For Her Longtime Friend's 100th Birthday, Janet Ellison Asked Strangers To Send Edith Jones Cards; Hundreds RepliedIt's a tough time to live in a nursing home. Visits are limited, and even celebrating birthdays can be a challenge, but one woman in the suburbs is doing everything she can to make her friend's 100th birthday extra special.
Happy Birthday Rosalie; Surprise Parade For Schaumburg Woman Turning 100People are getting pretty creative when it comes to birthdays during the COVID-19 pandemic, but when you're honoring a centenarian, everyone wants to celebrate!
What's Kept Sister Jean 100 Years Young? 'Being With Young People'"I believe that is what has kept me so young, too, is being with young people."
Send Sister Jean Best Wishes For Her 100th BirthdayThe school will collect them and share them with Sister Jean. But you have to do it by 5:00 p.m. Monday.
WWII Vet Celebrates His 100th BirthdayJoseph Miller, a World War II veteran, is celebrating his 100th birthday.
River Forest Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday With McDonald's Ice CreamA River Forest woman, turning 100 on Monday, was surrounded by something she loves most, ice cream.
That Amazing Wrigley Field Cake? Nobody Ate It As part of the 100th birthday celebration for Wrigley Field, the Chicago Cubs commissioned a massive cake in the form of the historic ballpark.
Cubs Give 100-Year-Old Fan Second Chance To Deliver Game BallOn Opening Day this year, to celebrate his 100th birthday, Louis Reinhart and his family traveled 145 miles from Metamora to Wrigley Field to present the game ball, but they arrived too late due to unforeseen traffic.
Nearing 100, Former Skokie Cantor Is A Real MenschOn the eve of his 100th birthday, a Skokie man still has a song in his heart and on his lips.
Woody Guthrie Honored Onstage At Northlight TheatreThe Northlight Theatre in Skokie is hosting a play honoring the life and music of Woody Guthrie, who would have turned 100 this year.
Someone You Should Know: 100-Year-Old VolunteerEtta Schiller just celebrated her 100th birthday and she's still going strong. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Chicago Remembers Studs Terkel On His 100th BirthdayChicago is remembering Studs Terkel Wednesday, on what would have been his 100th birthday.
Girl Scouts Celebrate 100th BirthdayA few hundred Girl Scouts - and former Girl Scouts - gathered in Daley Plaza to celebrate the organization's 100th birthday today.
Reagan To Be Honored In IllinoisThis coming Sunday would be Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday, and Illinoisans are celebrating the only president so far who was born in the state.