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S.C. Johnson To Aquire Method, Which Manufactures Soap In Pullman


S.C. Johnson recently announced that is has signed an agreement to acquire Method and Ecover. These consumer brands are part of the San Francisco-based home care company People Against Dirty. “Method and Ecover have a strong tradition of innovation and delivering on

Construction Workers Break Ground on Elevated Pedestrian Path

With a market share of around 10%, the United States is the second largest construction market worldwide. But the new project that just broke ground in Chicago, which is well known for elevated trains, aims to connect many towns through

Anti-Puppy Mill Law Upheld in Chicago Federal Court Ruling

A Chicago law prohibiting pet stores to sell puppies obtained from puppy mills has been upheld in a federal appeals court. The federal court found that the city’s policy goals, including reducing financial support to these large mill-style breeders, are

Are Millennials and Baby Boomers Destined To Compete in Real Estate Market?

The rate of homeownership for first-time home buyers is at a historically low rate nationwide. But with the help of remodeling and forward-thinking Millennials, this statistic is slowly rising. Last year, first-time home buyers made up 35% of all home

Fall Fitness Ideas To Keep Your Family On Track This Season

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Now that the weather is cooling down and the kids are heading back to school, it may be harder to find time to get your daily dose of exercise — especially once the days start getting shorter again. But by

The Ongoing Battle Between Children and Dentists: What Can Be Done?

Teeth checkup at dentist's office. Dentist examining girls teeth

Dental care is one of the most important aspects of life. As a parent, one of your major responsibilities is to keep your children’s teeth healthy and strong for as long as you can until it’s time for them to

Medicare Cards Undergoing Major Makeover To Protect Senior Citizens’ Identities

Chicago seniors who are enrolled in Medicare benefits should be aware: according to NBC Chicago, medicare cards are “getting a makeover to fight identity theft.” Six in 10 Americans say that Medicare is working well. Seniors are the most likely

Oakbrook Terrace Crash Results In DUI Charges For Both Drivers

According to the Chicago Sun Times, a crash in west suburban Oakbrook Terrace has resulted in the charging of both drivers with DUI and one with a felony. DuPage County Prosecutors say that the first driver, Sean Maroney, 20, was

Over 80% Of Hypoallergenic Moisturizers May Contain Allergens, Study Finds

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For those with skin allergies, finding the right products can be a tricky process. But with a quick scan of the ingredients on a hypoallergenic label, you can generally make a well-informed purchase. Or can you? A study by Northwestern

Chicago Restaurants, Startups Try To Make Impact In City That Loves Meal Delivery

Annual sales in the restaurant industry may have reached $783 billion in 2017, but that doesn’t mean that everyone is flocking to their local eateries. In fact, nearly 20% of 2016 survey respondents said that they use a food delivery