River Forest Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday With McDonald's Ice CreamA River Forest woman, turning 100 on Monday, was surrounded by something she loves most, ice cream.
Online Fundraiser Boosts Sad Fortunes Of Chicago Popsicle Vendor, 89Complete strangers have donated to make the golden years of Fidencio Sanchez better after the death of his daughter. CBS 2's Sandra Torres has a story to melt your heart.
Jeni's Shutters Ice Cream Shops Again After Listeria Is DetectedThere is no timetable for resuming production, Lowe said. Jeni's is temporarily closing its 21 retail shops because there isn't enough ice cream to keep them stocked.
Expert: Fear Of Bacteria Is Well-Founded In Recent Ice Cream RecallsListeria is a common bacteria, but it can be deadly, especially in young children, the elderly and those with weakened immune systems. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Ice Cream Company Issues Voluntary RecallThe Blue Bell Creameries recall extends to retail outlets in Illinois, Indiana and several other states.
Chicago Businesses Creating Doughnut Gelato Sandwiches & Generally Blowing Our MindsBlack Dog Gelato, who serves up some of the best gelato in all of Chicago, and Glazed & Infused, who makes some of the best doughnuts in all of Chicago, are combining their super powers to create something I'd consider selling my soul to the devil for...
Police: Man Tried To Lure Teen With Ice Cream In NilesNiles police are looking for a man who tried to entice a teenage girl to go with him Wednesday evening.
Pick-A-Side: What Is Your Favorite Ice Cream Flavor?
Prosecutors: Father, Girlfriend Beat 11-Year-Old Girl After She Ate His Ice Cream When Pierre Scarbrough realized his 11-year-old daughter had eaten his ice cream, prosecutors say the South Side man and his girlfriend plotted for hours to beat the little girl with an electrical cord when she came home from school.
Ask A Chicago Chef: Best Mother's Day Brunch RecipesSpoil your mom this Mother's Day with these brunch recipes from Chicago chefs.
Upcoming Events: Free Ice Cream, Hobbits & Sleepy BooksIt's raining, it's April, deal with it. Here's some stuff to do so go do it! Ice cream! Hobbits! Books about sleeping! What else do you need?
Made In Chicago: Rainbow Cone Celebrates 87 Years In BeverlyFor Lynn Sapp, ice cream is the family business.
Chicago’s Gourmet Caramel ApplesNothing screams fall like crunching into a delicious caramel apple. There are a few places around Chicago, and one just a little further, to satisfy this craving that comes at this time of year. They also make great hostess gifts, or a dessert if sliced...
Excuses To Be In A/CGood gravy. It is still so stupid hot. Even if it’s not triple digits, this is still gross. My shirt is holding onto every inch of my back. Walking is hard. Biking makes me feel and smell like a surly viking. THIS MUST STOP. Let’s go cool off and remember that we live in an age where for the low, low cost of our children’s future with an ozone layer, we can be cold right now – YEAH! Besides, they’ll probably invent totally green-recyclable-organic A/C units that make the rainforest glow with Gaia’s energy. We deserve to be cold, and the kids will fix it! DOUBLE YEAH!
Best Cold Treats In ChicagoCool off this summer with some stellar summer treats. These Chicago restaurants offer more than just your typical ice cream.