Whether it’s the lingering effects of last night’s celebrations or a baptism of sorts to start off the new year – or a fundraiser – dozens gathered at North Avenue Beach as the new year dawned.
Bill Babiarz plans to run 150 miles in five days, from Fulton to Buckingham Fountain in an effort to cure Rett Syndrome. CBS 2’s Susanna Song reports.
Offers of help are pouring in for a Niles animal shelter that was decimated when a runaway school bus plowed into it earlier this week. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
he murder of Hadiya Pendleton made headlines in Chicago and across the country. Now, as CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, the mom of the teenager with such a bright future has plans to help other kids excel.
Classmates of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was shot to death last week have raised money to help pay for her funeral.
Some Bears players are hosting a fundraiser this weekend for the family of a Lake Villa man who was murdered last weekend in Florida.
Organizers held the event at Kelli O’Laughlin’s tennis club to raise money in her honor. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
Middle school students are staging a fundraiser tonight to benefit a much-loved school administrator who suffered a stroke in the past several weeks.