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2014-07-15 08:25:06

CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fathers' rights attorney and advocate Jeffery Leving will host playwright and activist William Martin, Ph.D., whose latest work centers on Chicago's street violence, during the next episode of Chicago Counterpoint TV on July 15. Martin, a prolific writer, highly sought speaker and educator, will discuss his upcoming stage play Somebody Else's Baby, which features Leving as a courtroom judge in the street drama. "Judge Leving helps the main...

2014-07-15 08:23:01

PIPESTONE, Minn., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juhl Renewable Energy Systems, Inc. a subsidiary of Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company") and an experienced provider of solar, wind and battery storage systems for homeowners, small business, municipal governments, schools and farming operations, is pleased to announce that its been named as lead contractor for all rooftop installations through Solar Chicago, a new program serving Chicago, Illinois and several neighboring...

2014-07-15 00:20:33

Northwestern Memorial's third consecutive year on Honor Roll and being recognized as No. 1 in Illinois and Chicago Metro Region CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northwestern Memorial HealthCare is pleased to announce that both Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Lake Forest Hospital continue to earn national recognition as part of the U.S. News & World Report ranking of America's Best Hospitals. Northwestern Memorial is 10(th) in the nation on the exclusive, Best...

2014-07-14 23:09:01

uuber’s Flip Turn Case adds a wireless keyboard to the iPad and transforms it into a laptop. Popular website The iMums recently reviewed and recommended the case on their site. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The iMums, a website for gadget friendly moms and dads recently tested uuber Unlimited’s Flip Turn case for the iPad Mini. They tested the case in all three modes; keyboard, movie and flat, and found all three to work satisfactorily. They give their stamp of approval and...

2014-07-14 16:22:30

CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patti Smith, known as the "Godmother of Punk" for her ability to fuse rock music and poetry, has been honored with the 2014 Chicago Tribune Literary Award. The award will be presented on November 1 as part of a day of literary events co-presented by the Chicago Tribune's Printers Row program and the 25(th) annual Chicago Humanities Festival. Hailed as the queen of the American punk movement, Smith is an author, poet, artist and...

2014-07-14 08:27:16

Chicago based health startup Symbiosis Health expands its footprint CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Symbiosis Health, a Chicago-based healthcare startup, announced the launch of its services in New York. This announcement is consistent with the company's mission of expanding its footprint nationwide. Often described as the Expedia of healthcare, Symbiosis Health is an online market place for medical services that empowers consumers to compare pricing from different providers...

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...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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