Mexican Christmas Village A Half Century In MakingA family in Chicago's historic Pullman neighborhood on the far South Side is spending today on a Christmas tradition--the painstaking job of assembling an intricate and elaborate nativity village in their living room.
8 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a 24-year-old man was shot while driving in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Police: Man Shot By Girlfriend’s Nephew In PullmanThe man, 41, was arguing with his girlfriend about 2:10 a.m. outside in the 800 block of East 100th Place, police said. The girlfriend’s nephew then walked up and shot the man in both legs.
Man Killed In Pullman CrashA semi and a car crashed at 103rd Street and Woodlawn Avenue about 12:25 a.m., police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Pullman Welcomes New Method Products Soap PlantThey are calling it the South Side Soap Box, but the sparkling new Method Products plant is about a whole lot more than just soap.
2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Thursday Shootings On South SideThe most recent homicide happened about 8:30 p.m. in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. A 36-year-old man was standing in the 100 bock of East 69th Street, when at least one person walked up and shot him in the back, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he later was pronounced dead.
Two Injured In Pullman FireCompanies were working at the scene of the fire at a 1 ½-story building near 96th Street and Woodlawn Avenue, Fire Media Affairs said in a tweet at 5:33 a.m. Two injuries were reported.
Pullman: From Labor Strife To Historic MonumentPresident Obama reflected on the importance of the site, saying it holds a special place in his memory of his time in Chicago. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Obama To The Rescue? President Is All Smiles -- And Praise -- For Mayor EmanuelCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine was on hand as the president formally made Pullman a national monument -- and as he spoke highly of Rahm Emanuel, his former White House chief of staff.
Pullman To Become Lasting Monument To Labor, Civil Rights HistoryThe independent Newberry Library has preserved thousands and thousands of records from the Pullman Palace Car Company, which was the catalyst of the nation's first industry-wide railroad strike, and the formation of the first all-black labor union
Obama To Visit Pullman For National Monument DesignationThe White House says Obama will be in his hometown on Thursday. He's expected to deliver remarks in the afternoon at Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy.
Emanuel Challengers Take Aim At Upcoming Presidential Visit During DebateWBBM’s Craig Delilmore reports this debate focused largely on issues affecting the African American community and Mayor Emanuel more than once referred to President Barack Obama’s expected visit to designate part of the far South Side’s Pullman community as a national park.