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2014-07-01 08:21:17

Dealerships offers Lollapalooza passes NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the best things about being in the immediate Chicago area is the outstanding number of festivals and music events that take advantage of the cities many venues. A relatively long-running event has been the Lollapalooza festival that has called Chicago's Grant Park home since 2005. Tickets have been historically difficult to find and more than a little bit on the expensive side of the...

2014-07-01 08:21:14

Dealership using social media for customer contest NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Toyota of Naperville doesn't just stock some of the most modern and reliable vehicles ever to be available to the American driving public, they also are staffed by some serious music aficionados. To that end, Toyota of Naperville is offering a pair of free three-day passes to Lollapalooza, Aug. 1-3 at Grant Park in Chicago. In order to be eligible, the winner must be 18 years and...

2014-06-30 23:01:52

The Lemont Hornets Youth Football and Cheer Association have partnered with Sports Brain to implement comprehensive baseline concussion testing for its athletes. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Lemont Hornets Youth Football and Cheer Association have partnered with Sports Brain to implement comprehensive baseline concussion testing for its athletes. As part of the program, Sports Brain will provide testing for the athletes in the Lemont Hornets Youth Football and Cheer Association. Sports...

2014-06-27 23:09:23

Heartwood Center for Mind Body Spirit, a holistic healthcare community based in Evanston, has recently doubled their capacity and launched their unique business model for providing integrative wellness services at their 1818 Dempster Street location. They offer a unique business model that incubates practitioners, therapists, and business owners with their own offices. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Heartwood Center for Mind Body Spirit, a holistic healthcare community based in...

2014-06-27 12:21:17

With several stores throughout Kenosha and Racine, Wis., Palmen gains loyalty through savings KENOSHA, Wis., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auto owners will return to a service center for a number of reasons: maybe they know a person who works there or have developed a reputation over time; Others become repeat customers due to proximity or habit. Often, customers remember two things in particular that cause them to come back to a service center for oil changes, repairs, and...

2014-06-26 20:22:19

Over 200 Participants, Celebrity Guests 'Pedal the Plaza' For a Cause LISLE, Ill., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy Ones, the makers of lean, lower sodium and heart healthy deli meats, along with retail partner Jewel-Osco, contributed $10,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) today following their "Pedal the Plaza" event in downtown Chicago. The open-to-all, high-energy experience was part of Healthy Ones' "You Can" campaign that empowered consumers to make easy,...

2014-06-25 23:12:52

Land Rover Hinsdale is proud to announce their “Hole-in-One” sponsorship of this year’s Ronald McDonald House Charities Golf Classic to take place Wednesday July 16th at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club in Lemont, IL from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Hinsdale, IL (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Land Rover Hinsdale is proud to announce their “Hole-in-One” sponsorship of this year’s Ronald McDonald House Charities Golf Classic to take place Wednesday July 16th at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club in...

2014-06-25 12:21:51

Impala, Cruze among best options available NAPERVILLE, Ill, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The citizens of Bolingbrook, IL have long been benefiting from the outstanding customer service and vehicle maintenance provided by Chevrolet of Naperville. One of the reasons people residing in Bolingbrook, IL are willing to make the trip to Chevrolet of Naperville is the incredibly strong inventory of vehicles they always have stocked. If any of those people are in the market for a new...

2014-06-24 08:30:19

Generous Galvin Family Bequest $1.2 Million ELGIN, Ill., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Presence Saint Joseph Hospital (PSJH), Elgin, is the recipient of the largest family estate gift in recent history - a $1.2 million bequest from philanthropists Thomas J. and Barbara A. Galvin, of Elgin. A 46 year marriage and eight children didn't allow for much leisure time, but Barbara Galvin still gave generously of her time and resources to organizations and causes she believed in - including...

2014-06-12 12:29:13

The McCormick Foundation's "Why News Matters" Project aims to promote news literacy CHICAGO, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's 24/7 news cycle, journalists must often decide between breaking news quickly versus accurately. At the same time, any user online has the power to publish content, giving rise to blogs and satire as popular forms of media. Closely tied to information overload and the preponderance of content types online today, research coordinated by the Robert M....


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