></span></span></p>
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