Easy Things to Focus on During Amazing Home Renovations

Renovation projects are usually stressful and demanding because they disrupt your regular schedule and cost money. However, the way your home looks and its features can say a lot about you …

Facts About Private Schools

There is a lot of misleading information about private schools. For parents who want to take their children to private schools, the best way to get information is to visit them …

Tips to Aid Legal Matters You Find Yourself In

Legal issues can be a complicated, challenging, and often frightening prospect. Treating the legal system like your personal adversary will cost you thousands of dollars in fees and fines you may …

Vesuvio’s Reopens After a Smattering of Violations

After multiple health code violations, Vesuvio’s, a popular late-night downtown South Bend bar and pizza spot, was fined heavily on Feb. 9. On Jan. 20, the St. Joseph County Health Department …

UT Dallas Study Finds Energy From Cellphone Towers Amplifies Pain In Amputees

Proponents of electromagnetic field (EMF) protection have long warned of the potential negative effects things like cellphones and wireless internet can have on a person’s body, but the scientific community remains …

Chicago Officials Fail to Warn Residents About Water Contamination Risks

Over two years ago, federal researchers discovered that there were high levels of lead in Chicago water mains, which had been replaced replaced when new meters were installed. Although Mayor Rahm …

Electric Buses Coming to Chicago

According to the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) plans to spend between $30 million and $40 million to buy up to 30 new all-electric buses over the next several …

Chicago’s Public Schools are in Serious Financial Trouble

Chicago’s public schools are in dire financial straits after the district dissolved its financial woes by borrowing over $700 million at startlingly high interest rates. Now Chicago’s schools are paying for …

Food Addiction Finally Gaining the Attention It Deserves

On Feb. 1, 2016, the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (NCASA) released a report announcing the organization’s intent to focus on issues beyond substance abuse to more behavioral addictions …

Swiss Scientist Introduces Low-Cost Filter in the Wake of Flint Water Crisis

The water crisis in Flint, MI, is far from being resolved, but one scientist has developed an inexpensive filter that could help residents obtain clean water once again. According to NBC …