3 Ways “Slice of Chico” Gives a Snapshot of Living in Chico

Posted by Paige Gilbert

July 11, 2018

While our blog posts mainly focus on Living in Chico rental properties and all the things you can do within them, it’s always fun to post about actually living in Chico. Downtown Chico always has something to offer, whether it’s shopping to support local business, eating at fabulous restaurants, or attending annual events like Slice of Chico.

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support, Summer Activities in Chico

Tips for Surviving Grad Weekend While Living in Chico

Posted by Living In Chico Team

May 11, 2018

We know that Chico State graduation weekend can be quite the frenzy with families visiting and seemingly nonstop festivities, but this is a special time for those seniors who are bringing the college chapter of their lives to a close. Living in Chico means supporting the students as they support the town’s economy especially when the parents are in town. With this year’s ceremonies coming up on May 18th through 20th, we wanted to give some tips to help the locals out as they go about their weekend.

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support

Moving into a Chico Apartment? Creative Tips for Unwanted Items!

Posted by Serene Skiffington

May 31, 2017

From the awkward hand-me-down furniture your grandma gave you, to the stray pencils in your junk drawer, the unwanted items that don’t make the cut for your new apartment in Chico seem to pile up.

As you stare at the mountain of clothes you own, the overfilled pantry full of canned goods, or the junk piled in the closet, all of those moments where you put off sorting for donations have come back to haunt you. Faced with the task of deciding on what stays and what goes for every little thing can be overwhelming during your moving process. And although you may be tempted to take the easy way out, think of the positive impact you create by recycling, disposing, donating or even selling your unwanted items. 

Read below for some creative and responsible ways to get rid of that flower print couch from the 70’s or the six bags of clothes you still have from high school.

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Topics: Community Support, Moving

Fun Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Your Chico Apartment Community

Posted by Living In Chico Team

April 19, 2017

Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, 2017. There are big and small ways that you can make a difference, whether it’s getting involved and joining the movement, giving to the cause, or spreading the word. The key is to start and take action. Learn what can you do to make a difference in your apartment community.

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Topics: Living in an Apartment, Community Support, Sustainability

Living in Chico Means Enjoying the Return of Thursday Night Market

Posted by Living In Chico Team

April 03, 2017

Updated for 2017

Consider your Thursday night’s booked because one of Chico’s most anticipated seasonal events has begun. Thursday Night Market is back for its 21st season every Thursday, April through September from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Downtown Chico, rain or shine.

Here are 6 reasons why you don’t want to miss Thursday Night Market:

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Topics: Living in Chico, Best of Chico, Community Support

Make Your Spooky Fun Halloween Plans While Living in Chico

Posted by Jessica Miley

October 07, 2016


Are you looking for fun things to do in Chico for Halloween? Lucky for you, because you're living in Chico, you have different options for you that are safe and fun. So grab your family and make plans for the last day of October!

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Topics: Safety, Funner, Community Support, Holidays

4 Reasons Why You Should Follow Living in Chico on Social Media

Posted by Jenna Redman

August 05, 2016

At Living in Chico we want to make life in an apartment as easy as possible. Part of keeping that promise to you involves our social media accounts. We have Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube online communities for you to subscribe to. Each of our social media platforms has something different to offer you, whether it's rental living tips or just keeping you informed about Chico events. For more information on what each has to offer continue reading below and decide which platform you want to be a part of.

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Topics: Living in Chico, Apartment Living, Community Support

3 Fun, Local Events to Attend in May While Living in Chico

Posted by Jessica Miley

May 15, 2015

The sun is shining and the weather is perfect for you and your family to attend a few of the events while you are Living in Chico. So grab your calendar and start planning your activities and get out of the house starting tonight!

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support, Funner, Spring in Chico

‘Tis the Season to Give Back and Get Involved While Living in Chico

Posted by Jessica Miley

December 17, 2014

Your tree is decorated, poinsettias are in the window and the presents are wrapped and ready to give to your family and friends. Your Living in Chico apartment is ready for Christmas but something is missing. Have you finalized your calendar with local events or thought about donating to a local charity?

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support

How Living in Chico Participates in #GivingTuesday

Posted by Jessica Miley

December 02, 2014

With all of the common festivities around Thanksgiving, we would like to share a little bit about another global day that we all should be paying attention to. Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to giving back to others. It is a day to celebrate the act of giving and the concept of generosity. But how do we at Living in Chico give back to our community?

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Topics: Living in Chico, Community Support, Creating Caring Communities