What is Chrome-Moly Steel?

Chrome-moly steel, also known as chromoly steel or Cr-Mo steel, is an alloy steel containing chromium and molybdenum as key alloying elements. These elements enhance the material’s strength, hardness, and resistance …

Top Signs Its Time to Call AC Professionals

When you own a home or a commercial building, taking care of your HVAC system and air conditioner is imperative, especially during the warmest times of the year. When there’s an …

Insights for Truck Drivers Amid Industry Challenges in 2024

Since the start of the year, truck drivers have found themselves getting caught up in unexpected challenges. The transportation industry, often considered the lifeblood of commerce, faces significant headwinds, impacting drivers …

Chicago News Anchor Announces Return of Terminal Cancer

After nearly 10 years with the WICA-TV news station, Champaign news anchor Dave Benton recently shared a devastating personal announcement on air: after initially completing radiation treatment in February, his brain …

Former Chicago Police Commander Released From Federal Prison Yesterday Morning

Ex-Lieutenant John Burge, a former Chicago police commander found guilty of perjury, was released from a North Carolina federal prison yesterday. He has been authorized to travel to Florida and check …

Snack Food Maker Mondelez Creates Video Advertisements With Google’s Help

  Mondelez International, the snack food maker for brands such as Oreo, Nabisco, Cadbury and others, is making its first foray into the world of video marketing through a new partnership …

Formerly Seedy Chicago Area Now a Trendy, Tech Hub

An area once notorious for its prostitutes and dilapidated warehouses has now become one of the hottest office markets in the United States. Chicago’s River North was an industrial and storage …

South Haven Families Still Awaiting Repairs After Late August Flood

After an August 21 storm caused the worst flooding South Haven, Illinois has seen since 1991, a number of homes in the area were significantly damaged. But while more than three …

House in South Bend Poses Possible Lead Violation

A homeowner in South Bend, Indiana has issued numerous complaints to code enforcement officials in her area about a problem house in her neighborhood over the course of a year. But …

Same Sex Couples Find Legal Workaround in Wisconsin

Judges in Dane County, Wisconsin, have created a small legal workaround for same-sex couples. The Badger State, where gay marriage is still banned, has started granting adoptions to same-sex couples who …

Chicago Entrepreneurs Optimistic About Hiring, According to Survey

Things are looking up for entrepreneurs in Chicago, according to a recent survey that examined 131 Chicago-based companies.Among entrepreneurs who responded to The Entrepreneur Organization’s semi-annual Global Entrepreneur Indicator survey, 65% …

Chicago Area Hospitals Plagued by Enterovirus, Restricts Visitors

Over the past several weeks, Chicago-area hospitals have seen an influx of children reporting flu-like symptoms in addition to difficulty breathing. The symptoms are similar in nature to the rare respiratory …

Chicago-Area Man Allegedly Crashes Car into 7-Eleven

A Lombard man who claims he was driving to buy a gallon of milk on Sunday morning has landed in jail after he allegedly crashed his car into a 7-Eleven.The incident …