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  • Birds flying away
    Life pace
    What kind of pace are you pushing to meet in your life today? Are you living in the moment, taking it all in and enjoying the journey or are you busy multitasking, speeding through a to do list a mile long and living for the future? I’m not...
  •   Mature Man Hiking in Wilderness
    Older adults who spend time walking have less risk of stroke
    Walking eight to 14 hours a week lowers stroke risk by one-third Stroke is a major cause of disability and mortality at older ages therefore, preventive strategies are important. Some studies have suggested that faster walking pace or MET hours ...
  • New CTA and Pace fare system implemented
    New CTA and Pace fare system implemented
    Next week, on September 9, 2013 all CTA and Pace customers will be able to use the new Ventra system, which allows them to use a single fare card for transit across the region throughout the Chicago area. The new Ventra cards will be sold at...
  • Airliner Misses UFO in Scotland
    Airliner in Scotland Narrowly Misses UFO While Landing
    UFOs have been observed in some form since at least as far back as the 19th century. In the 1800s, they manifested themselves as giant airships at a time when man had yet to achieve heavier-than-air flight. Their most recent manifestation began...
  • Cellular Field
    Inexpensive transportation to White Sox games from western suburbs
    Factoring in the cost of gas and parking, driving to a White Sox game from the western suburbs can be expensive. Pace offers express service that is economical, safe and relaxing.According to Patrick Wilmot of Pace media relations, three routes...
  • Metra
    Metra Link-Up to have biggest fare increase in history on February 1, 2012
    Metra Link-Up cost via pass or sticker which allows connected-travel on CTA and Pace buses is increasing to $45 on February 1, 2012 – the largest increase ever. The Link-Up pass is a feature only accessible to Metra monthly pass holders and...
  • Running
    Tips for a stress-free run
    For some, the thought of using running as a method to bust stress is like having a medical professional insert needles into specified body parts to minimize pain--oh wait, that actually works.And yes, running can cause anxiety--especially when you...
  • Chicago's I-55 corridor gets "bus-on-shoulder" program to spur transit times
    Chicago's I-55 corridor gets "bus-on-shoulder" program to spur transit times
    (Orland Park, IL) – Governor Pat Quinn today signed legislation creating a “bus on shoulder” pilot program through Chicago's I-55 corridor to improve public transportation transit times.The new law, sponsored by State Rep....
  • Decentralized solar. Frieberg, Germany.
    Republican; Democratic leaders to fix PACE solar power districts legislatively
    WASHINGTON, D.C. Republican; Democratic leaders vowed to fix PACE solar power districts legislatively, together today. Congressional Representatives Mike Thompson (D-CA),Nan Hayworth, M.D. (R-NY) and Dan Lungren (R-CA) acknowledged the rare...
  • Healthy Balance in Relationships
    Finding a healthy balance in your relationship
    It's been a few months since I've received an Email asking for dating advice. But I am always more than happy to provide input. Here's an Email I received last night:Dear Debbie Does Dating,Hello. I was checking out one of your online...
  • President Obama
    What the State of the Union means -- one professor's perspective
    President Barack Obama will enter the House Chamber tonight and deliver his third State of the Union Address, but when he does what will he say and what implications will his remarks have?Examiner.com put that question to Pace University Political...
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    Exhausted but thankful during Thanksgiving
    This examiner is back to talking about moving. Moving is a bulk job and small detailed job; a time-consuming job. It takes energy, labor, and time as beforehand mentioned. The pace of a move can make one exhausted. The pace of life can make one...
  • Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Finding help in the metro Detroit area
    Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Finding help in the metro Detroit area
    There are 5 main substance abuse treatment referral agencies in the tri-county Detroit area serving residents from Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties. Those citizens residing in the city of Detroit proper can call a 24/7 hotline to get screened...