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 …

The Truth Behind Amish Furniture

People love the simplicity and functionality of Amish furniture. Most believe incorrectly however that the Amish only use hand tools for building their Amish furniture. This video by Dutch Crafters reveals …

What Does a Day in the Life of Home Builders Look Like?

A day in the life of home builders is unique. It is far different from the kind of days that most of the rest of us have. It is the case …

Are Millennials and Baby Boomers Destined To Compete in Real Estate Market?

The rate of homeownership for first-time home buyers is at a historically low rate nationwide. But with the help of remodeling and forward-thinking Millennials, this statistic is slowly rising. Last year, …

Fall Fitness Ideas To Keep Your Family On Track This Season

Now that the weather is cooling down and the kids are heading back to school, it may be harder to find time to get your daily dose of exercise — especially …

The Ongoing Battle Between Children and Dentists: What Can Be Done?

Dental care is one of the most important aspects of life. As a parent, one of your major responsibilities is to keep your children’s teeth healthy and strong for as long …

Medicare Cards Undergoing Major Makeover To Protect Senior Citizens’ Identities

Chicago seniors who are enrolled in Medicare benefits should be aware: according to NBC Chicago, medicare cards are “getting a makeover to fight identity theft.” Six in 10 Americans say that …

Oakbrook Terrace Crash Results In DUI Charges For Both Drivers

According to the Chicago Sun Times, a crash in west suburban Oakbrook Terrace has resulted in the charging of both drivers with DUI and one with a felony. DuPage County Prosecutors …

Over 80% Of Hypoallergenic Moisturizers May Contain Allergens, Study Finds

For those with skin allergies, finding the right products can be a tricky process. But with a quick scan of the ingredients on a hypoallergenic label, you can generally make a …

Chicago Restaurants, Startups Try To Make Impact In City That Loves Meal Delivery

Annual sales in the restaurant industry may have reached $783 billion in 2017, but that doesn’t mean that everyone is flocking to their local eateries. In fact, nearly 20% of 2016 …

Gov. Rauner Signs Automatic Voter Registration into Law

In August, Governor Bruce Rauner signed State Bill 1933, making Illinois the latest state to implement some form of automatic voter registration. Under this new law, which takes effect immediately, Illinois …

Godfrey Business Donates Microchip Technology Funds To Animal Rescue

According to RiverBender.com, Sichra Consultation Services LLC recently made a generous donation to Godfrey’s Animal Rescue and Control Enforcement Officer for the purchase of a new animal microchip reader. The microchip …