Lake Park High School District 108 recently cut the ribbon for its new solar photovoltaic systems. It is one of the first public school districts in the state of Illinois to be so heavily dependent on solar power.
Clocking in at less than eight hours, hundreds of volunteers from three local entities gathered one day recently to build a new playground for Berwyn’s Komensky Elementary School—designed by the community’s children themselves.
Small business owners may do well to embrace the art of the "selfie," says Christina Green, a small business, chambers and associations coach whose writing has appeared in the Midwest Society of Association Executives’ Magazine among other places.
Ameren Illinois recently revealed that its chairman and president Richard Mark has earned the distinction of ranking among the top 100 minority business leaders in corporate America by the Financial Times’ EMpower report.