Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta saw the images from the Haiti earthquake – with its people plunged into total darkness — and developed a rechargeable product that could provide light through solar technology.
CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan visits a healthcare provider that has been helping the uninsured for decades.
The Uptown venue has an ambitious goal: to end racism. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
Volunteers at the Logan Square organization can learn to deconstruct and then reconstruct donated computers. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
One Illinois woman will be receiving an honorary GRAMMY Sunday for her trailblazing work as a talented violinist. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
The 77-year-old hungered for greatness ever since he grew up on a Louisiana plantation, picking cotton and picking the guitar. By the time he got to Chicago in the late 1950s, he was just plain hungry.
The citywide choir network has been giving kids aged eight to eighteen a voice for nearly 60 years. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
The Field Museum is digging into its century-old archive to explain to the world what the 1893 Columbian Exposition was all about.
It started off as a modest event 30 years ago to help the hungry. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
Sometimes the most powerful lessons are learned out of the classroom. That notion is what drives a program in the Chicago Public Schools, CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
(CBS) — There are many of us out there who secretly — or not so secretly — would like to learn to play an instrument. But we may not have the time or know where […]
(CBS) — She’s making a name for herself as a composer and has already performed at the White House and Carnegie Hall. Emily Bear is only 12 years old, but if you close your eyes […]
The North Side neighborhood has been changing and growing quickly over the past few decades. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
CBS 2’s Rob Johnson looks at Pullman’s origins as part of the Pullman Railcar empire — and its future.
(CBS) – In this day and age of environmental efficiency, businesses everywhere are figuring out how they can better utilize eco-friendly technology to improve their companies. There’s one company here in Chicago that is really […]
Everyone knows local food is fresher food, but now Chicago chefs are finding a way to find local food right outside their kitchens. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.
CBS 2’s Rob Johnson introduces us to United Parent Support for Down Syndrome.
(CBS) – The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum boasts many must-see sights, from the outdoor nature walk to the “Look In” Lab to the Nature of Eating exhibit. But it’s the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven that […]
Impressionism, Fashion, And Modernity exhibit comes to Chicago.
CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan heads to a few of the very best-rated outdoor spaces — old and new.