Nov 18, 2011

Aquaponics Turns Waste into Resources

Aquaponics Turns Waste into Resources

The ancient tradition of aquaponics could be the solution to a global issue.

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 16, 2011

Urban Farm Growing Opportunities for Those in Poverty

Urban Farm Growing Opportunities for Those in Poverty

The Chicago Lights Urban Farm empowers youth and community residents in the Cabrini-Green neighborhood to have increased economic opportunities through access to organic produce, nutritional education,...

Nov 16, 2011

How to Put "Green" Into the Holidays

How to Put "Green" Into the Holidays

A lot of people find ways to go green around the house and office, but thinking about the environment around the holidays can be more of a challenge.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Nov 14, 2011

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Maria Cornejo was honored for her commitment to earth-friendly design -- a fitting tribute for a woman focused on keeping as much design as she can within peoples' hands. While she insists that...

Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

Levi Strauss claims its new "waterless" jeans are better for the planet.

Nov 11, 2011

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

A quarter of all mammals are at risk of extinction, conservation group says.

Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Top Stories
ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream Chairman and CEO Steven LaVoie is showing slight improvements after he was injured Thursday during a shooting at his office in Chicago's Loop.

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Police say a man who shot a company CEO in a downtown office building Thursday was not legally permitted to carry the gun used in the shooting.

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Their plants can be medicinal, edible and often beautiful. But a growing number of gardeners who tend to wildflowers within Chicago city limits claim in court papers they are being unfairly targeted by a "vague"...

Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Chicago Sun-Times report says there's growing tension between Rose's management and Bulls brass.

Driver Charged in Fatal Edgewater Pedestrian Crash

Driver Charged in Fatal Edgewater Pedestrian Crash

Vladimir Tsemekhman, 58, is charged with one count of reckless homide and several moving violations including reckless driving, disobeying a red signal stop, failure to reduce speed and stay in lanes.

Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Several ticket seekers victimized by criminals on Craigslist.