The train service between Rogers Park and Skokie was shut down earlier this week following an embankment collapse. Initially, officials thought it would take only a few days to repair.
Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.
CBS 2 obtained a list of about 2,100 claims made by pothole victims from 2011 through 2013, which totaled about $1.2 million. Only about $217,000 was ever paid out, and half these filed claims are unresolved. CBS 2’s Dave Savini reports.
Residents of the South Shore say they’ve been complaining about the problem for weeks, CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
George Czubek, one of the last of the typewriter repairmen, is still in business, CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.