'We've Been Through A Lot': Mayor Lori Lightfoot Reflects On Bittersweet Anniversary Of Election Victory“First and foremost, it’s been the honor of my lifetime,” Lightfoot said Thursday, exactly one year after winning all 50 wards to win the runoff election for mayor.
Skokie Auschwitz Survivor Shares Her Memories: 'I Was One Of The Lucky Ones'Many Auschwitz survivors returned there Monday to mark the 75th anniversary of its liberation by Soviet forces. More than a million people were murdered there at Nazi leader Adolf Hitler's command.
Happy 90th Birthday To Chicago's Music Box Theatre"Nowadays the stage accommodates filmmakers making appearances. The roster includes Wes Anderson, Crispin Glover, Tipi Hedron, David Lynch, Eva Marie Saint, Paul Schrader, Agnes Varda, Haskell Wexler and Kristin Wiig."
Moment Of Silence Held For 17 Killed In Florida A Year AgoThe massacre on Feb. 14, 2018, inflamed the national debate over guns, turned young people into political activists and gave rise to some of the biggest youth demonstrations since the Vietnam era.
Uber CEO Marks First Anniversary With New Safety FeaturesIf a crash is suspected, a prompt will appear on both rider and driver phones' with safety features like a prompt to order another ride paid for by Uber or use the 9-11 emergency call button.
Emergency Declared Ahead Of Charlottesville AnniversarySeveral peaceful events are planned in Charlottesville to commemorate last year's event and promote racial healing.
New Exhibit Celebrates Lincoln Park Zoo's 150th Anniversary"From Swans to Science" recounts the zoo's history and will include fun and educational family friendly activities.
Pfleger To Deliver Keynote Speech On 50th Anniversary Of Rev. King's DeathFifty years ago tomorrow, civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis; thousands of people are traveling to Tennessee to mark the sad anniversary, including a prominent Chicago priest.
Gilda's Club Chicago Celebrates MilestoneAn organization that helps cancer patients and their families is celebrating a milestone this year.
Ofman: Chicago Blackhawks President John McDonough Celebrates 10th Anniversary, Talks SuccessMcDonough has helped transformed what was one of the worst-run franchises in pro sports to one of the best.
A Look Back On The Brown's Chicken Massacre - 25 Years AgoMonday marks the 20th anniversary of the most notorious massacres: the Brown’s Chicken Massacre.
Community Hasn't Forgotten Laquan McDonald: Activists, FamilyCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos sat down with a Laquan McDonald family member as a demonstration marked the third anniversary of the teen’s death.
The CTA Is Celebrating 70 Years With A Party In Daley Plaza This WeekendThe CTA turns 70 as an operating agency on Sunday, and it will be marking the anniversary with a four-hour party in the Loop that will feature its antique trains and buses, face-painting, memento giveaways and performances by some of the local musicians who play on subway platforms.
Chicago's Picasso Celebrates 50 YearsAs part of the Year of Public Art, the City of Chicago celebrated Tuesday the 50th anniversary of the Chicago Picasso at Everyone's Picasso, a restaging event of the 1967 unveiling at Daley Plaza.
10 Years Later, Blair Holt's Father Still Wonders Why Teen Was Killed"Not a day goes by that I don't think about Blair, and – had he lived – what he would be doing. I really hang my hat on that," Ron Holt said