Bucktown Residents: Electronic Billboard Is Gaudy, AnnoyingA company that contracted with the city to put up digital advertising has inspired the wrath of some Northwest Side residents. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Just a click? esurance Billboards Taken DownThe image of the billboard could have come out of a episode of the old MTV cartoon show, "Beavis & Butthead."
Billboard Draws Fire For Equating Assault Rifle With Baseball, Apple PieThe sign sits off busy Interstate 55, west of Harlem Avenue. It pairs a rifle with what some say are "pure American" symbols. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Murder Victim's Mom Thinks Parents Need To Get Involved In InvestigationsA Chicago woman who lost her son to street violence said if more parents were doing what she’s doing, police might be able to solve more murders.
North Carolina Man Puts Up Billboard To Find Dates In ChicagoYou might think a man who lives in North Carolina putting up a billboard in Chicago looking for dates is a desperate move, but Gordon Engle doesn’t think so.
Grandfather Getting New Kidney Thanks To Stranger's Response To BillboardA South Bend man is getting the new kidney he needs, thanks an unusual idea from his family, and the generosity of a stranger.
Man Missing Nearly 6 Years, Clear Channel Donates 14 Billboards As ReminderA missing persons case that is almost six years old is getting a boost. WBBM NewsRadio's Steve Miller reports.
Company Will Pay Your Mortgage In Exchange For Turning Your Home Into A Billboardow would you like to have somebody else make your mortgage payments for a year? Almost 400 Chicago area homeowners have signed up for a chance to make it happen, CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Crystal Lake Annexes Land To Keep Electronic Billboard From Being Built
Billboard Along Eisenhower Links Hot Dogs To 'Butt Cancer'If you’re driving down the Eisenhower Expressway on the city’s West Side, you might do a double take as you pass a new billboard featuring a dire warning about “butt cancer.”
Billboard For Female Assassin Flick Riles Englewood ActivistsAn Englewood neighborhood billboard for a new shoot-‘em-up action movie is stirring an outcry. CBS2’s Mike Parker explains why community leaders are upset and want the billboard removed.
Lawmaker Suggests Selling Mini-Billboard Space On License PlatesThe idea is to offer special corporate-sponsored plates. Drivers would get a discount on the price, and businesses would put their logos on the plates.