One northern suburb is getting creative to boost the economy. If you buy a car in Libertyville, you'll get some money to keep shopping around town.
Mass Vaccination Site In Gary, Indiana Available For Appointmentsou do not have to be an Indiana resident to go to the site at Roosevelt High School, it's about a 45 minute drive from Chicago's Loop and right off the expressway.
Chicago Weather: Some Showers For The WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran checks on the extended forecast.
Community First Nurses: Administration Is Putting Workers, Patients At Risk For COVIDNurses said Community First Medical Center violates several state and federal regulations. They claimed that since COVID hit, more than 60 nurses here have caught the virus and three of them have died.
City-Run COVID Vaccine Sites In Chicago Begin Accepting Walk-InsA big vaccination milestone in Chicago, as half of all those eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine have had at least one dose, and that percentage could begin to soar. City-run sites, including the United Center, will start accepting walk-ins on Friday, and CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe tells you what you need to know.
As Chicagoans Complain Of 'Stupid' Mail Problems, Expert Says City Hit 'Particularly Hard' By Postal Service IssuesFrom lost mail to lost tempers, we've reported one postal problem after another and now we're taking the issues we've uncovered to a logistics expert, who said Chicago is particularly hard-hit by recent U.S. Postal Service issues. But CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas learned there could be help on the way.
University Of Chicago Alum, Longtime Employee Told To Leave On-Campus Apartment Unless He Can Find Another University JobA longtime University of Chicago employee said the school is forcing him to move out of his on-campus apartment, even with an eviction moratorium in place – and even though he has never been late on rent.
Blood Banks In Need Of Blood Donors Amid Pandemic; No Longer In Need Of Plasma From COVID SurvivorsThe Red Cross says with vaccinations numbers going up, blood banks are starting to move away from collecting plasma from COVID survivors.
Two Cars Crash Into Restaurant In Albany ParkPolice said the driver of an Infiniti hit a Camry and then the building, near Montrose and Drake avenues around midnight.
Walk-Ins Begin Friday At Chicago-Operated COVID-19 Vaccine SitesAll COVID-19 vaccination sites operated by the City of Chicago, including the United Center, will accept walk-ins Friday -- no appointments necessary.
Bar 22 In South Loop Catches Fire OvernightA fire inside Bar 22 in South Loop overnight left smoke and broken glass early Friday morning.
Warmup In Effect; Scattered Showers PossibleCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
53-Year-Old Man Killed In Little Village FireThe Chicago Fire Department responded to the house, located at 2655 S. Harding Avenue, for heavy flames.
Getting Hosed: A Look At The Universe Of Chicago Water, And Its Sometimes-Sordid HistoryIt's Earth Day. Here at CBS 2, we take water seriously: from lakes and rivers to pipes and bills. From sustainability to our series, "Getting Hosed" — on big, bad, City water bills: an abuse of said resource. CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reports.
Chicago Weather; Rain On The Way On FridayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, April 22, 2021.
Guthrie's Tavern Near Wrigley Filed Will Be Resurrected By New OwnerGuthrie’s Tavern just west of Wrigley Field announced back in July that it was going out of business as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but it’s going to be making a comeback after all.
Morgan Park Neighbors Say Woman Put Poison-Laced Hot Dogs On Lawn For DogsDog owners in Morgan Park are on high alert – accusing a neighbor of trying to poison their pets using hot dogs. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Auto Thieves Steal SUV From Chicago Heights Couple's Driveway; Police Say Dodge SRT's Being TargetedGone in less than 60 seconds – a south suburban couple was left baffled by how easily thieves were able to drive away with heir Dodge SRT. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Car Taken With Children Inside In South Lakeview; Thieves Dropped Children Off UnharmedThe car was stolen on Wolfram Street near Southport Avenue with a 12-year-old girl and an 11-month-old girl inside, police say. They were dropped off two blocks away, but the thieves and the car ended up on the South Side.
Police Shoot Man Wanted In Murder Of Jaslyn Adams, 7, After They Say He Tried To Carjack Family On EisenhowerThe police Gang Unit had been surveilling the suspect in a western suburb and began pursuing him when he took off, only to confront and shoot him when he crashed the vehicle he was driving and tried to carjack a family on the expressway, according to police Supt. David Brown. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Creating Equity In Illinois' Cannabis IndustryState lawmakers have introduced new legislation to increase racial equity in the cannabis industry.
Federal Plan Is Supposed To Keep Unemployment Benefits Going, But Many Say They're Being Held Up In IllinoisMore than one year into the coronavirus pandemic, a very real struggle persists for many people in Illinois as the job crisis continues to grow. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
CPD Superintendent Reflects On His First Year On The JobCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown admitted his department has work to do when it comes to gaining community trust.