Bells Ring For The First Day Of SchoolThere was a big breakfast for everyone and they got to listen to music provided by a DJ.
94-Year-Old Veteran Imparts His Wisdom To Students Everyday Before ClassThe first lesson of the day for students at Marina Village Middle School happens well before class. Every morning, 94-year-old Wally Richardson greets parents with a wave, and their kids with what he calls "Wally-isms."
Rogers Park Students Gifted With Free School SuppliesStudents returning to school Wednesday in Chicago's West Rogers Park were greeted with a special treat.
Syrian Refugee Students Say Attending School Is A MiracleFor local Syrian refugee students heading back to school, it is a chance to escape the violence of their Syrian homes and start fresh.
Kids Anxious About Going Back To School? Here Are Some Tips To Help Ease The TransitionClinical Psychologist Dr. Sheela Raja joined the CBS 2 Morning Show to talk about helping your kids through back to school anxiety and how to connect more as a family.
5,000 Attend Fight For Peace Fest In North LawndaleResidents on Chicago’s West side spent Sunday promoting peace and boxing out negativity.
Undaunted In Face Of Shootings, Englewood Residents March In Back To School ParadeHours after eight people were wounded in two shootings in Englewood, members of that beleaguered South Side community gathered for an annual back to school parade, seeking to put a stop to the violence.
Tips From Limor Suss On Preparing Healthy Back To School LunchesOne concern many parents have as they prepare for the return of school is whether their kids are eating a healthy lunch.
Englewood Back To School Parade Kicks OffThe parade begins at 57th and Halsted at 10:30 a.m., and wraps up with a celebration at Ogden Park at 4 p.m.
Kids With Allergies? What You Need To Know Before They Head Back To SchoolAs children across the country start to head back to school, doctors are reminding parents of kids with allergies that there are some important things to keep in mind.
Jennifer Hudson Hosts Back-To-School Giveaway In Honor Of Slain NephewOscar and Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson is back home in Chicago today for “Hatch Day,” her annual back-to-school giveaway honoring her slain nephew.
South Side Parade Urges Dads To Take Kids To School On First Day Of ClassWashington Park hosted a big back-to-school fair Saturday, and some of those attending first took place in a symbolic anti-violence march.