Did You Buy Roses? Heres How to Make Them Last!

Did you receive flowers from a loved one? Then you might want to take good care of them. If you plan to buy roses or different flowers for your love, you …

How to Prepare Your Toddlers for Preschool

Getting your toddlers ready for preschool is something that is never easy to do. Not only does the toddler potentially have some resistance to the idea of going to preschool, but …

How Do I FInd the Best Preschool for My Child?

Your child’s education is one of your responsibilities. Finding the best preschools is crucial for your child, as quality education is almost an unspoken requirement before high school. Moreover, finding a …

‘Ride Illinois’ and State Legislators Make Illinois Even More Bike-Friendly

Illinois residents already know that their state is one of the most bicycle-friendly states in the country, and a couple new improvements aim to increase support for even more people to …

Depression Didn’t Kill Robin Williams, Says His Widow — Lewy Body Dementia Did

The widow of late actor Robin Williams has opened up to reporters about her husband’s suicide last August, and she says that depression wasn’t the culprit. Robin Williams had been diagnosed …

Popular TV Show ‘Empire’ Features Clothes from Chicago Fashion Designer

The Windy City is more than prevalent in the smash-hit television show Empire, but many Chicagoans may not be aware that the stylish wardrobes they see on the show are made …

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 …