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A map on the Chicago City Clerk's website lays out all of the residential parking zones in the city -- more than 1,400 of them. (Credit: Chicago City Clerk)

Clerk’s Website Helping City Drivers Navigate Residential Parking Zones

If you’ve ever been confused by Chicago’s residential parking system, or gotten a ticket when you parked on a zoned street, City Clerk Susana Mendoza hopes you’ll appreciate a new addition to her website.

12/18/2014

Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a Bolingbrook bank Monday. (FBI)

Website, Photos Helping Feds Capture Bank Robbery Suspects

(CBS) – The Bully Bandit. The Hooded Bandit. Those nicknames — along with a BanditTracker website — are playing an increasingly big role in nabbing bank robbery suspects. Garrett Croon, FBI’s bank robbery coordinator, describes […]

09/11/2014

Screenshot of the new Chicago Public Library website (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Public Library Revamps Website

The Chicago Public Library has supercharged its old workhorse website, unveiling a new site that is more user-friendly and up-to-date.

04/10/2014

Runners start in the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Website Glitch Delays Chicago Marathon Registration

For the second year in a row, a website glitch is delaying the registration process for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

03/05/2014

Chicago Department of Transportation workers fill a pothole on a city street. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Launches Pothole Tracker Website

As city crews scramble to fill thousands of potholes every day, residents now can track when repairs have been made in their neighborhood.

01/17/2014

A nurse measures the blood pressure of a patient, on September 20, 2013 at the cardiology department of Lens' hospital. AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Fed Up With Website, Family Finds Own Health Deal

Americans running out of patience trying to get on the much-maligned government health care marketplace website are finding other ways to shop for health insurance.

10/22/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the error-plagued launch of the Affordable Care Act's online enrollment website in the Rose Garden of the White House October 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. According to the White House, the president was joined by 'consumers, small business owners, and pharmacists who have either benefitted from the health care law already or are helping consumers learn about what the law means for them and how they can get covered. 'Despite the new health care law's website problems, Obama urged Americans not to be deterred from registering for Obamacare because of the technological problems that have plagued its rollout. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Promises ACA Website Fix

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks with locals about continuing enrollment problems associated with the Affordable Care Act.

10/21/2013

A nurse measures the blood pressure of a patient, on September 20, 2013 at the cardiology department of Lens' hospital. AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obamacare: Let The Insurance-Shopping Begin

The website where millions of Americans can shop for insurance goes live on Tuesday Oct. 1. Applying is kind of like shopping for a flight on an airline website. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/30/2013

Randi Belisomo and her late husband Carlos Hernandez Gomez. (Source: Facebook)

Reporter, Northwestern Doctor Launch Website About Facing Terminal Illness

It’s a topic no one wants to talk about: death. A new website hopes to provide support for loved ones of people facing terminal illness.

08/02/2013

A Man Uses A Computer Mouse. (AP Photo)

Outage Knocks Out State Government Computers, Websites

State of Illinois technicians were trying to figure out what caused all state government computers to lose email and Internet capabilities for almost three hours Tuesday morning.

06/11/2013

First lady Michelle Obama speaks about a school exercise program February 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Obama unveiled a new initiative called 'Let's Move Active Schools' to help schools create a physical activity programs for students. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

First Lady Announces Effort To Help Kids Exercise

Michelle Obama was in town Thursday to kick off a new fitness initiative. As CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports, the first lady even put on her workout clothes to help do it.

02/28/2013

"Sugar Baby" illustration (CBS)

Some Co-Eds Becoming ‘Sugar Babies’ To Pay For College

Incredible, but there are several websites out there helping babies and daddies find each other. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov asks: Is it prostitution?

02/04/2013

Dmitry Smirnov (Oak Brook Police Dept.)

Lawsuit Takes Aim At Armslist Gun Website After Fatal Shooting

The brother of murder victim has filed a lawsuit against a website that allegedly helped the killer obtain the murder weapon.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2012

The city of Naperville's website was up and running again on Oct. 26, 2012, a few weeks after a hacker took it down. (Credit: www.naperville.il.us)

Naperville City Website Up And Running Again

A court official says live TV coverage of a northeastern Illinois murder trial is going smoothly.

10/26/2012

Naperville's website was hacked last week. (credit: naperville.il.us)

Hacker Forces Naperville To Take Down Website

NAPERVILLE (CBS) — The city of Naperville blames a hacker for shutting down its official website for nearly a week. But Naperville’s city manager Doug Krieger says residents won’t have to worry about their credit […]

10/09/2012

Smart phone (CBS)

Chicago Area Voters Can Use Smartphones To Prepare For Election

Both the Cook County Clerk and the Chicago Board of Elections have redesigned their websites so voters can prepare for the election with their smartphones.

10/03/2012

(File Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

United Airlines Service Back To Normal After Computer Glitch

United Airlines’ reservation computers are functioning again, and service is back to normal at O’Hare International Airport, following a three-hour, worldwide reservations computer outage that created chaos for passengers.

08/28/2012

A You Tube video was posted on the cyberwarnews website claiming a cyber attack on the City Of Chicago website. (Credit: cyberwarnews.info)

City Of Chicago Website Target Of Cyber Attack?

Authorities are investigating whether the City Of Chicago’s website is under a cyber attack, CBS 2 has learned.

05/20/2012

U.S. cash (Bertrand Langlois/AFP/Getty Images)

New Website Could Help Pressure Lawmakers, Employees To Fix Pensions

A new voice and a new website were added Monday to the effort to avert what appears to be the potential collapse of Illinois public employee pension funds. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

04/09/2012

A Woman Works On Her Laptop In A Cafe. (AP Photo)

More Problems For Park District’s Program Registration Website

The Chicago Park District experienced problems again Monday morning as it opened up online registration for its summer camps.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

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