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Presence Saint Joseph Hospital in Elgin, along with other Presence Health facilities, is likely to become part of Amita Health, the health care systems announced Tuesday.
Presence, Amita health systems agree to merge
Presence Health, which has 11 hospitals including Elgin, Aurora and Des Plaines, has entered a nonbinding agreement to become part of Arlington Heights-based Amita Health, creating the largest health system in the state.
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An example of the tattoo work of Addison resident Jeff Jucha, who plans to open the first tattoo business in Schaumburg next month.
Schaumburg approves first tattoo parlor
Buffalo Grove village officials this week voted to raise the minimum age for the sale and purchase of tobacco products and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21, amid disagreement among trustees over whether the change would be effective.
Buffalo Grove raises age to buy tobacco to 21
A vacant furniture store at 1600 E. Algonquin Road could soon be converted into a children’s day care and educational facility if Algonquin officials approve a proposal from Kids Island Learning Center.
Dual-language day care facility eyes vacant store in Algonquin
Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods is expected to shake up the grocery industry.
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