Friends Of The Parks To Clean Up Chicago Parks For Earth Week, But Some Are Too Dirty For VolunteersSpringtime can bring the best and worst of humanity out of hibernation; among the latter, people who litter.
Shedd Aquarium Pledges To Reduce Ocean-Harming PlasticShedd Aquarium in Chicago is among a group of aquariums making an Earth Day pledge to reduce single-use plastic.
State Schools To Receive 5,000 Tree SeedlingsThe program helps offset the loss of trees that are removed or otherwise affected by IDOT construction and maintenance work.
Cleaning Your Eating Habits For Earth DayOn Earth Day, the smallest changes you make can impact preserving the planet.
Disney Eliminates Plastic Bags At StoresDisney is announcing that the company will no longer use plastic bags at any of its stores around the United States.
Target Offering Car Seat Discounts For Trading In Your Old OneTarget’s annual car seat trade-in event starts Monday, April 22 and runs through May 5.
White Sox Guaranteed Rate Field Goes Straw-FreeThe Chicago White Sox are teaming up with the Shedd Aquarium to become the first MLB team and first Chicago sports team to reduce single-use plastic straws for the season. It's part of the Shedd Aquarium's "Shed the Straw" initiative to reduce the use of plastic straws at Guaranteed Rate Field.
This Earth Day Consider "Shedding" The StrawThe Shedd Aquarium is celebrating Earth Day this year by challenging the Chicagoland community to commit to a conservation action that will protect our planet’s waterways and the animals that live in them.
Chicago's Adler Planetarium Offers Free Earth Day ProgramsChicago's Adler Planetarium is celebrating Earth Day with special programs and free admission for Illinois residents.
Earth Day 2015: How Much Do Trees Cost?Ready to plant a tree? Here's a breakdown of some of the most popular types and their costs.
Earth Day 2015: How To Plant A TreeSo it's Earth Day and everyone is saying you should plant a tree, but exactly what goes into planting one? It takes more preparation and skill than you might think.
Garfield Park Conservatory Reopening Greenhouses Damaged In 2011 Hailstorm One of the Chicago Park District’s most popular attractions has planned a big party on Earth Day, when it will reopen greenhouses that suffered severe damage in a hailstorm four years ago.
Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In ChicagoThis year, do a little more to celebrate Earth Day than turn off the lights when you leave a room. From trail clean-ups to discussions and hikes, the Chicago area has plenty of events where you can learn how to make a difference.
Top 5 Apps To Help You Go GreenIf you're ready to take your overall going green experience to the next level, check out some of these apps that can help you reduce your harmful impacts on earth.
Top 7 Environmental & Eco-Friendly FilmsIn recent years, Hollywood has financed and developed more and more films that draw attention to the effects of humans on planet earth.