Local Priest's Mission Collects Emergency Supplies For Mexico, Puerto RicoEmergency supplies will head from Chicago to Mexico and Puerto Rico thanks to a mission started by a local priest.
Mexican, Puerto Rican Communities Come Together To Help Native RegionsThe Mexican and Puerto Rican communities in Chicago are joining together to raise money for earthquake and hurricane relief in their native regions.
What To Do When A Hurricane Blows Away Your Vacation PlansWhat do you do when a hurricane blows away your vacation plans?
Does Chicago Have Evacuation Plan?In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and now Irma, CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley talks with emergency officials about how Chicago would respond to a large-scale disaster.
Chicago Suburb Offers Homes To Hurricane VictimsHarvey is offering 10 free homes to families that have been displaced in Texas.
Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall In HaitiHurricane Matthew roared into the southwestern coast of Haiti on Tuesday, threatening a largely rural corner of the impoverished country with devastating storm conditions as it headed north toward Cuba and the eastern coast of Florida.
Hoffman Estates Firefighters Finally Begin Arriving From CaboHoffman Estates firefighter Pat Fortunato and his wife, Nancy, were in Mexico along with several others when disaster struck. The group is only now trickling back home.
Local Travelers Describe 'Chaos' Of Storm-Damaged Cabo
The World's Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented ThemThere's nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink's storied "history". Unless you're the blowhard, and you're sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
Best Bars To Celebrate Mardi Gras In ChicagoFrom live bands to New Orleans cuisine, the Chicagoland area offers plenty of ways for you and your friends to have one last hurrah for Mardi Gras. Whether you want to dress up in costume or come as you are, there's a party for just about everyone.