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The crape myrtles blooming in Shawnee remind us of how resilient they are. Some years an early freeze will cause the plants severe damage, but the

An appealing aspect of becoming a small business owner is the ability to be your own boss and run things the way you want. While this is exciting, it can become overwhelming fast when you realize how many tasks are on your to-do list. When you are the one running the show, how do you prioritize all of your tasks to be your most productive self?

Here are three simple steps you can take to keep air clean in your pet-friendly home.

A new CHEST SEEK Critical Care Medicine edition is coming out this August! Challenge your knowledge with this CHEST SEEK question.
A 78-year-old woman with COPD and heart failure has the following arterial blood gas values: pH of 7.38, Pco2 of 72 mm Hg, and HCO−3 level of 44 mEq/L (44 mmol/L).
Which of the following acid-base disturbance(s) is most likely to be present?
A. Acute respiratory acidosis plus chronic respiratory acidosis
B. Chronic respiratory acidosis

A four-protein biomarker blood test improves lung cancer risk assessment over existing guidelines that rely solely upon smoking history, capturing risk for people who have ever smoked, not only for heavy smokers, an international research team reports in JAMA Oncology.

In a new study published in the journal CHEST® researchers report that measuring blood telomeres, a marker of aging of cells, can be used to predict future risk of the disease worsening or death.

NSYMCA Sports League believe that character development, focusing on the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility, is an essential element of our sports programs
Participants will receive help in developing their skills through quality instruction, game experience and player development
If you would like to volunteer coach, please fill out a volunteer application or contact Roman Edingburg at This email address is being protected from…

Saturday, July 14 from 12:00-5:00 pm
and Granite City will donate 15% of all lunch sales (beer and food) back to the North Suburban YMCA! Be sure to mention the NSYMCA before paying.
Granite City - Northbrook
Are you interested in working for a non-profit organization?
The NSYMCA is looking for friendly and positive front desk help to join the Y family!
Apply now for our Guest Service position by sending your inquiry to Edwina Del Giudice at edelgiudice@NSYMCA.org.
Saturday, August 25th 2018

HFN deploys smart grid solution at 55 Hudson Yards, delivers Lit and dark fiber services for Data and IP services

Slap on some sunscreen, grab a beach read and post up all summer long on these top Chicago beaches

Home Care Services in Highland Park IL: Lots of people have a difficult time asking for help. As a caregiver, that's not ideal.

(Lima, SoloAzar Exclusive).- Diego Mejia, Latin American Business Development Representative JCM, spoke exclusively with SoloAzar about his participation at Peru Gaming Show 2018. “JCM has a very strong presence in Peru, and operators of all sizes rely on our products to strike a perfect blend between customer convenience and the strongest possible security,” he said.

Anthracnose refers to a group of fungal diseases that cause discolored spots on leaves and, occasionally, on other parts of a tree. Oaks, sycamores, birches, dogwoods and elms are other commonly infected trees.

“Trying to be Super Mom is as futile as trying to be Perfect Mom. Not going to happen.” ~Arianna Huffington I am a mother, so I get it. We are all just trying to do the best for our children, while keeping a roof over our heads and somehow creating...

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We found the top places to get ice cream in Chicago, including milkshakes, custard, gelato, frozen yogurt and more.

Vegetation plays an important role in shaping local climate—just think of the cool shade provided by a forest or the grinding heat of the open desert.

An update to the Suburban Cook County Solid Waste Management Plan was introduced to the Cook County board on June 6. The Solid Waste Manatement Plan Update 2018 is available for review and comments may be submitted to environment@cookcountyil.gov by July 11 . The plan will help set priorities to promote safe, practical, environmentally beneficial and…

Home Health Care in Glenview IL: Being in the sandwich generation means you are at a point where you are still caring for your children but are now also in the role of family caregiver for your aging parent.

As June makes way for July, one of the world’s showiest trees speckles the South Texas landscape with bracts of cascading canary-yellow flowers that fairly sizzle from the branches.

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31 Likes, 1 Comments - Illinois Bone&Joint Institute (@ibji_) on Instagram: “Have a safe and Happy Fourth of July! 🇺🇸”

Elinor Teague writes weekly about central San Joaquin Valley gardening issues. This week the nuisance is the bagrada (stinkbug) bug.

As fireworks become increasingly available in Illinois' bordering states, officials warn that catastrophic injury can result from misusing the powerful explosives.

The Illinois Bone and Joint Institute renews as the Intelligentsia Cup’s Official Medical Provider for the 2018 series. IBJI is the leader in the Chicagoland area for excellence in orthopedic care. In addition to offering first-aid services at several series venues, IBJI is increasing its sponsorship and exposure as the title sponsor of the category 4/5 women’s race
“We are thankful to have such an excellent…

The Illinois Bone and Joint Institute renews as the Intelligentsia Cup’s Official Medical Provider for the 2018 series. IBJI is the leader in the Chicagoland area for excellence in orthopedic care. In addition to offering first-aid services at several series venues, IBJI is increasing its sponsorshi

See the Preserves from the Treetops! The seven-acre course, built and operated by Go Ape, offers guests a unique two to three hour trek throu

The Flyers drafted him in 2007, traded him in 2012 and now, on the first day of NHL free agency, have brought him back to Philly.

The owner of lighting design shop Cedar & Moss shares her foolproof tips for navigating the lighting market to find the perfect fixtures for any space.