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Police: Man Kept Drugs, Guns In Building That Houses Daycare

A man was arrested and charged after police said they found guns, drugs and cash at an Austin apartment building that houses a daycare in the basement.

05/17/2014

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Police Investigating Suburban Daycare Center After Report That Employee Forcefully Grabbed Child

Highland Park Police are investigating an incident at a day care center where a 2-year-old may have been roughed up by an employee yesterday morning.

03/05/2014

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DCFS Investigates Daycare Center After Death Of 1-Year-Old

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.

08/07/2013

Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.  (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Pelosi Calls For Day Care Assistance For Working Moms During Chicago Visit

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.

05/29/2013

Children's House Daycare, Park Forest. (CBS)

Park Forest Daycare Shuts Down Without Warning

Frustrated parents who showed up with their kids still had more questions than answers. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.

02/18/2013

Seven-month-old Jackie Garcia had scratches, possibly bite marks, on her face. (CBS)

Parents Find Possible Bite Marks On Baby At Daycare

When Olga Morales took her first child–just a baby–to daycare, she expected her to be carefully watched.

05/25/2012

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Best And Most Affordable Preschools In The Chicago Area

If you’re looking to introduce your 3 to 5 year old child to a structured setting of activities with teachers and other children before the stresses of kindergarten kick in, preschool is the way to go. More structured than traditional daycare, children learn to follow instructions, share and cooperate, and are introduced to the foundations of learning. Finding an enriching and affordable preschool is not easy, but Chicago’s top five make it a no brainer.

05/18/2012

Regina Meus, a provider of subsidized daycare, says she may close if the state of Illinois withholds funding this month. (CBS)

Daycare Providers Say State Is Pulling Funding

Daycare centers whose clients receive state funding say Illinois government is pulling payments. CBS 2′s Marissa Bailey reports.

05/03/2012

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Woman Convicted In Toddler’s Daycare Death

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.

11/16/2011