Someone You Should Know
Reginald Robinson has been called a genius, and now the young musician is writing music for a Chicago dance troupe.
The former Whitney Young faculty member is a music legend in Chicago. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.
John and Pearl Clark opened a small pizza restaurant in the Chatham neighborhood 41 years ago. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
(CBS) – There are model train enthusiasts with little setups in their basements. And then there is Arthur Bobis. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield says he is someone you should know. The year was 1975. You […]
It’s called a cuatro and it makes beautiful music. One teacher in the public schools is making a special effort to make sure Chicago kids appreciate the cuatro’s special sound.
After dancing for nearly 90 years, Goodman has not lost his touch. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
Area nurse Jodie Diegel uses miniature horses to connect with people in a special way. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
The North Center cafe represents a life-changing experience for the young people who work there. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
She’s a champion gymnast whose favorite thing is teaching kids and she certainly has something special to offer them. Harry Porterfield says Hayley Butcher is someone you should know.
CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield introduces us to the founder of the Peterson Garden Project.
How many American teenagers can speak Japanese? We know one. But, when he was a very sick baby, doctors did not think he would be able to do much of anything.
He loves his job so much that he says it doesn’t even feel like work.
Lena McLin has been teaching for more than half a century, and some of the most famous singers in the country were her students. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
The Heifer organization gives animals to needy people in 40 countries around the world. The elementary students were donating $13,127 to the cause. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
It all began when barbershop patrons started singing while waiting to get their hair cut. A century or so later, the Melodeers chorus is taking the music to a dazzling new height with 140 ladies singing in unaccompanied four-part harmony. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
It’s the beginning of a business. It has a product — granola bars — and it has employees. But it doesn’t have a location — yet. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
One year ago this month, Jen Rubino founded Cards for Hospitalized Kids. CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.
For more than two decades, a Chicago group has been working to help troubled kids, and the approach it takes is all about cars.
Amilee Cruikshank is a unique person: She still works four days a week and is in excellent health, despite the fact that she will soon be 109 years old. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield says she’s someone you should know.
If you think the world is too big and could be a little smaller, why not try making doll houses? A good place start is the Blackberry Harvest Dollhouse Museum in Homewood, CBS 2′s Harry Porterfield reports.