Lawsuit Wants Panhandler Laws Declared UnconstitutionalThe filing on behalf of two panhandlers argues Illinois law and a Downers Grove ordinance violate free-speech rights of the men.
'That Is A Squatter House' - Many Questions After A Double Shooting In Dolton"The mayor's lying. People have complained about this property several times."
Woman Charged With Stealing Credit Card PointsMarcia L. Boyan was arrested after an investigation revealed that she allegedly stole more than 900,000 My Bank...My Rewards credit card points earned on Addison School District (hash) 4 credit cards while she worked there.
Aurora, Elgin Named Best Cities To Go Trick-Or-Treating"Illinois has three cities in our top 10. In fact, the whole Midwest around Illinois is pretty good when it comes to trick-or-treating."
Chicago Car Thieves Targeting SuburbsThe thieves have targeted cars in Lake, DuPage, Will and McHenry counties with key fobs left inside.
Printing Problems Puzzle Local Author"When it goes out I want it to be 100% correct. When it's not, I take it personally. It's a reflection on me."
Northfield-Based Company Hit With Nearly $5M EPA PenaltyThe EPA said its agreement with Medline Industries resolves allegations the company violated federal law on nearly 1,300 occasions.
Three Bank Robberies In Less Than Two HoursAll of Friday’s robberies were believed to have been committed by separate individuals, according to the FBI.
Report Shows Major Differences Between Opioid Addiction In The City And SuburbsA report suggests a vast difference when it comes to addressing opioid addiction in the city and suburbs.
Training Program Helps Suburban Residents Push For Biking, Walking PathsSuburbanites interested in biking or walking in their communities are being encouraged to push more for the kinds of paths and trails they want.
Alderman: Suburban Commuters Who Work In Chicago Should Pay $200 FeeOne alderman is pushing the idea as a way to plug a city budget hole. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
2 Investigators: Will Disaster Strike Before Rail-Car Upgrades?The Chicagoland area is the No. 1 corridor in the nation for the transport of hazardous materials like crude oil, ethanol and other flammable chemicals. And that leaves a lot of people worrying about the worst-case scenario, CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Best Running And Hiking Trails In The SuburbsSome runners have no problem lacing up their shoes and hitting the concrete, no matter where they are. Others, present company included, sometimes need some incentive... Like a beautiful running trail.
Best Record Stores In ChicagoIt's time to dust off that record player and start playing vinyl again. Does your collection need a little refreshing? Check out these five Chicago area record stores.
Officials Discouraged By Very Low Turnout In Suburban ElectionsIf you thought Chicago’s 40 percent turnout on Tuesday was poor – and it was – pity the surrounding suburbs. The Cook County Clerk’s office said suburban turnout was only about 14 percent on Tuesday. McHenry County barely reached 11 percent. Lake County was little better at 11.25 percent.