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2013-08-02 23:01:27

Villa Fest scheduled for Sunday, September 8 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Addolorata Villa, 555 McHenry Road, in Wheeling. Wheeling, Illinois (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Celebrate the final days of summer at Addolorata Villa’s annual Villa Fest. It is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 8 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the senior living community, 555 McHenry Road, in Wheeling. Children can bounce in the moonwalk, play carnival games or have their faces painted, while adults can win prizes at the...

2013-04-03 23:03:22

Three area experts to provide tips for a stress free move in today's real estate market. Wheeling, Ill. (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 Having to pack up and sell a home can be a time consuming and stressful task for many seniors. That is why Addolorata Villa, located at 555 McHenry Road in Wheeling, has partnered with three area experts to offer a special seminar called Preparing for a Move in Today´s Real Estate Market. It is scheduled for Saturday, April 20 at 10 a.m. Guest speakers Mark...

2011-08-16 09:37:00

WHEELING, W.Va., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-State Petroleum Corporation, a family-owned convenience store operator and wholesale distributor of motor fuels in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, is inviting Wheeling residents to make a splash at a special dunk tank fundraising event to help benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The fundraiser will be held on Wednesday, August 17 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the company's store located at 1243 National Road, Wheeling, WV....

2011-05-17 15:01:00

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anesthetix of TeamHealth (Anesthetix), announced today the appointment of Maureen P. Faul, RN, CMPE, as Chief Operating Officer. She will help lead and manage all aspects of business operations and development for the organization. "Maureen is a proven leader in the healthcare industry and has been a strategic force behind the operational and financial performance of numerous companies for the last 25 years," said Steven Gottlieb,...

2011-05-05 14:59:00

PITTSBURGH, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that its members have ratified their new contract with RG Steel, which purchased USW represented facilities in a stock transaction last month from Severstal North America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Roughly 57 percent of the hourly production, maintenance, office and clerical employees of the former Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel facilities in the Ohio Valley; the...

2011-04-21 10:43:00

WHEELING, W.Va., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-State Petroleum Corporation, a family-owned convenience store operator and wholesale distributor of motor fuels in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, is supporting local students' educational endeavors by establishing three new scholarship programs in honor of company founders Edward J. and Elizabeth J. Coyne. One scholarship will exclusively benefit employees and the children of employees, while two others establish financial aid...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'