Burglar Breaks In Twice At Plainfield BakeryThe offender left significant damage behind at Cathy's Sweet Creations, WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Hostess Closing Twinkie Bakery In Schiller Park AgainFor the second time in less than two years, Hostess is closing the Schiller Park bakery the famous Twinkie snack cake was invented.
How To Celebrate Fat Tuesday In ChicagoIt's Mardi Gras time and hopefully that means the Polar Vortex is coming to an end. To celebrate Fat Tuesday in Chicago, here are a few local bars to ring in the occasion!
Someone You Should Know: Custom Cake-Maker Jordyn GainesCBS 2's Harry Porterfield introduces us to a master-baker who's all of 20 years old.
Bakery Blunder Makes 'Cat Cake' A Viral SensationOf all the cat memes on the Internet, this one takes the cake.
Best Bread Bakeries In ChicagoWhen I think of really good bread, I picture Paris. Having the ability to pick up a nice, fresh baguette on your way home from work to bring to your family each night. The crunchiness on the outside and the softness in the inside is what makes it so Parisian. But in Chicago, we have to do without that elegance. There are a few bakeries here though, that are doing bread right.
Twinkies Could Disappear If Hostess Liquidates Amid Labor StrifeThe flagship Hostess product, the Twinkie, was invented by Schiller Park bakery manager James Dewar in 1930 under a precursor company, Continental Baking Co.
Chef Agrees To Return Recipes To Bakery After LawsuitA settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed by the owner of an Evanston bakery, who was suing a chef who quit and took the recipes with her when she left.
Activists Protest Bakery Over 'Crack' Bar, Remarks About Humboldt ParkMembers of the Latino community in the Humboldt Park neighborhood are not the slightest bit amused by a bakery’s choice of names for one of its desserts.
Charges Dropped In Triple Murder Outside Chatham BakeryNicko Grayson was accused of killing three people Nov. 5, including a young mother who had just returned to a car with a cake for her 2-year-old daughter’s birthday.
Rolf's Bakery Workers: We Were Left Out In The ColdMore than 100 people who worked at Rolf's Patisserie are suing the owners of the Lincolnwood bakery following its abrupt closure last month.
Best Artisan Breads In ChicagoThere’s no reason to settle for spongy white bread – Chicago has a number of fantastic bakers, so we’ve tried to round up the cream of the crop.