Quantcast

Latest DuPage County, Illinois Stories

2014-05-02 23:02:56

The DuPage Community Foundation recently awarded a $20,000 grant to Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital of Wheaton, Illinois, to support the creation of a biologically diverse and peaceful rain garden that will improve the quality of storm water while adding to Marianjoy’s holistic healing environment. The new rain garden is a feature of Marianjoy’s Legacy Campaign, a capital improvement project that will focus on the expansion of an Assistive Rehabilitation Technology Institute, a new...

2014-03-04 20:23:58

WHEATON, Ill., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janet L. Williams is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional of the Year as a result of 40 Years of Excellence in Government and Environmental Research. Janet currently serves as an Environmental Research Technician with DuPage County. With over four decades of professional experience, Janet specializes in transferring old hand-drawn maps into current geographic information systems and computer storage. In addition,...

2014-02-21 23:01:36

DuPage family lawyer Dion Davi joins the DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers to raise money and awareness for new Chicago area Ronald McDonald House. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 DuPage family lawyer Dion U. Davi will take part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Ronald McDonald House located on the Central DuPage Hospital campus on March 18. Davi will participate on behalf of the DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers. The DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers has committed...

2014-02-19 12:26:30

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ARCO) ("Arcos Dorados"), Latin America's largest restaurant chain and the world's largest McDonald's franchisee, has been tapped by the organizers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) to provide customer service training to more than 15,000 World Cup volunteers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/CG66999LOGO) As the official restaurant and a sponsor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM),...

2014-02-10 08:31:49

DuPage County Dispatcher Honored with SmartSave Award by Smart911 in Recognition of Efforts to Effectively Dispatch Proper Response Teams to a Citizen in Need DUPAGE COUNTY, Ill. and FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A telecommunicator with the Addison Consolidated Dispatch Center has been recognized for her outstanding efforts to aid a citizen in need using Smart911, the County's 9-1-1 service aimed at improving emergency response. The Emergency Telephone System Board...

2014-01-28 12:34:00

DUPAGE COUNTY, Ill., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Choose DuPage recently strengthened its position as a regional economic development force, adopting new technology from a Chicago company that creates unprecedented marketing potential from commercial real estate listings. DuPage County lies just 30 miles from downtown Chicago, but with more than 900,000 residents, the county is an economic power in its own right. By integrating an advanced property inventory platform from...

2013-09-23 23:01:54

Grant will assist in the development of a state-of-the-art assistive technology center for individuals with disabilities. Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 The Coleman Foundation recently awarded a $200,000 grant to Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital of Wheaton, Illinois, to support the creation of the Marianjoy Assistive Rehabilitation Technology Institute. The grant includes a challenge that will match dollar for dollar up to $100,000 in contributions received by Marianjoy...

2013-09-13 08:23:30

Uninsured residents report improved health with primary care 'home' A new study shows significant health benefits for uninsured people living under the federal poverty level in the suburbs when they receive access to primary care. Uninsured residents in a suburban collar county of Chicago reported a big improvement in their health status and increased their preventive care and screenings after one year of access to primary care, reports Northwestern Medicine research. The study...

2013-08-22 23:00:34

DuPage Health and Wellness Center, located in Glen Ellyn, IL, is celebrating both its 15-year anniversary and an important milestone in the diagnosis and treatment of food and environmental allergies and sensitivities. To date, the Center's team of chiropractors and massage therapists has helped over 3,100 patients understand their condition and regain their health. Glen Ellyn, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 DuPage Health and Wellness Center in Glen Ellyn, IL is celebrating its 15th...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related