Wednesday October 13, 2021
Tomorrow is a big day for a celebrated Chicago lion family, or two.
Oct. 14 is the grand opening of the long-awaited Pepper Family Wildlife Center, a state-of-the-art habitat built around the zoo’s original lion house and featuring “nose-to-nose” indoor and outdoor viewing windows.
The savanna-style lion habitat is now home to a new pride that includes one male, Jabari, and three females, Zari, Hasira and Cleo.
The wildlife center is also home to two red pandas, two Canada lynx and two snow leopards.
Roscoe’s founding family, the Buiks, got a sneak preview of the facility on Sept. 30 …
Friday September 17, 2021
It’s that time of year when business owners across Chicagoland begin thinking about their work uniforms.
The season of pumpkin-spiced everything goes by quickly in these parts, and at Roscoe we like to ensure that our customers have a wide range of jacket options for what comes next.
This year, we’re seeing an increased emphasis on safety, with more businesses adding enhanced visibility and flame-resistant outerwear to their winter wish lists.
Among other trends, “more and more companies are moving to high-visibility and enhanced-visibility jackets for their drivers and forklift operators,” says Service Team Leader Jeff Delazzer.
That includes Roscoe …