Kate Sullivan

Members of the Apollo Chorus of Chicago rehearse. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Apollo Chorus

The oldest musical group in the city formed a year after the Great Chicago Fire. The organization is still around. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

10/31/2014

Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner faced off at a debate hosted by CBS 2, the Chicago Urban League and The Business Leadership Council on Oct. 14, 2014. (Credit: CBS)

Quinn, Rauner Square Off Over Minimum Wage

Tuesday night’s debate was held at the DuSable Museum of African American History on Chicago’s South Side.

10/14/2014

Honey

Buyer, Beware: Some Foods Aren’t What They Claim To Be

Researchers say nearly 10 percent of all food is fraudulent. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

10/02/2014

Chicago Water Taxi (Credit: Wendella)

Your Chicago: Chicago Water Taxi

Three hundred thousand people a year take a Chicago Water Taxi on the Chicago River. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

08/08/2014

your-chicago

Your Chicago: Al Fresco Dining

CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan takes us on a tour of some of Chicago’s nicest outdoor dining areas.

07/11/2014

An example of one of Jeff Zimmermann's murals (Jazim.com)

Your Chicago: Muralist Jeff Zimmermann

Jeff Zimmermann creates public works of art that can be enjoyed by everyone, and you don’t have to look far to find his work. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

06/13/2014

your-chicago

Your Chicago: Devon Avenue

A walk along Devon Avenue is a feast for the senses: the food, the fashion, the shopping and the scenery. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

05/30/2014

your-chicago

Your Chicago: 1871 Tech Incubator

Take one step inside 1871 and you can sense the energy here is different: a place to inspire creativity and support innovation. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

05/09/2014

The Kangaroo Cup was invented with the help of Inventables software. (Imagiroo.com)

Your Chicago: Inventables

A Chicago company is blazing a trail with software and 3-D printers to physically create your invention. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

04/04/2014

YouTube clip for a promotional video for luminAID. (Luminaid.com)

Your Chicago: The Developers Of luminAID

Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta saw the images from the Haiti earthquake – with its people plunged into total darkness — and developed a rechargeable product that could provide light through solar technology.

03/07/2014

Mile Square Health Center (CBS)

Your Chicago: Mile Square Health Center

CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan visits a healthcare provider that has been helping the uninsured for decades.

02/28/2014

A young boxer works on a speed bag at Crushers Club. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Crushers Club

An Englewood club is teaching boys to box and teenagers to turn their lives around. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

02/14/2014

A mound of computer mice at FreeGeek computer recycling center. (CBS)

Your Chicago: FreeGeek Computer Center

Volunteers at the Logan Square organization can learn to deconstruct and then reconstruct donated computers. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

01/31/2014

A self-portrait of Chicago photographer Vivian Maier. (Photo courtesy: Carol Fox and Associates Public Relations)

Your Chicago: Vivian Maier Photography Exhibit

CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports on the fascinating work of a mysterious street photographer.

12/20/2013

Field Museum

Your Chicago: 1893 World’s Fair Retrospective

The Field Museum is digging into its century-old archive to explain to the world what the 1893 Columbian Exposition was all about.

11/22/2013

A student learns how to record a rap song as part of the embarc educational program. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Embarc Education Program

Sometimes the most powerful lessons are learned out of the classroom. That notion is what drives a program in the Chicago Public Schools, CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

11/08/2013

File Photo (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Author Unlocks The Secret Of Success By Charting Habits Of The Wealthy

CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports on the differences between the way the wealthy and the poor conduct themselves.

11/07/2013

Emily Bear (CBS)

Your Chicago: Piano Prodigy Emily Bear

(CBS) — She’s making a name for herself as a composer and has already performed at the White House and Carnegie Hall. Emily Bear is only 12 years old, but if you close your eyes […]

10/25/2013

The Music Box movie theater in Lakeview. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Lakeview

The North Side neighborhood has been changing and growing quickly over the past few decades. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

10/04/2013

Texting (CBS)

Latest Smart Phone Scourge: Texting And Sleeping

Texting and driving is a big concern, but CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports on an emerging problem.

09/16/2013

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