BellyMelly, A New Online Ordering Platform, Offers Restaurants Cheaper Alternative To Rivals, And Nearly Contactless Dine-In OptionA Chicago tech entrepreneur is hoping to take on the big guys in the restaurant ordering world, but how do you compete when everyone knows DoorDash, Grubhub, and Uber Eats?
Northwest Side Ald. Gilbert Villegas Proposes Ordinances To Stick It To Predatory TowingA Northwest Side alderman now wants to stop drivers from being ripped off once and for all.
Records Show More Than Half Of Lots With Weed Complaints Are City-Owned, But Is The Data Accurate?The CBS 2 Morning Insiders are staying on the case of ugly abandoned properties in Chicago.
With Corporate Parties Canceled Due To COVID-19, A Casino-Themed Party Company StrugglesYour corporate party may be canceled this year, as companies steer away from holiday events due to COVID-19 concerns.
Chicago Reacts To Decision At Federal Level To End Census EarlyThe feds had no comment for us about a court order that suddenly ended the Census last week. But Chicago leaders did.
Working For Chicago: Illinois Central School Bus Hiring Dozens Of DriversAs the Chicago Public Schools and other districts grapple with the idea of bringing kids back into the classroom, busing companies say they're ready to roll.
As 2020 Continues To Make History, Textbook Writers Rely On New Teaching Technology To Keep UpAs you ponder that, consider this: 2020’s twists and turns will definitely make it into the history books.
2 Suburban Dads Go All Out With Their Halloween DisplaysIt’s a little over two weeks until Halloween, and some neighborhoods are starting to look spooky.
City Of Chicago Turns Out To Own Part Of Stretch Of Vacant Lots That Avalon Park Neighbors Say Are DangerousIt’s a neighborhood nuisance – a stretch of vacant lots owned by the City of Chicago. Not only did the city fail to clean the lots up despite repeated complaints, over the years, but they initially wouldn’t tell CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas who owns the properties.
Edison Park Neighbors Hope Third Time's The Charm For Community Art Project Twice Defaced By VandalsFamilies in Edison Park say vandals ruined their children's community art projects not once, but twice this year. The budding artists told CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas, they're not giving up on efforts to beautify the neighborhood.
Many Retailers Already Struggling With Shipping Delays As Holiday Shopping Season ApproachesThe Morning Insiders take us inside delivery issues hitting some businesses hard at time when they're already fighting to hang on.
Chicago Early Voting Sites Opening Wednesday, And That Will Benefit Mail-In Voters TooIt’s a big week for voting in Chicago, as dozens of early voting sites open up across the city on Wednesday.
Just What Can Be Done To Stop Towing Companies From Charging Exorbitant Fees?A nearly $20,000 bill for a five-minute ride – a Canadian trucking business we told you about recently is intensifying its court battle with a Chicago tow company.
Working For Chicago: With Even More Holiday Shoppers Going Online This Year, Seasonal Job Market Shifts TooThis holiday shopping season, retail jobs might be harder to come by, but some other industries are adding staff.
Woman Said Contractor Never Completed Job Of Building Her Nail Salon, And It Turns Out The Contractor Isn't Properly Registered EitherA South Side woman said she gave a man $30,000 to build her nail salon – and yet a year later, the job is not even close to complete.