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2014-09-18 12:29:54

No Appointment Necessary and Members Receive a Kmart Gift Card with Flu Vaccination* HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart Pharmacy makes it easy for customers and Shop Your Way members to stay healthy this flu season by conveniently offering flu shots in stores for as low as $24.99. Shop Your Way members who receive their vaccination can also get a $5 Kmart gift card with coupon* available in select circulars and online at KmartPharmacy.com/flu. According to...

2014-09-18 12:26:17

For the 15th consecutive year, Northwestern Memorial HealthCare selected as a leader for family friendly workplaces CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northwestern Memorial HealthCare has been recognized nationally as one of the "2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies" for the 15th consecutive year as a leader in fostering a family-friendly workplace by Working Mother magazine and is the only health system in Illinois on the annual list compiled by Working Mother...

2014-09-17 12:24:30

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart gives customers and Shop Your Way members the opportunity to "Get In and Get More" - more Adam Levine, that is. For the first time, Kmart announced an exclusive gift of a free download of Maroon 5's No. 1 album V with purchase of $30 or more from the Adam Levine Collection available in stores and online at kmart.com/adamlevine. "We're taking our popular celebrity brand relationship to a whole new level with this exclusive...

2014-09-17 08:21:31

Cale America's Largest Distributor Continues Strong Growth in Great Lakes Region DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cale America Inc., a leader in unattended payment solutions, has announced that its distribution partner, Total Parking Solutions (TPS) now has more than 60 municipal, campus and private parking operators utilizing more than 500 pay stations manufactured by Cale to collect parking and transit fees. http://www.caleamerica.com/, http://totalparking.net/...

2014-09-16 12:25:37

New song, in collaboration with public awareness initiative ReThink, inspired by stories from around the country LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the ReThink initiative and four-time Grammy Award nominated singer-songwriter Jewel will unveil a new song, "Home to Me," to raise awareness for the benefits of public housing and to encourage Americans to rethink their perceptions of public housing. "Home to Me" is available for free download at www.ReThinkHousing.org....

2014-09-16 12:20:43

Shop Your Way® Members can now Pick Up, Return, Exchange from a Vehicle for Free - in Less than Five Minutes, Guaranteed HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears, a leading integrated retailer focused on making shopping easier for Shop Your Way members and customers, announced it has added returns and exchanges to its popular In-Vehicle Pickup service. The new integrated retail service, powered by the Shop Your Way mobile app, lets members pick up, return or exchange their...

2014-09-15 12:28:08

Shop Your Way® members get five percent back in points with each donation HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart, the all-time leading St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(®) St. Jude Thanks and Giving(®) fundraising partner, has kicked off its 2014 fundraising campaign, continuing a holiday giving tradition that last year resulted in donations totaling $21.9 million - the single largest corporate partner contribution ever to the hospital. "Kmart associates, Shop Your...

2014-09-13 23:03:03

On Tuesday, August 25th, Elmhurst Park District received essential information on the American Heart Association’s “Life’s Simple 7™” in connection with the Disque Foundation Aug 26, Elmhurst, IL (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 The employees of Elmhurst Park District, which includes about 600 personnel, had the exciting opportunity to hear Dr. Karl “Fritz” Disque speak about Life’s Simple 7™ on Tuesday, August 25th. Elmhurst Park District employees live and work to provide...

2014-09-12 23:03:35

The Adler Planetarium and Lincoln Park Zoo collaborate on new web-based platform that engages the public from home or classroom in scientific research through photo identification technology CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Today, the Adler Planetarium and Lincoln Park Zoo launched Chicago Wildlife Watch, a new web-based citizen science initiative that provides an opportunity for students, teachers and members of the public to actively participate in Chicagoland wildlife research...

2014-09-12 08:23:28

CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Cultural Mile Association and its partnering cultural organizations and businesses announced their 2nd Fridays on the Chicago Cultural Mile September 12(th) line-up. The 2(nd) Fridays event will include the Chicago Cultural Center's Fall Open House which features art, music, tours and special events. The event is free and better yet, it will begin at 10 a.m. and will continue well into the evening. The Chicago Cultural Mile is...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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