Postal Police insist it’s safe to mail checks in Park Ridge, even after CBS 2 discovered a federal investigation into check fraud there. But at least one postal expert says you should think twice about that. He shared advice for customers with CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas.
Deliberations Resume Monday For DePaul Student Accused Of Assisting Terrorist GroupDeliberations resume Monday in the case of a former DePaul student accused of helping ISIS.
Hispanic Heritage Month: Harold Washington College President Daniel Lopez Overcame Great Odds To Reach That RoleToday, on the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, we share the story of a man who overcame countless obstacles to become president of Harold Washington College.
Chicago's Only Yarn Store On The Far South Side Gives Opportunity For Connection And CraftsMiss Purl, on 95th Street, is the only independently owned place to buy yarn on Chicago's Far South Side.
Drivers Suspect Scam After Cars Towed From Lot During ConcertThe drivers told CBS 2 people were out taking money for the parking lot, near Lawrence and Broadway avenues. One driver said the people taking money were wearing yellow vests.
Manhunt Underway In Tinley Park For Suspects Tied To Shooting, Double HomicideSeveral law enforcement agencies are looking for murder suspects tied to a shooting in Posen and a double homicide in Hammond, Indiana.
Suspected Drunk Driver Taken Into Custody After Crashing At Kostner Avenue Ramp Off Eisenhower ExpresswayThe car was seriously damage after crashing into bushes at Kostner Avenue just before 4:30 a.m.
Aireon Luster, 24, Charged With Murder Of 7-Year-Old Serenity Broughton, Expected In Court ThursdayChicago Police Supt. David Brown said 24-year-old Aireon Luster has been charged with murder and attempted murder in the shooting. Luster was arrested Wednesday morning in the basement of his grandmother's home in suburban Riverside, after he was identified as one of two gunmen responsible for the shooting.
Volunteers Helping People Get Through Layers Of Pandemic Hardship With 'Lasagna Love'You might wonder what pasta has to do with a pandemic, what tough times have to do with lasagna. One organization is trying to help people through recent hardships one dinner at a time.
Chicago International Film Festival Returns, With Screenings At 5 TheatersThe red carpet is officially rolled out for the 57th annual Chicago International Film Festival, with the chance to be among the first to view possible movie award winners underway.
Rainy Day ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
1 Person Shot On Dan Ryan Expressway At 75th StreetOne person was shot on the Dan Ryan Expressway at 75th Street overnight.
Death Investigation Underway After Body Found In Apartment Fire In Brighton ParkPolice said the man was found unresponsive and was pronounced dead on the scene. The cause of the man's death is unknown at this time and is under investigation.
Cook County Jail Inmates Competing In Online Chess TournamentThe two-day event will include 43 teams from 31 countries, making it the largest tournament of its kind.
CBS 2's Audrina Bigos Guest Hosts Drew Barrymore ShowCBS 2's Audrina Bigos shared some of Chicago's delicious treats when she guest hosted the Drew Barrymore Show this week.
Amazon Revealed As Mystery Company Behind Massive Geneva Warehouse Project; Neighbors Urge City To Reject PlanNew public records suggest Amazon plans to run a massive warehouse planned for west suburban Geneva – the first time the company behind the mystery project has been revealed – but the company is still being tight-lipped about their plans.
Pact Of Love: Separating Facts, Fiction In An Open AdoptionMorning Insider Lauren Victory shares a beautiful story that shatters adoption misconceptions ahead of National Adoption Month this November.
Chicago Veteran Job Fair Being Held At Soldier Field ThursdayDisabled American Veterans and Recruit Military are hosting the job fair at Soldier Field from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Grandmother Of 14-Year-Old Student Shot Outside High School In Bronzeville To Provide UpdateThe grandmother plans to speak on behalf "Purpose Over Pain," a group working to keep gun violence from taking young lives. She will address the public at 10:30 a.m. at St. Sabina Church.
Man Found Dead In Basement After Apartment Fire In South AustinThe Chicago Fire Department said a 55-year-old man was found dead in the three-story building, located at 5038 West Congress Parkway, just after midnight.
'An Overwhelming Feeling': $20 Million Dollar Investment Coming To South Chicago NeighborhoodGood news for a South Chicago neighborhood. It's about to get a $20 million shot in the arm, thanks to an investment from Fifth Third Bank.
Training Program Working To Pump Out New Plumbers As Fast As It Can Amid Shortage Of Skilled WorkersBusted pipes and leaky faucets - there's never a lack of work for plumbers. Lately the issue is scheduling one, thanks to a shortage of skilled workers.
Showers Tuesday Morning, Afternoon SunshineCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Storms ApproachingCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
After 19-Month Pandemic Hiatus, Sopraffina Marketcaffe Reopening Adams Street Restaurant In The Loop; 'I Missed Our Family'Morning Insider Lauren Victory takes us inside one eatery that's held out more than a year and half to hold their soft re-opening on Monday.