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“We are thrilled to launch this new location to serve the Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights area with our signature customized therapeutic massages and healthy skin facials,” boasts Kathy Durand, franchise owner of Massage Envy Mount Prospect which is celebrating its grand opening on Tuesday, June 17. The event begins at 5 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Arlene A. Juracek and Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dawn Fletcher Collins. Guests may receive free mini massages until 6:30 p.m. that evening at the 3,600 square-foot space at Randhurst Village Shopping Center on1052 Center Drive in Mount Prospect. “We have lived in the area for many years,” adds Durand, “and are happy to provide Massage Envy spa services to the community we love and represent. For more information, visit

On Thursday, June 19, Chicago's North Shore Convention and Visitors Bureau(CNSCVB) hosts a June Breakfast Networking Event starting at 8 a.m. at Sweety Pies Bakery on 8042 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie. Over coffee and the Kruger Family’s handmade sweets, CNSCVB members can mix and mingle. The event is free so long as guests RSVP by Friday, June 13 to CNSCVB Manager of Membership and Advertising Jennifer Engel at 847-763-0011 ext. 22.

The Village of Rosemont and MB Financial Park have launched the Big Ten Experience, a digital museum exhibition at 5440 Park Place in Rosemont. In addition to 13 interactive displays, there is a Big Ten Theater which shows behind-the-coverage of student-athletes as well as broadcast accomplishments of Big Ten members on and off the field. “This exhibit provides the perfect way to celebrate the diverse and talented participants of the Big Ten,” said Rosemont’s Mayor Brad Stephens. “It will bring a fresh and excited audience to MB Financial Park that will enhance the Rosemont community.” The free exhibit can be seen from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends. For details, visit



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