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Ways Art Brings Awareness to Environmental Concerns

Ways Art Brings Awareness to Environmental Concerns

It is perhaps the most typical of environmental political battles. Congressional leaders from Florida – Republicans and Democrats alike – want $200 million allocated in the federal budget for restoration… Read more »

TRP, Cook County Treasurer to Host Property Tax Workshop

TRP, Cook County Treasurer to Host Property Tax Workshop

On Saturday, April 20th, TRP and the Cook County Treasurer’s Office will host an educational workshop Back of the Yards neighborhoods to raise awareness around the May 3rd Tax Sale…. Read more »

Eggs Up for Grabs in the South Loop

Eggs Up for Grabs in the South Loop

The Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance, one of the largest community organizations in Chicago, will host its 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt (Rain or Shine), at Chicago’s Women’s Park and Gardens… Read more »

Easter Egg Hunts

Easter Egg Hunts

By: Ashmar Mandou Who’s ready for an egg scavenger hunt? From the Chicago Park Districts to the Woodfield Mall, we have rallied a list of egg hunts occurring in and… Read more »

City of Chicago Celebrates Season of Chicago Riverwalk

City of Chicago Celebrates Season of Chicago Riverwalk

The City of Chicago will highlight the Chicago Riverwalk’s free summer programming during a public celebration running Monday, May 13, through Sunday, May 19. Activities include Year of Chicago Theatre… Read more »

Berwyn Police Dept. to Host Roadside Safety Checks

Berwyn Police Dept. to Host Roadside Safety Checks

The Berwyn Police Department will be issuing additional citations in the overnight hours.  This campaign will feature high visibility enforcement combined with a variety of outreach activities including additional law… Read more »

Healthy Hearts Need Two Proteins Working Together

Healthy Hearts Need Two Proteins Working Together

Two proteins that bind to stress hormones work together to maintain a healthy heart in mice, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health and their collaborators. These proteins,… Read more »

Make a Difference

Make a Difference

Use Reusable Bags Plastic grocery-type bags that get thrown out end up in landfills or in other parts of the environment. These can suffocate animals who get stuck in them… Read more »

Healthy Tips that Help the Environment

Healthy Tips that Help the Environment

By: Ashmar Mandou Earth Day is approaching and did you know there are hundreds of ways you can help the environment and get healthier? Aside from the obvious ways of… Read more »

Mindful Tips for Dealing with Depression

Mindful Tips for Dealing with Depression

The latest depression statistics show that 300 million people worldwide suffer from this debilitating mental illness, including 16.2 million adults in the United States. An estimated 15 percent of all… Read more »