Right off the Dan Ryan Expressway, near 92nd Street, you'll hear some sweet sounds: perhaps an aria or a violin concerto or a jazz riff. As CBS 2's Jim Williams shows us, it all comes from talented students at a school that enriches its South Side community.
Organization Helps With Food, Supplies For Undeserved NeighborhoodsThe group is providing supplies for people living in tent cities.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: RafiThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Rafi. He's a two-year-old shepherd and is described as a gentle giant.
Chicago Weather: Very Warm Weekend On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has a look at the extended forecast.
Auburn Gresham Group Wins $10 Million Prize To Boost Neighborhood DevelopmentA community group on Chicago’s South Side on Thursday was the recipient of a $10 million grant from a foundation to boost a million-dollar development to transform an abandoned building and a vacant lot into a neighborhood gathering spot.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Rules To Penalize Businesses That Violate Mask MandateWith COVID-19 numbers in Illinois going the wrong way, Gov. JB Pritzker has announced new rules regarding how businesses in the state can help slow the spread. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces New Rules For Businesses To Enforce Mask Mandate, Including Possible FinesFacing a rise in new COVID-19 cases in Illinois over the last several weeks, Gov. JB Pritzker is issuing new rules allowing local authorities to fine businesses, schools, and child care facilities that repeatedly fail to enforce the statewide mask mandate and social distancing requirements.
Recovery Underway After Body Found In Belmont HarborA recovery mission is underway after a body was located near Belmont Harbor.
How Did Illinois See An Increase In July Tax Collections During The Pandemic? 'July Was Not A Normal Month'CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory made some interesting finds in the state's revenue report released this week.
Man In Custody After Shots Fired At And By Police In ChathamOne person is in custody after being involved in a shootout with police early Friday morning.
Glenview Teen Dies In StabbingPolice in north suburban Glenview are investigating the murder of a 15-year-old boy.
Dancer Loses Thousands Of Dollars After Scammers Funnel Unemployment Funds Through Her Bank AccountA supposed video production group is targeting artists and soliciting their services.
Heat, Humidity Returns This WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest forecast.
A Quiet Forecast For FridayCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020.
Cub Scout Pack's Treasured Possessions Found Thrown In DumpsterA Cub Scout pack has called an East Side neighborhood Archdiocese school home for decades, and the boys and their parents were quite upset after priceless items stored at the school were tossed in the trash. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
IL Secretary Of State's Employees Say Some Staffers Were Transferred After COVID-19 Case At Chicago SouthThe Illinois Secretary of State's office said they traced the contacts of an employee who tested positive for COVID-19 at the Chicago South facility and decided they can keep half of the building open safely, while the driver's services employees quarantine. But that's not happening. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Loyola Dorms To Be Closed This FallThe university has taken the action as a precaution against COVID-19.
Mail Thieves With USPS Master Key On The Loose On North SideThe frustration from the residents has been overflowing – and not just from packages getting stolen. One property manager said despite police making an arrest, the crook keeps bonding out. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Ald. Michael Scott Tests Positive For COVID-19Scott appeared at a news conference with Mayor Lightfoot and other officials on Wednesday; the city says other officials tested negative.
Wild Motorcycle Rides Rattle ResidentsCBS 2's Marissa Parra reports on what's being done to curb wild motorcycle rides in Chicago.
Little Libraries In Southwest Side Parks Offer More Than Just BooksGetting resources to struggling neighborhoods is more important than ever now, and people in neighborhoods on Chicago’s Southwest Side are getting creative doing it. As CBS 2’s Steven Graves reports, the effort is benefiting the old and young.
Lakefront Restaurants And Concessions Reopening, But Chicago Beaches Still ClosedWhile the city's beaches are still closed, lakefront visitors can soon enjoy a view of the sand and waves while dining out on the patio of one of several lakeside restaurants.
Public Guardian Says Health Care Change Could Put 18,000 Foster Kids At RiskMedical care for 18,000 foster children is at risk, according to Cook County Public Guardian Charles Golbert. CBS 2 Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Remote Learning Leads To Surge In Childcare Needs For FamiliesThousands of working parents have been left scrambling for childcare as Chicago Public Schools goes to all remote learning for the fall as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
IDES Fraud Centers On Stolen Social Security NumbersCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports stolen Social Security numbers are at the center of a massive fraud scheme targeting IDES.