Chicago has a long tradition of being culturally diverse, and that tradition
continues to evolve today.
The Metro Chicago Immigration Fact Book reports that the Chicagoland area added
1.4 million immigrants in the past decade,…
Years ago, when apartment residents wanted to do laundry, they gathered their
basket and detergent, loaded up their pockets with quarters and perhaps a good
book or their Walkman and trudged downstairs to the dark, dingy laundry room. A…
As the mass media reminds us almost daily, staying fit (or even just getting fit
in the first place) is on many people's minds. The risks of a poor diet and
sedentary lifestyle are being taken more seriously, and that seriousness is
It’s a different world for amenities, these days. Just a decade ago, if you were
fortunate enough to live in a building with a gated entrance or a
nicely-landscaped swimming pool, you thought you hit the jackpot. It was easy
for the bu…
You’ve all seen the ads—whether you’re over 55 or not. They’re called “active adult” communities, “retirement” communities, “over-55” communities, “active-lifestyle” communities or any number of other names.
Popular locations fo…