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2014-08-21 23:16:38

Dr. Kelch will be present at the 2014 Walk MS hosted at Junction City to collect donations and answer any MS symptom related questions. Peoria, Illinois (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 On September 7th, 2014 Peoria will be hosting its annual MS Walk. The Walk MS organization connects people living with MS with people who care. This year Walk MS has raised over two million dollars and are 85% of the way to their goal. This years Peoria event will be held at Junction City, registration begins at...

2014-08-20 23:02:21

Quincy Bioscience is one of the fastest growing businesses of 2014 in the United States. Madison, WI (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Quincy Bioscience, a Wisconsin-based biotech company, has been included in the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the nation, for the third consecutive year. Ranking at No. 2,941, Quincy Bioscience is honored again to be grouped with the most successful businesses in the United States. Quincy Bioscience is manufacturer of Prevagen brand...

2014-08-12 08:38:53

Deerfield hotel upgrades complimentary Internet access, making download speeds five times faster DEERFIELD, Ill., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Working on the road just got easier thanks to the Courtyard Chicago Deerfield. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140808/134863 The hotel near Metra station has upgraded its high-speed Internet access, inviting guests to maximize productivity no matter where they are in the Deerfield hotel. Whether sending business emails...

2014-08-11 23:06:48

Multimedia museum exhibit celebrates the history of modern anesthesiology. Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Located at the American Society of Anesthesiology's (ASA) new headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois, the newly expanded Wood Library-Museum (WLM) of Anesthesiology opens with a breathtaking interactive multimedia exhibit. Formerly located in Park Ridge, Illinois, the new WLM offers an in-depth look at the history of pain-relieving surgical anesthetics and the profession of...

2014-08-08 16:23:53

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. (NYSE MKT, symbol: CVR) today announced results for the second quarter of 2014 as summarized below: CHICAGO RIVET & MACHINE CO. Summary of Consolidated Results of Operations For the Three and Six Months Ended June 30 ------------------------------------------ Second Quarter...

2014-08-08 08:23:44

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer in full swing, the Chicago Cultural Mile Association and its partnering cultural organizations and businesses announced their latest 2nd Fridays on the Chicago Cultural Mile line-up for August. This month's 2(nd) Fridays event will continue to bring the area's business and cultural communities together by offering visitors free and sharply discounted entertainment, dining and activities. The Chicago Cultural Mile is Michigan Avenue...

2014-08-04 16:27:55

Rotary member cycles from Seattle to D.C. to show how urban farming and gleaning helps battle food insecurity in the United States EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of his cross-country ride to raise awareness of community-based strategies to fight hunger in America, Seattle Rotary member Benjamin Rasmus will tour an urban farm in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood - an area plagued by food deserts. Rasmus, Rotary International General Secretary John...

2014-08-04 16:24:27

CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Era Eugene Callahan, 80, former chief of staff to the late U.S. Senator Alan J. Dixon and Director of Government Relations for Major League Baseball died Monday, Aug. 4 in his Springfield, IL home. A native of Milford, IL, he was a graduate of Illinois College in Jacksonville where he played baseball and met his wife, Ann. Gene was the beloved husband of Ann Callahan; father of the late Dan Callahan, Lynn Callahan Riddley and U.S....

2014-08-04 12:36:11

Weeklong ideas platform will host over 150 speakers including journalist Nicholas Kristof, country music star Naomi Judd and actress Joan Cusack CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The fourth annual Chicago Ideas Week (CIW), taking place October 13-19, 2014, will bring together more than 150 globally renowned speakers, including A-list actors, distinguished entrepreneurs, tech moguls, politicians, sports figures and other individuals who are changing the world. Some of the diverse...

2014-08-04 08:24:33

Ducks still available for adoption - Grand Prize is a Brand New 2014 Chevy Equinox CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 60,000 rubber duckies will drop off the Columbus Bridge into the Chicago River on August 7, 2014 at 1 p.m.! The 9(th) Annual Windy City Rubber Ducky Derby to benefit Special Olympics Illinois enthralls people of all ages who watch the ducks "race" to the finish line. Ducks are still available for adoption for $5.00 online until the morning of August 7...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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