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(CBS) — For more information on the Teal Pumpkin Project, click here.
(CBS) — For more information from Maris Callahan, visit ingoodtastemag.com.
A pack of cigarettes in Chicago can cost as much as $15 and with the soaring price the trafficking of contraband cigarettes is way up as well.
It’s the way many women relax at the end of a busy day: having a nice glass of wine. But, when does when one glass become one glass too many?
The Divvy bike rental program is offering discounted membership for students at several Chicago area colleges.
The student membership will cost $55 for an annual membership, discounted from the standard $75 fee.
It’s a rare disorder with no cure and it strikes without warning, robbing little girls of their ability to walk, talk, eat and even breathe.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is spearheading a National Take Back Initiative. For a list of locations, go to this DEA web page.
The restaurant chain Jimmy John’s may be the latest victim of security breach of customer data, the chain announced Wednesday in a press release.
Two-thirds of Americans believe domestic violence is a serious problem, yet just more than 1 in 3 have ever talked about it. Allstate Foundation Purple Purse is making it fashionable to talk about domestic violence and the financial abuse that traps women in abusive relationships.
The Illinois Treasurer’s office is auctioning off unclaimed property as part of its I-Cash program. The auction runs from Monday until 10 a.m. Friday.
(CBS) – The Steak-umm Company has announced three finalists for the “Steak-umm Firehouse Challenge 2014.” The recipes for the three finalists are below and for more information visit http://www.firehousechallenge2014.com. Boca Steak-umm Slider 1 box of […]
(CBS) – Runners are gearing up the Magnificent Mile Women’s Half Marathon and 5K this weekend. Columbus Avenue is currently closed between Balbo and Roosevelt. The closure will be extended north to Jackson at 3 […]
(CBS) — Thousands of Social Security beneficiaries have become victims of identity thieves who have hacked into their accounts and stolen millions of dollars in desperately needed benefits. 69-year-old Carole Folkes is one of them. […]
(CBS) — Lindsay Pinchuk, co-founder of The Bump Club takes a look at what to expect at Gearapalooza. Jane Trider Extreme $790.00: This awesome stroller made its debut from Spain earlier this year. This model […]
(CBS) — Autism Speaks will be hosting a free screening on October, 18 2014 at Educare Chicago, 5033 S. Wabash, Ave., Chicago, Il. To schedule an appointment, call Mary Rios at (224) 567-8573 or email […]
(CBS) – Johnny Costello, Beverage Development Specialist for Wirtz Beverage Illinois, appeared on CBS 2 Saturday morning to share organic cocktail recipes, using fresh produce from the Green City Market. Here are two recipes: […]
The play “Crime Scene Chicago: Let Hope Rise 2014” is traveling as part of the Chicago Park District’s “Night Out In The Parks” summer initiative. Performances will be held in Chicago parks through August. For […]
She survived a terrible ordeal two years ago and came back to support a charity important to millions. Now, Jenn Gibbons is back with another endurance test for that important cause.