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Fri, March 3, 2017

The Village of Skokie enjoyed another high profile year, particularly in terms of total retail sales growth, ranking #1 among the Top 20 Chicagoland Suburbs from 2014-2015, according to the highly regarded 2016 Melaniphy Report.  

Skokie welcomes the following recently opened (or soon to open) new businesses:

“First” to Illinois: Jollibee-Hammer Made
“First” to Chicago Suburbs: Galt Toys Galt Baby - SoulCycle -Target (Flexible Format Concept – COMING 2017) - The Halal Guys
“First” to Chicago’s North Shore: Aspen Dental - Bob’s Discount Furniture - Chick-fil-A (COMING 2017) - Culver’s - Fabletics - Nando’s - Peri Peri -Skechers Factory Outlet Store (COMING 2017) - The Goddard School - Vineyard Vines - Wing Zone
 

Wed, February 22, 2017

On Friday, March 24th, Oakton Community College will host the 2017 Conference for Midwest Nanotechnician Programs at the Conference Center of the Illinois Science + Technology Park (8045 Lamon Ave, Skokie, IL).  Check out undergraduate and high school faculty from the Midwest  share course materials, credential outlines, and assessment activities associated with their nanotechnology curriculum.  Industrial and alumni presentations will embellish discussions that provide insight on student opportunities both during and upon completion of represented  programs.

 Pre-conference registration is $25 that iFncludes a continental breakfast and lunch.  After the early bird time period registration is $30 at the door.  Student or retiree registration is $15.

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February 2017

Conference for Midwest Nanotechnician Programs

On Friday, March 24th, Oakton Community College will host the 2017 Conference for Midwest Nanotechnician Programs at the Conference Center of the... Read on >

January 2017

American Landmark Properties announced ISTP acquisition

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December 2016

Purdue Pharma - Exicure Strategic Research Collaboration

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