Chicago Teacher Receives 2017 'Iditarod Teacher on the Trail' HonorAnnie Kelley, a Chicago fourth grade teacher, has been named this year's "Iditarod Teacher on the Trail," annual sled dog race that will be held in Alaska in March.
Chicago Writer Recognized By One Of The Nation's Top Literacy MagazinesChicago writer Sarah Rosenblum is one of the city’s emerging literacy voices.
Tonya And Nancy Go From Center Ice, To Center Stage"Tonya and Nancy: The Rock Opera" opens Tuesday at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont, a satirical rock opera set in the time months before 1994's Winter Olympics with Tonya and Nancy's media circus.
Suburban Group Educates People On Recycling Cooking OilSCARCE in Glen Ellyn launched the "cooking oil rescue project" and promotes the recycling of cooking oil into things like bio-diesel fuel.
Photojournalist Sees Abandoned Malls As Art, Rather Than Run Down SpacesPhotojournalist Seph Lawless is working on an ongoing project called "Autopsy of America" in which he photographs abandoned malls, amusement parks and other places.
Elaborate Cubs Cake Makes Curtain Call At Chicago City HallIt's a confection worthy of a World Series winner. WBBM's Terry Keshner reports.
White Sox Ballpark Transforms Into Football Field For Toledo Vs. NIU“You have a tough time telling it was ever a baseball field,” said Roger Bossard, the head groundskeeper for the Chicago White Sox.
Website Helps Voters Research The More Obscure Races On The BallotYou probably know who you're going to vote for in the presidential race, but what about for judge? Or the water commissioner?
After Rally, Chance The Rapper Leads Hundreds To Early Voting SiteThings got interesting in Chicago's Loop, the night before Election Day. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Lake Forest Filmmaker's 'Tommy's Honour' Nominated For 2 British Academy AwardsJim Kreutzer's newest venture "Tommy's Honour" about two of golf's earliest superstars, Old Tom Morris and his son Young Tom Morris, who lived in Scotland in the 1860s and 1870s.
College Students Rally For Fully-Funded Public Higher EducationAbout 100 college students from schools across the Chicago area marched on Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago on Monday afternoon and then held a rally in front of the Art Institute calling for fully-funded public higher education in Illinois.
Food Trucks Find New Laws UnconstitutionalThe Institute for Justice appeared Wednesday in court on behalf of the Cupcakes for Courage food truck to ask that two provisions in Chicago’s food truck laws be found unconstitutional.

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