Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Festival To Benefit Firefighters Kicks Off In The AfternoonMusic, food and fun are on tap Saturday night on the city’s Northcenter neighborhood, all for the benefit of Chicago Fire Department charities.
Someone You Should Know: 5-Year-Old FundraiserDakota Goff spends his time on a project to help sick children and their parents. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Former Mail Carrier Admits Stealing $275K In Charity DonationsA former mail carrier has pleaded guilty to stealing $275,000 in donations that had been mailed to a charity on his route in west suburban Berwyn.
Undaunted By Attack, Woman Completes Rowing Journey Around Lake MichiganA Chicago woman is back home after going all around Lake Michigan in a rowboat to raise money for charity.
Photos: Danny Mac Charity Golf OutingCheck out these photos from The Danny Mac Charity Golf Outing!
Woman On Mission To Row Around Lake Michigan Stands Undeterred By AssaultA Chicago woman on a rowing mission says she won't be deterred by a sexual attack on her over the weekend in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Maggie Daley's Arts Charity May Be Shutting DownA local arts institution founded by the late Chicago First Lady Maggie Daley might be about at the end, after 20 years.
Shoe Charity Operator Loses Apartment In FireThe woman from suburban Worth known as "the Shoe Lady" has her shoes, but not much else -- following a fire that burned the apartment building in which she lived.
Dozens Take Polar Plunge For CharitySeveral dozen people celebrated New Year’s Day on Sunday by taking a dip in Lake Michigan to help raise money for charity.
Top Chicago CharitiesThere’s always plenty to do in the city, but sometimes you’ve got to balance what’s important. Are you hitting the gym and playing sports enough? Are you seeing your friends enough? Are you expanding your artistic and culinary horizons? Take a break from yourself and go support those in need through one of these excellent Chicagoland charitable organizations.
Antioch Church Flooded With Gifts After BurglaryAn Antioch church has received so many gifts to replace the ones stolen in a theft last week -- it may be able to help out another local charity struggle to meet its growing demand.
200 Santas In Speedos Run For Diabetes ResearchAbout 200 people clad in little more than bikinis, Speedos and running shoes ran from Division Street, down Rush Street and back up Michigan Avenue Saturday -- all in the name of diabetes research.
$750K Bond For Ex-Woodridge Cop Charged With Looting CharityA former Woodridge police officer has been caught, after being charged with pocketing $30,000 intended for the families of officers killed in the line of duty and going on the run for several months.
Evanston Woman Among Thousands Running Marathon For CharityAmong the 45,000 runners in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday will be 10,000 people who are running for charity.