YMCA Holding Healthy Kids Day Next WeekendThe YMCA of Metro Chicago wants your kids to join in the fun next Friday and Saturday to help celebrate the Y's Healthy Kids Day.
OEMC Says 911 Callers Should Be Ready To Answer Dispatcher's Questions
Artist/Therapist Offers Perspective On What Struggling Artists Go Through Life as a performing artist can be rewarding but also brutal. A Chicago therapist/musician offers a unique perspective for artists struggling to achieve their goals, reports WBBM's Keith Johnson reports
College Student Among 8 Finalists For Boys & Girls Club of Chicago's Youth Of The Year award An 18-year-old Chicago college student could be on the verge of claiming the Boys & Girls Club of Chicago's Youth of the Year award.
NW Indiana High Schools Adopting Anti-Violence Program SAVE A new anti-violence program has popped up in some high schools in Northwest Indiana. It's called, SAVE, Students Against Violence Everywhere.
22nd Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards To Take Place Next WeekThe 22nd annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards will honor outstanding work in community development and architectural achievement.
Museum Of Science And Industry Hosting Programs Focusing On Technology, Art For Black History MonthIn celebration of Black History Month, the Museum of Science and Industry is hosting programs highlighting technology and the arts.
UIC Study Highlights High Unemployment Among Black, Hispanic YouthA University of Illinois Chicago study delivers a sobering assessment on job prospects for Chicago's teenagers of color.
Vertical Farming Company Partners With Indiana University To Create Course On Sustainable FarmingA vertical farming company in Portage called Greensense helped create a course at Indiana University South Bend on the future of sustainable farming.
Urban League To Host Forum Asking For Community Input On Selecting New Chicago Police SuperintendentThe Chicago Urban League wants residents to have a say in selecting the next Chicago Police superintendent, reports WBBM's Keith Johnson.
NW Indiana Group Working To Provide Teens Path Away From Violence A northwest Indiana outreach group begins a new year with a new leader but with the same mission: to reduce teen violence.
Illinois Middle Schoolers Taking Part In Future City Competition Some Chicago, suburban and downstate middle-schoolers are hooked on engineering, with the goal of creating a cleaner, efficient future environment.