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Zekman Valet Drivers

2 Investigators: City Cracks Down On Valet Parking Violations

CBS 2’s Pam Zekman went along recently as city investigators made surprise inspections of valet operations at restaurants and other venues.

11/24/2014

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6 Tips For Owning A Dog In Urban Areas

These 6 tips will benefit any dog owner living in the big city! These do’s and don’ts are important to consider for any dog lover.

09/23/2014

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Millennial Musings: Should I Live in a City or the Suburbs?

By Heather Sadusky CHICAGO (CBS) — For many Millennials, suburbia is overrated. The picturesque neighborhood, cul-de-sacs, quaint mailboxes and lush front lawns do not depict reality. It’s a set we put ourselves into with the hopes […]

09/16/2014

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Lawsuit: City Is Harassing African-American Nightclub

Nouveau Tavern has filed a lawsuit against the city for, among several allegations, pulling the club’s liquor license for a weekend; “conducting unfounded over-crowding investigations”; and using tactics “clearly meant to harass, intimidate.”

08/22/2014

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City Officials Waiting As Hundreds Show Up To Job-Fair Hoax

The hoax that claimed the city of Chicago would take applications for 10,000 summer jobs drew hundreds of job seekers to the Thompson Center downtown.

05/01/2014

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Chicago Library Janitors Laid Off

The city told them in May it was privatizing their jobs, but the workers say they were hoping to keep working.

11/30/2012

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City Trying To Fix Alarm System 4 Days After Meltdown

Four days after the city’s internal alarm system went out, officials continue to work and try and fix the problem.

WBBM Newsradio–06/21/2011

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Study: Unemployment Won’t Get Much Better Anytime Soon

An economic forecast, released Monday by the U.S. Conference of Mayors, projects a very slow recovery for Chicago and other metropolitan areas.

WBBM Newsradio–06/20/2011

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A Lot Has Changed Since Chicago’s Founding

Chicago is celebrating its 174th birthday today. Needless to say, the city looked a little different when it was first incorporated in 1837.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2011