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Yesterday's News Stands Becoming Tomorrow's Healthy Eating Hotspots

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 08.28.2014 | Healthy Living

While a bustling city might not feel complete without a trusty newsstand, for many modern day 9-to-5ers, finding the latest power lunch is a bigger pr...

From a Recent College Graduate: How to Stop Teenage Texting and Driving

Bradley Bermont | Posted 02.03.2014 | Impact
Bradley Bermont

Even after years of statistical inundation, it took a lot more than numbers to stop me from texting and driving.

Making The World A Better Place: How Everyday Citizens Are Doing It

Robert Grosshandler | Posted 07.18.2012 | Impact
Robert Grosshandler

When I founded iGive.com in 1997, I could only hope that it would grow into 350,000 socially-conscious consumers shopping at over 1,000 socially-respo...

Women, Caucasians, Hispanics: The Changing Face of StreetWise

Esther J. Cepeda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Esther J. Cepeda

A lot has changed in the last year at StreetWise. Underemployment and population demographic shifts are literally hitting the streets.

StreetWise Lives On As Donations Pour In

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATED The scramble to save StreetWise, the weekly Chicago magazine that employs homeless people as vendors, appears to have succeeded, the Chicago ...

Community Scrambles to Save StreetWise

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Less than two days after learning of the dire financial straits of StreetWise, the Chicago-based non-profit magazine that employs homeless people, Chi...

StreetWise, Publication Sold By Homeless, May Have To Fold

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The future of StreetWise, a weekly sold on the streets of Chicago by the homeless, is in question. Officials of the nonprofit StreetWise Inc., said T...

Of No Fixed Address: A Christmas To Remember

Christopher Devine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Christopher Devine

This is the seventh in a series of excerpts from my book Of No Fixed Address: A Collection of Voices from the Streets of Chicago.

Of No Fixed Address: A Real Job

Christopher Devine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Christopher Devine

This is the sixth in a series of excerpts from my book Of No Fixed Address: A Collection of Voices from the Streets of Chicago.