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Jennifer Hudson Toy Drive 2012 with WGN & Abt!

On November 23rd, WGN TV and Abt Electronics are teaming up for WGN’s 10th annual Toy Drive.  Once again, WGN is partnering with the Jennifer Hudson Foundation in Honor of Julian King.  WGN will be on location in the morning on November 23rd at Abt Electronics to promote the special event. Come that day and bring an unwrapped toy and receive…

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Abt Electronics at WGN Kid’s Day Fair

It’s that time of year again.  Summer is beginning to wind down and parent’s need to start getting school supplies to prepare for the impending school year.  Abt and WGN have teamed up once again to celebrate at Chicago’s Kid’s Day Fair. Image courtesy of WGN News Abt was handing out rulers, pencils, pens, backpacks and  squeezable Abt…

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Safely Securing Your Television Set

Since October of 2011, four children were killed due to improperly installing or setting TV sets.  Steve Shapiro, sales manager at Abt Electronics in Glenview, Ill. told USA Today, “TVs often are more dangerous:  A 32-inch tube TV weighs about (150lbs), while a new 32-inch flat screen weighs (20lbs).  The safest place for a TV, he says, is bolted to…

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WGN & Abt Toy Drive 2011

This Thursday, December 1st, 2011 WGN TV and Abt Electronics are teaming up for WGN’s 9th annual Toy Drive. Once again, WGN is partnering with the Jennifer Hudson Foundation in Honor of Julian King.  WGN will be on location in the morning at Abt Electronics to promote the special event. We are open from 9am-9pm, so all day…

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