Alice's Garden Toy Boutique in Chesterton sells toys constructed of renewable and eco-friendly sources.
As you begin checking your gift list twice, you'll soon start sending out presents that need to get to love ones far away. This year, try to seek out less wasteful shipping solutions that are easy on you and the planet.
Two years ago, friends Janel Hyland and Angelina Kanable-Janssen started noticing there seemed to be a lack of eco-friendly businesses to patronize in the Northwest Indiana community.
Keep costs contained: Holes in your ductwork, insulation or building envelope make it easy for conditioned air to escape. Patch them up to save on heating and cooling.
Like most journalists, I get bombarded with emails from companies trying to tempt me to write about them. Sometimes this works. More often the misguided missives are useless distractions. Among the lamest are those where the supposed news peg is an artificially flavored day, week or month.
Our gardens are a place to enjoy nature, relax, and carry out our outdoor labors of love. It shouldn't be a place we pollute. However, much of the time we are doing just that with how we plant, water, and maintain our gardens. So, how truly green does your garden grow? Do your part to make i…
Megan Lee, of Merrillville, is competing for a chance to intern on Isla Palenque, a tropical Panamanian island on which Amble Resorts is developing an eco-luxury resort community.
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Kara Salgado, executive director of Chicago's West Town Chamber of Commerce, wants attendees of her organization's "Green Music Fest" to be environmentally aware, but to have fun at the same time.
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