When to Use a Zone 8 Planting Guide

Using a planting guide specific to your USDA hardiness zone is crucial for successful gardening. Zone 8 encompasses regions with mild winters and hot summers, with average minimum temperatures ranging from …

What to Know About Evolution Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) have become increasingly popular as consumers seek environmentally friendly transportation options. Among the rising stars in the EV market is Evolution Electric Vehicles (EEV), a company that focuses …

How to Find the Perfect Private Event Venue

Finding the perfect private events venue in Orlando can transform a good event into an unforgettable experience. Whether it’s a corporate function, wedding, family reunion, or private party, the venue sets …

Tinder, With Tattoos: Chicago-Based TatChat Connects Ink Enthusiasts

It’s a common woe among the millennial crowd: spending hours at a time sifting through profiles on Tinder, with none of the so-called hot singles in your area as tattooed as …

Chicago Native Wants to Change the Way We Look at Tennis

Nineteen-year-old Taylor Townsend may have lost her first-round match at the French Open, but this Chicago native is an up-and-comer in the tennis world. Townsend grew up in the Englewood neighborhood …

Local Events and Activities Give Chicago Retirees Plenty of Reasons to Get Out of the House

The weather may be getting colder, but that isn’t keeping many of Chicago’s senior citizens from partaking in all the activities and events the city has to offer in the days …

Chicago-based Warrior Dash Stomps Back into Genesee Township, Attracting Thousands

Michigan’s Genesee Township is preparing once again for the return of the Warrior Dash. Last year, the event attracted upwards of 26,000 people. Started in Chicago in 2009, the 3.25 mile …

Chicago Targeted by Mobile Scammers

We all love to use our cell phones, mobile devices and search engines; at work, in class, while out with friends — but scammers love it when we use them, too. …

Hispanic Chicago Residents Can Receive Free Screenings, Family Fun at Health Event on June 28

This Saturday, June 28, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and the Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition are holding a wellness event called ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving! Chicago. The …

New Type-2 Diabetes Treatment, EndoBarrier, to Begin Clinical Trial in Chicago

According to Chicago Defender, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine physicians are looking for local Chicago-area citizens interested in participating in a clinical trial study for a new potential type-2 diabetes treatment, …