Chicago skyline from Lake Michigan

How Healthy is Lake Michigan?

When it comes to the health and maintenance of Lake Michigan, some environmentalists, property owners, and even surfers have expressed concerns. Here’s a checkup on the Great Lakes and what the future may hold.

The 2014 Special Olympics. Photo: John Huet

Special Olympics Origins in Chicago 50 Years Ago

The first Special Olympics were held 50 years ago in Chicago to prove the capabilities of people with intellectual disabilities and bring them more visibility. Look back on that world-changing event.

Nature Cat and friends in a cave

Go on a Cave Hunt

Bad Dog Bart has stolen all of the pet toys! But he left a map showing where his stolen treasure is buried. Use the map to help Nature Cat get them back and discover all sorts of creatures and critters along the way!

Omni Chicago Hotel luxury hotel room

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