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Best Chicago Places To Celebrate Women’s History Month 2014

Sometimes a little nudge is needed to recognize women’s contributions to the professions and the world.

03/03/2014

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Baconfest Tickets On Sale

Baconfest co-founder Seth Zurer pictures bacon as inspiration for the ages.

WBBM Newsradio–02/20/2013

Photos of hundreds of victims of violent crime were placed on display at the UIC Forum on Sept. 29, 2012, as part of the an annual victims' memorial hosted by the Cook County State's Attorney's office. (Credit: CBS)

Hundreds Gather To Mourn Loved Ones At Annual Victims’ Memorial

Several hundred people who all shared something in common — the violent loss of a loved one — gathered Saturday at the UIC Forum to share, remember and heal.

09/30/2012

Photos of hundreds of victims of violent crime were placed on display at the UIC Forum on Sept. 29, 2012, as part of the an annual victims' memorial hosted by the Cook County State's Attorney's office. (Credit: CBS)

Families Mourn Loved Ones At State’s Attorney’s Victims’ Memorial

Several hundred people who all shared something in common — the violent loss of a loved one — gathered Saturday at the UIC Forum to share, remember and heal.

WBBM Newsradio–09/29/2012

President Barack Obama waves at a crowd at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on January 11, 2012 upon his arrival to attend campaign events. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Makes Campaign Trip To Chicago

President Barack Obama was back in Chicago on Wednesday for a trio of fundraisers for his re-election bid and a surprise visit to his campaign headquarters.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Activists Take Stand At ‘People’s City Council Meeting’

The UIC forum was packed with more than 1,000 activists and union members Thursday night for the first ever “People’s City Council Meeting.”

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Groups At Meeting To Urge Aldermen To ‘Put People First’

Community activists, advocacy groups and union representatives will join 20 of Chicago’s 50 aldermen Thursday night for the first ever People’s City Council Meeting.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011