South Side's Role in Origin of Labor Day Holiday HonoredThe celebration focused on one of the buildings on the site where George Pullman built his company and his adjoining town for workers.
Millions Of Drivers Hitting The Road For Labor Day WeekendYou can expect some busy roads for the Labor Day weekend, as people get away for one last trip for the summer.
Police Union To Officers: Avoid Working Overtime On Labor Day WeekendThe head of the Chicago FOP says this is not a negotiation ploy or a job action. He says this is about one thing: officers spending time with their families. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
8 Killed, 46 Wounded In Labor Day Weekend ShootingsThe final shooting of the weekend turned fatal in the Old Irving Park neighborhood early Tuesday on the Northwest Side. A 31-year-old man got into a fight shortly after 3 a.m. in the 3300 block of North Keeler with someone who then pulled out a gun and shot him in the chest, according to Chicago Police.
How To Can Your Freshly Picked Summer FruitsCanning is the best way to store those large bushels of summer fruit that you've grown all year long. Make some tasty jams and jellies, then have something delicious to enjoy all year, or to give as a very special homemade gift.
3 Creative Burger Recipes For Labor Day CookoutsLabor Day is the unofficial end of summer, so why not go out with a bang this Labor Day with a cookout to remember? Read on for three tasty and delicious burger recipes that put a new twist on that last summertime cookout of the season.
Best Free Labor Day Events In ChicagoIt may be the last hurrah of summer, but that's no reason why you can't enjoy Labor Day weekend just as thoroughly as the rest of the summer -- and for free!
4 Fall Styles To Add To Your Closet NowAs fall approaches, it can be a little tough to make the transition from breezy summer styles to clothes geared for cooler weather.
Police Release Surveillance Images From Labor Day ShootingChicago Police have released surveillance video and are asking for the public’s help in finding two males wanted in connection with a shooting that left one man dead and a teenager critically wounded Labor Day weekend in the South Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Quinn, Rauner Out Campaigning At Labor Day ParadesIt's Labor Day, but the candidates for governor are not taking a holiday break.
AAA: More Americans To Travel For Labor DayIt might be a bit more crowded on the roads and at the airport during the upcoming Labor Day weekend, when compared to last year.
Labor Day Weekend Staycation: 5 Ways To Relax Like You're VacationingPlan ahead and prepare for some relaxing time at home this Labor Day weekend. Have your own staycation and get all the relaxation you need without ever leaving town.