Quantcast

Latest Geography of Illinois Stories

2014-01-29 12:30:53

RIVER GROVE, Ill., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Follett Corporation today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has named Todd Litzsinger Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. Litzsinger succeeds Steve Waichler, who held the role on an interim basis following the passing of Follett's former Chairman, Alison O'Hara, in July of 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130808/CG61018LOGO) "Todd's time on the Follett Board of Directors and his extensive...

2014-01-29 12:26:12

CHICAGO, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mana Contemporary Chicago presents an engaging evening of dynamic art and performance on Saturday, February 15. The event is free and open to the public. A reception from 5 to 8 p.m. in Mana Contemporary Chicago's fifth floor gallery celebrates the opening of Photorealism in the Digital Age, a solo exhibition of recent photorealist paintings by New York-based Israeli artist Yigal Ozeri. Photorealism in the Digital Age will be exhibited from...

2014-01-28 16:21:21

Utility also offers financial assistance to customers in need CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the record cold temperatures in northern Illinois, ComEd has taken extra steps to ensure the electrical system is functioning as effectively as possible to meet the extraordinary needs of customers during this period. "ComEd understands the impact a loss of electrical service can have on customers - especially with the extreme weather that can also place stress on the system," said...

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...

2014-01-27 23:25:02

Century 21 Affiliated is pleased to align with a group of talented brokers of Hyde Park’s Keller Williams Realty. The combined team of brokers will operate under the Century 21 Affiliated brand. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Century 21 Affiliated is pleased to align with a group of talented brokers of Hyde Park’s Keller Williams Realty. The combined team of brokers will operate under the Century 21 Affiliated brand. The Century 21 Affiliated family serves greater Chicago,...

2014-01-21 23:32:01

Confirmation of mold extended the closure of Hinsdale Middle School. Florida air quality testing company AGC Environmental shares tips to help others prevent the same level of a mold problem. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 A mold confirmation extended the closure of Hinsdale Middle School. And in response to it, Florida air quality testing company AGC Environmental gave out a number of tips to aid the public prevent a mold problem as worse as the one reported. Based on the post from...

2014-01-21 16:25:10

Learn how Technology is Influencing the New Direction of Healthcare Innovation CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the ongoing evolution of wireless technology and the rise of connectivity, there is a wave of new possibilities emerging on how to manage aspects of everyday life through these innovations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120203/MM47327LOGO) As the population begins to adopt wearable technology, exciting ideas are already surfacing in the healthcare space....

2014-01-20 12:22:31

CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The February issue of Chicago magazine, on newsstands Thursday, features the city's best new drinking establishments to check out. Chicago's 12-reporter team imbibed its way through all 65 new drinking spots from the past year - sizing up drink quality, service and ambiance - to compile this ranking of the 20 best. Also in this issue, Chicago talks with speed skater Shani Davis, as he prepares for his fourth appearance in the Winter Olympic Games this...

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...

2014-01-15 23:00:17

Deer Path of Huntley, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a supportive living presentation on Jan. 30. Deer Path is the only assisted living community in the northwest Chicago suburbs designed to serve physically disabled adults between the ages of 22 and 64. Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Deer Path of Huntley, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a supportive living presentation from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Jan. 30. The community, which is...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • 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.
Related