The licensing division of the state Department of Children & Family Services is investigating a West Side daycare center where a 1-year-old girl was found unresponsive Tuesday and later died.
Speaking here in Chicago, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi was urging women to fight hard for more day care assistance for working mothers, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Frustrated parents who showed up with their kids still had more questions than answers. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.
When Olga Morales took her first child–just a baby–to daycare, she expected her to be carefully watched.
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Daycare centers whose clients receive state funding say Illinois government is pulling payments. CBS 2′s Marissa Bailey reports.
A 25-year-old former daycare worker faces a long stretch of prison time, following her conviction in the death of a 16-month-old child left in her care.