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Aug 08, 2014, 07:00 ET
2nd Fridays visitors enjoy panoramic views from the Cliff Dwellers Club in Chicago. (PRNewsFoto/Chicago Cultural Mile Assoc...)

Chicago Cultural Mile announces August's 2nd Fridays entertainment line-up

 With summer in full swing, the Chicago Cultural Mile Association and its partnering cultural organizations and businesses announced their...

Jun 18, 2014, 07:00 ET
Alderman Robert Fioretti (2nd Ward) joins Chicago Cultural Mile Association board members JR Davis, Dawn Davis, JR Davis III, and Sharene Shariatzadeh at ribbon cutting ceremony at Michigan Ave. & Roosevelt Rd. (PRNewsFoto/Chicago Cultural Mile)

Chicago Cultural Mile representatives and elected officials cut ribbon on new bronze signs on Michigan Avenue

 Representatives from the Chicago Cultural Mile Association and elected officials announced the ribbon cutting of the two new bronze signs that...

Sep 12, 2013, 07:00 ET

Chicago Cultural Mile to host Endless Summer Stroll

 On Saturday, September 21st the Chicago Cultural Mile Association will mark the last day of summer by hosting its inaugural Endless Summer...

Oct 31, 2012, 14:42 ET

New Jersey Governor Puts Civility Before Politics

 New Jersey Governor Chris Christie gave the country a model of civility when he put the populace of his state ahead of...

Oct 12, 2012, 14:50 ET

How Is Politics Like A Dysfunctional Family?

 As a Marriage and family Therapist for over 35 years, I have worked to help families find healthier and more productive ways to deal with...

Oct 04, 2012, 11:16 ET

Record Funds Raised During Annual Step Up for Down Syndrome

The Mile High Down Syndrome Association (MHDSA) broke records for the number of walkers and amount raised at last Sunday's 16th Step Up for...

Sep 18, 2012, 14:27 ET

Mile High Down Syndrome Association "Step Up for Down Syndrome" Walk

Who: 4,000 children and adults with Down syndrome, friends, families and supporters of individuals with Down syndrome. Mile High Down...

Aug 07, 2012, 10:26 ET

Step Up For Down Syndrome Walk Features Inaugural Talent Show

 On Sunday, September 23rd, the Mile High Down Syndrome Association (MHDSA) will host its 16th annual Step Up for Down Syndrome walk at Denver...

Jul 26, 2012, 12:41 ET

Mile High Down Syndrome Association to Offer Life Skill and Continuing Education Classes to Adults with Down Syndrome

Mile High Down Syndrome Association (MHDSA) announced that it will take over the ALIVE! (Ability, Life Skills, Independence, Vitality...

Jul 12, 2012, 10:21 ET

Mile High Down Syndrome Association "Step Up for Down Syndrome" Walk

Who: Mile High Down Syndrome Association (MHDSA), a Colorado non-profit organization, focused on raising awareness around Down syndrome...

May 28, 2012, 11:00 ET

Memorial Day wreath laying and monument rededication commemorates those who died serving our country

Military, public safety, community and business leaders came together today for a Memorial Day wreath laying and rededication ceremony at the...

May 30, 2011, 09:00 ET

Memorial Day Wreath Laying and Monument Rededication Commemorates Those Who Made Ultimate Sacrifice

Today a wreath laying and re-dedication ceremony was held at the General John A. Logan Monument, located in Chicago's Grant Park.  The annual...

Oct 28, 2009, 09:00 ET

Chicago Cultural Mile Hosts Autumn Reception

The Chicago Cultural Mile Association will hold its Autumn Reception on November 5th at the Hard Rock Hotel, 230 N. Michigan Avenue in Chicago...

Sep 04, 2009, 16:23 ET

Obituary for Lawrence M. Pucci

Lawrence M. Pucci, Chairman of Pucci Corporation, custom fashion designers based in Chicago, died on Thursday at the age of 89. In 1941...

Jun 30, 2003, 01:00 ET

Eight Mile Boulevard Association Clean Team Campaign July 21-25, 2003

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's eighth annual Clean Team campaign will take place Monday, July...

Feb 21, 2003, 00:00 ET

Eight Mile Boulevard Association Event Friday, May 16, To Look Back on Ten Years and Into the Future

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's Fourth Annual Leadership Luncheon will be held on Friday, May...

Jul 17, 2002, 01:00 ET

Eight Mile Boulevard Association Clean Team July 20-26, 2002

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's seventh annual Clean Team campaign will take place Saturday,...

May 14, 2002, 01:00 ET

Candidates for Michigan Governor Panelists at Eight Mile Association Event

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's Leadership Luncheon returns for a third year, Friday, May 17 at...

Mar 19, 2002, 00:00 ET

'Big Four' & Candidates For Michigan Governor Invited As Panelists at Eight Mile Association Event

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's Leadership Luncheon returns for a third year, Friday, May 17...

Sep 05, 2001, 01:00 ET

Eight Mile Boulevard Association Honors Sponsors, Supporters & Award Winners

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eight Mile Boulevard Association's 2001 beautification award winners, Leadership Luncheon...