Chicago Hospital Worker Donates $10K Worth Of Toys To Sick KidsJesse Tendayi, a cafeteria worker at Advocate Trinity Hospital, saved her money to buy presents for young patients.
Historic Theater On The Lake Reopens As Restaurant, Event SpaceAfter a $7 million restoration and redevelopment project, the 6-acre campus is now a year-round restaurant and event space.
Holiday Coat Drive Effort Grew From Modest StartOrganizer Omar Hussain says a coat means a lot to people, especially around the holidays.
Palos Park Native Leads National Tour Of 'Beautiful'When she was in high school at St. Ignatius, Sarah Bockel knew theater would likely be in her future.
New Salvation Army "Celebrate Launch and Landing" Program Helps Youth In EnglewoodA new program in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood is helping young teens keep busy and make positive decisions.
Bears Players Visit Lurie Children's HospitalSome team members met with young cancer patients and handed out -- what else? -- teddy bears, WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Breast Cancer Screening, What Every Woman Should Know Millions of women may be in the dark about their breast health.
Chicago-Based Back 2 School Launches Holiday DriveChicago-based Back 2 School Illinois is launching its first every holiday drive.
Thanksgiving Supplies Distributed To Needy Families In BronzevilleEveryone in line comes prepared. Many bring empty bags and suitcases to be filled with Thanksgiving food. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Jewel Donates $1M To Chance The Rapper's Social Works CharityJewel-Osco presented Chance the Rapper's Social Works organization with a $1 million check to benefit CPS.
Jimmy Buffett Debuts Musical In Chicago, Reflects 40-Year CareerJimmy Buffett arrived in Chicago for the premiere of his new musical, "Escape to Margaritaville," which is playing at the Oriental Theater.
Hurricane Relief Center Welcomes Puerto Rico EvacueesAt the Humboldt Park Field House, 25 agencies are on hand for anything visitors may need. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
More Female Professionals Sue Cook Sheriff Over Sex Misconduct At JailThe latest lawsuit alleges authorities haven't done enough to stop the detainees from exposing themselves, masturbating and threatening female employees.
Family Of Man Killed By Cop With Long History Of Complaints Sues CityTwo weeks after a federal jury ruled an off-duty Chicago police officer shot his friend in 2010, the family of another man who was killed by the same cop has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city, the officer, and his partner.
Carol Stream Native Stars In 'Escape To Margaritaville'For so-called "Parrottheads," a musical featuring Jimmy Buffett songs is natural. For Eric Petersen, it was a chance to work with an icon.