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.
The Miracle Center Bringing Mission Of Teaching Creative Arts To Inner City Youth To New Home; 'What We Do Is Changing Lives'Morning Insider Jim Williams tells us, The Miracle Center has a new home to serve even more young people. It's in their title, and what they do; The Miracle Center teaches theater, music, dance, and film to young people.
Record 53,000 Rat Complaints Help Chicago Retain Crown As Rattiest City In America For 7th Year In A RowMorning Insider Tim McNicholas has been tracking a surge in complaints that, over the past couple weeks, became record-breaking.
Thief Smashes Front Door Of Halal Guys Restaurant On Near North Side To Steal Money From Cash RegisterA fast food restaurant was targeted in a burglary on the Near North Side early Wednesday morning.
Investigation Underway After 74-Year-Old Man Found Dead In Englewood HomeA 74-year-old man was found dead after being shot and killed inside his Englewood home.
Police Task Force Arrest Carjacking Suspect Hour After Vehicle Was Stolen In EnglewoodPolice said a black Dodge Durango was stolen at gunpoint from a 36-year-old man in the 3600 block of South Damen Avenue around 11 p.m. Tuesday.
Another Mostly Sunny Day Ahead; Frost Advisory In Effect In Northwest IndianaCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Security Guard In Critical Condition After Falling 15 Feet Into Hole In Aurora Parking LotThe man was walking around the building when he fell into the hole, which was dug for utility work.
Chicago Weather: Frost In Northwest IndianaCBS 2 Chief Meteorologist Albert Ramon has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021.
Walter Payton College Prep Principal Goes Viral With Her Smooth Dance MovesThe principal at Walter Payton College Prep was recently the center of the action for homecoming night – and it was about more than just her smooth moves. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Chicago-Based United, Boeing Step Up In Effort To Get Afghan Refugees To Safer PlacesAs Afghan refugees seek to travel to safer locations, two Chicago companies are helping them get there.
Large Turnout For Vigil For Gio Leon, 7-Year-Old Boy Hit, Killed By CarThere was an overwhelming turnout Tuesday night for Gio Leon, a little boy who was killed after he chased a ball into the street in south suburban Chicago Heights recently.
Standoff In Lemont Ends Peacefully; Child And Man Removed From HomeSWAT teams were on the scene for hours Tuesday for a standoff near southwest suburban Lemont.
Data Show More Than 100 Carjackings In Austin Community This Year, Just 5 Not Far Away In HermosaWith just over two months left in the calendar year, CBS 2’s Chris Tye breaks down the patterns and geography of a crime whose numbers are soaring.
Thousands of COVID Test Kits Stolen From Northwestern UniversityAuthorities said at around 5:00 there were reports of a burglary from the Foster-Walker Complex located at 1927 Orrington Avenue. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Water Issues, Boil Order Persist In Dixmoor As Blame Game Erupts With HarveyWater issues continued Tuesday in south suburban Dixmoor, where residents have been struggling with low pressure and have been under a boil order for 11 days now. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
SWAT Teams Surround Home In Lemont; Child InsideSWAT teams were on the scene late Tuesday for a standoff near southwest suburban Lemont.
Login Problems Plague IDESTens of thousands of people are still waiting for a call back from the Illinois Department of Employments Services (IDES) about their benefits.
Chicago Weather: Cool Down Comes After HalloweenCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Chicago Carjackings: A Breakdown By CommunityThe Austin community has seen far and away the most carjackings in the city this year. CBS 2’s Chris Tye reports.
Chicago Car Thieves Now Target Locksmiths For Key Fobs And Programing DevicesIt's the latest target for car thieves. It's a device that doesn't look like much, but for crooks, it's the key to quickly getting behind the wheel of as many cars as they want. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Maryland, Georgia, Mississippi, And Louisiana Removed From Chicago Travel AdvisoryMaryland, Georgia, Mississippi, and Louisiana are being removed from Chicago’s COVID-19 travel advisory this week. There are now 41 states and two territories on the list.
Chicago Hauntings: The Ghosts Of The Eastland DisasterOn July 24, 1915, the SS Eastland was parked along the Chicago River when it capsized. Ever since, people have reported hearing and seeing apparitions near the site of the disaster, and at the makeshift morgue that later became Harpo Studios.
Maryland, Georgia, Mississippi, And Louisiana Removed From Chicago Travel AdvisoryMaryland, Georgia, Mississippi, and Louisiana are being removed from Chicago’s COVID-19 travel advisory this week. Katie Johnston reports.
WalletHub Ranks Chicago With The Second Most Popular SkylineIt was just named second most popular skyline in the country. An online art gallery pulled data from social media to find which ones get the most love online.