Chicagoan Asks Kickstarter To Fund His $8 Project: 'Graphing The Deliciousness Of A Chicken Burrito!'Kickstarter is usually the tool artists use to fund their dream projects, asking strangers on the internet to give a little bit of cash to help their big ideas come to fruition. Individuals have used Kickstarter to fund movies, graphic novels, photography books... and now, a Chipotle burrito.
State To Pump $10 Million Into Fund To Clean Up Chicago RiverThe State of Illinois plans to add $10 million to a $21 million fund to disinfect sewage flowing into the Chicago River, as Chicago joins other major cities in making the most of a natural asset.
Indiana State Fair Victims FundThe Indiana State Fair has created a fund accepting donations to benefit the families of the people died and the more than 40 other people who were injured.