Garage Sale sign (Getty Images)

Geneva Alderman Suggests Limits On Garage Sales

As the weather warms up, and garage sales and yard sales become a more common sight, an alderman in west suburban Geneva has suggested limiting how many such sales a resident can have each year.


Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Remind Fans Of Soldier Field Bag Restrictions

If you’re planning to go to Soldier Field for the Bears’ second preseason game Thursday night, the Bears want you to remember new security rules that took effect last year, WBBM Newsradio’s Regine Schlesinger reports.


A puppy mill. (File Photo Credit: Humane Society of the United States)

Chicago Animal Welfare Group Applauds New Puppy Mill Regulations

A local group that’s been working to put puppy mills out of business applauds a decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to impose restrictions on breeders who sell dogs on the Internet.

WBBM Newsradio–09/11/2013

Hot Food Truck

Evanston Food Truck Owner Sues Over Restrictions

The Chicago City Council recently passed an ordinance allowing food truck vendors to expand their operations, and now, the owners of a mobile food operation are hoping to see a similar change in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012


Metra Commuters Now Subject To Tight Security, Restrictions

If you ride Metra this weekend, get ready for a few more NATO-related headaches.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2012

Train Commuters

Train Commuters Prepared For NATO Summit Restrictions

Commuters on Metra and South Shore Line trains are prepared for major headaches as the NATO Summit approaches in just two days.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2012

Ald. Tom Tunney On Pedicabs

Tunney Seeks Regulations For Pedicabs

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) is seeking regulations for pedicabs, including a fee, an inspection requirement and certain restrictions.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

Teen Driving

Congressman Wants To Tighten Teen Driving Laws Nationwide

A west suburban congressman who clamped new restrictions on teen drivers in Illinois as a state legislator in 2007 now wants to extend the restrictions nationwide.

WBBM Newsradio–04/21/2011

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Gun Restriction Bills Fail In Springfield

A couple of bills to further control the movement of guns in Illinois have failed to pass the state House.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2011

Abortion Generic

Indiana Lawmakers Seek Dramatic Restrictions On Abortion

State lawmakers in Indiana are working to enact some of the highest abortion restrictions in the country.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2011

Abortion Generic

State Committee Approves Abortion Clinic Restrictions

Some bills having to do with abortion are in the Illinois House Agriculture Committee.


Downtown Naperville

Homeless Protester Can Stay In Naperville

The 59-year-old man who has been living on Naperville streets for the past nine years will get to stay there.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2011