Black lives and matters of the heart: February is heart month

Uncontrolled high blood pressure is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. In fact, more than 67 million Americans have high blood pressure. People with high blood pressure are four times more likely to die from a stroke and three times more likely to die from heart disease, compared to those with normal blood pressure.

Chicago Theatre Week prepares for 2015 run

Now in its third year, the Chicago Theatre Week returns in an expanded format that will run Feb. 12-22, 2015, at various theaters across the city. More than 100 productions are participating in the event that features value-priced tickets ($15 and $30, or less) to more than 600 performances from some of Chicago’s most acclaimed […]