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Selling social media clicks becoming big business

...added to clicks, there's going to be people going to the dark side," said Mitul Gandhi, CEO of seoClarity, a Des Plaines, Ill., social media marketing firm that weeds out phony online engagements.Italian security researchers and bloggers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-05/selling-social-media-click
Superwoman taking off her cape

...disappearing. Hollis Chalem-Brown, department chair of office systems technology at Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, Ill., admits she was a model Superwoman almost three decades ago. "I tried to be the perfect wife, mother, teacher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/bus_265027.shtml
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Xtreme calendar

...more information, call Jonathan Marcantoni, 364-5047. Super-size it! The first McDonald's franchise opened in Des Plaines, Ill., on this date in 1955. WEDNESDAY A reception honoring Laney High School students who participated in the History...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/15/xtr_475901.shtml
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Home inspectors find rewards

...one of the most substantial investments of their lives, according to the American Society of Home Inspectors Inc. in Des Plaines, Ill. About 77 percent of homes sold in the United States and Canada are inspected before the deal is sealed. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/05/bus_455137.shtml
Business
News you can use

...the director of collision management and driver safety programs for Wheels Inc., a fleet management company based in Des Plaines, Ill. "That's prompting many companies, particularly those who understand the risks - like those in the insurance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/28/met_346769.shtml
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Injuries from falls soaring among older people, study finds

...fall prevention is available by calling 1 (800) 824-2663 or by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Don't Let a Fall Be Your Last Trip, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, P.O. Box 1998, Des Plaines, IL 60017.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/26/tec_262313.shtml
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Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

...covered by many insurance plans. Although no nationwide statistics exist, the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis in Des Plaines, Ill., says hypnosis is increasingly attractive because it offers skittish patients a real alternative to medication...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/11/ent_230647.shtml
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For the record

...fee and attend a risk-reduction program and issued an affidavit of first DUI conviction Pankaj J. Patel, 35, of Des Plaines, Ill., two days in jail, 12 months' probation, fined $651 and ordered to pay restitution, perform 40 hours of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/08/ric_119320.shtml
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...around them," said Vince Sommer, the director of collision management and driver safety programs for Wheels Inc., a Des Plaines, Ill.-based fleet management company. "That's prompting many companies, particularly those who understand the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/11/met_411767.shtml
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News you can use

...around them," said Vince Sommer, the director of collision management and driver safety programs for Wheels Inc., a Des Plaines, Ill.-based fleet management company. "That's prompting many companies, particularly those who understand the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/11/met_372311.shtml
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