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Urban Urafiki — Bringing Friendship Back to the Web

Urban Urafiki — Bringing Friendship Back to the Web

Making new friends as an adult can be challenging. Group settings don’t always provide an ideal place for one-on-one bonding, and many websites allow anyone to post an ad —… Read more »

From the Land of the Morning Calm: Traditions of Korean Art

From the Land of the Morning Calm: Traditions of Korean Art

Over thousands of years, traditional Korean society has forged a unique artistic heritage out of a blend of foreign ideals and local tastes. Korea’s expansive coastline and geographic position in Asia encouraged an outward focus, and Korean history is marked by periods of intense cultural, technological, and religious exchange with China and Japan (and more recently, the West).

Drawing Inward: German Surrealist Richard Oelze

Drawing Inward: German Surrealist Richard Oelze

Richard Oelze (1900–1980) was a self-proclaimed Surrealist who trained at the Bauhaus in Germany, was recognized by the Parisian circle of Surrealists as a kindred spirit, and was included in MoMA’s 1936 landmark exhibition Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism . He has since fallen into relative obscurity on both sides of the Atlantic.

University of Chicago partners with Bike and Park and Metra to open Bicycle Center at 53rd St. Station

University of Chicago partners with Bike and Park and Metra to open Bicycle Center at 53rd St. Station

CHICAGO (May 23, 2012) — The 53rd Street Bicycle Center will celebrate its grand opening in Hyde Park on Thursday, May 24, at 1:00 p.m., with a ribbon cutting attended… Read more »

$12 million in Affordable Housing Coming to Humboldt Park: 40 Jobs to Be Created and Historic Murals to Be Preserved

$12 million in Affordable Housing Coming to Humboldt Park: 40 Jobs to Be Created and Historic Murals to Be Preserved

Chicago, IL – 1400 N. Washtenaw: on April 20, 2012 at 10 am, community residents and prominent leaders will gather to celebrate the groundbreaking of Borinquen Bella, a $11.7 million… Read more »

Why Spring Gutter Cleaning?

Why Spring Gutter Cleaning?

Chicagoland cleans gutters in November to remove thick leaf blockages and prevent water damage. But why is spring gutter cleaning so important? Every spring, emerging trees drop millions of blossoms,… Read more »

Poladora.com partners with local retailers to provide a one stop shop bridal gift registry

Poladora.com partners with local retailers to provide a one stop shop bridal gift registry

Chicago, IL April 2nd 2012 – Couples are choosing to marry later in life; and by the time they walk down the aisle, many have simply outgrown the need for… Read more »

Plus Fashion Week™ LLC introduces  Plus Fashion Week™ to Chicago

Plus Fashion Week™ LLC introduces Plus Fashion Week™ to Chicago

  CHICAGO – On October 17th, 2012, Plus Fashion Week™ LLC introduces their inaugural event Plus Fashion Week™ to the Windy City. The event will last five days, ending on… Read more »

Free Firewood for Life in Chicagoland

Free Firewood for Life in Chicagoland

LAKE BLUFF, Ill., Dec. 14, 2011 –Millions in Chicagoland will soon light fireplaces to brighten the cold winter.  And what better way than with free firewood?   Lindemann Chimney Service has… Read more »

New Tests Confirm Safety of Mead Johnson’s Enfamil Premium Newborn Formula

New Tests Confirm Safety of Mead Johnson’s Enfamil Premium Newborn Formula

GLENVIEW, Ill., Dec 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) –Mead Johnson Nutrition (NYSE: MJN) has conducted a new round of rigorous testing on samples of a batch of Enfamil Premium(R) Newborn powdered… Read more »

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