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2014-05-02 23:02:48

A grant from the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley has provided Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital with funds to support new assistive technology that enhances treatment options for patients with vision deficits. WHEATON, Illinois (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Therapists at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital have a new and sophisticated way to treat patients with vision deficits. A Dynavision D2 Visuomotor Training System, purchased through a $20,000 grant from the Community Foundation...

2014-05-01 12:34:29

Transformed East Lincoln Park Homes Open for Viewing One Day Only CHICAGO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago's late 19(th) century architectural renaissance can be experienced first-hand on Sunday, May 18 during the 26(th) Annual City Style House Tour. Six East Lincoln Park homes, some of the finest examples of historic preservation and re-imagined interior spaces, will be open for touring from 1 to 5 p.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140430/82674 The residential building...

2014-05-01 12:21:21

Scion of Naperville hosts many interesting vehicles to choose from NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today is the very last day customers can come to Scion of Naperville and take part in the Test Drives for Autism fundraiser that directly benefits Turning Pointe Autism Foundation. Until Scion of Naperville closes for business tonight, customers will be able to take any vehicle on the Scion of Naperville property to the Naperville Test Track with one of the staff...

2014-04-30 12:22:56

Dealership offers easy to read comparisons NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Scion of Naperville is in one of the most enviable positions of being a purveyor of excellent Scion vehicles. In the 10 years that Scion has been in existence, they have continually shown that defying expectations can be an everyday occurrence, not something that needs to happen when attention needs to be drawn to the brand. The entire Scion lineup available at Scion of Naperville is...

2014-04-29 12:35:57

With Rebuilding Together, Sears helps address critical housing need HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears, a leading integrated retailer focused on making shopping easier, has launched its seventh annual Heroes at Home spring renovation and fundraising campaign, during which it will celebrate a milestone 1,500th rebuild, honoring America's military heroes. Teaming with Rebuilding Together, the program provides home modifications and repairs for low-income...

2014-04-29 12:22:42

2014 Equinox, Malibu among most popular at Chevrolet of Naperville NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Just because the first of the 2015 Chevy models are starting to leak and drip into the Chevrolet of Naperville showroom, customers shouldn't forget about the outstanding lineup of 2014 Chevy models available at the Naperville, IL Chevy dealership. Models like the 2014 Chevy Equinox and 2014 Chevy Malibu represent some of the most capable vehicles that has ever...

2014-04-24 23:13:23

Cheap Concert Tickets has sold out Ravinia Pavilion concert tickets for all 2014 scheduled events. This popular secondary ticket site is offering their customer appreciation promo code SAVE for added savings. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Cheap Concert Tickets is a reliable source for sold out Ravinia Pavilion concert tickets. Ravinia Pavilion in Highland Park, Illinois hosts a plethora of amazing talent every summer. During the summer of 2014, this legendary venue will host...

2014-04-23 16:26:53

Personalized assistance and access to information make shopping easier HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears, a leading integrated retailer focused on making shopping easier for its members, introduces Get Advice, a personalized service powered by Shop Your Way. Get Advice, along with the recently launched Member Assist, uniquely leverages the online and mobile channels that members already use to easily tap into the expertise of Sears' nationwide team of knowledgeable...

2014-04-23 16:22:07

NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brandon Marshall Foundation, Starved Rock Harley-Davidson and Linden Oaks at Edward are teaming up in an effort to increase awareness of mental illness and raise funds for mental health treatment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77803 The organizations are presenting the Brandon Marshall Mental Health Awareness Ride on Saturday, May 31. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Linden Oaks Outpatient Center, 1335 N. Mill...

2014-04-22 23:14:21

Land Rover Hinsdale is proud to announce their sponsorship of the annual Wellness House Charity 5k Run and 3k Walk. The walk will take place in Hinsdale, IL on Sunday, May 4th at 8:30 a.m. at the corner of East Walnut and North County Line Road. Hinsdale, IL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Land Rover Hinsdale is proud to announce their sponsorship of the annual Wellness House Charity 5k Run and 3k Walk. The walk will take place in Hinsdale, IL on Sunday, May 4th at 8:30 a.m. at the corner of East...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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