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2014-02-14 23:00:06

Heritage Woods of Belvidere, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting presidential trivia games on Feb. 17. The community is the only senior living community in Boone County, Illinois that is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program. Bradley, IL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Heritage Woods of Belvidere, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host presidential trivia at 1 p.m. on Feb. 17. The community, which is located at 4730 Squaw Prairie...

2014-02-13 23:00:09

Heritage Woods of Freeport, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a pinning ceremony for veterans on Feb. 17. The community is located in Stephenson County, Illinois and serves seniors of all incomes including those on Medicaid. Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Area veterans are invited to a pinning ceremony at Heritage Woods of Freeport, a BMA affordable assisted living community, at 2 p.m. on Feb. 17. The community, which is located at 1500 S. Forest Road in...

2014-02-13 16:31:15

ROCKFORD, Ill., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Northstar Lottery Group, the private manager of the Illinois Lottery, launched its newest After School Advantage learning lab at the Boys & Girls Club, Blackhawk Unit in Rockford. This marks the ninth lab of its kind in Illinois providing at-risk youth with meaningful and productive after-school experiences. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130612/CG31035LOGO) The Blackhawk Unit is located within the...

2014-02-13 12:27:31

SCHAUMBURG, IL, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catamaran (NASDAQ: CTRX) (TSX: CCT) announces that it will release its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter and year-end financial results on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at 6:00 AM Eastern Time. The Company will hold a conference call at 8:30 AM Eastern Time that same day, Thursday, February 27, 2014, hosted by Mark Thierer, Chairman and CEO, and Jeff Park, Executive Vice President and CFO. Please dial in 10-15 minutes prior to the call to...

2014-02-12 23:00:19

Grand Prairie of Macomb, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a Valentine's Day lunch and sock hop dance on Feb. 14. The community in McDonough County, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Bradley, IL (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Grand Prairie of Macomb, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a Valentine’s Day lunch and dance on Feb. 14. The community, which is located at 1307 Meadowlark Lane in Macomb, Illinois, serves...

2014-02-11 12:28:31

Teams Up with DIY Expert Ty Pennington and Nonprofit Rebuilding Together to Help Communities Rebuild HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2014, Sears Home Services will set out to restore homes and buildings in the communities in which their nearly 8,000 technicians, project consultants and contractors live and serve. Sears Home Services has teamed up with nonprofit Rebuilding Together to help identify homes and community projects in need of assistance. The...

2014-02-10 12:28:09

Major grant from philanthropic arm of CompTIA will help establish comprehensive alumni program DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Creating IT Futures Foundation, the philanthropic arm of CompTIA, has awarded Genesys Works - Chicago with a $100,000 grant to establish a more comprehensive alumni program. With a mission to help populations that are under-represented in information technology (IT) and individuals who are lacking in opportunity to prepare...

2014-02-10 12:20:22

CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The Chicago Auto Show and Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) presented Hyundai Motor America with the second annual "Driving Engagement" award for most innovative social media campaign of 2013 during the Social Media Preview of the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. Hyundai's social media campaign titled "The Walking Dead Chop Shop" extended The Walking Dead integration into the social media and digital realm. Hyundai put the power in The Walking...

2014-02-07 16:24:46

Utilize Techniques Used by Elite Athletes to Achieve the Pinnacle of Corporate Performance CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's rapid-fire business environment, time management is no longer the obvious solution. It is becoming more important than ever to manage energy levels to help maximize performance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120203/MM47327LOGO) On February 19, hear Dr. Jack Groppel discuss the mental, emotional and physical practices for achieving potential...

2014-02-06 16:20:17

'Toyota Walk In My Boots' Community Outreach Project CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deemed as the coldest winter in over 40 years, Toyota Motor Sales, USA, through its "Toyota Walk In My Boots" community outreach project and Chicago Auto Show activities, is stepping in to help area low-income families by providing new insulated boots to more than 100 families of The Salvation Army Temple Corps Community Center located in the Near West Side of Chicago. Often low-income...


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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