We’re in bad shape if environmental action remains merely a holiday ritual like pumpkin carving. But there’s still something affirming about a day of service, or even just a bit of time set aside for personal reflection or a hike. Here are a few events around town.
Evanston residents and other interested groups had their first chance Tuesday night to weigh in on a proposed ban on single-use shopping bags.While opinions ran the gamut - from favorable to opposed - all agreed that they would like to see Evanston become a greener place.
Church elders and environmentalists are working together on Chicago's South Side. They hope to show teens there's a link between faith and saving the earth while helping them grow into responsible men.