Latest Chicago News

Suburban Special Needs Student Gets Prom Date Thanks To Big Assist From Family
2 Investigators: Chicago Firefighter Accused Of Profiting Off Of Fire VictimsHe's a Chicago firefighter and public servant, someone of trust. However questions are being raised about his side job for a company that does fire repairs.
Michigan Artist's 'Greatest Baseball Picture Ever Painted' Sells For $48,000 A 100-year-old baseball painting by Plainwell native commercial artist Fletcher Ransom recently sold for $48,000 at an auction.
Group Of Englewood Moms Against Violence Treated To Spa Day A group of deserving Englewood moms received a much needed day of pampering ahead of Mother's Day.
Friends Of The Park Group Has Long History Of Fighting Lakefront DevelopmentCBS 2's Jim Williams takes a closer look at Friends of the Parks, its mission and its history.
Tribune Publishing Rejects Gannett's 'Opportunistic' BidTribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett's more than $388 million buyout offer, saying it's too little for the company that owns The Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers.

Latest Chicago Sports

David Ortiz Hits 509th Homer To Power Red Sox Past White SoxDavid Ortiz hit his 509th home run to put the Boston Red Sox ahead to stay in a 5-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
Levine: Team Comes Together Quickly On South SideWith the way the White Sox have been playing and winning, the question of teams coming together as winners quickly has been of interest.
Cubs Breeze Past Pirates For Sweep, Stretch NL Central Lead To 6 GamesChicago improved to 20-6, continuing its best start since 1907.
Durkin: Another Draft Sheds Light On Philosophies Of Ryan Pace, BearsThe Bears have placed an emphasis on speed and positional versatility.
Preview: Red Sox-White SoxClay Buchholz opposes Carlos Rodon tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
Watch: Jon Lester Threw His Glove To 1st Base For An Out AgainThis is quick thinking at its finest.

Best of Chicago

Best Bar Food In ChicagoStart your night out right with some of the best bar food in Chicago at these five bars/restaurants.
Best Places To Buy Golf Clothes In ChicagoYou spied a golf cart and twosome on a local course even though the weather was still chilly. One more thing though, before you head out. You don't want to wait until you leave for a golf date or lesson to know last year's duds and shoes don't fit.
Classic Southern Recipes For Your Next PartyLooking for a dash of southern flavor? Try these recipes from Mary Alice Monroe, author of "A Lowcountry Wedding."
Best Kentucky Derby Viewing Parties In Chicago
Best Ways To Celebrate National Star Wars Day In ChicagoStar Wars Day is May 4. Use the Force and check out the following activities in Chicago in honor of the occasion.
Best Baseball Fields In ChicagoBaseball is a beloved sport in Chicago. Here are the five best baseball fields in Chicago.

Latest Contests

Tito's Vodka Lake Geneva Cruise GetawayEnter for your chance to win a boat cruise on Lake Geneva and an overnight stay at The Abbey Resort from Tito's Vodka!
Think Spring With Proven Winners Garden Makeover PromotionThink Spring! Proven Winners wants you to win a garden makeover this season!
Mother's Day Massage Envy P Of The WeekListen every Friday to be the 10th caller to win a free one-hour massage for your valentine as the Mother's Day Massage Envy P Of The Week.
Flonase Spring Sweepstakes 2016Enter the Flonase Sweepstakes for a chance to win $5,000 Backyard Entertainment Package and be automatically entered to win a Fabulous Grand prize Trip to Beautiful Hawaii. Flonase allergy relief is available over the counter at your local store.
Generic Online & On-Air Contest Rules

More From CBS Chicago

Daily Weather Reports Delivered To You!SIGN UP NOW: Get daily weather reports every morning from meteorologist Steve Baskerville!
CBS Sports Radio RoundupGet your latest sports talk from across the country.

Listen Live