Some Homeowners Have Long Wait For Repairs After West Suburban Tornado Last Month; Contractors Even Feeling EffectOne month later, hotels were still home for some who lost everything in the tornadoes that struck the western suburbs. Even with insurance, homeowners have a long waiting game ahead. CBS 2’s Steven Graves spoke with a local contractor even feeling the effects.
Sundays On State Seeks To Return Safe Activity To The LoopExactly a week after big crowds created chaos in downtown Chicago on the night of July 4th, a new initiative was under way Sunday to bring safe activity back to the Loop.
Two Men Killed In Shooting At West Englewood Gas StationTwo men were killed in a shooting in the middle of the afternoon on Saturday at a West Englewood gas station.
Cloudy Skies And Threat Of Rain Can't Keep Crowds Away From Windy City SmokeoutPit masters and patrons alike were excited for the return of the Windy City Smokeout, which hosted its third day of country music, barbecue, and beer on Saturday at the United Center.
'I Felt Excluded,' Boy Says After He Was Told To Leave Crown Fountain At Millennium Park Because Of His DisabilityA child was recently told to leave the Crown Fountain at Millennium Park, all because of a disability.
Man Outraged Over $100 Minimum At River North Restaurant, But Many Restaurants Are Holding Onto Such RulesA Chicago man was outraged when he was faced with a minimum payment to eat at a restaurant, and he thinks the rule should go away now that the city is opening back up.
2 Adults, 5-Year-Old Girl Dead When Metra Train Hits Vehicle On Far South SideThree people are dead, including a child, after a vehicle came into the path of a Metra train on the city’s Far South Side Sunday afternoon.
Severe Storms Leave Trees Snapped, Roads Blocked In Far South Suburbs, Northwest IndianaTrees were snapped, roads were blocked, and a tornado was seen on the ground in some areas Saturday as severe storms pounded the area – bringing dangerous winds and drenching rain.
Man Dies After Semi-Trailer Truck Hits SUV In West Pullman During Heavy RainA young man is dead after a semi-trailer truck hit his sport-utility vehicle in the West Pullman neighborhood, and the impact sent both drivers into the yard of a home.
Video Captures Shooting That Left Young Father Gyovanny Arzuaga Dead, Woman Injured During Puerto Rican Pride Celebration In Humboldt ParkVideo captured a shooting that left a man dead and a woman critically injured this weekend in Humboldt Park – right in front of crowds celebrating the Puerto Rican People's Day.
5 People, Including 2 Children, Rushed To Hospital From South Shore Apartment FireTwo children were among several people who were recovering Saturday afternoon after being rescued from an apartment fire in the South Shore community.
'It's All Unexplainable:' Woman Grabbed 3-Year-Old Son From Burning Couch, Rushed Out Of Evanston Home After Explosive Was Thrown In His RoomAn Evanston mother returned to her home on Wednesday, hours after someone threw an explosive into her young son’s bedroom.
Man Shot In Chicago Loop Near Wabash And Wacker, Window Also Shot Out Several Blocks AwayA man was almost killed in a shooting right downtown overnight, and we have learned it was not the only gunfire nearby.
'Vax And Relax' Event Offers Free Haircuts To Convince People To Get VaccinatedMayor Lori Lightfoot is very vocal about getting minorities to take the shot; specifically Black Chicagoans between the ages of 18 and 24. The mayor has said that group is lagging and skeptical of the vaccine.
More Than 120 Kids Under 18 Have Been Shot In Chicago So Far This Year, In A Crisis With Wide-Ranging EffectsWe have been looking into how many children are falling victim to gun violence - whether targeted or by accident. CBS 2’s Steven Graves looked into the numbers Wednesday.