The Cook County Schools ISD166 Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides grants for Cook County Schools students to experience unique outings or undertake special projects.
They’re our heaviest and probably most agile owl, but they usually show up here when the winter hunting gets hard in the far north.
We've all heard that we shouldn't shop for groceries when we're hungry because we'll buy more than we need. But now it looks like hunger might affect our purchases of non-food items, too. Dr. Alison Jing Xu, assistant professor of marketing at the Carlson School of Management, has been studying this phenomenon. She talked with Ann Possis March 6 about her research and its implications for both consumers and businesses. You can learn more about behavioral science at www.sciencedaily.com or www.psychologicalscience.org.
Grand Marais is the winner of Budget Travel's 10th annual America's Coolest Small Town contest! Ann Possis chatted with Robert Firpo-Cappiello, editor-in-chief of the magazine, on March 6 to learn more about the contest and what it means for winning towns.
There is relatively little known about mercury levels in wild birds of prey, and there will be an opportunity to learn more at this weekend’s presentation at Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center in Schr
Chapter 4: Eyes in the Darkness
(Photo courtesy of Loren Kerns on Flickr)
Gus remembers winter pond hockey played with friends and neighbors along the Drummond Grade in Lake County.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minne
The Smiths have returned to the woods.
This weekend the Cook County Care Center will celebrate 50 years in the community.
Grand Marais has been chosen the “Coolest Small Town in America” and there will be a “Toast the Town” party Friday evening, March 6. WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke w