The Crossroads United Methodist Church near Peoria became a huge banquet hall, serving more than a thousand Thanksgiving meals to people whose last 10 days have been kind of a blur.
When WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser visited, a smiling Brodney Serrano was surrounded by family.
The most recent shooting happened early Thursday when a man was wounded in a drive-by shooting in Englewood.
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
The Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions have hosted games on Thanksgiving Day for decades. Football has been played on this holiday for so many years, it is inextricably intertwined with all things Thanksgiving.
Well we all know turkey is the most popular dish for Thanksgiving, but what are Chicagoans eating in record numbers Wednesday night? Believe it or not it’s pizza.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakely reports holiday passengers expecting turkey day travel troubles received a pleasant surprise as few O’Hare flights delayed or cancelled due to the northeast storm.
Illinois State Police launched an aggressive Thanksgiving holiday enforcement effort on the state’s roadways Tuesday called Operation Kyle in honor of a state trooper who was killed a year ago conducting a traffic stop.
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.
Are the stores to blame – or are you? CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Despite Monday’s snowfall, it is looking to be the best day for holiday travel between now and Thanksgiving.
Volunteers at University of Illinois spent a chilly Sunday unloading trucks full of food to deliver to needy families around the city.
More than 145 needy families, most of them from the Pilsen neighborhood, will have Thanksgiving with all the trimmings this year thanks to a local business.
You better enjoy it this time around. As CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports, it won’t happen again for decades.
Carrie Morey’s Black Pepper Biscuits will give your Thanksgiving table just the right amount of Southern flair and keep your family running for more.
All it will take is one order, perhaps from somewhere far north, and John McDonough will have found truth in idiom.
If you’re in need of a little help this Thanksgiving, turn to some of these Chicago restaurants for Thanksgiving meals to go.
We’re a little less than two weeks away from Thanksgiving and it’s time to get that turkey day menu together. But what if you’re hosting someone with food allergies – or just want some healthier items on your thanksgiving table?
Rachel Gillman Rischall has some gluten free side dishes and desserts for this holiday.
Lady Antebellum will be joining forces with a slew of Broadway casts during The Thanksgiving Day Parade On CBS on Nov. 28.
While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.