CBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the forecast.
Capybaras Now At Brookfield ZooIt's the first time the animals have been at the zoo in 40 years.
Gov. Pritzker Announces $40 Million Workforce Grant ProgramGovernor JB Pritzker announced a new program to help residents and small businesses hit hard by the pandemic.
CSO Returns To The State ThursdayEveryone in the audience must be fully vaccinated or show proof of a negative COVID-19 test.
Chicago Weather: Chilly And Breezy Day, But Big Warmup Coming TomorrowCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest 7-day forecast.
Mayor Lightfoot & Dr. Arwady Announce New Citywide Vaccine CampaignCiting lagging vaccination rates in many zip codes in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday announced a "modest goal" of getting at least 77% of the city's population at least partially vaccinated by the end of the year.
3 Stores Broken Into On Northwest Side; ATMs Stolen, Glass ShatteredBusiness owners are left with questions on the city's northwest side after three stores were broken into Thursday morning.
CDOT Adding 100 Miles Of New And Upgraded Bike LanesJust because the weather is cooling down, you don't need to park your pedals. The Chicago Department of Transportation plans to add 100 miles of new and upgraded bike lanes in the city over the next two years.
3 Teens Shot Within Hours; 1 Dies, 2 Others Seriously HurtA 15-year-old Simeon Career Academy High School student was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting Tuesday afternoon just blocks away from school in the West Chatham neighborhood. Hours later, a second Simeon student was one of two teens seriously wounded in a shooting in Hyde Park.
CTU Says CPS Not Listening To COVID Concerns; Claims Thousands Of Students QuarantinedThe fight over COVID safety measures in Chicago Public Schools rages on, as members of the Chicago Teachers Union held a rally Wednesday morning outside Jensen Elementary Scholastic Academy in East Garfield Park to demand better protections for students and staff. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe reports.
Pediatricians Urging Parents To Think About Needed Care Before Going To ERPhysicians blame an early onset of winter viruses, like RSV, for filling up area emergency rooms. But they're now asking parents to think about what type of care is best before rushing to the emergency room.
High Waves, Dangerous Conditions Along LakefrontIncreasing winds leading to high waves and lakeshore flooding is expected for Wednesday and Thursday.
Guinness Opening Brewery And Taproom In West Loop In 2023Irish brewer Guinness plans to open its second U.S. brewery and taproom in Chicago in early 2023 in the West Loop neighborhood. Katie Johnston reports.
You Can Text 911 In Naperville If You Can't TalkEnter 9-1-1 in the "to" field, then put your location and the emergency in the message, before you send it.
Cool Down In EffectCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
U.S. Secretary Of Education Visits Palatine Junior High SchoolU.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona toured Sundling Junior High School in Palatine on Tuesday to see how the return to in-person classes is going.
Lightfoot 'Disappointed' With Progress Of COVID-19 Testing And Contact Tracing At CPSMayor Lori Lightfoot isn’t happy with how COVID testing and contact tracing is going so far this school year at the Chicago Public Schools. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
High Waves Expected Along Lakefront; Beaches Closed For YearThe Chicago Park District is reminding Chicagoans that beaches are closed for the rest of the year.
Man Shot, Killed During Home Invasion In South Shore; 4 People In CustodyPolice said four offenders were taken into custody.
Mayor Lightfoot Presents 2022 City Budget PlanMayor Lori Lightfoot is delivering her 2022 budget address to the City Council, including her plan for spending $1.9 billion in federal stimulus money. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
Cats In Action Works To Feed, Neuter Feral Cats In WrightwoodThe organization's goal is to feed and trap feral cats. The Wrightwood neighborhood on the northside of the city is where volunteers will be working.
Cook County Unveils New Ad To Get More People VaccinatedThey said they understand people had questions and concerns when the vaccines were first approved.
Scattered Showers, ThunderstormsCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5 To 11; Will Seek U.S. AuthorizationPfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon -- a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters.
2's Got Your Ticket: 'American Mariachi' Takes The Stage At Goodman TheatreIt’s a musical play with a lot of heart and steeped in tradition. 2’s Got Your Ticket, and this week entertainment reporter Vince Gerasole has a preview of the Goodman Theatre’s production of "American Mariachi."