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.
Opinion: Despite Obama Attacks Romney Will Win The Senior VoteObama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors' top concern is the economy's struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don't Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% ControversyRomney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.
Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President OfThe idea that 47 percent of Americans don't have "personal responsibility" or "care for their lives" is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney's standards.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
State Lawmakers Seek New Prescription Drug Aid Program For SeniorsLawmakers who say the state health care cuts went too far are trying to move the pendulum back.