Archive for the ‘Community’ Category

Where can I recycle tires near Chicago?

Sunday, November 17th, 2019
Four black tires lay in a toppled line on a white background.

Chicago-area Tire Recycling Locations

You can probably tell, by looking at a tire, that that’s not something that’s going to blend very well back into nature after you’re done with it. No, when we’re done with our tires, the responsible thing to do is recycle them. Where can tires be recycled near Chicago? (more…)

Where can I find deals on new cars near Chicago during November 2019?

Friday, November 8th, 2019
A multicolored banner reads "Wow!" and lists details on 2020 Mitsubishi vehicle offers.

November 2019 0% APR Financing and Rebate Offers on New Vehicles near Chicago

Buying a new car at the right time can result in getting a great vehicle for the money. There’s nothing quite like driving a cutting-edge ride with all the latest quirks and features in full force. Where can financing deals on new cars be found during November 2019 in the Chicago area? (more…)

Where can I find October 2019 deals and incentives on new cars near Chicago?

Monday, October 28th, 2019

2020 Model Year Vehicles at Special Financing Rates

There’s nothing like the experience of being in the pilot seat of a brand-new car. You get to experience all the latest upgrades, gizmos and doodads that automakers have come up with, all before much of the populace is even aware of their existence. And getting into one of these new machines is made all the easier with helpful lease deals, incentives and financing rates. Where can great deals and incentives on new cars currently be found near Chicago? (more…)

Which vehicles are best for the Chicago winter?

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
A lone individual walks up a snow-covered road in a neighborhood, with slushy tire tracks.

Best Mitsubishi Models for Winter Driving in Chicago

Be ready, Chicagoans: the Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts a particularly snowy winter in Chicago this year. And folks would do well to heed its warning; as weird as the weather was last year, the almanac was 80.5% accurate at predicting it.

In addition to the extra snow, temperatures are predicted to be warmer than usual. This may sound pleasant, but it could mean even more driving danger if temperatures hover around the freezing points and keep roads slick.

With an imposing winter on the way, citizens of Chicago and the surrounding area are looking to stock up on able vehicles that can take it on. Which vehicles are best for staying safe and secure during winter in Chicago? (more…)

How often does Chicago get tornadoes?

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Frequency and Danger of Tornadoes in Chicago

Some Chicago residents hold the (unfortunately mistaken) belief that the city is never hit by tornadoes. This is actually untrue, as many tornadoes have been known to hit the aptly named Windy City over the years. Exactly how often do tornadoes hit Chicago? (more…)

Where can I get my credit approved for buying a car near Chicago, IL?

Sunday, October 13th, 2019
A banner ad for the Credit Clinic at Continental Mitsubishi. A 2019 Mitsubishi Mirage emerges riding a psychedelic wave of color.

Continental Mitsubishi Credit Clinic Event

Getting credit approved to buy a car can be difficult for some. And many individuals need just such an opportunity for the chance to pay responsibly and increase their credit score. Where can a person get their credit approved for buying a car in the Chicago area? (more…)

Are museums in Chicago free?

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
Aerial view of area of Chicago bordering Lake Michigan, with several museums in view.

Best Free Art Museums in Chicago

Going to a museum can be an enjoyable, educational and even enlightening experience. Oftentimes admission to a museum is provided for free by a city or organization for the general benefit of the populace or to boost tourism. How about in Chicago? Are museums in Chicago free? (more…)

What are the Best Places to Volunteer near Chicago?

Monday, September 30th, 2019
volunteers sitting around a table

How to Get Involved in Chicago

With Thanksgiving and Christmas just a couple months away, you may have been infected with the holiday spirit already. Volunteering is a great way to channel that goodwill and there’s many great causes to lend your time to in Chicago. But that’s part of the issue when you’re trying to pick one. You only have so much time and there are so many places that could use a hand. To help you decide, we’ve combed through the offerings to find some of the great, lesser-known places.

Here’s our list for some of the best places to volunteer near Chicago. (more…)

Where can I get my car serviced for cheap in Chicago?

Saturday, September 28th, 2019
mechanic carrying a tire on shoulder

Car Maintenance and Service at Continental Mitsubishi

We’ve all been there. All your bills just went through. You just did your grocery shopping. Funds aren’t exactly where you want them to be. And then your brakes go out or your engine starts knocking. Last time you had this happen, you had to pay an arm and a leg for it. Then you’re stuck with a choice: do I put this all on my credit card? Do I have to get a personal loan? Should I just drive through it and hope things don’t get worse?

Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Continental Mitsubishi can service your car for cheap in Chicago. (more…)

What are the Weirdest Driving and Car-Related Laws in Chicago?

Friday, September 27th, 2019
chicago morning skyline with reflections in windows

Stop! You’ve Violated the Law! Bizarre Chicago Car Laws

Sometimes Illinois institutes some really weird laws. Like, really, really, weird. For instance, if you have ever lived in Des Plaines and tied a wheelbarrow with a ‘For Sale’ sign on it to a tree, you broke the law. Lived in Normal and made soap without a license? You could’ve been fined for it. These examples got us to wondering, what other bizarre laws does the Chicago area have?

Here’s a list of the strangest car-related laws near Chicago. (more…)