Simulations Plus, Inc. , a leading provider of consulting services and software for pharmaceutical discovery and development, today announced that Walt Woltosz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Ted Grasela, President, will attend The Benchmark Company, LLC's Micro Cap Discovery Conference on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. The one-on-one conference will be held at The Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe St., Chicago, IL, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Please email Headquartered in New York with 11 offices coast to coast, The Benchmark Company, LLC is an institutional brokerage firm that provides Research, Sales, Trading and Investment Banking services to public companies and their investors.
Sys-Con Media, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 08:45 AM
See more than 20,000 twinkling holiday lights and light displays as the Cosley Zoo, at 1356 N Gary Ave., Wheaton, hosts its annual Festival of Lights. Other highlights include holiday trees for purchase, hot chocolate, holiday gifts and more.
Daily Herald, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 07:42 PM
Located just north of Devon and two blocks west of Cicero, at 6601 N. LeRoy Ave., Lincolnwood, the three-story tree, which starts on the first floor, travels through the second and bursts through a hole in the roof. By mid-December, you can expect to see their tree lit up with 25,000 twinkling LED lights and two real stuffed reindeer in the yard pulling Santa and his sleigh.
Chicago Parent, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 02:01 PM
Maggie Kendall of Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences is a finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge, putting her in the running for one of five $100,000 "Dream Big" grants rewarding winning teachers for their ideas to transform their classrooms, schools and communities. Kendall dreams of using the money to build an indoor riding arena for the school, 3857 W 111th St., Chicago .
Patch.com, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 07:06 AM
A 23-year-old Chicago man afraid of getting a traffic ticket in Oak Lawn apparently couldn't come up with a persuasive excuse to talk his way out of the situation - so he reported a fake shooting, according to prosecutors, to draw officers away from his traffic stop. Jorge Navarro Jr. was pulled over at 95th Street and South Kilbourn Avenue at 2:40 a.m. Sunday, according to prosecutors, and was about to be cited for open alcohol container, speeding, failure to wear a seat belt, driving without lights and improper lane usage.
Patch.com, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 11:51 PM
Most Thanksgiving travel expected since 2007, AAA says More people heading out for Thanksgiving this year as economy improves and gas prices fall Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://usat.ly/1vtggLU Traffic backs up on the Kennedy Expressway as commuters and holiday travelers try to get an early start on their Thanksgiving travel on Nov. 27, 2013, in Chicago. That's the message from experts who say that an improving economy, more disposable income, consumer optimism and low gas prices are combining to create the biggest Thanksgiving travel rush in years.
WCNC-TV Charlotte, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 03:19 PM
Consider the naked man, standing on a small platform in Bottle Bottega, a cozy and handsome BYOB painting studio in Chicagoa a s Lakeview neighborhood. It is 7 p.m. on a Friday and there are 42 sets of eyes fixed on the naked man, the eyes of women who have gathered and will over the next couple of hours, with the aid of three attentive artists-instructors, make a painting of the naked man using canvases on easels in front of them, and paints and brushes lying nearby.
Daily Reporter, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 09:37 AM