South Sider Eric S.J, Blain Takes Us Behind The Scene Of The Young And The RestlessCBS 2 goes behind the scenes with a South Sider who won a casting call and guest roll on the CBS daytime drama, The Young and the Restless.
This Weekend Is The 19th Annual Ribfest Chicago In NorthcenterCBS 2's Erin Kennedy and Lionel Moise talk to Michelle Lesco, who is participating in Rib-Mania Eight. She is currently the No. 9 professional eater in the world.
Star Wars Turns 40!Legoland master model builder, Greg Nuse, visits CBS 2 to talk about this weekend's homage to Star Wars at Legoland Discovery Center in Schaumburg. (https://chicago.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/)
Healthy Family Grilling Options For SummerGrilling with, and for, kids doesn't always have to equate to hotdogs and hamburgers. Culinary Consultant Rebecca Andexler visits CBS 2 to discuss ways to get the whole family involved for your summer barbecues, such as a shish kabob bar and a DIY grill pizza! (TheInspiredHome.com & HomemakersHabitat.com)
Spring Planting: It's Not Just About The FlowersTim Pollak from the Chicago Botanic Garden visits CBS 2 to share ways to make your garden the best on the block! (chicagobotanic.org)
Lake Forest ShowhouseThe Lake Forest Showhouse features work from more than 30 of the top interior and landscape designers in the Chicago area. One of those designers, Jodi Morton, visits CBS 2 to share pro design tips to steal for your home!
Do Extraordinary Psychic Abilities Really Exist?Local author and journalist Jenniffer Weigel joins CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot in the studio to talk about her new book -- Psychics, Healers, & Mediums: A Journalist, a Road Trip, and Voices from the Other Side. In the book, Weigel puts these psychically gifted people to the test.
Planting Your Spring GardenHome Depot Garden Supervisor Tony Rose visits CBS 2 to discuss the best methods to practice when going from garden to table.
Mother’s Day Gifts for The Mommy-To-BeNot yet a mom? But soon will be? Lifestyle expert Nekia Nichelle visits CBS 2 with some adorable and heartwarming gifts for soon-to-be moms for Mother’s Day.
Kentucky Derby CocktailsCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot speaks with Ivana Susich, Beverage Director, Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap on how to make a proper mint julep and other cocktails for next week’s Kentucky Derby. For more information, visit http://www.jakemelnicks.com
The Karam Foundation Helps Build A Better Future For Syrian RefugeesCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot speaks with Lina Sergie Attar with The Karam Foundation on ways to help Syrian Refugees and how to attend a fundraising luncheon for refugees with Chelsea Handler. For more information, visit https://www.karamfoundation.org/
Back 2 School Illinois Host Annual Fundraiser Benefiting Illinois Kids In NeedCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot talks to Matthew Kurtsman, CEO of Back 2 School Illinois about donating school supplies to Illinois kids in need and their upcoming fundraiser. For more information, visit www.b2si.org
Good Food & Local FarmingChef Rick Bayless is celebrating 30 years of Mexican cuisine at Frontera Grill. Chef Rob Levitt visits CBS 2 to chat about the anniversary party and share a couple of the dishes that will be served Sunday night. (www.frontera30.org, www.localfoods.com)
CBS 2's Irika Sargent Joins "The Talk," With Two Other Chicago GuestsCBS 2's Irika Sargent reports.
CBS 2's Irika Sargent Talk About Her Trip To LA And Time Guest Hosting On "The Talk"CBS 2's Irika Sargent reports.
Traveling Like A LocalFounders of A Toast To Travel, John Helling and Natalie Mosallam, visit CBS 2 to share tips for traveling like a local when visiting countries abroad. Head to their website, http://www.atoasttotravel.com/, for further information, or check them out on social media!
ABTA 5K Run/WalkThe American Brain Tumor Association held its annual 5K Run/Walk at Soldier Field Sunday morning. Two participants, Jennie Bishop and Mira Rodgers, visit CBS 2 to share their personal connection to the cause. (http://www.abta.org/) (http://hope.abta.org/site/TR/BT5K/BT5K-2015?team_id=37433&pg=team&fr_id=3561#.WPy0dvnyvRa)
National Sleep Awareness WeekRegistered Dietician Rene Ficek visits CBS 2 to talk about which foods you should eat, as well as those to avoid, to help get a better night's sleep.
Tequila & Sangria Festival PreviewKaitie Gaimari, Players Sport & Social Group, and Adam Melberth, el Jimador Tequila Brand Champion, visit CBS 2 to talk about their upcoming event. (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chicago-tequila-sangria-festival-tickets-32136688701?aff=cbs)
'Queen' Premiere At Chicago's Victory Gardens TheaterPlaywright Madhuri Shekar visits CBS 2 to talk about the world premier of her new play, 'Queen.' (http://victorygardens.org/our-season/queen/)
DIY Easter BasketsLifestyle Expert Limor Suss visits CBS 2 to talk about easy DIY Easter baskets that are great for all ages. She's even created an edible Easter basket!
Easter Candy From Kohler Original Recipe ChocolatesCBS 2's Roseanne Tellez speaks with Anette Righi Diefendi, Head Chocolatier at Kohler Original Recipe Chocolates in Kohler, Wisconsin. To order chocolates, head to their website http://www.kohlerchocolates.com/ and on April 9 use promo code: EGGS25 to receive 25% off your order.
Orphans of the Storm Dog Adoption And Upcoming FundraiserCBS 2's Ed Curran sits down with Gail Donahue from Orphans of the Storm shelter to talk about one of their adoptions pups, Moo and their upcoming 'Love is a 4-Legged Word' fundraising event at Ravinia Greens in Riverwoods. For more info, visit http://www.kohlerchocolates.com/
Chicago Chess Center And The Upcoming Grandmast Invitational TournamentCBS 2's Roseanne Tellez sat down with John Winick with the Chicago Chess Center to discuss the benefits chess has on children and its upcoming chess tournament. For more info, visit http://www.kohlerchocolates.com/