Sears store

Sears Files for Bankruptcy. What That Really Means.

Is it the end of an era? After more than 125 years of business, Sears Holdings has filed for bankruptcy. Since the news broke, reaction has included forgotten facts and memories of Sears, once dubbed “Where America Shops.”

A program for the Chicago Cubs from 1953 designed by Dorothy and Otis Shepard

The Designers Who Transformed Commercial Work into Art

It's easy to peg designers as purely commercial rather than artistic – but some of Chicago's designers, like the husband and wife who rebranded the Cubs, prove that wrong. Explore their work.

Two little girls playing with blocks

Helping Your Kids Express Anger

Kicking, hitting, biting, throwing - it can be upsetting when our kids act out physically. It’s also normal. They have limited language so they often use their bodies to express themselves. Here is one mom’s approach.

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