10 Promising Career Paths to Consider

With the ever-changing job market, it’s challenging to know what career paths are the most promising. However, some career paths are worth considering as they have a high growth potential and …

What You Should Know About Temp Agencies

Almost everyone has worked with a temp or known someone who has. Some temps have worked nothing else while other temps have gone from a temp to a permanent job. What …

Scientists May Have Discovered the Secret Behind Ancient Roman Self-Healing Concrete

Self-healing concrete is a game-changer in the construction industry. The technology has the potential to extend the life of structures, reduce maintenance costs and improve safety. In addition, it promotes sustainability …

One Barber is Creating Cubs-Inspired Masterpieces on His Client’s Heads

With playoff season in full swing, Chicago Cubs fans have been looking for any way to show their allegiance to the Chicago baseball team. For one barber, only the utmost in …

Developers Are Not Happy With Chicago’s New Affordable Housing Mandate

Chicago is in the middle of an affordable housing crisis, but developers have been flooding into City Hall lately hoping to get around a new law which would require them to …

3 Years After Building $132 Million Dorm, Roosevelt University Is Dangerously in Debt

Three years ago, Roosevelt University decided to build a 32-story, $123 million skyscraper residence on its downtown Chicago campus; since building the giant dormitory, South Loop Tower has become a student …

Medical Marijuana Ads Facing Censure

Cresco Labs, a medical marijuana business in Illinois, is launching a $1 million marketing campaign that’s going to include print advertising, radio commercials, billboards, social media campaigns, and notices in health …

Chicago Suffers More Than Six Dozen Heroin Overdoses Over Three-Day Period, Arrests Made

In the span of 72 hours, Chicago Fire Department crews responded to 74 heroin overdose cases last week. Last week, Chicago police and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration combed the city’s …

When Fire on Film Set Turned Out to Be Real, This Chicago Firefighter Stepped In

Michael Agostinelli wasn’t playing a firefighter on the new NBC series “Chicago Med,” but he was working on the set as a medic when he noticed that a nearby house had …

Illinois Environmental Groups Worry About the Effects of Recycling Budget Cuts

With the state of Illinois in a budget crisis, government officials are looking for ways to cut down on statewide costs to balance out their debt and are looking to recycling …