Lindsey Riley

Intern

Lindsey Riley is Chicago Parent's intern for summer 2013. She is a senior at Ball State University, where she studies Magazine Journalism, Creative Writing and Digital Media. She is exstatic to work and learn at Chicago Parent and hopes to have a fun and rewarding summer.

Past articles

Eight free apps for the Fourth of July

Create a patriotic family photo or your own fireworks spectacular. Test your knowledge of American history or learn some new facts. We found eight free apps for Chicago families to use while celebrating our nation’s freedom and showing their American pride. Read...

 

New monkey habitat and train adventure coming to Lincoln Park Zoo

This summer, Lincoln Park Zoo is beginning construction on a new project for that will include new animals, adventures and amenities. Read...

 

New report advocates for working pregnant women and workplace equality

Despite the passing of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act 35 years ago, working pregnant women continue to be discriminated in the workplace. A new report shows that the fight for equality and safety has only just begun. Read...

 

Shedd Aquarium reopens Great Lakes exhibit with interactive upgrades

Pet a prehistoric fish, record your own Great Lakes memories and learn all about the species inhabiting our local waters. Read...

 

Istvan and His Imaginary Band rocking out all summer with Chicago families

What originally started as a sock puppet performance turned into something bigger than Istvan Janos ever imagined. As the lead singer of "Istvan and His Imaginary Band," a children's rock band, he and the band love performing in front of an honest and enthusiastic audience. Read...

 

University of Chicago saves baby with rare tumor

When a large rare tumor was found on the neck of Sofia Espinoza's baby, doctors quickly decided to deliver him using an extremely risky and complex procedure.  Read...

 

Baby sloth bear cubs debut at Brookfield Zoo [Slideshow]

The first successful litter of sloth bears cubs were born to one proud mama at Brookfield Zoo in January and made their public debut just a few short days before Mother’s Day. Read...

 

Our top seven apps for Mother's Day

We use apps for everything, so why not download a few to help celebrate mom this weekend? Check our list of the best apps for a great Mother's Day weekend. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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