Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse On West 23rd Street. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

Whittier School Sit-In Will Block New Library

The sit-in by parents at Whittier Elementary School in Pilsen will continue, even though it will mean no library will be built for students for the coming school year.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2011

Chicago Public Schools

Parents Hope New CPS Boss Brings Reform

Parents of Chicago Public School students saw Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel’s choice of a new CPS chief as an opportunity for change in the school system.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

Mother's Day

Study Shows Kids Could Be Reason For Parents’ Bad Health Habits

Could kids be to blame for new parents’ bad health habits? A study found that mothers of young children were heavier and ate more calories, sugary drinks and fatty foods than childless women. Dads and moms in the study were less active than their peers without kids.


'Dead Men Don't Eat Chicken'

Blog Aids People With Parents Suffering From Dementia

A north suburban woman whose parents suffer from dementia has come up with a way to share the trials and tribulations with other Baby Boomer caregivers.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2011

Peter Pan Peanut Butter — Feb. 2007

Principal To Parents: No Peanuts At School

The principal of Edison Gifted School where a 13 year old girl died after eating food containing peanut oil has asked parents not to pack their kids lunches containing peanuts or peanut butter.

WBBM Newsradio–01/08/2011


Want To Save Your Family? Put Marriage First

What if you put your husband or wife before your kids? What if you made your marriage your top priority?

CBS 2–09/29/2010