People Are Advised To Skip New Year's Parties Amid Pandemic, But For Those Having Them, Bartenders For Hire Are Hot CommodityThe State of Illinois says what you should be doing is staying home and partying with the people with whom you live. But others are still hosting small gatherings, and as CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reported Tuesday night, that means opportunities for certain industries.
Green Beret Accused Of Killing 3 People At Rockford Bowling Alley Held Without BailDuke Webb, a 37-year-old Florida resident and active military member, is facing three counts of first degree murder and three counts of attempted murder.
Kept Afloat By Loyal Customers During Pandemic, Mount Prospect's Qulinarnia Modern Polish Cuisine Gives Back To Those In NeedA family-owned Mount Prospect restaurant considers itself lucky to pay its own bills and go on providing meals, so as CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reported Wednesday night, that restaurant is giving back.
Trash Trouble: West Chicago Neighbors Fight Plan For New Waste Transfer StationThe City of West Chicago says a waste management company is looking at expanding its business there. But neighbors told CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra they do not like the idea.
Hershey's Demands Payment From Wauconda's Side Lot Brewing Over Beer Offerings With Milk Duds, Jolly RanchersA real David and Goliath situation has unfolded in the northwest suburbs - all do to with beer.
Addressing Questions And Concerns About The COVID-19 VaccineCBS News Medical Contributor Dr. David Agus joined CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra on Monday with some useful information about the COVID-19 vaccine.
Day Of Giving: Red Cross Looks After Mental Health Needs Of Those StrugglingThe work of the Red Cross doesn’t stop after the immediate crisis – the mental health needs of those struggling are just as important.
Day Of Giving: How The Red Cross Steps Up For Military FamiliesThe American Red Cross does so much that we see every day, but also a lot that we don't see. Military families know the Red Cross is often the only means of communicating during a time of crisis.
Family Wants Answers After Hit-And-Run Kills Patriarch, 86, In Little VillageEliseo Mendoza was struck and killed on Sawyer Avenue just off busy 26th Street. The odds are that there were witnesses to what happened Tuesday morning, and for the family it's just a matter of finding them.
Thousands Of Seasonal Jobs Available In Chicago AreaMore than 2 million people inIllinois have filed new jobless claims since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, but tens of thousands of seasonal jobs are up for grabs in the Chicago area now.
A Tradition Started By Her Vietnam Vet Father, A Wilmette Teacher Now Has Students Write Thank You Letters To Vets"For him to let these little ones know that someone’s looking out for them, and is taking care of the United states and everything that it stands for, it would mean so much to him."
Chicago Weather: Trees, Power Lines Come Down Around Chicago Area, Roadways Flooded As Severe Storms Sweep Through; Chill To FollowSevere storms brought down trees and power lines throughout the Chicago area early Tuesday evening.
Chicago Weather: Severe Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Strong Winds, Tornado Warnings As They Plow Through Chicago AreaA fast-moving line of severe thunderstorms went plowing through the Chicago area on Tuesday evening -- bringing heavy rain, thunder and lightning, strong winds, and even tornado warnings.
Downtown Chicago Businesses Remain Boarded Up, Fear Possible Looting Following Presidential Election ResultsAs the country awaits final election results, business owners across Chicago are waiting to take down boards they put up earlier in the week.
Downtown Chicago Businesses Stay Boarded Up Until After Election"We got hit twice so, it was hard. We can’t handle it anymore."