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.
Little Village Teachers, Parents To Boycott ISATTeachers at a Little Village school are joining a growing effort to boycott the upcoming Illinois Standards Achievement Test, saying students are over-tested, and the ISAT is no longer of any use to the children who take it.
Some Englewood Parents Succeeding, Despite Atmosphere Of ViolenceCBS 2's Dorothy Tucker talks with some Englewood parents to see how they're successfully raising their kids in a challenging environment.