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2014-04-01 08:26:53

Outsourced sales and marketing company receives Campaign Cup DES PLAINES, Ill., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One Chicago, a leading sales and marketing company located in Des Plaines, has officially won the national excellence award known as the "Campaign Cup" for leading its respective campaign in sales on behalf of a well-known energy client. Managed by CEO Juan Olmos, One Chicago outperformed six other sales offices in both sales and quality in the fourth quarter of 2013....

2014-03-25 23:02:27

Los Angeles Jury Finds Helmet Maker Not Responsible for Football Player's Injury Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The law firm of Yukevich | Cavanaugh is pleased to announce a full defense verdict obtained on behalf of its client, Riddell, Inc. The unanimous verdict was reached on Thursday, March 20, 2014 and comes on the heels of a four week trial, brought by a 21-year old former player who claimed a Riddell helmet failed to protect him from severe brain damage during a...

2014-02-21 20:20:33

FUNDING SUPPORTS EDUCATION BASED PROGRAMS DES PLAINES, Ill., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivers Casino presented a check for $20,000 to the Daniel J. Corkery Elementary School yesterday, bringing their total 2013 giving to over $1,500,000. Rivers Casino partnered with the WNBA's Chicago Sky basketball team to inspire and educate the students at Corkery to lead healthy lifestyles through the Sky's "Hoops 4 Health" program. Chicago Sky Star and WNBA's 2013 Rookie of the Year, Elena...

2013-11-06 23:00:47

Now, NFL players can choose any brand of helmet that complies with prescribed standards and it's a given they will get the best advice available. Considering the injuries so far this season, players should also ask their agents to provide expert advice on protecting their incomes, in the event a hit takes them out of football for good, says Frank N. Darras, of DarrasLaw. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 The 2013-14 season will be the last to feature Riddell as the official...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.