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2014-09-16 23:10:01

ITsavvy just announced that much-admired Walgreens chief IT executive, Timothy J. Theriault, will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 ITsavvy Symposium on Oct. 2. ADDISON, Ill. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 ITsavvy, one of the fastest growing technology companies in the U.S., just announced that much-admired Walgreens chief IT executive, Timothy J. Theriault, will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 ITsavvy Symposium on Oct. 2. The address, Leading Walgreens to New Frontiers, features the...

2014-09-16 16:20:55

Dealership ready for customers to take advantage of incentives NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As Chevrolet of Naperville prepares for the coming tidal wave of 2015 Chevy models to the dealership's showroom, they are busily working to clear room by offering some of the most aggressive incentives to date. While Chevrolet of Naperville routinely has some of the most affordable Chevy vehicles for sale, September has kicked off Chevy Truck...

2014-09-16 12:30:39

Advocate Health Care, University of Chicago Medicine and Walgreens receive this top recognition CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association today recognized its "Heart of Chicago" companies, sponsors who support the Association's mission at the highest level in Metro Chicago. Advocate Health Care, University of Chicago Medicine and Walgreens received this top recognition at the American Heart Association's Metro Chicago Board of Directors...

2014-09-15 23:00:29

Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from aggressive intervention, according to a new modeling study published online, September 16, in the journal Radiology. OAK BROOK, Ill. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from aggressive intervention, according to a new modeling study published online in the journal Radiology. The study looked at people with...

2014-09-15 16:20:41

CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although airfares are expected to rise this fall, almost half of those who responded to a recent survey are not planning on changing their travel plans during the remaining months in 2014, compared with the same time last year. More than 712 people responded to a survey conducted by The GO Group, LLC, an international ground transportation service provider and GO Airport Express, a GO member and Chicago-based ground transportation company...

2014-09-13 23:03:03

On Tuesday, August 25th, Elmhurst Park District received essential information on the American Heart Association’s “Life’s Simple 7™” in connection with the Disque Foundation Aug 26, Elmhurst, IL (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 The employees of Elmhurst Park District, which includes about 600 personnel, had the exciting opportunity to hear Dr. Karl “Fritz” Disque speak about Life’s Simple 7™ on Tuesday, August 25th. Elmhurst Park District employees live and work to provide...

2014-09-12 23:03:35

The Adler Planetarium and Lincoln Park Zoo collaborate on new web-based platform that engages the public from home or classroom in scientific research through photo identification technology CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Today, the Adler Planetarium and Lincoln Park Zoo launched Chicago Wildlife Watch, a new web-based citizen science initiative that provides an opportunity for students, teachers and members of the public to actively participate in Chicagoland wildlife research...

2014-09-12 20:20:26

CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) and Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) have filed a petition asking state regulators to strengthen a metric that requires Illinois' two biggest electric utilities to show how historic upgrades to the power grid are reducing "greenhouse gas" emissions. The filing makes Illinois a leader in the national discussion on how to address carbon emissions from power plants--an issue that's making headlines now...

2014-09-12 08:23:28

CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Cultural Mile Association and its partnering cultural organizations and businesses announced their 2nd Fridays on the Chicago Cultural Mile September 12(th) line-up. The 2(nd) Fridays event will include the Chicago Cultural Center's Fall Open House which features art, music, tours and special events. The event is free and better yet, it will begin at 10 a.m. and will continue well into the evening. The Chicago Cultural Mile is...

2014-09-11 23:12:36

The ShedQuarters, Inc. has been a leader in the central Illinois professionally installed back yard storage building market for nine years. Delving in to the do-it-yourself market with their development of a panelized wood storage shed kit creates a nationwide reach to home owners strapped with clutter and in need of organization. East Peoria, IL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The ShedQuarters, Inc., an East Peoria, IL company, recently introduced to the U.S. market a newly developed...


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2012-06-14 08:19:21

Symbol: TRAUI Group: Dicot Family: Caprifoliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   TRIL Triosteum illinoense (Wiegand) Rydb.   TRPEI Triosteum perfoliatum L. var. illinoense Wiegand Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, IL, IN, KS, KY, MO, NE, OK, PA, WI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom  ...

2012-06-15 02:54:34

Symbol: OXIL Group: Dicot Family: Oxalidaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:IL, IN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 05:47:03

Symbol: LERA Group: Dicot Family: Cistaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:DC, DE, GA, IN, KY, LA, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division  ...

2012-06-18 04:10:53

Symbol: CYGR11 Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:IL, LA, MO, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.