The South Side encampment was named after 19th Century Illinois politician Steven Douglas and was one of the most important Union camps during the Civil War. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
Tired of seeing the trees being decimated, the Chicago Park District called on artists to begin turning the trees from eyesores to neighborhood gems. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan checks out three new hot spots.
The program exposes Chicago Public Schools students to creative writing and professionally trained actors. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
Rush University Medical Center is training veterans in the highly competitive, highly sought-after information technology field. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
Now, the organization is teaching people how to cook the food they grow. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
In every community there is a place where the neighborhood comes to gather. On the Southeast Side of Chicago, for the past 40 years, that place has been The Rink.
A Chicago-based project to record the histories of African Americans has received some significant recognition. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
(CBS) — At this time of year, Chicagoans may be looking for something fun to do. Well, rejoice, there is something. It’s new, it is innovative, unusual, and, so far, a big hit. CBS 2’s […]
(CBS) – There is a movie premier this Sunday unlike any other. “The Curse of the Tempest Jewel” is a local production that features the talents of a very special group of people. CBS 2’s […]
The oldest musical group in the city formed a year after the Great Chicago Fire. The organization is still around. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
CBS 2’s Rob Johnson introduces us to another team of young winners from the Chicago region.
Three hundred thousand people a year take a Chicago Water Taxi on the Chicago River. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
It’s part farm, part job training, part produce stand. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan takes us on a tour of some of Chicago’s nicest outdoor dining areas.
Jeff Zimmermann creates public works of art that can be enjoyed by everyone, and you don’t have to look far to find his work. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
It almost needs no introduction, but time flies: Millennium Park is 10 years old. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson pays a visit to the popular attraction.
A walk along Devon Avenue is a feast for the senses: the food, the fashion, the shopping and the scenery. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports on why farmers like to be a part and why customers keep coming back.
Take one step inside 1871 and you can sense the energy here is different: a place to inspire creativity and support innovation. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.