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 …

Chicago Shooting Victim Smiles Again, 10 Years After Losing Teeth

In 2006, nine-year-old Marcus Norris was sitting in his family’ living room, watching TV and eating ice cream with his brothers, when the unthinkable happened: a stray bullet shot through the …

Chicago-Area Woman Receives First “Smart Ankle” Prosthetic Controlled by App

A Chicago-area woman has become the first in the world to fitted for a Triton “smart ankle,” a prosthetic that she can adjust using a smartphone app. Vernita Jefferson, 73, is …

Chicago’s West Side Fraternite Nuns Receive Major Donations After Church Boilers Die

A group of Fraternite Notre Dame nuns living in and serving Chicago’s West Side just received a major blessing after the church’s two main boilers died — one on Ash Wednesday, …

Early Fertility Check Ups Help Young Women With Future Family Planning Decisions

Getting older ain’t what it used to be, with some now calling 40 the new 30 or even 20. However, the nips and tucks that may be effective in taking years …

Consumers Flock To the 2015 Chicago Auto Show To See Kia’s Newest Hybrid SUV Concept Vehicle

The U.S. may have the world’s largest market for passenger vehicles, and if the excitement regarding a new Kia vehicle concept that was recently revealed at the Chicago Auto Show is …

Nicor Gas to Spearhead $2 Billion Chicago Gas Line Replacement Project

Nicor Gas will soon undertake a massive $2 billion, nine-year pipe replacement project that will give a much-needed upgrade to about 1,000 miles of aging gas lines throughout suburban Chicago. According …

University of Chicago Medical Center Nurses Threaten One-Day Strike

It was late on the night of January 29th when a group of nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center voted, 95% in favor, to threaten to go on strike …

Chariots of Fire: The Many, Many Benefits of Running

Of all the sports we cherish today, running is one of the oldest (as well as the simplest) athletic traditions in human history. Humans have been running competitively as early as …

Two Men Cleared After Third Pleads Guilty to Trump Tower Flooding

Buildings can flood for a number of reasons; hurricanes, winter snow storms and snowmelt are all common culprits. However, when Chicago’s Trump International Hotel and Tower flooded last February, it wasn’t …

Chicago’s AHR Expo Unveils Latest in HVAC Technology

UPDATED 1/7/21 Whether you need to suss out the best HVAC system for new construction or bone up on the latest technologies used in heating and air conditioning equipment, the annual …