Actor/Director Harold Ramis Is Principal For A Day At Chicago High School

Senn High School To Name Theater After Harold Ramis

Senn High School principal Susan Lofton said, after Ramis’ death in February, the idea for a tribute began small, then mushroomed.


Mayor Harold Washington

Harold Washington Elected Mayor 30 Years Ago Today

It was 30 years ago today that Harold Washington was elected Chicago’s first black mayor.


Maggie Daley discusses her breast cancer diagnosis in 2002. (Credit: CBS)

Maggie Daley Remembered At After School Matters Gala

Mrs. Daley, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2002, died last November.


Chicago White Sox GM Kenny Williams chats with Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy and two Chicago police officers at U.S. Cellular Field, before a tribute to police officers for their service during the NATO Summit. (Credit: CBS)

White Sox Pay Tribute To Chicago Cops For Work During NATO Summit

A Chicago police officer, who was stabbed in a fracas during protests of the NATO Summit over the weekend, was among the first batch to take in a free White Sox game at U.S. Cellular Field on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012

Singer Jennifer Hudson (R) accepts the Best R&B Album from singer Whitney Houston (L) during the 51st Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Hudson To Pay Tribute To Houston At Grammys

Chicago native Jennifer Hudson will honor her idol, the late Whitney Houston, at the Grammy Awards tonight on CBS.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2012

Don Cornelius

Museum Of Broadcast Communications To Honor Don Cornelius

The Museum of Broadcast Communications will honor “Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius with a special tribute Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

(credit: Katrina Wittcamp, courtesy of Telegraph WIne Bar)

New Restaurants To Check Out

With new restaurants opening seemingly every day, how are you supposed to keep track of them all? We’ve rounded up some of the most notable Chicago openings of the past few months, so you can better focus your dining energies.


Margaret Flisk

Daughter Of Murdered Officer Pays Tribute To Her Father

Margaret Flisk, daughter of murdered Chicago Police Officer Michael Flisk, spoke at her father’s funeral on Wednesday. The tribute she gave to her father was nothing short of incredible. CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.