December 03, 2018
Here at The Hignell Companies and LivinginChico.com our hearts go out to everyone who has lost homes or loved ones in the Camp Fire. We are grieving with you. While not equally, every citizen of Butte County has been impacted with the great losses in our community. We will never be the same. But we want to help where we can.
November 28, 2018
One of the great things about living in Chico is that our community has a generous spirit all year round, which means when the holiday season rolls around, it’s more than just giving– it’s giving with a purpose.
November 21, 2018
Living in Chico means you’re surrounded by some great local items that will satisfy just about anyone on your list. And, if you shop on Small Business Saturday you’ll be joining millions of others across the nation choosing to support local business. Get a head start on your holiday shopping with these fun and unique gift ideas from Chico and the surrounding areas.
November 20, 2018
If you call a Living in Chico apartment home, then you have been affected by the smoke from the devastating Camp Fire that has impacted our local community. For nearly two weeks we’ve lived in a smoky haze, only venturing outside when we have to, and embracing N95 breathing masks as our new go-to accessory.
November 16, 2018
In light of the devastation caused by the Camp Fire, many community events have been rescheduled. Because we believe in the importance of community traditions as a way to support and lift each other's spirits, we're providing updated event information for you here.
November 02, 2018
It’s the time of year to change our clocks and “fall back.” Yes, we gain an hour, but as the days turn shorter and it gets dark earlier, you may be wondering what’s the purpose of daylight saving time and how it could affect you at your apartment.
October 31, 2018
Did you decide that you weren't going to do anything this year then all of a sudden you or a family member decided you really wanted to do something? It happens! No need to panic.
October 22, 2018
Did you know that carving pumpkins originated in Ireland? Ancient Celtic cultures would actually carve turnips (pumpkins didn’t exist in Ireland) on All Hallow’s Eve and place an ember in them to ward off evil spirits. The Irish brought the tradition to America which has turned into a favorite October pastime for all ages and skills.
October 17, 2018
You either love dressing up for Halloween and plan out your costume months ahead of time or you don’t think you’re doing anything for Halloween until last minute and scramble to find a costume.
UPDATED FOR 2018
Every year the Chico News & Review holds the Best of Chico contest where locals vote on their Chico favorites. After the votes are tallied they announce the winners and let me tell you what, businesses really appreciate knowing that they are liked. So if you're living in Chico let’s get started and get to voting!