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2011-12-27 14:00:00

Midwest-based AthletiCo Physical and Occupational Therapy opened its newest physical therapy facility in Winnetka, Illinois. With the opening of the Winnetka facility, the community will now have access to a rehabilitation provider that manages patient outcomes and satisfaction using a third-party outcomes system to manage and continuously improve quality. Winnetka, IL (PRWEB) December 27, 2011 Midwest-based AthletiCo Physical and Occupational Therapy opened its newest physical therapy...

2010-12-08 00:00:41

Bisceglia brings 10 years in commercial property management and leasing to Winnetka and North Shore real estate experts, The Hudson Company Kenilworth, IL (Vocus) December 7, 2010 Jennifer Bisceglia, an experienced buyer's agent and seller agent, has joined The Hudson Company, providing full-service real estate brokerage services from downtown Chicago to Winnetka and Chicago's North Shore communities. Bisceglia is extremely knowledgeable of Chicago's North Shore neighborhoods, especially...

2008-09-02 00:00:24

By The Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) - Maurisha Gaiter didn't raise her two daughters to be honor roll students by letting them skip class.But on Tuesday, when the Chicago Public School year starts, that's what they plan to do, with their mother's encouragement.Upset by her daughters' overcrowded classrooms, outdated textbooks and shortage of computers, Gaiter is sending 11-year-old Maurisha and 14-year-old Sakiijdra north to some of the state's wealthiest suburbs to join hundreds or...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'