Transgender Students Win Unrestricted Locker Room Access In Palatine, Schaumburg High SchoolsThe Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 board on Thursday voted to give transgender students unrestricted access to locker rooms and restrooms.
7 Months Later, Some University Park Residents Still Using Bottled Water Over Lead WorriesSeven months later, residents of University Park say they still can’t trust their water.
Parents Say Evanston School Custodian Sexually Assaulted Daughter, 12; Demand To Know Why He Hasn't Been ArrestedThe parents of a 12-year-old girl allege she was sexually assaulted by a custodian in her Evanston middle school’s bathroom.
Wind, Cold Temperatures, High Lake Levels Could Make For Long, Rough Winter For Lake Shore DriveThe snow and wind on Monday and the extreme cold to come on Monday night and Tuesday are enough trouble unto themselves – but near record-high lake levels mean it’s getting ugly on our roads on top of it.
City Taking Action At Dangerous Intersection Of Pulaski And Dickens In HermosaWe caught the problem on camera in the Hermosa community – drivers don’t stop at a stop sign, even when there are people in the crosswalk.
Families Brave Snow To Trick-Or-Treat On Halloween In Chicago; Some Suburbs RescheduleSnow on Halloween is not typical, but not unheard of. Snow amounting to 3.4 inches in Chicago had never happened at all – until Halloween 2019.
School Out For 11th Day Thursday; Tentative Agreement Reached, But Teachers Refuse To Return To Work Without Makeup DaysThe Chicago Teachers Union on Wednesday night said it had a tentative agreement, but will not be returning to work until Mayor Lori Lightfoot agrees to make up the 10 days they missed.
Chicago Teacher Defends Choice To Cross Picket Line During Strike Despite BacklashTeachers who violate the picket line are called scabs, traitors, or deserters. But some are still risking it all.
Ald. Roberto Maldonado Says City Will Take Action On Concerns About Dangerous Hermosa IntersectionAld. Roberto Maldonado (26th) was talking with CBS 2 about the dangerous intersection of Pulaski Road and Dickens Avenue, after neighbors complained they couldn't get an answer from him.
Drivers Plow Dangerously Through Stop Signs At Hermosa Intersection And Nothing Is Being Done, Neighbors SayDrivers don’t stop at one specific intersection in the Hermosa community – and we caught it all on camera.
Streetlights Back On Along Hegewisch Block That Had Been In The Dark For Weeks After CBS 2 VisitsA section of the Hegewisch neighborhood had been in the dark for weeks, and a block of frustrated residents said they had made every possible request for a streetlight fix – but nothing was done.
Special Education Teacher Says She's Striking For More Nurses, Because 'I Administer Tests, Not Insulin'For some teachers, this isn’t their first trip to the picket line – but some said this strike is different, because there are specific conditions they are fighting for now.
Chicago Public Schools Teachers On Strike; Mayor Says, 'I Hope This Work Stoppage Will End Soon'A teachers’ strike is going ahead in Chicago on Thursday, after Chicago Teachers Union delegates voted unanimously to go ahead with a walkout.
Chicago Teachers Union President: 'Our Recommendation Is That There Be A Strike'Delegates will have the final say with a vote on Wednesday, but the president of the Chicago Teachers Union said Tuesday night that the union is recommending a teachers’ strike.
'Evil On Steroids': Accused Gunman In Dunning Shooting Rampage Denied Bail; Note In Shooter's Condo Threatened 'No Mercy'Marek is charged with five counts of first-degree murder, and was denied bail Monday after a Cook County judge called the killing spree “evil on steroids.”