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Italian Beef and Giardiniera pizza hand-crafted fromVito and Nick's.(Facebook/Encyclopizzeria)

Deep Dish Or Thin Crust? Authoritative Chicago Website Will Soon Hit Your Eye

How much do you know about pizza? And where are the best places to get it? A new website that launches next week is devoted to all things Chicago pizza.


A suburban man was able to order heroin online. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Addict On Home Confinement Able To Order Heroin Online

A mother trying to keep her son away from drugs discovered that heroin was being delivered right to her suburban home via the Internet. CBS 2’s Dave Savini reports.


Chicago Public Schools

CPS Lets Web Users Suggest System Budget

The Chicago Public Schools system wants to give you a chance to play budget wizard, and determine how spending choices you would like would affect the school system’s allotted $5 billion.

WBBM Newsradio–07/11/2012

Windy Citizen

Windy Citizen News Site Shutting Down

The Chicago local news crowdsourcing site Windy Citizen is closing down this week.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Skyscraper Center

New Web Site Collects Information On Skyscrapers

Skyscraper enthusiasts and those in the tall building business now have a new Web site for reference purposes.

WBBM Newsradio–02/24/2012

Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Web Site

Milwaukee County Posts Photos Of Unidentified Bodies Online

Milwaukee County, Wis., is taking a drastic step to identify dozens of those who died as John and Jane Doe’s.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012


New Web Site Ensures Chicagoans Are Prepared During Winter

There’s no way to deny winter now – the air is frigid, and snow is on the ground. And Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants Chicagoans to pitch in and prepare.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2012


State Lawmaker Not Impressed With Tollway’s Traveler Information Offering

The Illinois Tollway has begun listing motels and attractions by interchange, with the information on its Web site.

WBBM Newsradio–12/28/2011

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times Web Sites To Go Behind Pay Wall

Come Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times will no longer be available for free online.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2011

Pile of cash (CBS)

Need Cash? Renting Out Your Car — Or Disco Ball — May Be The Answer

The Internet age has opened up a new world for people who may want to rent out a variety of goods — even their driveways — to raise some extra money. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel: Chicagoans Providing Useful Ideas On Budget

Mayor Rahm Emanuel won’t be specific, but says officials are getting some good ideas from the city Web site designed to let the public offer its own ideas for trimming Chicago’s budget.

WBBM Newsradio–08/03/2011

Bright Start

No Matching Funds For Thousands In Bright Start Savings Program

Because its Web site wasn’t updated, several participants in the Bright Start college savings program will not be getting the matching donations they expected.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Fire graphic, generic sized image

Red Cross Seeks To Raise House Fire Awareness

The American Red Cross is beginning a campaign to bring attention to the frequency of house fires in the United States, and to drive up donations during Red Cross Month.

WBBM Newsradio–03/08/2011