Showing: 1-20 of 11

Eco-friendly

Alice's Garden Toy Boutique

Alice's Garden Toy Boutique

Alice's Garden Toy Boutique in Chesterton sells toys constructed of renewable and eco-friendly sources.

July 07, 2013 12:00 am
Home energy efficiency

Home energy efficiency

November 29, 2012 1:40 pm
Building budget

Building budget

.

January 29, 2012 12:00 am
Smarter, less wasteful shipping solutions

Smarter, less wasteful shipping solutions

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.

December 07, 2011 8:00 pm
Natural Family Living Expo offers green living options

Natural Family Living Expo offers green living options

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.

October 20, 2011 12:00 am Photos

Photos

6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

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.

August 07, 2011 1:00 am
At Home: Be greener on Earth Day and every day

At Home: Be greener on Earth Day and every day

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.

April 21, 2011 12:00 am

How green does your garden grow?

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…

April 14, 2011 12:00 am
Vote online for local student to intern on eco-friendly island

Vote online for local student to intern on eco-friendly island

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.

April 06, 2011 12:00 am
Scientist holding corn cob

Scientist holding corn cob

Scientist holding corn cob

March 06, 2011 12:00 am

West town seeing 'Green' with festival

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.

June 25, 2010 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Who do you support for Lake County assessor?

View Results