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2014-07-12 23:03:34

Sunrise Digital is now offering MagiCling posters, a unique material that allows posters to stick to virtually any surface with adhesive. MagiCling works using electrostatically charged material that clings to almost any flat surface. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Chicago-based printer Sunrise Digital is now making posters on MagiCling, the unique material that allows posters to stick to virtually any surface. This thin 2-mil white film adheres to many different surfaces: painted...

2014-07-12 23:03:23

Today, the Procura Group of Companies has announced their 25th Anniversary celebration will be held opening night at NAHC Financial Management Conference in Chicago on Sunday, July 13. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Today, the Procura Group of Companies has announced their 25th Anniversary celebration will be held opening night at NAHC Financial Management Conference in Chicago on Sunday, July 13. The Procura Group of Companies is celebrating a significant achievement of 25 years as...

2014-07-11 23:02:24

With summer at its peak, travelers are exploring new terrain and visiting distant places around the world. Bird-X explains how travelers can avoid common zoonotic diseases. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 News reports around the world are reporting high numbers of travelers this summer, notably in the United States (according to AAA). Despite the current state of the economy, more people are traveling this summer after an especially harsh winter. However, excited travelers may fall...

2014-07-11 12:23:18

Beer Sales Lifted 83 Percent as Consumers Quench Their Thirst for Holiday Suds by Having Them Delivered BOSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers thirsty for an ice cold beer over the Fourth of July holiday weekend turned to Drizly in record numbers to have their beverages delivered. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/87904 Powered by an 83-percent lift in weekly beer sales, Drizly enjoyed a record week for demand of its alcohol delivery service across Boston, New York City...

2014-07-11 12:23:15

CHICAGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last month, Built In Chicago announced the 2014 winners of the Moxie Awards, naming the best of Chicago's digital companies at an award ceremony of 850 attendees. Sixteen companies were honored for their innovation, mentorship, and cultivation of the Chicago tech community. Honorees were celebrated by Built In Chicago's founder, Matt Moog, and CEO, Maria Katris, as well as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who remarked on the immense success he has witnessed...

2014-07-11 12:23:07

CHICAGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While warehouse clubs may be perceived to be the domain of those looking to stretch a tight budget - new research from Mintel reveals that it is not just those of lower incomes having to 'make do.' High income consumers think their products are on a par with leading brands. Indeed, 38% believe store brand or private label brands at warehouse clubs are comparable to name brand items in terms of quality--a number that increases to 44% of households...

2014-07-10 23:12:47

Local IT Company Appearing at Evanston Food Truck Festival to Give Away Vouchers for Sweet Ride Chicago Evanston, IL (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Stratosphere Networks, an IT support company based in Evanston, Illinois, is launching their pay-it-forward campaign at the 4th Annual Evanston Food Truck Festival on July 15. They will be partnering with Sweet Ride Chicago, Windy City’s mobile bakery, to give away 50 food vouchers. The food truck festival will be held Tuesday, July 15 at Brummel...

2014-07-10 16:26:15

CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orleans Homes is excited to announce that it will open seven new neighborhoods this summer and fall throughout Chicagoland, reflecting Orleans' growing footprint in the area. With communities ranging from country living to suburban, homebuyers are sure to find the perfect fit for their family. The Courtyards of Glen Ellyn offers courtyard-style townhomes in a quiet area, but within walking distance of shopping, dining and the commuter train in...

2014-07-10 16:25:19

$58 MILLION OF ADDITIONAL NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviv REIT, Inc. ("Aviv" or the "Company") (NYSE: AVIV) announced today it has acquired two assisted living facilities ("ALFs") and one post-acute and long-term care skilled nursing facility ("SNF") for $82.0 million (the "Acquisition"), and two parcels of land and the entitlements for the construction of two new ALFs and a 50 unit addition to one of the existing ALFs for $12.2 million (the "New...

2014-07-10 12:30:59

TEAM CHANCE runners offered exclusive racing benefits and the opportunity to double fundraising impact CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, July 20(th), Chicago's tourism, hospitality, and food and beverage industry will put aside competition and join TEAM CHANCE at Chicago's Rock n' Roll Half Marathon and 5K to support the Jackson Chance Foundation, a local non-profit dedicated to providing parking and transportation assistance for all families with critically ill babies in the...


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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