Wednesday Dec 4
2013 was a good year for Sofa Chicago and its Connect program
Devoted to sculpture, functional art and design , the fair known as SOFA CHICAGO celebrates two decades of business with a special program that debuted in 2013.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Southtown Star
Vickroy: Bridgeview family's worldly Thanksgiving
In addition to sharing stuffing and cranberry sauce this Thanksgiving, the Errant family will be bridging cultures at their holiday feast.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Drinking Beat Juice to Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally?
Beat Juice contains patented functional ingredients which have shown to lower blood pressure naturally in clinical studies.
Chicago teens jump on 'soapbox' to give speeches
Nearly 3,000 teens performed speeches over the last few weeks in the classroom as part of the Mikva Challenge 6th annual Project Soapbox competition.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Edward J. - Ed' Lee
Edward J. "Ed" Lee, 62, of Peoria, Ill., passed away at 12:30 p.m., Monday, November 18, 2013, at UnityPoint Health Methodist.
Nanoparticles Probe Sperm, Help Identify and Treat Defects Associated With Infertility
The usefulness of nanoparticles in medical research continues to be demonstrated, as techniques such as this provide workarounds to issues previously not addressable.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Changing Skyline: Fort Worth's Kimbell addition disserves Louis Kahn
The Kimbell Art Museum, designed by Philadelphia's Louis Kahn in 1972, may be better known today for its building than for its collection - and its collection is pretty breathtaking, thick with the likes of Michelangelo and Caravaggio.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
White Collar Crime Prof Blog
"Sentencing the Why of White Collar Crime"
Todd Haugh has a new forthcoming article in the Fordham Law Review - here . The SSRN Abstract states - "So why did Mr. Gupta do it?" That question was at the heart of Judge Jed Rakoff's recent sentencing of Rajat Gupta, a former Wall Street titan and the most high-profile insider trading defendant of the past 30 years.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Orange County Register
Engineering a new future in Westminster
Syed Shah was swinging through his weekly round of golf at a Costa Mesa country club a few years back when it hit him: Education: bachelor's in engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology; master's in industrial engineering, Texas Tech University; master's in business administration, UNLV.
What puts One World Trade Center above Willis Tower?
Whenever the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat is in the news, it means the title of World's Tallest Building-or perhaps just the Western world's tallest building-is on the line.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Council on Tall Buildings Crowns 1 WTC Tallest Building in U.S.
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US News & World Report
Incorporate Jobs, Hobbies Into College Applications
College applicants don't have to participate in common, school-sponsored activities like the National Honor Society or school band to catch the attention of admissions officials.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Chicago vacancies grow out of control
Vacancies in suburban Cook County jumped 79% in three years to 21,479 homes mid-year, up substantially from 2010 levels.