Father’s Day

Heat Wave Scorches Most Of The U.S.

Get Ready For Highs In The 90s Through Next Wednesday

Get the air conditioner in the window and make sure your ice tray isn’t empty, because it’s going to feel tropical outside for the better part of a week to come.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

Meat packing plant. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: What To Get Dad This Father’s Day

Full disclosure—I’m banging this drum again to anger people who don’t want to think. Call me a troll, I don’t care. People have to get angry at being wrong about something before they begin to consider converting to the correct side.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

Rep. Bobby Rush

Rush: Reach Out To Children To End The ‘Culture Of Violence’ In Chicago

In the wake of a headline-grabbing rash of violence in Chicago, U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) says people need to invest time with children and provide guidance to combat a perpetual “culture of violence.”

CBS 2–06/15/2012

It's been 50 years since Mai Martinez's father left Cuba as an 11-year-old boy. As a special Father's Day gift, she took him back. (That is Mai's father in the front passenger seat.) These are some of the images from that trip. (Credit: Mai Martinez)

Mai Martinez Takes Dad Back To Cuba After 50 Years

Many of us are still trying to figure out just what to get dad for Father’s day, but CBS 2’s Mai Martinez doesn’t have to worry about that. She’s already given her dad something close to his heart: a trip back to his native Cuba.

CBS 2–06/13/2012

Van Halen Dress Rehearsal At The Forum

My Father’s House – Five Fathers Who Rock With Their Kids

Dads pass on their talents to their kids. And some kids follow dad into the music business, including these musical families.

06/13/2012

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Father’s Day Gifts Dad Doesn’t Want

With Father’s Day gift-buying guides lurking around seemingly every corner of the Interwebs, I thought adding another one to the mix might be a little like randomly throwing another kid into the Duggar clan; probably no one would take notice…

06/12/2012

Chicago Father's Day

Father’s Day In Chicago

Father’s Day is right around the corner! Are you prepared? We’ve rounded up a few gift guides and inspiration to help you along!

06/17/2011

Fishing Charter

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Finding a great Father’s Day gift can be a little baffling unless the person for whom you’re buying is an open book. If you’re on the hunt for a few sure-fire ideas, read on!

06/16/2011

Pheasant Run

Best Father’s Day Golf Specials

Father’s Day is right around the corner and if you’ve been in the local Hallmark lately searching for the perfect card, they all center on grilling, TV remotes and golf. Here are a few golf specials in Chicagoland to help him relax on his big day.

06/14/2011

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Father’s Day Firsts

Father’s Day is a time for dads to be celebrated and to reflect on life as a father. One dad takes us down memory lane and recalls his firsts with his father and how history is repeating itself with his own daughter.

06/01/2011

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