Roseanne Tellez

This file image shows a Crest Hill apartment building hit by the Plainfield tornado in 1990. (CBS)

Plainfield Marks 25 Years After The Tornado

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez pays a visit to the southwest suburb.

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Photographer Putting Faces To Illinois Foster Kids

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez has more on a “Heart Gallery” and the photographer’s labor of love.

08/25/2015

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Panel Could Pull License Of Lawyer Accused Of Shakedowns

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez recently reported about shakedown claims made against lawyer John L. Steele. Now, a state panel is investigating whether the same professional sought “settlements” from people for downloading porn.

08/24/2015

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Is Lawyer Fighting For People With Disabilities, Or Just Generating Cash Settlements?

One defendant offers an answer. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

08/13/2015

Niles West High School. (Credit: CBS)

Superintendent, Assistant Of Niles School District Placed On Paid Leave

At Monday night’s board meeting, it was announced that the superintendent and assistant superintendent are out, a bombshell considering the district’s 4,800 students returned to school Tuesday.

08/11/2015

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Chicago’s Plastic Bag Ban Goes Into Effect Saturday

They won’t all disappear, but as CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports, supporters of the ban hope you’ll start carrying your own reusable bags.

07/29/2015

An animal found living with a squatter in a coach house in Steger undergoes surgery. (Credit: CBS)

Vets Working To Save Dogs Found In Steger Coach House

One dog has died, and CBS 2 has been told two more are beyond help. The animals were discovered last Friday, but the surgeries and other treatments continue today.

07/28/2015

These two animals were among the dozens rescued from a hoarding situation in Steger. (CBS)

Buyer Finds ‘Little House Of Horrors’ — Abused Animals, Human Squatter — In Coach House

Even animal rescuers say it’s one of the worst things they’ve ever seen. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/27/2015

Got a ticket? One Grateful Dead fan hopes so, near Soldier Field. (CBS)

Diehard Dead Heads Gather In Chicago For Band’s Final Shows

Tie dye everywhere. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/03/2015

Laundry pods. (Credit: CBS)

Doctors Warn Laundry Pods A Hazard For Children

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports pods are popular because they’re more convenient than the liquid detergent we grew up with, but also, more concentrated and much more toxic.

07/01/2015

Country music fans at the Lake Shake Festival at Northerly Island. (Credit: CBS)

Festival-Goers Enjoy Weather On First Day Of Summer

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports once the gates opened Sunday morning, country music fans raced for the best seats at the Lake Shake Festival. .

06/21/2015

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 15:  People receive a free meningitis vaccine from  Dr. Wayne Chen at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation pharmacy on April 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation started free meningitis vaccines after a West Hollywood man died from the disease.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Meningitis Fears Intensify As Pride Fest Gets Underway

The current outbreak involves a dangerous bacterial infection known as invasive meningococcal disease. While it has so far affected mostly African Americans, all men who are intimate with other men are urged to get vaccinated.

06/19/2015

Fans celebrate the Chicago Blackhawks winning the 2015 Stanley Cup outside of Wrigley Field on June 15, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Blackhawks And Their Fans Keep Stanley Cup Party Going Well Into The Morning

Chicago won its third Stanley Cup in six seasons on Monday night.

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Chicago’s Disney School Uses Standard Tests To Customize Student Lessons

Like them or not, standardized tests are a fact of life for Chicago public school students, but one Chicago elementary school has found an innovative way to put all that data to good use, thanks to a new classroom tool.

06/12/2015

Jeni's Ice Cream at a Chicago grocery outlet. (CBS)

Jeni’s Shutters Ice Cream Shops Again After Listeria Is Detected

There is no timetable for resuming production, Lowe said. Jeni’s is temporarily closing its 21 retail shops because there isn’t enough ice cream to keep them stocked.

06/12/2015

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Think You’re A Big Chicago Hockey Fan? Meet ‘Blackhawk Bob’

Skokie’s Bob Gertenrich has attended every home game since 1966. That is 2,261 games by his count, CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

06/08/2015

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Man Discovers Somebody Living On His Boat In Diversey Harbor

A man who keeps a 42-foot boat at Diversey Harbor says he was shocked after he drove in from Michigan early this morning – and found that somebody had been staying on his boat and had trashed it.

06/05/2015

A man shops for fireworks as vendors prepare their display for sale to the public, 23 January 2006 in Beijing. The sound of fireworks returned to Beijing with a loud bang over the weekend after a 12-year sales ban was lifted ahead of the coming 29 January Lunar New Year. The sale of firecrackers, Roman candles, sparklers, cherry bombs and other fireworks had been outlawed due to the injuries and occasional deaths they caused, as well as the noise and air pollution they generated, but due to popular demand for what is an important tradition during the Spring Festival, the Chinese capital's authorities lifted the ban for this year's event and sales began 22 January. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read Frederic J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

West Side Neighborhood Disrupted By Roman Candle Fight

CBS Roseanne Tellez checked out a recent video that shows young people dueling in Garfield Park with roman candles, the tubelike fireworks that emit fireballs.

06/04/2015

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Bloomingdale Trail Set To Open This Weekend

Today it’s an empty trail connecting four Chicago neighborhoods from Humboldt Park to Bucktown. But, that changes in a big way on Saturday when the 606 will be filled with bicycles, joggers, dog walkers and kids.

06/02/2015

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Naperville Pet Owners On Alert After Coyote Sightings

Naperville Animal Control says despite all the sightings there are only a few coyotes. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

05/29/2015

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