Author: pat segner

Bypass Surgery, Medications Both Options To Be Considered For Heart Failure Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

Bethesda, Maryland–(ENEWSPF)–April 8, 2011.  A new study found that coronary artery bypass surgery added to medical therapy for selected chronic heart failure patients offered benefits over medical therapy alone. The combination of the two treatment approaches reduced the combined rate of deaths and heart-related hospital stays by 15 percent, although[Read More…]

International Atomic Energy Agency: Japan Confirms Plutonium in Soil Samples at Fukushima Daiich

Vienna, Austria–(ENEWSPF)–28 March 2011 – Update 23:00 UTC.  After taking soil samples at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, Japanese authorities today confirmed finding traces of plutonium that most likely resulted from the nuclear accident there. The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency told the IAEA that the Tokyo Electric Power[Read More…]

Egypt: UN Officials Urge Government Restraint, Respect for Human Rights

NEW YORK–(ENEWSPF)–28 January 2011 – Top United Nations officials today urged the Government of Egypt to protect the rights of its citizens amid the political protests taking place in the country, particularly freedoms of expression, information and assembly. “One of the ground principles of democracy is to protect and ensure[Read More…]

State Department Briefing by Mark C. Toner, June 17, 2010

Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–June 17, 2010. TRANSCRIPT: 1:20 p.m. EDT MR. TONER: Let me start with the Secretary’s day. Welcome, by the way. She began her day on the Hill, where she met with Senators Lieberman and McCain prior to appearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the new START treaty[Read More…]

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts, April 21, 2010

WASHINGTON–(ENEWSPF)–April 21, 2010.  Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key administration posts: Luis E. Arreaga, Ambassador to the Republic of Iceland, Department of State Rose M. Likins, Ambassador to the Republic of Peru, Department of State Jonathan Woodson, Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health[Read More…]

Soup Kitchen Lunch to Raise Money for Pads and Respond Now

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The the Unitarian Universalist Church of Park Forest will hold a Soup Kitchen Luncheon on Sunday, March 1, 2009 to raise money for PADS (Public Action to Deliver Shelter) and Respond Now. Soup luncheon begins at 11:30 AM. All are invited to participate and visit our church[Read More…]

UUCC Presents ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black’ at ITC

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– As a benefit for the Unitarian Universalist Community Church’s capital drive fund, we will sponsor a performance of "To Be Young, Gifted and Black" on Sunday, February 1, 2009, at 7:30 p.m. at the Illinois Theater Center. The play is derived from the collected works of Lorraine[Read More…]

Winter Solstice Labyrinth Candlelight Walk

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– In celebration of the Winter Solstice on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008 from 4:40 pm. to 6:30 pm., the Unitarian Universalist Community Church , in Park Forest, will hold a candlelight labyrinth walk in the sanctuary. All are welcome. For more information call the church office at 708-481-5339.[Read More…]

UUCC Auction and Party, Nov. 1, 2008

COME TO OUR PARTY AND  AUCTION ON NOV. 1, 2008 AT 7PM.  UUCC, Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Unitarian Universalist Community Church, 70 Sycamore Drive, is holding a fun party and auction at the church on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008 at 7:00 pm.  Come with your friends and bid on interesting[Read More…]