To recognize people in the community for acts of great bravery, dedication and service, the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois hosts the annual Heroes Breakfast. Last year, the people who were honored at the Heroes Breakfast changed lives. The audience learned about a man who channeled his grief after losing his father by launching an organization to help give kids in need access to books, a couple who acted quickly to save a woman from potentially lethal violence during an evening walk in their neighborhood, and a man who collects thousands of life-saving units of blood at an annual blood drive he launched years ago. [caption id="attachment_162850" align="alignnone" width="500"]
What seems like a simple internet search for “Chicago acting classes” can turn into an overwhelming task — especially if you’re not sure what exactly you’re looking for. There are many places where young actors can train in the Chicagoland area, some specializing in just musical theater, some only on performance, and others that merely present a general bird's eye view. But if you look beyond the search and dig into the studios that truly teach the ins and outs (and sideways) of the business to its students, there is only one result that gives you the warmest return on your investment. They won’t promise stardom and they don’t claim its easy, but the Actors Training Center’s
A common misconception when it comes to skin care is that keeping skin looking healthy and fresh is a complicated process. The reality is that skin care can easily be incorporated into your routine. All you have to do is make your skin health a priority and partner with a trusted expert in the field to guide you along the way. Below are some tips on what you should focus on during the transition from summer to fall, when both temperatures and humidity begin dropping. Dry indoor heat not only adds to skin’s dryness but also causes a thickening of dead skin cells. So, if you have signs of sun damage, neglecting your skin further will only make the situation worse. Top 5 Must-Dos for Fall: 1.