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Friday, 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.

Thursday, 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.

Wednesday, 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,...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 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.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Friday, Dec 10, 2010

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 it's...

Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

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

Friday, 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.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Top Stories
3 Dead, 13 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Shootings

3 Dead, 13 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Shootings

Three people were killed and at least 10 others have been wounded in gun violence across Chicago since late Friday afternoon. A man was shot to death late Friday in the South Side Auburn Gresham...

9 Things to Know if You’re Going to Chicago Pride Parade

9 Things to Know if You’re Going to Chicago Pride Parade

Thousands will flock to Chicago's Boytown this Sunday for the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade.

Flat Tire Leads to Spare Tire Surprise

Flat Tire Leads to Spare Tire Surprise

Your trunk may not include a piece of equipment that has typically been sold along with many new vehicles for decades.

Family of Stabbing Victim Said They Found Out Via Facebook

Family of Stabbing Victim Said They Found Out Via Facebook

After a woman was stabbed to death on a Chicago Transit Authority train in broad daylight on Thursday, family members of the victim said they found out about the murder of their loved one through...

What Stands Between Trump and a US Brexit Effect

What Stands Between Trump and a US Brexit Effect

Even as Donald Trump drew parallels on Friday between the British vote to leave the European Union and the American presidential election, migration experts and activists cautioned against too close a comparison...

Blackhawks Trade Andrew Shaw to Montreal

Blackhawks Trade Andrew Shaw to Montreal

The Chicago Blackhawks have made a trade on the opening night of the NHL Entry Draft, as they've sent Andrew Shaw to the Montreal Canadiens.