Thanksgiving Dinner

Volunteers and staff at Crossroads United Methodist Church in Washington, Ill., have served more than 20,000 meals to victims of a tornado that ripped through the town on Nov. 17, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Volunteers Busy Preparing Thanksgiving Meals For Tornado Victims

In the last nine days, residents of downstate Washington have faced challenges they never imagined, in the wake of a devastating tornado.


Students at the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences prepare pumpkin pies for a Thanksgiving meal for 300 senior citizens. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Agricultural Students Cooking, Serving Thanksgiving Dinner For Seniors

Students at a Southwest Side high school have been putting their lessons into practice, as they work to provide Thanksgiving meals to 300 senior citizens on Tuesday.


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Unique DIY Centerpieces For Your Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy great food with family and friends and reflect on what’s important. Decorating the table doesn’t have to be a daunting task. Therw are plenty of creative options beyond the cornucopia. Take a look at these elegant and easy alternatives.


Thanksgiving. (photo credit: Thinkstock)

Want To Burn Thanksgiving Calories? You Gotta Actually Cook The Dinner

You can actually burn calories at Thanksgiving.



Best Places To Buy A Turkey In Chicago

Go local this Thanksgiving when buying your turkey. It’ll give you plenty to be thankful for during your delicious feast.



Drought Driving Up Cost Of Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Just in time for your Thanksgiving dinner, prices at the grocery store are going up.


Members of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition served a traditional Thanksgiving dinner to about 400 veterans on Thanksgiving Day. (Credit: CBS)

Rainbow/PUSH Serves Thanksgiving Dinner To Veterans

Who will help the veterans once the parades are over and the uniforms and flags have been packed away? Rev. Jesse Jackson asked that question on Thursday, as members of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition served veterans a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2011