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2014-03-20 12:22:21

CHICAGO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Metropolis Strategies, which was founded 15 years ago by The Commercial Club of Chicago to enhance the economic vibrancy of the Chicago region, will conclude its operations on May 31. This is in accord with the Club's intent that Metropolis would have a limited life rather than be a permanent organization. In accordance with its long standing practice of transferring successful programs to other organizations, Metropolis's work will...

2014-03-17 12:25:53

Chicago magazine examines the top 24 areas to consider when shopping for a new home CHICAGO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With home values in Chicago finally taking a turn for the positive, Chicago magazine editors pored through information galore to compile a list of The Best Places to Live in and around Chicago, with a focus on families with kids. The list, featured in the April issue of Chicago magazine, includes 12 city neighborhoods and 12 suburbs that boast low crime rates and great...

2014-03-17 08:26:17

CHICAGO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7:30PM (CST) Guest Host Chicago Superlawyer James Hagler will interview Dr. Alan Childs on CAN-TV's Channel 21. Attorney Hagler will moderate this week's special episode while host Chicago Fathers' Rights Attorney Jeffery M. Leving is in Washington D.C. attending a critical policy meeting with President Barack Obama. Leving will return to host the season finale, scheduled to air on March 25(th) at 7:30PM....

2014-03-14 23:23:27

RE/MAX Suburban, which has real estate brokerage offices in the Chicago suburbs of Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Libertyville, Mt. Prospect, Schaumburg and Wheaton, recently earned several honors for its 2013 achievements. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 RE/MAX Suburban, which has real estate brokerage offices in the Chicago suburbs of Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Libertyville, Mt. Prospect, Schaumburg and Wheaton, recently earned several honors for its 2013 achievements. It...

2014-03-12 12:20:14

Business group welcomes new member companies CHICAGO, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago United members today elected Mark Furlong, president and chief executive officer, BMO Harris Bank (Chicago), as the new chairman of Chicago United. Outgoing Board Chairwoman Patricia Hemingway Hall, president and chief executive officer, Health Care Service Corporation, becomes immediate past chairwoman. "Chicago United's mission, vision and values are important to our city's business...

2014-03-08 23:00:42

The law firm of Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo today announced the addition of five partners to its Peoria, Illinois, office. All five attorneys join Quinn Johnston from Husch Blackwell, which will cease operations in Peoria. Peoria, Illinois (PRWEB) March 08, 2014 The law firm of Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo today announced the addition of five partners to its Peoria, Illinois, office. With the arrival of these five attorneys effective March 17,...

2014-03-07 23:20:53

An onsite health center will serve as the Medical Home for Rockford employees and dependents. Rockford, IL (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 The City of Rockford will offer onsite healthcare and wellness services to employees and their families next summer as part of a citywide effort to improve health, healthcare delivery, and the overall socioeconomic environment within the region. Under an agreement the Rockford City Council approved last month, worksite healthcare provider Marathon Health will...

2014-03-07 16:23:59

Learn Strategies and Best Practices to Help your Business Succeed CHICAGO, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As companies' needs to collect and analyze data increase, so does the need to hire capable professionals to fill those roles. Workers equipped with the skillsets to manipulate data and create decisive strategies will be even more crucial to the success of contemporary companies. With increasing demand for skilled workers, competition will escalate for the brightest and the best. Hiring...

2014-03-05 16:28:08

Sullivan Among Esteemed List of Women Making an Impact Worldwide PEORIA, Ill., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michele Sullivan, President, Caterpillar Foundation, and leader of the company's social innovation initiatives, has been named to the Diplomatic Courier's list of 100 top global women representing the most important industries women have made an impact on worldwide. Every year, to celebrate International Women's Day, the Diplomatic Courier honors the Top Global Women who have...

2014-02-28 23:01:06

The Hub Companies announced the opening of The Moto Parts Hub located in Northbrook, Illinois. The Moto Parts Hub is retail location that will cater to Motorcycle & Powersports Riders from Chicago, Northern Illinois to Southern Wisconsin. Northbrook, IL. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Hub Companies announced the opening of The Moto Parts Hub located in Northbrook, Illinois. The Moto Parts Hub is retail location that will cater to Motorcycle & Powersports Riders from Chicago,...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.