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Police or Strangers? Can you get pulled over by an unmarked car?

July 23, 2016
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This month Wheeling Police Department visited a local Montessori school to educate children and adults about strangers. It is a common occurrence for children and adults to be approached by strangers and the goal of this visit was to find ways to recognize strangers and know what to do.  Strangers can approach children online,...

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Incredible meteor shower creates a light show 

April 21, 2016
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I was fortunate to observe an incredible meteor shower March 23-27, 2016 in the night skies over Nebraska, Iowa and Illinois. I didn’t know what it was at first. The colorful flashes of light pierced the sky at such speed it was hard to...

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Colorado blizzard car test: which cars got stuck the most?

April 21, 2016
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A recent trip to Colorado revealed a surprising fact which will be influencing my future car buying decisions. On March 23, a terrible blizzard struck Colorado Denver area and Colorado Springs. A multitude of car crashes caused the authorities to close down roads and...

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GMO lists: Products and Countries

October 5, 2015
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GMO lists: Products and Countries

Since GMO producers have fought and won the labeling laws, you will not find GMO labels in U.S. stores. Instead, look for specific products and check where they are...

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Cook County Headlines Pro GMO Campaign

September 29, 2015
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Cook County Headlines Pro GMO Campaign

GMO feed the starving children of India, there is no proven health risk associated with consuming them, they preserve nature, improve quality of life and yield foods with more...

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Peace poem by Montessori preschoolers

September 21, 2015
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What is peace? By Iris Room children in Wheeling, IL Peace is loving Peace is hugging Sitting nicely on the line Being quiet, sharing pictures Thinking everything is fine...

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