Polar Plungers Say They Are 'Freezin' For A Reason'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.
Wheaton Man Will Run Cross-State To Fight Disorder That Afflicts DaughterBill 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.
Destroyed Animal Shelter Will Hold Adoption-Donation Event This WeekendOffers 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.
In Hadiya Pendleton's Memory, A Fund-Raiser To Send Kids To Volleball Camphe 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 Raise Money For Funeral For Girl Shot On South SideClassmates of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was shot to death last week have raised money to help pay for her funeral.
Bears Players Hosting Fund-Raiser For Slain FanSome Bears players are hosting a fundraiser this weekend for the family of a Lake Villa man who was murdered last weekend in Florida.
Peers Hold Tennis Fundraiser To Remember Slain TeenOrganizers held the event at Kelli O'Laughlin's tennis club to raise money in her honor. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Brookfield Middle School Plans Fund-Raiser For Assistant PrincipalMiddle school students are staging a fundraiser tonight to benefit a much-loved school administrator who suffered a stroke in the past several weeks.