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2014-08-07 23:09:20

LIberate420 to focus on non-narcotic therapies; Dr. Marla Gendelman relocates from Pittsburgh. Traverse City, Michigan (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 A leading medical marijuana expert and Dr. Marla Gendelman are opening pain management clinics throughout Michigan, including a flagship office in Traverse City, and will focus on non-narcotic therapies that assist people with debilitating medical conditions and chronic illness, the company announced today. "Liberate420 is devoted to improving...

2014-08-07 20:24:11

The 10-day celebration returns to Chicago's one-of-a-kind shopping destination, August 22 through September 1, 2014 CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors are invited to shop like never before during The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival(TM) presented by MasterCard®, featuring brand new outdoor experiences along North Michigan Avenue. The annual festival is anchored by three major events over two weekends including, for the first time ever, "pop-up" shopping along The...

2014-08-07 16:33:17

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently announced the winners of its 10(th) annual Engineering Scholars program in the greater Rolling Meadows community. The program will provide college scholarships this fall to two graduating high school seniors interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or mathematics. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO A photo accompanying this release is...

2014-08-07 16:29:54

Manika Turnbull Honored by Leadership Greater Chicago CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) Chief of Staff Manika Turnbull has been selected to the elite Leadership Fellows Class of 2015 by Leadership Greater Chicago (LGC). She joins 35 other diverse leaders who during their year-long tenure will explore the challenges and problems facing metropolitan Chicago. They will learn about issues including education; crime and...

2014-08-07 12:33:34

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announces "flash funding" of all 451 Chicago classroom project requests on crowdfunding website CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that Google and Staples have fully funded every Chicago-based project on the education crowdfunding site DonorsChoose.org. As a result, 363 teachers will receive $383,868 worth of classroom supplies ranging from paper, pencils and books to laptops, musical instruments and...

2014-08-07 12:25:43

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Lottery returns this year as Grandstand Stage Sponsor for the Illinois State Fair, August 7 - 17 in Springfield. The Lottery has been a partner with the State Fair for the past 40 years, and held its inaugural drawing on the Springfield fairgrounds August 8, 1974. Since that time, the Lottery has contributed over $18 billion to the Common School Fund and to the Capital Projects Fund....

2014-08-06 23:09:16

Liberate420 to Focus on Non-narcotic Therapies; Dr. Marla Gendelman Relocates from Pittsburgh Norton Shores, MI (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 A leading medical marijuana expert and Dr. Marla Gendelman are opening pain management clinics throughout West Michigan, including its flagship office in Norton Shores, and will focus on non-narcotic therapies that assist people with debilitating medical conditions and chronic illness, the company announced today. "Liberate420 is devoted to...

2014-08-06 23:06:03

Dr. Chudi Nwawka emphasizes the need of herd immunity in "Herd Immunity." West Dundee, Ill. (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Recently, the smallpox virus that had been eradicated since 1977 made an appearance in a Food and Drug Administration laboratory. While no one was exposed to the virus, this raises the question of, “What if?” Doctor and author of new book, “Herd Immunity,” Chudi Nwawka presents a realistic prediction of what could happen if the decline of herd immunity...

2014-08-05 23:09:52

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that they were selected by the State of Illinois to provide project management and information exchange services for the child support Court Order Interface Project. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that they were selected by the State of Illinois to provide project management and information...

2014-08-05 23:05:28

Back-to-the Grind Routines Require Simple Solutions for Wellness; NOW Foods Has You Covered with Natural Products to Suit a Variety of Needs Bloomingdale, Ill. (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 With fall quickly approaching, there’s often a need for people to rethink what a healthy lifestyle means to them as they get back in the routine of busy, on-the-go schedules. From learning new, no-hassle recipes using wholesome ingredients, to creating a seasonal fitness plan, to finding new ways to relax...


Latest Illinois Reference Libraries

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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