It’s a program meant to help military veterans in Chicago save money on city vehicle stickers, but CBS 2 Morning Insider Vince Gerasole found that might not be the case.
Hebru Brantley's 'Nevermore Park'Chicago artist Hebru Brantley is showcasing his art, inspiration and history in a new "immersive" art experience called "Nevermore Park" which opens in Pilsen on Thursday.
David Ross Is The Cubs New SkipperDavid Ross wil be named the new manager of the Chicago Cubs, according to multiple reports. Ross played for the North Siders and helped lead them to the World Series title in 2016.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M. 10-23-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Day of the Dead A 'Celebration Of Life'At the National Museum of Mexican Art, the annual Day of the Dead exhibit is on display through December with installations created by artists and non-artists that celebrate the memories of loved ones who've passed away.
Mayor Lightfoot Addresses City's Budget PlansMayor Lori Lightfoot addressed the city's budget plans, and her plans to dig Chicago out of debt Wednesday.
Man Got 311 Confirmation That West Loop Sinkhole Was Fixed -- But It Wasn'tThe CBS 2 Morning Insiders are taking on a pesky sinkhole – an inconvenience to West Loop drivers that the city hasn’t fixed despite one man’s request.
Francis Parker School Buys Out Neighboring Condos 'Under Cover Of Night' In Bid To Expand; 'A School Bully With A Big Check'For almost 120 years, Francis W. Parker School has been a Lincoln Park staple. Like many urban schools, it’s landlocked, but CBS 2 Morning Insider Chris Tye reports one of the city’s most elite private schools is making waves and enemies in its effort to expand.
Woman In Critical Condition After Fire At Lawndale HomeA 57-year-old woman is in critical condition after a fire in the Lawndale neighborhood.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M. 10-23-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the forecast.
Thousands Of CPS Teachers To Rally During Budget AddressChicago teachers will shift from the picket lines in front of schools to what's expected to be a massive rally near Thompson Center.
Mayor Lightfoot To Address City's Budget Plans, Chicago Faces $838 Million ShortfallMayor Lori Lightfoot will address the city's budget plans, and her plans to dig Chicago out of debt Wednesday.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M. 10-22-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your forecast.
Streetlights Back On After Weeks In HegewischThe streetlights were out for weeks on Escanaba Avenue near 129th Street, but were fixed shortly after CBS 2 visited. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Lawyer Seeks To Save CPS Cross-Country Team's SeasonThe teachers' strike means the cross-country team at Jones College Prep can't compete in the regionals under IHSA rules. But an attorney thinks the rules are vague enough that the season can be saved. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Fire Lights Up Alley, Comes Close To Homes In Old TownThe fire broke out early Tuesday morning in the alley behind Hudson Avenue near Blackhawk Street.
Matt Forte Tells Bears To RUN!The Bears' loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday is on former running back Matt Forte's mind, and he has some advice.
3 DCFS Employees Expected To Be Fired In Freund CaseSources are telling CBS 2 the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services will move to terminate three employees who worked on the A.J. Freund case.
Supt. Johnson Not Attending Trump AddressPresdeint Trump will be in Chicago next week to address a police chiefs' conference. Supt. Eddie Johnson will not be attending.
Reporter's Notebook: Bulls Tip-Off A New SeasonCBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports the Bulls are ready to start a new season on the road against the Charlotte Hornets.
Breaking Down The Claims: CPS, The Teachers' Union, And MoneyThe Chicago Teachers Union and the Chicago Public Schools were on the verge of breaking down Tuesday as a strike continued, and the issue is money. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports, there are valid claims that each side make.
Report: Company Missing Warning SignsCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports Arcelormittal is guilty of seven violations. That's according to a report from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management.
Hundreds Of Thefts Coming Out Of One Gym ChainCBS 2's Lauren Victory reports on a disturbing trend affecting hundreds of customers who go to XSport Fitness and Gym.
Woman Says She Was Terrified In I-80 Road Rage IncidentThe incident happened in March, and Melissa Pointer says she has never heard from Illinois State Police about whether the driver suffered any consequences. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Parent Running Out Of Options During Teachers' StrikeDenisia Bryant has had to take time off work, while paying her sister to babysit her kids in the morning as she drives for Lyft. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.