CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score
New!  CBS Chicago Weather iPhone App: Daily Forecasts, Weather Alerts & Radar Maps!  Free Download »

Loans

(Photo credit: Thinkstock)

Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

(Photo credit: Thinkstock)

Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Commissioner Seeks To Help Low-Level Jail Inmates Post Bond

A Cook County commissioner has proposed the county help non-violent criminal defendants post their bail, in order to ease overcrowding at the jail.

11/14/2013

The leaves of many trees in Illinois have been left wilting, curling, and turning brown due to the severe drought conditions in most of the state. (Credit: CBS)

Gov. Quinn Asks For Drought Disaster Designation In Illinois

Gov. Pat Quinn is asking for Illinois to be designated a drought disaster area.

07/23/2012

Elizabeth Parisian (foreground) and several other transit activists stage a protest in the lobby of Chase Tower, to demand Chase and other banks renegotiate high interest rate loans to public transit agencies. (Credit: CBS)

Activists Call On Banks To Renegotiate Loans To Transit Agencies

A group of about 50 transit activists swarmed into the lobby of a Loop bank on Thursday, demanding to know why big banks are being bailed out, while charging sky-high interest rates for loans to public transit agencies.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012

Purple Hotel

Plans Moving Ahead To Redevelop Site Of Old Lincolnwood Hotel

Demolition and redevelopment are one step closer for a long-vacant Lincolnwood Hotel with a colorful exterior and a seedy history.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announces  a new inititative to help revitalize neighborhoods. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

Emanuel Announces Program To Curb Damage Done By Foreclosures

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has revealed the second phase of the city’s assault on the home foreclosure crisis. First, Emanuel pushed through an ordinance making banks responsible for maintaining foreclosed properties. On Wednesday, he unveiled a strategy to keep those homes occupied.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

File Photo Of Foreclosure Sign (AP Photo)

State Using Federal Money To Help Delinquent Homeowners

The State of Illinois is using federal money to help delinquent homeowners.

WBBM Newsradio–07/21/2011