Author Archive for Robin Peterson

Conscious Living

Last Saturday morning, vegans and vegetarians from across the city converged on Ida Noyes for Earthsave Chicago’s Conference for Conscious Living, “a daylong celebration of animal advocacy, health, and sustainability.” Few of them looked undernourished, but they were probably drawn…

Little Village’s Art Festival

Chicago’s Little Village is brimming with artistic talent. For a time, however, the medium of choice was spray paint and the canvas, a wall. Last weekend’s Little Village Arts Fest is part of the community’s effort to find new places…