CBS 2’s Tara Molina looks into complaints where people say the State of Illinois still has not sent out the paperwork they desperately need to file their taxes.
Some Illinois Unemployment Recipients Still Haven't Received 1099-G Tax FormsCBS 2’s Tara Molina looks into complaints where people say the State of Illinois still has not sent out the paperwork they desperately need to file their taxes.
Man Who Moved From Chicago Gets His Forwarded Mail Delivered 3 Months LateThis is one of the most epic mail fails we've heard about – and thanks to the Post Office's own letter stickers, we can show you just how lousy it was. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
‘Anjanette Young Ordinance’ Aims for Stricter Search Warrant ReformsMembers of City Council are pushing for stricter search warrant reforms with a new city ordinance named after Anjanette Young, the innocent social worker wrongly raided by Chicago Police officers. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
Restaurants Fight To Have Insurance Companies Pay COVID-19 Business Interruption ClaimsThere was a small victory this week for a group of restaurants fighting to have insurance companies pay out certain COVID-19 claims. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Some Chicago Neighborhoods Are Allowing Anyone 18 And Over To Get A COVID VaccineAs COVID case numbers go down, the number of people in Chicago getting the vaccine is going up -- even people not categorized in the current Phase 1B, which is the elderly and essential workers. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Pandemic Layoff Proves To Be Blessing In Disguise For Pilsen Pet Fashion DesignerAlmost a year into the pandemic, the domino effect of quarantine continues. It seems businesses are closing left and right, but CBS 2 calculated more than 250 new clothing and shoe shops sprouted after the virus spread. Morning Insider Lauren Victory introduces us to a dog lover who found success when COVID-19 made things "ruff."
Chicago To Begin Gradual Reopening Of LakefrontNearly a year after the city's lakefront, playgrounds, and indoor swimming pools were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chicago Park District plans to begin reopening them soon. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Park District To Begin Reopening Lakefront, Playgrounds, Indoor PoolsNearly a year after the city's lakefront, playgrounds, and indoor swimming pools were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chicago Park District plans to begin reopening them soon.
COVID-19 Vaccines Delayed After Weather Affects Shipments Across CountryThe weather is proving to be one of the latest challenges with getting people vaccinated. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra found stores in the area that have been busy rescheduling canceled appointments.
Many Sick Children In Northwest Indiana Have To Go All The Way To Indianapolis For TreatmentWhy are so many critically ill children in Northwest Indiana having to be driven hours to see the specialists they need to survive? CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
New Push To Reopen Illinois Unemployment Offices, Closed For Nearly A YearAn advocate told lawmakers just last week the doors should not still be shut at Illinois Unemployment offices. CBS 2’s Tara Molina continues on her months-long crusade to get a simple question answered – what’s taking so long?
2 Firefighters Hospitalized After Mayday Call During South Chicago BlazeThere was a major scare Monday night for some Chicago firefighters as they fought a blaze in South Chicago Monday night. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Finance Committee Backs $575,000 In Settlements For Two Lawsuits Accusing Police Of MisconductFollowing an unusually lengthy discussion, a key City Council committee on Monday signed off on paying a $175,000 settlement to a West Side family who were victims of police officers raiding the wrong apartment four years ago.
Video Shows Brauer House In Lombard Holding Concert That Appears To Have Large Crowd, Few Masks, No Social DistancingIt looks like a fun, pre-pandemic concert, but the only problem is, the videos of the show were snapped on Saturday night at a venue in west suburban Lombard.
Illinois Ranks Last For Administering Second COVID-19 ShotGov. JB Pritzker said there is a valid reason why it's the case. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Illinois Ranks Last Among States For People With Second COVID-19 Doses Per CapitaThe State of Illinois has touted its robust plan to rollout coronavirus vaccine statewide. So why are we at the very bottom of the list for second rounds shots of vaccine, per capita? CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
2 Killed, 13 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsAt least 15 people were shot in Chicago this weekend, and two of them were killed.
Chicago Vaccine Angels Try To Bridge Gap For Those Who Can’t Find Vaccine AppointmentsScoring a coronavirus vaccine appointment can feel a lot like a competition – as people with internet access and tech savvy can edge out others. CBS 2’s Marissa Parra on Sunday explained the frustration, and what a high schooler is doing to help.
2 Sisters And Their Sons, Ages 6 And 17, Killed In Crash In Rolling MeadowsFour family members – two of them children – were gone in an instant this weekend when a driver plowed into their car on a northwest suburban road. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Car Struck By Bullet On Edens ExpresswayPolice responded to a shooting on the Edens Expressway just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday night. The driver pulled over near Old Orchard Road in Skokie. Illinois State police are handling the investigation.
Park Ridge Police Investigating After Woman's Body Found In Snow BankA woman was found dead Saturday afternoon in a snowbank in Park Ridge.
Chicago Weather: Snow Late Sunday Afternoon Before A Warmup To The Low 40s By TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021.
Man Arrested After Woman, Two Young Girls Stabbed In Bronzeville ApartmentA man has been arrested after police say he stabbed a woman and two young girls with a knife in a Bronzeville apartment building early Sunday morning.
Woman's Body Found In Snowbank In Park RidgeA woman was found dead Saturday afternoon in a snowbank in Park Ridge, and police believe her body may have been there for days. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.