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.
Many Illinois Students Head Back To School As Early As Next WeekFor thousands of school-age children in Illinois, this will be the last weekend of their summer break.
Swap Circle For Chicago Area Teachers To Provide Surplus School SuppliesInstead of having to dip into their own wallets, teachers can stock up on donated school supplies thanks to a new non-profit.
Charity Giving Out School Supply Kits For Needy StudentsBack 2 School Illinois was distributing nearly 14,000 of its signature school supply kits Wednesday morning at Broadway Armory Park.
Easy One-Pot Dinners For Back To School TimeRock your kid's first week back to school with an amazing meal that will have them asking for more, please. These five delicious recipes with simple instructions will take the chore out of family dinner, leaving you free to spend more time kicking back with the family after a long week.
Avoid Packing These Foods In Your Kid's LunchboxThese are a few foods that include high levels of added sodium, sugar and artifically-sweetened drinks.
Chicago Police Offer Free Back-To-School HaircutsThe Chicago Police Department was offering free back-to-school haircuts today.
Catch Up With The Latest Back-To-School Tech GadgetsCBS2’s Marissa Bailey talked with Lifestyle Expert Josh McBride, who will get you up-to-date with the latest school technology products.
Have You Had Your Back-To-School Health Check-Up?CBS2’s Marissa Bailey talks to University of Illinois at Chicago’s Dr. Jessica Shepherd, who shares some back-to-school health and vaccination information.
Back to School Fair In Pilsen Elicits Parental Concerns On Upcoming School YearA back-to-school fair was held Tuesday at Whitter Elementary School in Pilsen and parents have a lot of questions about the new year.
Ask A Chicago Expert: 5 School Lunches Kids Can Make ThemselvesYou might also think about having your youngsters take some responsibility for their lunches. A way to plan ahead is to have a variety of ingredients on hand, in the pantry or in the fridge so that pulling together a lunch is as easy as ABC.