On this Earth Day, local electric utility ComEd says customers who've tried its residential real-time pricing program have cut their electric bills by an average of 15 percent.
The savings also help the environment by reducing the total pollution levels from power plants.
The utility says the savings for the average customer in the program last year amounted to $185.
Brinshore Development LLC will hold an informational meeting about subcontracting opportunities for the City of Evanston's $18 million federal Neighborhood Stabilization Program housing rehabilitation grant at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 27, at the Civic Center.
The Stained Glass Bistro is partnering with Tibet Girls School to host the Spring Tibetan Celebration, a party, awareness campaign and benefit on Sunday, May 16, for the vocational boarding school for nomad girls in Eastern Tibet.
The Segal Design Institute at Northwestern University will showcase the talents and varied professions of Chicago’s design community Thursday, April 15, at the institute’s annual seminar, “Design:Chicago.”