"Lighthouses on Mag Mile Reflect Artists’ Personal Journey with Disabilities" - WGNTV

WGN-TV Reporter Erin Ivory did a profile of our Lighthouses on The Mag Mile Public Art Display, which ran multiple times on the station’s news broadcasts July 9 and July 10.  Included in the segment were interviews with Lighthouse President/CEO Dr. Janet Szlyk, who developed the initiative, and two artists with disabilities who designed lighthouses for the event: Kristine Metoyer and Ted Gram-Boarini.

See the WGN feature here.

"Suburban Artists Paint Lighthouses for Chicago's Mag Mile Display"

Daily Herald Reporter Katlyn Smith profiled our Lighthouses on The Mag Mile Public Art Display in a comprehensive article that ran on the paper’s front page this past weekend.

Included were several stunning photographs of some of the lighthouse sculptures and an overview from Chicago Lighthouse President/CEO Dr. Janet Szlyk who initiated the idea and spearheaded the entire effort.

Chicago Lighthouse Announces that Huber Financial Advisors LLC Will Be Presenting Sponsor for Lighthouses on The Mag Mile Public Art Initiative

CHICAGO -- April 25, 2018—The Chicago Lighthouse announces that David Huber CFP®, CEO of Huber Financial Advisors, LLC, an independent wealth management firm, will serve as the Presenting Sponsor for Lighthouses on The Mag Mile, a citywide public art initiative celebrating access and inclusion this summer.

WGN-TV Segment on Lighthouse Industries Fashion Clocks

WGN-TV profiled Chicago Lighthouse Industries’ new fashion clocks for its cover story on the 9 pm newscast on Friday, November 24.

The segment also showcased several employees who are legally blind who make the clocks.  The piece was so popular that it ran two additional times on WGN, including this morning’s 9 am newscast!  Many thanks to the production team, Reporter Gaynor Hall, Producer Pam Grimes and Photojournalist Mike D’Angelo for doing an outstanding job on the story!

WGN Segment on Joining Forces Call Center at The Chicago Lighthouse

In observance of Veterans Day this week, WGN-TV/Channel 9 profiled the Joining Forces Call Center at The Chicago Lighthouse, which assists Illinois Veterans and their families by providing critical information about housing, education, employment, health care and other services.  The segment aired several times on November 7 and 8, 2017.

Watch the segment here.