Every October, we see products and storefronts decked out in pink; 5Ks and fundraisers with that signature ribbon. The importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month cannot be understated, especially the message about yearly breast cancer screenings. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
CTA Holiday Train Returns This WeekendSanta returns to welcome passengers back on board with the Allstate CTA Holiday Train ride on Friday.
Shop Local At Stores Giving Back In Lincoln Square And RavenswoodShop local and get to know your community the Lincoln Square, Ravenswood community. There are deals at store that support residents this holiday season.
Black Friday Shopping Underway In The Chicago AreaStores have already opened their doors for Black Friday shopping. Here's what you need to know.
Former Mortal Kombat Video Game Actress In Batavia Dusts Off Her Costume For Battle To Raise Awareness For Cerebral PalsyKerri Ann Hoskins Reavis was a fighter on the small screen before she became a fighter for her sons.
Cold Day FridayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Burglars Target The North Face Store, Foot Locker In Wicker ParkAround 2 a.m., police reported a break in and burglary at the North Face store near Damen and North avenues. When officers arrived, alarms were going off and the front doors had been pried open.
Brookfield Zoo's 'Holiday Magic' Light Festival Returns Friday For 40th YearMore than 2 million lights are going up this year the 40th year of light festivities. You can enjoy great holiday photo-ops and of course, don't forget to visit the animals.
Art On TheMART Debuting 'Shaping The Future' Projections FridayIt's called "Shaping The Future" and it features the work of students in Chicago's "After School Matters" program. All of the artwork in the new presentation are actually images of student art already on display throughout the city.
Woman Shot And Killed By Stray Bullet Inside Gresham HomeA woman was killed by a bullet that came through a front window of her Gresham home early Friday morning.
2 Tow Truck Drivers Shot At Crash Scene in Belmont CentralTwo tow truck drivers were shot while on a crash scene in the Belmont Central early Thursday morning.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Bronzeville Apartment FireA fire leads to a man's death near 49th and Washington in Bronzeville early Thursday morning.
Chicago Weather: Colder Feel As Temps Fall During The DayCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon with the latest Chicago forecast.
Chicago Thanksgiving Parade Returns After First CancellationThe Chicago Thanksgiving Parade returns Thursday and will feature the traditional, large high-flying balloons, as well as dance acts, marching bands, floats, and even some special guests. The parade will stretch from Wells Drive to Randolph.
Momentum Coffee Owners Working To Create Opportunities For Other Black Business OwnersPromoting Black-owned businesses on Black Friday; the economic impact has a ripple effect throughout the community.
Turkey Giveaway Kicks Off At 8 a.m. In River WestCasino company Bally's, Black Men United, and the Chicago Urban League are hosting turkey giveaways. Their last giveaway is at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Tribune Publishing Center on Chicago Avenue and Halsted Street.
Warmer Day WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon as the forecast.
Thanksgiving Travel: Here's What You Need To Know Before Heading OutCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe has the travel tips you need to know before heading out.
Armed Teenagers Targeting Car Owners In Mount Greenwood And Morgan ParkPolice said victims parked their cars in a driveway, when multiple armed teenagers demanded their vehicles and personal belongings.
16-Year-Old Boy Charged In Murder Of 18-Year-Old Azul De La GarzaThe teen was taken into custody Monday afternoon.
Thrift Store For Art Supplies Is Also Trying To Protect The EnvironmentMorning Insider Jim Williams explains about a store that just opened its second location in the Chicago area, welcomed by artists and teachers alike.
Darrell Brooks, Suspect In Waukesha Christmas Parade Tragedy Expected To Appear In Court TuesdayDarrell Brooks, 39, was charged with five counts of murder after he allegedly plowed through a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on Sunday, killing at least five and injuring dozens more.
Another Cold Morning, Milder Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Cancels Classes For Rest Of Week Due To Staff ShortagesClasses are canceled again Tuesday, and the rest of this week, for the Evanston/Skokie District 65. In a letter to parents, the district says "we do not have adequate staffing or sub coverage."
Following Challenges From The Pandemic, Local Business Owner Turns To DePaul's Law Program For Legal HelpDuring the pandemic, many businesses had to pivot and innovate. But making those changes isn't always easy.