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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE COLLABORATES TO CREATE MORE PUBLIC MURALS IN THE COMMUNITY

Over the summer, the Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce has been partnering with AB Productions to host an ongoing series of artistic community-based events called Xsite. The events acted as a point of engagement for the community and small businesses ...

Chicago Pre-College Science and Engineering to host Fall Orientation & Registration this Saturday

The Chicago Pre-College Science and Engineering Program (ChiS&E) today announced it will host its Fall 2019 Parent Orientation & Registration on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at South Shore International College Prep High School, 1955 E 75th St., from 9:00 a.m. ...

Navy Pier Presents Pier Pumpkin Lights: Chicago’s Newest, Free Pumpkin Pop-up Experience

Navy Pier Presents Pier Pumpkin Lights: Chicago’s Newest, Free Pumpkin Pop-up Experience. Chicago’s iconic lakefront destination will transform into an experiential fall spectacle with nearly 1,000 pumpkins from October 1 – November 2, along with food and drink specials and ...

Social use of marijuana could be topic for follow-up legislation

Some of the lead negotiators of the law to legalize adult-use marijuana in Illinois are seeking to provide clarity on a provision that gives local municipalities control over which facilities, if any, would be authorized to allow cannabis consumption.

Community Health System Continues to Invest in Next Generation of Healthcare Providers as Demand for Primary Care Providers Continues to Grow

As the demand for primary care physicians continues to grow faster than its supply, Erie Family Health Centers continues to take a leadership role in narrowing the deficit by investing in the next generation of the primary healthcare workforce trained ...

CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION TEAMING WITH CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY TO OFFER FREE LEGAL INFORMATION

CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION TEAMING WITH CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY TO OFFER FREE LEGAL INFORMATION

CARTHAGE ANNOUNCES 30% REDUCTION IN TUITION

President John Swallow announced recently that Carthage will reduce tuition to $31,500 (from the current $45,100) to better reflect the amount most students pay after receiving financial aid. The change, approved by the board of trustees, will apply to all ...

Jesse White Joins CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson, IDOT, NHTSA & State Police to Encourage Proper Car Seat Usage

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is reminding parents and caregivers to secure children in the correct safety seat as Sept. 15-21 marks National Child Passenger Safety Week. As partners in this important message, White joined Chicago Police Department Superintendent ...

CHA, partners open development bringing affordable housing, Target to Rogers Park

The Chicago Housing Authority and its partners officially opened an innovative mixed-use development Thursday that has brought a new Target and affordable/market-rate apartments to Rogers Park.

Children’s Party in Matteson Brings Awareness to Sickle Cell Disease

For the third year, Village of Matteson Trustee Adam Shorter and his wife Danielle Shorter are inviting the public to come out and enjoy Olivia's Sickle Cell Awareness Party, for children with sickle cell, sickle beta thalassemia, and sickle cell ...

Nonprofit Organization Works To Rebuild After Fire Destroys Headquarters

After experiencing a fire and having their headquarters condemned and demolished, Assata’s Daughters founder, Page May, did what was necessary to make sure the nonprofit organization’s programming continued throughout the summer. This meant May had to host programs outside, in ...

Upcoming Comedy For A Cause Event Raises Funds For Families Impacted By Gun Violence

A south side nonprofit, Centers for New Horizons, will soon host its second annual Comedy for a Cause fundraiser on Sept. 19 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave., in Hyde Park.

Gaining real-world business experience at UIC’s Starbucks

University of Illinois at Chicago business majors Safaa Sarefian, Rosemary Arevalo and Matt Carey are quickly learning that top-shelf brands like Starbucks will attract crowds from sunup to sundown — and if any entrepreneur is to succeed, he or she ...

DOI Helps Illinois Life Insurance Consumers Collect More than $15 Million in 2019

The Illinois Department of Insurance can help you find out if you’re owed a portion of the millions of dollars in life insurance benefits that go unclaimed every year. So far in 2019, IDOI has helped consumers find and collect ...

Cole Haan Teams Up With Rodarte To Disrupt High Fashion With Innovation

Cole Haan, the iconic American lifestyle brand and retailer has announced its collaboration with famed, independent fashion house Rodarte. Laura and Kate Mulleavy, the sisters behind Rodarte, have put their signature aesthetic on Cole Haan’s groundbreaking Grand Ambition collection that ...

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