30 Years Ago On CBS 2: Walter Jacobson Experiences Homelessness Firsthand For 48 Hours In 'Mean Street Diary'In “Mean Street Diary” – a six-part series of reports that began 30 years ago Wednesday on CBS 2 – Walter Jacobson approached the homelessness crisis in a manner that went beyond only reporting.
A Look At The Gang Sign Controversy That Preceded The End Of The Student Design Contest For Chicago City Stickers Going back generations, Chicago city vehicle tax stickers had colorful designs with artworks showcasing the city – but since 2013, the designs have featured only boldface numerals denoting the month and year of expiration.
Walter's Perspective: Please Pass Along A Message, Mrs. ObamaCBS 2's Walter Jacobson hopes the first lady will convey an urgent message to her husband when she returns from Chicago.
Kurtis, Jacobson Bid Farewell After Legendary RunThe legendary duo of Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson signed off as anchors Thursday after a re-teaming of more than two years at CBS 2.
Walter's Perspective: Allowing Guns On Public Transportation Is MadnessCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says lawmakers shouldn't cave to the demands of the NRA that Chicago commuters be allowed to carry concealed weapons.
Walter's Perspective: Washington Street Bike Plan Could Create GridlockCBS 2's Walter Jacobson is all for making Chicago more bike friendly, but he has some concerns about Mayor Emanuel's plans for Washington Street in the Loop.
Walter's Perspective: Valentine's Day Tarnished By The High Cost Of CardsCBS 2's Walter Jacobson is a fan of Valentine's Day, but not of the cost to buy a simple card.
Walter's Perspective: Don't Teach Callers How To Play 9-1-1 SystemCBS 2's Walter Jacobson has some advice for police officials who are instituting a new priority system for emergency calls.
Walter's Perspective: Rahm Showed For Jury Duty? Good For HimOh, what a nice days it's been. Except for the damp and the grey outside, I had no reason today to be crabby, didn't find a bad politician today to pick on.
Walter's Perspective: Leave George Ryan BeCBS 2's Walter Jacobson takes a poll of commuters about the former governor of Illinois.
Walter's Perspective: New Property Tax Bills A Fascinating ReadHave you seen an envelope from the government of Cook County in the mail today, with news inside about how our tax dollars are being spent?
Walter's Perspective: Raise Cash, Get Ambassador PostCBS 2's Walter Jacobson smells something a little funny with reports that President Obama is considering Vogue editor Anna Wintour as a candidate for U.S. ambassador to Great Britain.
Walter's Perspective: Beyonce Lip Synced? So What?So the world suspects that at the inauguration ceremony on Monday, Beyonce did not sing the National Anthem. She lip synced it.
Walter's Perspective: No Sympathy For Te'o, Or Duped MediaCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says he won't be shedding any tears for the Notre Dame star.
Walter's Perspective: Chicago Isn't Chicago Without The PigeonsChicago without pigeons is like Chicago without the lakefront, or the lions at the Art Institute, or the Cubs, or City Hall.