God's Little Helper Day Care (CBS)

Chicago Day Care Center Investigated After Worker Allegedly Paddled Child

A parent tells CBS 2 her child was beaten and bruised at a Chicago daycare center, and now the state’s child-welfare agency is investigating. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.


Day care operator Mildred Hughes says she lost state funding weeks ago. (Credit: CBS)

State Funding Cuts Add To Struggles Of South Side Day Care Operator

CBS 2’s Jim Williams visited a South Side family hurt by state budget cuts even before the governor took office.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel (CBS)

Emanuel Opposes Rauner’s Proposed Cuts To Child Day Care

Mayor Rahm Emanuel questions Governor Bruce Rauner’s budget decisions which affect children, reports WBBM’s John Cody.


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Best Day Care In Chicago

Finding the best day care for a child can be challenging, but here you will find five day care programs that parents can feel confident and secure about.


Chicago public school teachers and their supporters picket outside of Marshall High School on the third day of a teachers' strike on September 12, 2012. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Costs Adding Up For Many Parents During School Strike

The teachers’ strike has many parents hurting in their wallets as they’ve been forced to pay to put their kids in day care, since they haven’t been able to rely on having their kids in full-day schools.

CBS 2–09/12/2012


Former Naperville Day Care Provider Sentenced In Prostitution Case

The onetime operator of a day care home in west suburban Naperville was put on a form of probation Friday, after being convicted of prostitution.



Dad, Defense Team: Woman’s Confession Was Coerced In Toddler’s Death

The defense team will argue the confession was coerced, in asking for a new trial for a woman convicted of killing a 16-month-old boy at a Lincolnshire day care center.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

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Evanston Day-Care Worker Charged With Endangerment

The keeper of an Evanston day-care service was taken into custody and charged with child endangerment last week after a child was allegedly observed alone and crying for at least 15 minutes outside her residence.