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Thursday Doors - Baha'i House of Worship

One of the most beautiful buildings in the State of Illinois is the Baha’i House of Worship in Wilmette.  The Baha’i’s believe that the number nine symbolizes perfection and completion and there are nine entrances to the auditorium which means there’s plenty of scope for photographing… 16 more words


Journey Along the Shores - Part 14b (More Volunteer Power)

What a difference a year makes.  In my previous JATS post, I shared about the efforts of a group of our volunteers – the NSCDS Boys.   2,037 more words

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Wilmette Personal Trainer Fighting HIV Criminal Charges

CHICAGO (CBS) – A personal trainer faces charges after having unprotected sex with three women, knowing he had HIV.

46-year-old Jimmy Amutavi is being charged with three felony counts of criminal transmission of HIV. 295 more words


The Baha'i temple reminds me of....something

The first time I visited the Baha’i Temple, about ten years ago, I said “Wow!  This building is so symmetrical” and then didn’t think much of it afterwords. 685 more words


White Sox Outfielder Charlie Tilson Made His Team Debut & Suffered A Season Ending Injury All In The Same Day

How many people get to play pro ball for their hometown team?

Charlie Tilson made his debut yesterday for the White Sox in Detroit on Tuesday. 120 more words


Creating healthy homes: Illinois native inspires families in Peru to adopt healthy behaviors

When Kate Hanson, a Peace Corps Volunteer in Peru, began planning her Healthy Homes project, meant to improve general health throughout her community, she anticipated participation from the families to wane throughout its eight-week duration. 900 more words


Tales of the 2016 Road: A Heartland Independence Day

July 4, 2016, Francesville, IN- I headed out of Rolla, MO, in the early morning drizzle.  The hapless man who had been asking for sustenance, last night, was sitting outside his room, looking puzzled that I should be heading out so soon.   706 more words