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24th of July 2017

IRS-Impersonation Telephone Scams

Beware of a new scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS), where fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card. In the latest twist, the scammer claims to be from the IRS and tells the victim about two certified letters purportedly sent to the taxpayer in the mail but […]


Financial Services Pipeline (FSP) Initiative hosts 4th Annual Intern Career Conference

In an effort to increase the representation of African Americans and Latinos within the financial services sector, the Financial Services Pipeline (FSP) Initiative brought together more than 100 interns at the fourth annual Intern Career Conference. Interns learned about the diverse careers and roles available in financial services during panel discussions and networking events. The […]


Job training program has grads excited about their future

Brandon Taylor isn’t looking for a job; he’s looking for a career. “I’m looking for a career to better myself,” he says. “I’m ready to take care of business.” Brandon is one of 95 recent graduates of the Construct program’s spring class, the largest since the program started in 2013. He and his classmates completed nine […]


Wright College Humboldt Park enrolling now for Fall!

Wright College Humboldt Park has undergone transformation, recently unveiling it’s new Information Technology (IT) program, Advanced Manufacturing program, bringing back its Advanced Manufacturing certificate program and expanding college credit course offerings. In addition to upgrading technology in the classrooms to create a better experience for students, the campus looks forward to welcoming prospective students to […]


The newly expanded Erie Teen Center can now serve an additional 2,000 patients

Erie Family Health Centers celebrated the grand opening of their newly renovated and expanded Erie Teen Center at 2418 W. Division St, offering comprehensive services to city teens (12-24). It is the only stand-alone, full-service facility in Chicago providing services to teens of low-income communities who are exposed to violence and other problems. The center, […]


Construct Lights Way to Solar Careers

Watch this informative ComEd video about Construct’s new solar curriculum. As a part of ComEd’s commitment to creating a cleaner energy future, this year’s Construct participants studied new curriculum and received hands-on training specific to the expanding field of solar. More solar jobs require more solar training, and the law provides for new job training by […]


Are You Prepared For The Unexpected?

For many, the summer heat can bring leisurely afternoons, school vacations, and swimming pools. The warmer months can also increase crime rates due to warmer temperatures and increased stress. For this reason, self-defense is an important skill for anyone to have during times of need. AGB Investigative Services has shared the following infographic with key […]


11th of July 2017

Saying No to Divestment

If Chicago residents thought their elected leaders were taking our state and city’s well documented fiscal crisis seriously, they were robbed of that notion by Alderman John Arena’s plan to increase our debt while jeopardizing the health of the state’s various pension funds.  His plan to divest the city and pension funds of all energy-related […]


6th of July 2017

Tips to stay comfortable if your HVAC system goes down

With Summer in full effect and the heat rising more and more in the coming months, we at Randazzo Heating & Cooling wanted to share some of our tips for you to stay comfortable if your air breaks or is not producing to the capacity that you need it to. Check out of infographic below […]


5th of July 2017

Interactive Caregiver Planner

Parents know the struggle of keeping their child’s activities and information organized. Often, it even seems like our kids’ schedules are just as much complex as our own. For families with children with special needs, this complexity can seem elevated. Although this rings truth, there has been a new tool for parents and caregivers. This […]