Business Is Booming For Paralegal Turned Cleaning Contractor, Thanks In Part To CTA's 'Building Small Business Program'“It really focuses on helping small businesses get the working capital that they need to participate on our projects,” said JuanPablo Prieto – the Director of Diversity Programs at the CTA.
Man Loses $6,500 To Scammers And Chase Bank Wouldn't Cover Him, Until CBS 2 Stepped InA CBS 2 viewer told us his $6,500 savings went poof – gone. The father of four reached out to us when the bank refused to put the money back. But that all changed after the CBS 2 Morning Insiders got involved.
CBS 2's Audrina Bigos Guest Hosts The Drew Barrymore ShowCBS 2's Audrina Bigos shared some of Chicago's delicious treats when she guest hosted the Drew Barrymore Show this week.
Stone Temple Baptist Church Pastor Is On A Mission To Bring Beauty, Peace, And Restoration To North Lawndale“If I wake up and don't do something for somebody else, oh my God, I feel like, 'Did you really serve your purpose today?'” Pastor Reshorna Fitzpatrick said.
Author, Illustrator Team Up For Children's Book About Acceptance; Proceeds Benefit Gigi's Playhouse Serving Kids With Down SyndromeTwo longtime friends are collaborating again – creating another book full of life lessons for young people.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Jaquie Algee Has Spent Decades Fighting For Civil Rights And EquityFor decades, a Chicago woman has hit the pavement in protest - fighting against racial injustice and inequities.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Amena Karim Took On Mission To Bring Fresh, Healthy Food To South Shore And BeyondAmena Karim set up a program to provide fresh and healthy food to the South Shore neighborhood in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and expanded it from there.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Homer Bryant Breaks Norms With 'Hiplet,' Bringing Together Hip Hop, BalletCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos introduces us to Homer Bryant and his branchild - the Hiplet ballerinas. He brought together hip hop and ballet in an innovative way.
'Six Feet Apart' Exhibit Delves Into Emotional Toll Of Coronavirus Pandemic At UICWe know the hard data of the coronavirus pandemic – the rising number of cases and deaths. But an ongoing project at the University of Illinois at Chicago dives deeply into the emotional toll.
Strangers Step In And Go All Out For Woman Who Was Left Homeless, Scared, And Living In Car With Her Two CatsThis is the story of a south suburban woman who found herself homeless, desperate, and frightened. But suddenly, she met some strangers who became her staunchest allies.
Lincoln Park Woman Has COVID-19: 'I'm Really Scared'On Monday, the association at her Lincoln Park condo building sent an e-mail confirming one person in the building tested positive for COVID-19. Since then, CBS 2 obtained a picture of crews in hazmat suits cleaning the building.
Arlington Heights Residents Are Fed Up With The Lost And Late Mail, Say Postal Service Is UnresponsiveNo mail, late mail, stolen mail, someone else’s mail – all of these are complaints we’ve heard from residents in Arlington Heights.
Visually Impaired Say There's Big Benefit To MyEye 2, An Eyeglass-Mounted Device That Reads And Talks To YouA new device is changing the lives of people with vision problems.
A Look At Preparations For The 2020 Women's MarchHundreds of thousands of marchers twice turned Chicago’s downtown into a sea of pink for the Women’s March Chicago – and this weekend, the event is back.
Covenant House Illinois Offers Fresh Start For Young Homeless Men And WomenYoung homeless men and women in Chicago are getting a chance at a fresh start – from mental health counseling and drug recovery to job help and housing.