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A mom walks her child in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (CBS)

Residents Lament The Changing Face Of Back Of The Yards

CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot talks with locals who say they live in a neighborhood in turmoil.

09/20/2013

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Mayor Seeks To Require City Contractors To Hire Neighborhood Workers

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed an ordinance to require contractors hire neighborhood residents for many construction projects funded by the city.

03/13/2013

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Man Wounded In Northwest Side Shooting

A man was shot in the back in the Hermosa neighborhood Tuesday afternoon on the Northwest Side.

12/25/2012

Census Offering Hyper-Local Data On Communities

You can now find a profile of your community or neighborhood, based on reams of information from the US Census Bureau.

12/06/2012

Wicker Park sits at the intersection of Damen and North avenues. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Wicker Park

CBS 2′s Kate Sullivan looks at one of Chicago’s trendiest, hippest neighborhoods.

10/12/2012

Detail from one of Pilsen's famous murals. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Pilsen

From authentic taquerias like Nuevo Leon to the vivid and expressive murals that line the streets, the people of Pilsen proudly show you who they are.

09/28/2012

A Swedish flag flies proudly in Andersonville in Chicago. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Andersonville, A Swedish Holdover

CBS 2′s Kate Sullivan introduces us to Andersonville, a unique neighborhood on Chicago’s North Side that retains its Swedish heritage.

09/14/2012

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Family Fun Guide To Halloween Events

What kid doesn’t love Halloween? In Chicago, Halloween is not one day, but more like a whole month. There is no shortage of events and activities to do with your family…

10/28/2011

Tweet, Let’s Eat!

Family Guide To Chicago Brunches

Have you ever woken up on a Saturday morning craving a delicious brunch where you could comfortably show up with two kids in tow? Then check out these Chicago, family-friendly brunch hotspots!

09/23/2011

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Guide To Fishing Around Chicago

Winter, spring, summer or fall, you can find people fishing in Chicago. Though it’s far from the mind of most urban-dwellers, Chicago is one of the most popular fishing destinations for anglers world-wide. Although summer […]

09/03/2011

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Guide To Family Fun In Uptown

If you’re feeling like a taste of Asian culture, head to Uptown’s New Chinatown, Little Saigon, or simply the Argyle Street District, now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

08/12/2011

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Family Fun Guide: Edgewater

Summer is the best time to visit Edgewater and experience what living by the lake really means. Check out this go-to family fun guide.

08/05/2011

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Guide To: Family Fun In Andersonville

If you are looking for something to do with the kids, head north to Andersonville: “A quaint village in the heart of a world class city.” Andersonville was founded by Swedish immigrants and remains a thriving Swedish community with plenty to offer families that visit or choose to make it their home.

07/29/2011

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Family Fun Guide to Lincoln Park

It’s Father’s Day weekend and if you are looking for something cool to do with dad and the family then we have the place for you. Lincoln Park is a city neighborhood that seems tailor-made for family fun.

06/17/2011

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Free House For Police Officer In DeKalb

It looks like a police officer in DeKalb is going to get a free house. But there’s a catch.

WBBM Newsradio–04/22/2011