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Snarf's is closed in River North. (CBS)

Sandwich Shop Fires Its Employees — By Email — Right Before Christmas

The move comes three weeks after Snarf’s employees went on strike for higher wages.

12/23/2013

Deirdre Fennessy helped apprehend a burglary suspect in Bucktown. (CBS)

Bucktown Neighborhood Group Helps Curb Crime

One neighborhood watch group does more than call police. Members catch crooks — all by themselves. Even police say it’s making a difference, CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

11/21/2013

Darvell McReynolds is doing well at DePriest Elementary, a welcoming school. (CBS)

The Story Of One Welcoming School: A Work In Progress

CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov visited one of the CPS welcoming schools – DePriest Elementary — receiving students from buildings that have closed.

11/14/2013

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Same-Sex Marriage Could Be Boon To Illinois Economy

Big bucks — that’s what this week’s passage of the Illinois same-sex marriage bill may mean for the city and the state. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov explains.

11/07/2013

Burger King's 'BK Quad Stacker' hamburger with four beef patties, topped with bacon, cheese, sauce, lettuce, pickles and onions is seen August 19, 2009, in Washington, DC. It weighs in with 1010 calories, 70 grams of fat, 30 mg of saturated fat, 3 grams trans fats, 210 mg cholesterol, 34 carbs, 6 grams sugar, 64 grams protein, and 1800 mg sodium. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Days May Be Numbered For Trans Fats

The FDA wants to ban an ingredient in some of your favorite foods, such as microwave popcorn. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports on what this might mean to the taste — and healthiness — of what you eat.

11/07/2013

Uline in Waukegan. (CBS)

Suit: Manager Groped, Assaulted Employees At Waukegan Plant

Former co-workers Allen Fuesting and Laurie Garza describe a climate of sexual harassment and hostility at Waukegan’s Uline plant. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlove reports.

10/11/2013

Surveillance video image of a robber holding up a gas station in Oak Lawn. (Supplied to CBS)

Police: Oak Lawn Gas Station Robber Might Be Tied To Others

Security video captured it all, and now police believe the man who robbed an Oak Lawn gas station last week might also be responsible for at least two other robberies.

10/07/2013

Scholl Hall at Benedictine University. (CBS)

Police Investigate Alleged Sex Assaults On West Suburban College Campus

Police say one of the women victims is a Benedictine University student, and the other is a friend. Both are in their late teens.

09/23/2013

Glenview firefighters rescued two people from a 9th floor balcony, after a fire broke out in a neighboring condo. (Credit: NVP Video)

Firefighters Rescue Two From High-Rise Fire In Glenview

Residents at 3925 Triumvera Dr. were jolted awake when a fire started in a 9th floor condo after midnight.

09/11/2013

Four people were taken to the hospital and about a dozen others suffered bumps, bruises and scrapes after the deck they were standing on collapsed in southwest suburban Frankfort on June 9, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Deck Collapses During Graduation Party In Frankfort

A graduation party on Sunday ended with more than a dozen people hurt, when a second floor deck crashed to the ground.

06/10/2013

Nurses from Prentice Women's Hospital work to deliver a baby girl inside a minivan in the hospital's driveway, as nervous father Marcus Ross looks on, hands on top of his head. (Credit: Kathy Browne)

Woman Gives Birth In Minivan In Prentice Hospital Driveway

Prentice Women’s Hospital nurses came running out after the parents pulled up in the driveway, and less than two minutes later, the baby girl entered the world from the back seat of the minivan.

06/07/2013

A news clipped from the 1960s reports on the kidnapping of infant Paul Fronczak. (CBS)

‘Rescued’ Baby, Now Grown, Learns He Wasn’t Couple’s Kidnapped Infant

A nearly 50-year-old man has learned he’s not the son of an Oak Lawn couple who raised him after a kidnapping everyone thought had been solved. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

06/03/2013

City workers clean up falling concrete on lower Lake Shore Drive Monday. (CBS)

Concrete Falls Again Onto Lake Shore Drive

(CBS)  — Big chunks of concrete crumbled Monday onto lower Lake Shore Drive, hitting and injuring a woman on the sidewalk below. The latest incident happened just north of Randolph, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports. […]

05/13/2013

The Sears store in the Grand Crossing neighborhood is closing. (CBS)

Grand Crossing Neighborhood Fears Blight With Sears Closing

The original “Sears tower” can’t be missed from the Skyway, and below it sits the 90-year-old Sears store – a fixture in the Grand Crossing neighborhood. But it’s soon to be gone, CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

05/06/2013

Cynthia Rodriguez committed suicide after being bullied on Facebook, her family says. (CBS)

Northwest Suburbs Grappling With Teen Suicides

It’s become a crisis in the far northwest suburbs: teen after teen taking their own lives. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

05/02/2013

Longtime Chicago business Davies Supply is folding after nearly 140 years. (CBS)

After 136 Years, Family-Owned Business Closing In Chicago

Peter Strasenburgh is the fifth-generation president of his family’s 136-year-old business, Davies Supply Co. He’s also the one overseeing its end. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

04/25/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Extra Security For Weekend Race, Cubs Games After Boston Bombings

In the wake of the bombings at the Boston Marathon, the Chicago Area Runners Association was honoring their Boston colleagues with a Unity Run on Tuesday. The run, starting at Foster Avenue beach, was not getting any special security attention, but other sporting events in Chicago over the next few days will.

CBS 2–04/16/2013

Only a chain-link fence and a few yards of grass separate this retention pond from an exit ramp from Interstate 88. A young mother died and a 14-year-old girl nearly drowned when a car plunged into the pond, and the girl's father wants a guardrail installed to avoid such accidents in the future. (Credit: CBS)

Man Wants Guardrail Where Daughter Almost Drowned, Driver Died In Crash Into Pond

His 14-year-old daughter almost died; a young mother did, in what one suburban man has said was an accident that could have been prevented with one simple thing: a guardrail.

04/11/2013

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Teachers Union Bus Tour Puts Spotlight On Impact Of School Closings

Singing the civil rights anthem “Woke Up This Morning,” Congressman Bobby Rush called it “The Freedom Bus.”

CBS Chicago–04/04/2013

Emory Diaz-Sepulveda (family handout)

Car-Into-Pond Accident Claims Life Of Young Mother

Emory Diaz-Sepulveda was mother to a 3 ½-month-old baby named Roy. He’ll never know his mom now, after the accident off Interstate 88 in Aurora. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

03/10/2013

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