4 Essential Cargo Container Modifications

Transforming cargo containers into functional spaces requires several essential modifications to ensure they meet the needs of their new purpose. Here are four crucial cargo container modifications. 1. Insulation and Climate …

Why a Dramatic Decline in the Average Price of Houses Will Not Happen Right Away

Article on the Decline in House Prices Introduction 1. Will there be a dramatic decline in the average price of houses? In recent months, there has been speculation about whether a …

5 Fun Things to Do in Durango, CO

Nestled in the picturesque San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado, Durango offers a wealth of activities that cater to a variety of interests and tastes. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a …

Sewer and Water Management Rates to Rise Across Chicago

People don’t know much about waste management and sewer systems. A recent Angie’s list poll reported that 78% of respondents weren’t aware of what trenchless sewer technology does — even though …

Latinos Demand Access to More Affordable Options from Chicago Housing Authority

Embattled Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is facing yet another controversy as Latinos make a call for more subsidized housing options throughout the city. According to Medill Reports Chicago, local minority leaders …

Illinois House Member Proposes Legislation to Recall Embattled Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

It’s been a terrible year for Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and a local politician has introduced a bill that could make it even worse, by potentially leading to his removal from office. …

Religious Leaders Beseech the Chicago Community To Dispel Anti-Muslim Sentiments

Following the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, Muslim communities all over the world have reported instances of Islamophobia, blatant discrimination, and even violence toward innocent members of their communities. In …

UnitedHealth Group Expects Significant Losses This Year — And This Might Be the Beginning of the End for Obamacare

UnitedHealth Group recently announced that it might leave the Affordable Care Act exchanges in 2017, and the Chicago community could be in trouble if this happens. As the largest insurer in …

Chicago Sees an Outpouring of Support for French Travelers After Paris Attacks

Chicago and Paris. Two very different cities, located halfway across the world from each other, but inexplicably tied together after the recent terrorist attacks in France. Chicagoans visiting Paris were “ordered… …

Six Lawsuits Filed Against Chicago Public Schools for Carbon Monoxide Leak While Hospitalized 78

Several parents of Chicago Public School (CPS) students filed separate lawsuits on Nov. 12 regarding a carbon monoxide leak that occurred two weeks earlier at Prussing Elementary School in the Jefferson …

Illinois First State to Make Changes in IRA Policies That Could Help Small Business Workers

Illinois became the first state in the country to make significant changes to rules regarding individual retirement savings plans (IRAs) for small business workers. The policy changes are expected to have …

Two Men Temporarily Kept Off of Flight at Midway International Airport After Being Overheard Speaking Arabic

While the entire world is on high-alert in light of recent terrorist attacks in Paris, a misunderstanding at a Chicago airport has left many wondering where the line should be drawn …

O’Hare Airport Offering Flu Shots to Passengers Just in Time for Holiday Travel

UPDATED 8/7/20 Airline passengers traveling through Chicago may not be able to avoid delays, lost baggage or crying babies, but they can avoid a case of the flu, thanks to a …