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Weekend picks: Imagine Dragons hitting Rosemont Thursday
Courtesy of Jordin Althaus/AMC Laurie Holden is one of the featured stars appearing at The Walker Stalker Convention 2014 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont between Friday, March 14, through Sunday, March 16. Learn about maple syrup production and visit a pioneer sugar camp at the annual Sugar Bush Fair at Spring Valley in ... (more)
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Big Ten touts athletic, academic success
This Friday, March 7, 2014 photo shows the final four interactive exhibit in The Big Ten Experience on the ground floor of the Big Ten conference's sparkling new headquarters in Rosemont, Ill.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Jindal: Jimmy Carter, You're Not the Worst President Ever Anymore
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal opened his speech Thursday to the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington with a "heartfelt and sincere apology" to former Jimmy Carter for calling him "the worst president of this great country in my lifetime."
6th Annual an Evening with the Stars Fundraiser Raises Over $80,000 for Autism Speaks
On Sunday, March 2, the Chicagoland Chapter of Autism Speaks has announced its 6th annual Oscar-themed fundraising event, An Evening with the Stars Red Carpet Spectacular, taking place at the InterContinental O'Hare Hotel in Rosemont, IL.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Study aims to define risk factors for falls in post-menopausal women
ROSEMONT, Ill.-A new study appearing in the March issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery showed that women with distal radius fractures had decreased strength compared to similar patients without fractures.
'Healthy Children' expo debuts in Rosemont this weekend
But it will be easy to find this weekend, when the Elk Grove Village-based American Academy of Pediatrics hosts its first Healthy Children Conference & Expo Saturday and Sunday in Rosemont.
George Strait with Vince Gill-The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014 at Allstate Arena
Musical icon, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year and GRAMMY Award winner George Strait will bring The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014, presented by Quicken Loans, to Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL, on Saturday, March 8th, 2014, at 7:30pm, and will feature special guest multi-GRAMMY Award winner Vince Gill .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Suburban outlet malls fight to stay viable
Chicago Premium Outlets in Aurora, one of the more successful outlet malls in the region, is looking to add about 294,000 square feet of retail space to its existing footprint of 437,342 square feet by next year.
Weekend picks: Cristela Alonzo cracks up Rosemont
This Oct. 7, 2013 file photo shows Miley Cyrus performing on NBC's “Today” show in New York.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Two trucks display the diversity of World of Wheels
Don't let the exterior fool you. Under hood, the Apache pickup is fueled by a 450-horsepower LS3 V-8 engine out of a 2011 Camaro.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
$9,000 of cocaine recovered near McHenry traffic stop
MCHENRY – Sheriff's police say they recovered about $9,000 worth of cocaine during a Tuesday traffic stop near the intersection of Route 120 and Riverside Drive.
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Santana and Rod Stewart Announce Co-Headlining 2014 Tour
Whether you want to get 'Smooth' or stay 'Forever Young,' Carlos Santana and Rod Stewart have you covered this summer.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Life Fitness partners Amiee Lynn to launch activewear
Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment manufacturing, announced it has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Amiee Lynn, Inc., to design, manufacture and market a full line of activewear.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
SCC Midwest prepares for 2014 edition of Teamworks
The 2014 edition of Teamworks, the bi-annual trade show for the personal and home care industries in mid-America, is taking place on April 9 in Chicago, Illinois.
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Boilermakings Is Finally Moved
Well, I am finally all moved in, so hopefully that means more time to contribute some posts to this blog rather than working and working.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Music notes: Big & Rich hits Austin's Fuel Arena
Local country show Country-music duo Big & Rich will play a show in the suburbs this weekend.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Elton John, Kanye among Bonnaroo headliners
In this Nov. 30, 2013 file photo, Sir Elton John performs at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill.
InsureXSolutions to Raise Awareness of March 31 Obamacare Deadline at Chicago's Warm Your Heart 5K
ROSEMONT, IL, ILL., Feb. 19, 2014 -- InsureXSolutions , a private health insurance exchange launched by Flexible Benefit Service Corporation , announced today that the exchange is sponsoring Chicago's Warm Your Heart 5K at McCormick Place on February 23, 2014.