Group Of Moms Collects Thousands Of Toys For Sick KidsThe toys collected by "The Moms of Western Burbs" are headed to Lurie Children's Hospital Saturday to brighten the holidays for young patients.
Empty Boxes Top High-Tech Toys On Doctor-Recommended ListThe pediatricians' group recommends no screen time for children up to age two, and says total screen time including TV and computer use should be less than one hour daily for ages two and older.
Find Holiday Gift Ideas At The Chicago Toy and Game FairVisitors can check out new toys before they hit store shelves on Saturday until 6 p.m.
Life-Size Lego Sports Car Has One Million Pieces And Really WorksLego's team took over 13,000 work hours to put the car's 1-million-plus pieces into place, and the result is a car that actually drove under its own power.
With Toys 'R' Us Gone, Amazon Reportedly Creating Its Own Toy CatalogThe online marketplace is reportedly planning to publish their own giant toy catalog during the holiday season.
Chicago Area Students Helping Give Christmas Gifts To Needy ChildrenOver the past 30 days, about 10,000 toys were donated to the Making A Difference On And Off The Field campaign presented by Buddy’s Helpers and the PepsiCo Showdown.
Chicago Cop Is Santa With A BadgeFrom February until November, Officer Howard Ray sets aside $300 from each paycheck to buy toys -- lots of toys – for children in the Austin neighborhood. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Parents Honor Memory Of Son By Handing Out Gifts To Hospitalized ChildrenWith every toy and kind word, Tom and Lucy Sanchez are fulfilling their son's dying wish. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Opinion: The Disgusting, Dark Side Of Star Wars' MaterialismStar Wars brings us comfort, yet its materialism can make us lonely...
For Seventh Year, Woman Delivers Toys To Kids At Suburban Hospitals In this season of giving, there's one woman who has been at it for seven years, providing for hospitalized children in the north and south suburbs.
Minion Toy In Happy Meal Not Screaming Profanities, McDonald's InsistsA toy acquired by The Associated Press made a sound that could be interpreted as the phrase often abbreviated as "WTF."
West Suburban Store Owner Offers Toys To Needy FamiliesA west-suburban businessman is doing his part to make sure kids in need have toys this Christmas, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Experts: How Name-Brand And Store-Brand Batteries Stack UpCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez has tips that could save you a bundle this holiday.
Hospital Cafeteria Worker Donates Hundreds Of Toys To Sick Kids A woman who works in the cafeteria of a Southeast Side hospital visited her company's children's hospital this morning and brought with her hundreds of toys.
More Than 100 Exhibitors Show Off Latest Toys And Games At Navy Pier ExpoMore than 100 exhibitors from around the world are participating in Chicago's annual toy and game expo this weekend.