Many Seniors Will Be Alone This Thanksgiving Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, But Volunteers Step Up To Make Sure They Get A MealWith such high coronavirus case counts, the most vulnerable age group – seniors – will carry the burden of the pandemic this Thanksgiving.
Mentor Steps In For Boy Who Was Caught Vandalizing Seniors' Building And Was Sent Back By His Mom To ApologizeCBS 2 this week told you the story of young boys vandalizing a senior home in West Pullman, and how a mother of one of the young boys forced him to fess up. On Wednesday, CBS 2’s Marissa Parra followed up on how a local mentor is stepping up now too.
After Seeing 10-Year-Old Son On News Vandalizing West Pullman Seniors' Building, Mom Brings Him Right Back To Apologize And Learn A LessonVideo we showed Monday night at 10 p.m. showed children 10 and younger vandalizing a building for seniors in the West Pullman neighborhood and leaving them terrorized. It turns out a mother was watching in disbelief.
Seniors Left Terrorized After Children, Apparently Younger Than 10, Vandalize West Pullman BuildingChildren were caught on camera vandalizing a building for seniors in the West Pullman neighborhood, leaving them terrorized.
Glenbrook North High School Marching Band Serenades Seniors At Nursing HomeIf there’s one thing the COVID-19 pandemic has shown us, it’s that there is still humanity and compassion out there.
15-Year-Old Connecting Seniors In Long-Term Care Facilities With Virtual Visits, ArtsA Chicago high schooler is making a difference in the lives of those feeling isolated during the pandemic.
Some Senior Workers Struggle As They Try To File For Unemployment In IllinoisIt’s hard enough navigating the state’s unemployment process, but losing your job in the pandemic can be especially tough if you’re one of the most vulnerable people during this time – senior citizens.
State Sen. Patricia Van Pelt Calls For Donations To Help West Side Seniors Fight COVID-19An Illinois state senator on Sunday called for donations to protect seniors on Chicago’s West Side from COVID-19.
Bremen High School Parent Encouraging Community To 'Adopt A Senior'A mom in the southwest suburbs came up with a way to celebrate graduating seniors.
Conquering COVID-19 Fears In Orland Park By Shopping For Seniors; 'People Are Looking For Hope'Michael Arundel is organizing grocery runs with his college age friends to keep vulnerable senior citizens out of stores during the COVID-19 emergency. It's all volunteer and free of charge.
Gary Man Arrested In Lansing Attacks On SeniorsDavid Washington, 34, also is charged with attacks on seniors in Hammond, Ind.
Suspect Charged In One Of Chicago's Recent Home Invasions Against SeniorsA man has been charged with robbing an elderly couple during a home invasion in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
City Aldermen Looks For Volunteers To Take Part In City Shoveling ProgramA new volunteer program is looking to lend a helping hand, and shovel, to Chicagoans in need.
All Urban Prep Seniors Are Going To College -- Except One, SadlyMissing from the 260 Urban Prep Academy graduates is Deonte Hoard, a victim of street violence. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Best Places To Entertain Grandparents On A Budget In ChicagoChicago can be a vibrant city for people of all ages. Make sure to make the most of what Chicago has to offer for the older generation by taking advantage of the many discounts and venues that cater towards seniors.