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2014-07-09 16:28:32

Device could offer hope for patients with large, wide-neck brain aneurysms previously considered untreatable CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After Susan Wakulich was told she had an aneurysm, she figured an invasive brain surgery and lengthy recovery lay ahead of her. "I was devastated," said Wakulich, who is 56 years old and lives in Chicago's western suburbs. "I knew this was a serious diagnosis. Then I met Dr. Bernard Bendok who told me about a new trial that...

2014-07-09 16:26:53

Industry Leader Accelerates Diversified Growth Strategy with Addition of Large-Scale Facility in Top Data Center Market OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and cloud services, and a leader in security and compliance, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the former Sun Times Press facility, a 317,000 square foot building located on 30...

2014-07-09 12:20:55

Full Event Details Listed on DriveChicago.com CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chicagoland new-car dealers are once again on a summertime mission to raise awareness and funds for local troops and their families. For the second consecutive year, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) and its dealer members have partnered with the USO of Illinois to host more than 60 Barbecue for the Troops community fundraising events. The 2014 USO Barbecue for the Troops...

2014-07-09 08:25:49

Technology Adoption, In-Store Challenges and an Early Focus on Holiday Season Were Key Focus Areas Among Attendees CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ShopperTrak, the leading global provider of consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics, held its tenth annual Users Group Conference in Chicago June 3-5(th). The event brought together nearly 200 retailers, executives, financial analysts, industry analysts and university academics to explore the topic of "Next Generation Retail...

2014-07-09 08:24:21

CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ingenuity, a Chicago-based arts advocacy organization, released State of the Arts in Chicago Public Schools today detailing the level of arts instruction, staffing, partnerships, and funding in Chicago Public Schools (CPS) during the 2012-13 school year. The data collected examines how schools match up to the goals and recommendations set forth in the City's first-ever CPS Arts Education Plan which was approved by the Chicago Board of...

2014-07-08 16:24:40

With the 5th largest Hispanic community in the United States, Chicago-based Ankin Law and ERC Co. partner to make an impact CHICAGO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ERC Co. and Ankin Law hope to inform Chicago Hispanics when, where and how to get legal counseling and guidance - if they have been injured in an auto accident, at work, or qualify for Social Security Disability compensation. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140708/124958 The new work represents an...

2014-07-08 08:37:15

New college presidents are appointed at The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law and Saybrook University. TCS Education System welcomes a new senior vice president. CHICAGO, SAN FRANCISCO, and SANTA BARBARA/VENTURA, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TCS Education System (TCS Ed) is pleased to announce exciting leadership changes at the nonprofit consortium as well as at two of its colleges. Deborah Markos joins TCS Ed as senior vice president for student strategies...

2014-07-08 08:27:02

CHICAGO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is taking your business to the next echelon of success worth a three-day commitment? Perry Marshall and Richard Koch believe the answer is a resounding "yes." Together, they've organized an immersive financial conference for high net worth individuals who still feel shackled by their own success. More details on this game-changing event are available at http://www.perrymarshall.com/marketing/meetrichard/. Since first publishing The Star Principle...

2014-07-07 23:07:59

Chicago based tech innovator üuber is shipping the rugged G4 case for iPad Air. The new model improves on the G2 and G3 models, with extra padding around corners, improved scratch resistance on the screen protector, innovative stand system for propping the iPad at a low typing angle in any orientation, and a thin-profile that fits nicely in Bretford and other charging carts. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 The Slim Tough Case line has been extremely popular with iPad desployments...

2014-07-07 16:24:18

The company is exploring difficult issues about confronting aging and long term care planning RICHMOND, Va., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) is coming to Taste of Chicago on July 9-13, the second stop on a national research and education program to have conversations about a pressing issue confronting many Americans: how to plan and pay for long term care needs for our aging population. The United States is undergoing a profound demographic change - every...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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