Yellow snow, frozen scat, and other sightings tracking city wildlife
After his proposal to block Trump Tower with pig balloons, this architect received ‘brutally abusive’ calls
“We were told to shove the pigs any number of ways,” says Jeffrey Roberts of Chicago firm New World Design Ltd.
Chicago rapper Nick Astro digs deep on violence
On “Animals” the up-and-coming MC lets loose one brilliant line about the dire state of violence that plagues this city’s south side.
An interview with photographer Storm Thorgerson, part two
The artist behind numerous famous album covers discusses real versus unreal, distinctions between artistic genres, and some of his most recognized works
Weekend reading: global animal warfare
John Jeremiah Sullivan and Jon Mooallem on a gathering threat
This week’s Culture Vultures recommend:
Chicagoans recommend City Critters, the Chicago History Museum, and OhNo!Doom’s “Relentless”
From 6/24 — Free Animal Anxiety Reduction Classes
PAWS Chicago will offer a free eight-week course aimed at helping people overcome feelings of fear or anxiety they experience when interacting with animals.
Free Spay/Neuter Services at Tree House Humane Society
The Tree House Humane Society offers free spay/neuter packages during the month of February.
11/27 — Feed the animals
Thursday: Feed the animals at the Brookfield Zoo
7/11 — “Whiskers and Tails” art reception
“Whiskers and Tails” art reception
Pizza for PAWS
Give money to PAWS Chicago and Rick Nielsen will deliver pizza to your house. And stay for a slice.
Rock for the Animals
Insight Studio, Cobra Lounge, and Double Door do a good turn for the Anti-Cruelty Society
The cute, the ugly, and the really ugly
Creatures whose looks range from cute to . . . cuttlefish.