YMCA Child Care Workers Stage One-Day Strike In ChicagoApproximately 130 child care workers at 10 Chicago area YMCAs were on a one-day strike on Thursday, protesting what they said are poverty level wages and insufficient staffing levels at YMCA-run child care centers.
Illinois Senate Rejects Rauner's Veto Of Anti-Heroin BillSenate Democrats bucked Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto Wednesday in instituting a law to fight heroin abuse in Illinois, but ran into predictable Republican derision when they approved spending $3.8 billion to fund a variety of programs from breast cancer screenings to lottery prizes.
Chicago Day Care Center Investigated After Worker Allegedly Paddled ChildA parent tells CBS 2 her child was beaten and bruised at a Chicago daycare center, and now the state’s child-welfare agency is investigating. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
State Rep. Ford Calls On Gov. Rauner To Fund Child Care Assistance ProgramState Representative La Shawn Ford joined preschoolers and their teachers, demanding immediate funding of early child care throughout the Illinois, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
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Parents Scramble For Last Minute Child Care After Schools Close For parents who did have to go to work today, finding child care at the last moment was a challenge, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Back To Work: Preparing Family For Your Return To The OfficeEase your family's transition into a new routine when you go back to work