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Chicago Nurse Uses Degree To Focus On Narrow Field

Nursing is a field that is often thought of as broad in terms of patient care. However, Denise Latham-Lee shows how she used her degree to focus on kidney care.

08/04/2014

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Best Petting Zoos In The Chicago Area

Visiting a petting zoo can be a great way to let the kids interact with animals, and get away from the hustle and bustle of city living.

08/01/2014

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Businesswoman Used Education To Promote Change In Chicago

Education, coupled with an advanced degree, has not only opened doors to new opportunities, but has also allowed a businesswoman to educate on a much wider scale.

07/28/2014

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Chicago IT Professional Gives Advice On A Growing Field

A Chicago international software design and development company shows how the field continues to change, with advice from its president, Aurimas Adomavicius.

07/28/2014

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Chicago Educator Advocates For Social Justice In The Justice System

Advocating social justice isn’t just a responsibility for those in law enforcement. LaDonna Long shows how she has used her background to educate others.

07/28/2014

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Best Places For Families To Watch The Game In Chicago

While watching the big game at home can definitely have its advantages, going out as a family to watch the game on multiple television screens can help to hype up the event. Bring the kids to your next game-day celebration and skip the babysitter fee for a change.

07/25/2014

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Best Outlet Malls Near Chicago

Getting a discounted price on a favorite brand makes for a great shopping trip, under anyone’s standards. Checking out an outlet mall can be a way to have a one-stop spot for all of your shopping needs.

07/22/2014

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Chicago Sees Increasing Job Opportunities In Field Of Nursing

Whether you’re having trouble choosing a major or thinking of returning to school, the nursing field is offering new opportunities in the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Chicago Business Owner Used Education To Launch Successful Business

A degree in business can offer the fundamentals needed to successfully run a company, but oftentimes the most can be learned through additional schooling.

07/18/2014

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A Chicago Nurse Proves It’s Never Too Late To Go Back To School

Advanced degrees in nursing are becoming a highly sought after commodity.

07/18/2014

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Best Places To Pick Summer Fruit Near Chicago

Getting fresh produce can mean picking it yourself at one of the many farms or orchards around the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Best Men’s Boutiques In Chicago

Instead of looking like just another one of the guys, specialty boutiques allow for a way to show off individual personality. Custom suits and casual wear that really fits are just a few of the many reasons why shopping at a men’s boutique can improve your overall look.

07/15/2014

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Best Drive-In Movie Theaters In The Chicago Area

Drive-in movie theaters can be a fun twist on the same old trip to the movies. Whether it’s a family-friendly outing or a nostalgic first date, Chicago has some great drive-in movie theaters worth taking a drive for.

06/27/2014

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Educational Summer Activities For Kids In Chicago

The emergence of warm weather in Chicago doesn’t necessarily mean that the process of learning should be put on hold. Continue stimulating your child’s mind during the summer and ensure they don’t forget all that was learned during the year.

06/13/2014

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Ask A Chicago Expert: Dressing For Work During The Summer Heat

For those stuck working in an office setting, the standard suit and tie isn’t exactly conducive to ultra warm weather. Chicago stylist Michelle Jeremias offers some great tips on how to dress for work during the summer heat.

05/27/2014

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Best Stores For Swimsuits In Chicago

Swimsuit shopping isn’t always a favorite venture for women but it doesn’t have to be something to dread if you know where to shop. Chicago swimsuit stores offer top designers with varying styles to ensure there is a perfect fit for everyone.

05/20/2014

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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In Chicago

Memorial Day is more than just a day of remembrance for fallen heroes. For many Chicagoans, it is the first real celebration to mark the warm season. Celebrate this meaningful holiday by participating in a Memorial Day weekend event that can quickly turn into a yearly tradition.

05/09/2014

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Best Toy Stores In Chicago

Big chain toy stores can sometimes be limited in what their shelves offer. Instead of picking out something that everyone else will be buying, check out a local toy store that has more of an eclectic selection.

05/06/2014

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Best Parks To Walk Your Dog In Chicago

Whether it’s downtown living and missing out on open spaces or just a designated area at a park, dog owners have a multitude of options for walking their dogs in Chicago. Check out some parks that feature dog-friendly amenities and make the dog-walking chore much more enjoyable.

04/25/2014

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Best Bars For Cinco De Mayo In Chicago

Chicago definitely goes all out in celebrating its diverse cultures throughout the city. With Cinco De Mayo around the corner, there are a number of bars that will be holding special events to get people into the spirit of the holiday.

04/24/2014

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