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 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.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

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...

Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

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

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

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'I Missed You Guys': Obama Gives Historic Speech in Illinois

'I Missed You Guys': Obama Gives Historic Speech in Illinois

President Barack Obama touched down in Air Force One in Springfield Wednesday morning prepared to make history, becoming the fourth U.S. president to address the Illinois General Assembly.

Ill. Drivers Won't Receive Vehicle Emissions Tests Reminders

Ill. Drivers Won't Receive Vehicle Emissions Tests Reminders

There’s more bad news for Illinois drivers: Due to the state budget impasse, Illinois will no longer notify you when you need to go in for a vehicle emissions test.

Joel Quenneville Storms Out of Press Conference

Joel Quenneville Storms Out of Press Conference

On Tuesday night, the Chicago Blackhawks fell 2-0 to the San Jose Sharks at the United Center, but that's not why head coach Joel Quenneville stormed out of his postgame press conference after just one question....

Police, Family Search for Missing Arlington Heights Father

Police, Family Search for Missing Arlington Heights Father

Police are searching for a missing suburban father of two who has missing since Monday morning.

A Winner in NH, Trump Faces Fresh Test in SC

A Winner in NH, Trump Faces Fresh Test in SC

Now officially a winner after clinching New Hampshire, Donald Trump faced a fresh test for his once-improbable campaign as the Republican presidential race careened into more conservative territory in South...

Chicago Van Gogh Exhibition Opens This Week

Chicago Van Gogh Exhibition Opens This Week

A Chicago exhibition next month will mark the first time in North America that three versions of a famous Vincent Van Gogh painting will be shown together.