Social Security Benefits Will Increase 8.7% Next Year

Social Security Benefits Will Increase 8.7% Next Year

Social Security benefits will increase by 8.7% next year, the largest increase since 1982, according to the Social Security Administration. The average annual increase in retired worker benefits was 4.5% between 2018 and 2019. It may have been higher if not for the recent recession. The average monthly benefits for retired workers under 65 will […]

Food Insecurity in Chicago

Food Insecurity in Chicago

What’s Going on in Chicago I’m sure you are wondering what food insecurity is. Food insecurity is a lack of consistent access to adequate, nutritious food.  One of our biggest cities in America is dealing with this problem. In addition, a study done by feeding America’s Map showed that one in seven people living in […]

Chicago Foodways Tours a Taste of History

Chicago Foodways Tours a Taste of History

Looking for a way to learn some history they would not teach in school while tasting foods from around the world? Chicago Foodways Tours offers a unique way to see the historical Argyle and Andersonville neighborhoods while enjoying foods from Vietnam, the Middle East, and Sweden. Owner/Operator Phyllis Petrilli originally came up with the idea […]

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