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2009-03-31 14:18:00

Hospital Receives Two Prestigious Awards WEST ALLIS, Wis., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora West Allis Medical Center has two new awards among its accomplishments.

2009-03-25 12:28:00

Data provided by nonprofit organization, Consumers' Checkbook MILWAUKEE, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- AARP The Magazine, the world's largest-circulation magazine with more than 34 million readers, today debuted a new interactive map listing the top-ranked hospitals in the U.S. by geographic area.

2009-03-02 14:14:00

CHICAGO, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Addressing topical challenges regarding energy and the environment, ComEd is providing technical energy efficiency expertise to seven northern Illinois high schools in a pilot initiative designed to promote innovation-centered education and to increase student achievement in math, science and engineering.

2009-02-04 08:49:00

AURORA, Ill., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In mid-January, the Trustees of the Northern Illinois Painting & Drywall Institute (NiPDi) elected the following individuals to serve as their 2009 Officers.

2009-01-30 15:15:00

AURORA, Ill., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Finishing Contractors Association of Illinois (FCAI) appointed their 2009 officers at their January board meeting.

2009-01-20 04:51:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Wall Street Communications today announced it has been retained to serve as the public relations agency of record for Aurora Multimedia Corporation, a leading provider of IP-based control systems, processors, and touch panels for A/V systems.

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2008-11-19 18:12:44

A suburban Chicago woman has been given a $25,000 diamond and emerald ring three months after she found the jewelry and turned it in to police. Karen Wonders of Aurora said she gave the man's pinkie ring to police after discovering it in a Naperville, Ill., parking garage Aug. 5.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.