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Is the Illinois Pension Law Constitutional?

State Representative Elaine Nekritz, a Northbrook Democrat, joins Rick Pearson to chat about the pension law and her belief in why it is constitutional.


The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Astellas Receives FDA Approval for CRESEMBA for Treating Life-Threatening Fungal Infections

ASTELLAS PHARMA US, INC. (MAR 06) – Astellas today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its New Drug Application (NDA) for the use of CRESEMBA┬« (isavuconazonium sulfate), the prodrug for isavuconazole, for patients 18 years of age and older in the treatment of invasive aspergillosis and invasive mucormycosis (also known as zygomycosis). 663 more words


Thatching The Rest

The Rest is a pretty thatched cottage on Northbrook in Market Lavington. Towards the end of 2014 the house was re-thatched. House owner Dougald Ballardie became a photo journalist recording all he could of the thatching process. 132 more words


Miranda Lambert Helps Local Animal Shelter In A Big Way

If only everyone had a heart like hers.

Grammy winner Miranda Lambert and her MuttNation Foundation recently chose one animal shelter in each state to receive grant funds through their Mutts Across America campaign. 214 more words


Sunday Fragment...

Today was a interesting day at church with some pieces that worked and some that didn’t but my favorite was an error in the liturgy that led to the whole church reading the Great Thanksgiving aloud, including the epiclesis, which is generally this: 151 more words

Christian Education

A white boy named Prince Fatty, PART 1: how cultural appropriation gave us our beloved UK reggae culture

Cultural Appropriation is a phrase that often arouses negative connotations – stereotyping, hegemony, the superiority complex of colonisers, and so on. For example, every summer during music festival season, there is a furore of controversy surrounding the wearing of Indian headdresses. 244 more words

Sheraton Chicago Northbrook For

There are 9 counties in the United States named Clinton, but they are not named for Bill Clinton, the forty second president of the United States. 184 more words