Some Families With Kids Face Serious Challenges Amid Coronavirus OutbreakNearly 400,000 Chicago Public Schools students and their parents were getting ready Monday night for the schools to shut down – along with other students around Illinois.
CPS Classes Resume Friday, And Students Couldn't Be HappierParents said it was the unpredictability that made everything so much tougher, waiting every night to find out if school was back on the next day.
CPS Parents Hold Meeting To Discuss School Issues
Suburban Families Receive Letters Accusing Students Of Gang InvolvementHomewood-Flossmoor High School wrote to families saying they had to attend one of three mandatory meetings Saturday or students would be "excluded" from the school.
Free Rides On The CTA For The First Day Of SchoolFor the rest of the school year, elementary and high school students can ride for 75 cents.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents endured and the behavioral issues their own children develop.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
Chicago's Undocumented Wonder: What Will Happen To My Children?Immigration advocates say fear of deportation is widespread. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
In Chicago, Trayvon Martin's Parents Reflect On Race And JusticeFive years ago this month, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot to death by a community watch volunteer. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
Lincoln Square Smoke Shop Under Fire For Being Near SchoolsWhen store logo for Mr. Nice Guy went up this week, so did some parental red flags. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Suburban Dad Suspends NFL At His Home, In Wake Of Controversy"I can't get up on Sundays and have to have those conversations all day with my son,” Cliff Hieronymus of Libertyville tells CBS 2's Derrick Blakley.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Parents Slam CPS Plans To Spend Nearly $10M On Office FurnitureThe Chicago Public Schools’ plan to more than double its budget for office furniture was not sitting well with parents, especially those who believe schools are being shortchanged.