Meet Your New Neighbors, Chicago -- SkunksIf you’ve spotted skunks in Chicago, you might want to get used to them, even if you do want to keep your distance. It seems they’re getting used to the urban lifestyle.
Museums Offer Free Admission To CPS Students Before Classes ResumeChicago Public Schools students get a treat ahead of the first day of school. Some of the city's museums and cultural institutions are offering free admission.
After 18 years In Lincoln Park, Molly The Amur Tiger Is Put DownA popular, longtime resident of Lincoln Park Zoo, Molly the Amur tiger was euthanized this week because of failing health from advanced age.
New Home For The Lions At Lincoln Park Zoo, But Tigers Will Be LeavingThe lions at Lincoln Park Zoo will be getting some new digs, but it’s unclear when.
Best Zoo Exhibits In ChicagoSpend a full filled day checking out these zoo exhibits in Chicago.
Best Chicago Races For Runners Who Like To Have FunLace up your running shoes and run in a 5K or half-marathon with these races on the calendar in Chicago this spring.
Lincoln Park Snow Monkey Uses Computer To Name BabyA snow monkey chose the name for her one-month-old baby this week using a touchscreen computer at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Endangered Crowned Lemur Born At Lincoln Park Zoo Primate HouseIt’s a baby animal bonanza on the North Side as the Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed its third new primate of the spring over the weekend.
Zookeeper Injured After Being Bitten By Rhino At Lincoln Park ZooA zookeeper at the Lincoln Park Zoo had her finger bitten by a rhinoceros Saturday morning, according to a spokesperson for the zoo.
Flamingo Chicks Debut At Lincoln Park ZooThe chicks had been hand-reared behind the scenes since hatching last September and made their debut last week with the rest of the flock in the zoo’s Waterfowl Lagoon.
Mild Winter Has Bald Eagle Sightings On The RiseTheir 7-foot wingspans make bald eagles easy to see, and they have been spotted recently in Elgin, Yorkville, Oswego and St. Charles.
Many Baby Chicks At Popular Museum Of Science And Industry Exhibit End Up As Dinner At Lincoln Park ZooIt's one of the most popular exhibits at the Museum of Science and Industry: the cute, fuzzy baby chicks.