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2014-06-24 08:30:19

Generous Galvin Family Bequest $1.2 Million ELGIN, Ill., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Presence Saint Joseph Hospital (PSJH), Elgin, is the recipient of the largest family estate gift in recent history - a $1.2 million bequest from philanthropists Thomas J. and Barbara A. Galvin, of Elgin. A 46 year marriage and eight children didn't allow for much leisure time, but Barbara Galvin still gave generously of her time and resources to organizations and causes she believed in - including...

2014-06-12 23:09:12

New book provides first hand look at a fairly unknown autoimmune disease. ELGIN, Ill. (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Imagine only being able to do one activity a day before being too tired to continue. For those who suffer from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, situations like that are all too familiar. “My Battle with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome” is a detailed journey through the symptoms and impact of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome on not only the individuals, but also their caretakers. Told from the...

2014-05-29 16:21:25

Dealership recently took over the former Rosen Kia ELGIN, Ill., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a short amount of time, the new owners at Napleton's Elgin Kia in Elgin, Ill. have made quite an impact on the community. After acquiring the former Rosen Kia, the team quickly went to work to get the new dealership up and running. With some hard work, it opened after a short time as the new Napleton's Elgin Kia. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140529/92374 The...

2014-05-01 12:22:52

Napleton's Elgin Kia expresses excitement for new company ELGIN, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It is with much pride and excitement that Napleton's Elgin Kia announces its acquisition of the former Rosen Kia dealership, located at 845 E. Chicago St., Elgin, Ill., 60120. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140501/82858 The Napleton Auto Group took over ownership of the former Rosen Kia dealership on April 1, and is excited to begin selling quality new, pre-owned...

2014-01-30 23:27:23

Want to learn more about adhesives? The Wiz 101 Adhesives includes detailed information on water-based, hot melt, pressure sensitive and dextrin adhesives used in today’s packaging and converting applications as well as practical knowledge and much more. Elgin, IL (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Wisdom Adhesives Worldwide, a leading global manufacturer of hot melt and water-based adhesives for the packaging and converting industries and the longest continuously operating adhesives...

2014-01-30 08:20:16

Highlights BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) today reported full-year 2013 net earnings attributable to the corporation of $406.8 million (including after tax charges of $82.8 million, or 55 cents per diluted share for business consolidation costs, discontinued operations, debt refinancing costs and other activities), or $2.73 per diluted share, on sales of $8.5 billion, compared to $403.5 million, or $2.55 per diluted share, on...

2014-01-27 12:25:40

OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Department of Canadian Heritage invites the media for a unique photo opportunity as preparations are underway to transform Confederation Park into Winterlude's Crystal Garden. This advisory is subject to change without notice. The details are as follows: Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Time: 11 a.m. EST Who: Professional ice-carvers at work Winterlude spokesperson Artists...

2014-01-16 23:00:18

Heritage Woods of South Elgin, a BMA affordable assisted living and memory care community in Kane County, Illinois, will host a Congresswoman on Your Corner event with Rep. Tammy Duckworth on Jan. 21. The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Bradley, IL (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 U.S. Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth will speak to residents and guests during a visit to Heritage Woods of...

2013-12-16 23:20:11

Computer Systems Institute (CSI) will hold Financial Literacy workshops at its Chicago and Elgin, IL campuses on December 18 and 19, 2013, respectively. Each session will present vital information on how students can effectively handle financial obligations while in school as well as in the future as successful working adults. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Computer Systems Institute (CSI) recently announced two December Financial Literacy Program workshops designed to help...

2013-11-06 23:00:10

Heritage Woods of South Elgin, a BMA affordable assisted living and memory care community in Kane County, Illinois, will host a waffle breakfast, jazz concert and dinner for veterans on Nov. 11. The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Heritage Woods of South Elgin, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host several events to...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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