Nuns Get Holiday Reprieve From Nearby Strip Club; Lawsuit ContinuesThe Missionary Sisters of St. Charles Borromeo have been enjoying a quiet holiday season since the mayor of neighboring Stone Park last month revoked the liquor license of Club Allure, a move that apparently prompted the owners to shut down and stopped the late night sounds of music, motorcycles and fighting the nuns say the club attracts.
Bronzeville Nuns Retire After Nearly A Century Of ServiceTwo Franciscan nuns retired Sunday, after nearly 100 combined years serving at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
Chicago Comes Through For Cold NunsIt’s been an incredible week of change for the Fraternite Notre Dame, whose members just days ago were freezing in a West Side church. CBS 2's Brad Edwards brings us up to date.
French Nuns Without Heat Grateful For Offers Of HelpSome French nuns on Chicago's West Side are feeling the warmth of donations and good will as they continue to struggle with the heat in their church.
Offers Of Help Rolling In For Nuns Without HeatAfter having gone more than two days without heat, and seeing temperatures in their church drop below freezing, a group of French nuns ministering to residents in the Austin neighborhood is asking for help raising the $200,000 they need to buy new boilers.
Nuns Without Heat Have Faith Someone Will HelpThe sisters of Fraternite Notre Dame feed 200 homeless people each day and make home visits to bedridden patients. Now they are in need of help. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Nuns Allege Prostitution At Stone Park Strip ClubInside the walls of a west suburban "gentlemen's club" men and women engage in the practice of "high friction, full physical contact," according to a lawsuit filed by a group of nuns who live next door.
Nuns File Suit, Hold Vigil To Close Neighboring Strip ClubThe nuns, several local residents and the village of Melrose Park filed suit Friday seeking to shut Club Allure, which is on the Stone Park-Melrose Park border.
Sisters Vs. Strippers: Nuns To Sue Over Strip Club Next Door To ConventTheir lawyer, Tom Brejcha of the Thomas More Society, said state law is clear that adult clubs cannot operate within 1,000 feet of a school or house of worship. The nuns have both, and the club is just over their back fence.
Nuns' Suit: Stone Park Strip Club Has Brought 'Sexual Misbehavior' And Loud MusicNuns who earlier protested the opening of a strip club adjacent to their convent in Stone Park have slapped the village and the club with a suit that seeks to yank the curtain down on the adult entertainment.
Group Of Chicago-Area Nuns Pressuring Congress On Immigration ReformA group of nuns from the Chicago area are hoping they can push Congress to pass immigration reform at last, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Nuns Launch Latest Assault Against Strip Club In Stone ParkThe Get It club was supposed to open in April, but road construction along Lake Street has slowed those plans dramatically. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Protesters March To Cardinal's Home To Support Nuns In Dispute With VaticanAbout 60 Catholic activists marched from Holy Name Cathedral to Cardinal George's residence as a show of support for the nation's nuns, whom the Vatican accuses of having serious doctrinal problems.
Strip Club Next To Stone Park Convent May Be Preparing To OpenIt is unclear whether a strip club will open as scheduled next door to a Roman Catholic convent in west suburban Stone Park.