This new course is completely free and completely online. The goal is to educate people on how to talk about the vaccine and maybe convince their neighbors or family to get the shot.

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City Colleges Of Chicago Offer New COVID-19 Vaccine Ambassador Course In Effort To Pick Up Pace Of VaccinationsThis new course is completely free and completely online. The goal is to educate people on how to talk about the vaccine and maybe convince their neighbors or family to get the shot.
Shuttered For More Than Five Years, Chippewa Campground At Kankakee River State Park Could Soon See RepairsAfter years of delays, it appears work will soon get underway to fix up a long-shuttered campground in Kankakee River State Park, and state officials say the repairs could finally be completed by November.
Hard Rock Casino Opening In Gary Fridayhe Hard Rock Casino in Gary, Indiana is opening at 11:30 a.m. on Burr Street near I-80/94. 
Illinois Moves Into 'Bridge Phase' Of Reopening FridayThis is the last step before a full reopening, which could come as soon as next month.
Man Fatally Shot In Grand BoulevardPolice said a 34-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk, near in the 400 block of East 48th Street around 9 p.m., when he was shot several times in the face and leg.
Temperatures In The 70s ReturnCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Nearly 18,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 17,931 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of May 3 in Illinois, according to the DOL's weekly claims report released Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Insurance Company Wouldn't Budge On Claim, He Took Matters Into His Own Hands; Who Monitors Complaints Against Insurers In IL?You're required to have auto insurance in Illinois if you drive, but who's making sure those insurance companies pay out on claims? On Thursday, the CBS 2 Morning Insiders had yet another case of no cash after a crash.
Dive-In Prayer Service For End Of Ramadan Being Held At Aurora's Fox Valley MallMuslim families will gather in west suburban Aurora Thursday for a drive-in prayer service to commemorate the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Weekly Vaccination Site In Englewood Offering Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer dosesAnyone can walk up to the Red Shield Center's parking lot from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursdays this month.
Local Vaccination Sites Begin Administering Pfizer Vaccine To Kids Ages 12 To 15 Thursday; Some Sites Extend Hours Local vaccination sites will begin administering the Pfizer vaccine to children between the ages of 12 and 15 starting Thursday, following recommendation from the CDC.
Firefighters Battle Fire At Vacant Building In EnglewoodAccording to the Chicago Fire Department, the fire broke out at 7100 South Eggleston Avenue. When crews first arrives, flames were shooting from the roof of the building.
Warmup In EffectCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
City Holding Competition To Find The 'Fastest Kids In Chicago'Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Rev. Jesse Jackson and The Chicago Park District are calling for the fastest kids ages 6 to 18 years old to compete in qualifying races leading up to the big day on July 10. 
Suburban Pals Plan To Ride Bikes 100 Miles To Raise Money For Human Trafficking VictimsBiking for a better tomorrow; a suburban man and his close friend are teaming up to ride more than 100 miles to raise money and awareness for human trafficking victims.
Homeowners In Unincorporated Subdivision Fear Scheme Is Afoot For Elk Grove Village To Take Their Property; Lawmakers Deny ItDozens of homeowners living near O'Hare International Airport tell us they're living in limbo, not wanting to spend money to fix up their homes.
Subway Restaurants Hiring Over 400 New Employees In ChicagoThe sandwich chain is filling over 400 new positions in Chicago alone. CBS 2 is Working For Chicago by providing you with the companies hiring during the pandemic. 
Andersonville Farmers Market Opens WednesdayThe Andersonville farmers market opens for the season Wednesday and it's another sign that summer is just around the corner. 
Woman Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run In Lakeview, Half A Mile West Of Wrigley FieldA woman was struck and seriously injured by a car in a hit-and-run Tuesday evening half a mile west of Wrigley Field in Lakeview.
Warmer Temperatures, Sunny SkiesCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
AAA Estimates 1.7 Million Illinoisans Will Hit The Road For Memorial Day Weekend -- How Do They Come Up With Their Predictions?If you’re getting out of Dodge for Memorial Day Weekend, you are definitely not alone. AAA announced Tuesday morning that it estimates 37 million Americans – 60 percent more than 2020 – will travel for the holiday weekend.
Archer Heights Offering Food Giveaway Every Tuesday NightThe free event runs from 6 p.m. to 8:30pm at United Credit Union, located at 45th Street and Pulaski Road, in Archer Heights.
Five Mass Vaccination Sites ToExtend Hours Ahead Of Cook County Health's Decision To Offer Pfizer Vaccine To ChildrenThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15. Cook County Health said it will make a public announcement about when it expects to offer the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12 to 15. The CDC still must provide authorization.
SWAT Team Responding To Building In South LoopPolice were called to the building because at least four men with guns were seen inside the building.

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