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Bluto, Boon, Flounder and Dean Wormer to help save the Skokie Theater

Animal House at the Skokie Theatre October 30
SKOKIE, IL -- From the people who brought the Rocky Horror Picture Show to the financially-challenged Skokie Theatre in August comes another classic movie with a popular soundtrack: Animal House (

Weight Loss? Local group learns how to Change their bodies by changing their thoughts By Karen Hand

Media constantly bombards people, particularly women with conflicting messages of staying thin in order to be beautiful, with the ever-present, visually pleasing food ads.  How does a person stay at a healthy weight? Or even permanently lose weight in a healthy way? And how do feelings fit in with weight management?

Free Fall Prevention Program: How to develop your safety action plan!

Thursday, October 2 at 1 p.m. Have your parents, family members or friends fallen in their homes? Have they stumbled over a pet, tripped on a throw rug, or slipped in the bathroom? Falling is the second-leading cause of accidental death for persons age 45-75. This mini-seminar presented by health care specialists from Rush North Shore Medical Center, will provide an overview of fall prevention strategies, how to minimize your risk and what changes you can make in your daily life to improve your balance, strength and coordination. Please call (847) 933-4969 to register.