A beloved Jewel-Osco worker with special needs says he was unfairly fired from his job in Glenview, and more than 12,000 people have signed an online petition trying to get the man's job back. Even a state lawmaker is getting involved.
Tinley Park Homeowner Brings Joy, Benefits Charity With Enormous Light DisplayThis holiday season we can all use a little extra joy, and one homeowner in Tinley Park is hoping to bring that to as many people as possible. CBS 2 Photojournalist Alfredo Roman gives us a bird's eye view with Drone 2.
FBI Asking For Help Finding Clarence Hebron, Accused Of Abducting Son After Double MurderThe FBI is asking for help find Clarence Hebron, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend and her brother before abducting his 1-year-old son.
Some Small Businesses Say They Would Not Participate In The Paycheck Protection Program AgainWhen the economy was bottoming out last spring billions of Paycheck Protection Program dollars helped thousands of companies survive. Some of them say the process helped, but they would not do it again if offered.
Lawmaker Concerned About Spike In Chicago Carjackings During PandemicChicago has seen a massive spike in carjackings during the pandemic. That may be because the pandemic has changed the opportunities for crime.
Family Remembers 'Fearless' Retired Firefighter Gunned Down This WeekCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports on what family and friends are saying about Dwain Williams, after he was killed by carjackers earlier this week.
Chicago Weather: A Few Flurries For Sunday's Bears Game At Soldier FieldCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the weekend forecast.
Crossing Guards Unsure Of Employment StatusCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports on why Chicago crossing guards are uncertain about their employment status.
COVID Vaccine DistributionIllinois Governor JB Pritzker announced who will get the first doses of the COVID vaccine and where the vaccines will be distributed.
No Arrests In Shooting Death Of Retired CFD LieutenantCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports family and friends of the fallen former firefighter said he will be missed by all.
Deadly Shooting On The IkeCBS 2's Marissa Parra has the latest on the deadly shooting that shutdown parts of I-290.
Chicago: Sunny And Mild WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at what to expect this weekend.
Munster, Indiana Hospital To Administer COVID Vaccine To Frontline Workers, Healthcare StaffA Northwest Indiana hospital will be the first in the area to administer the COVID vaccine to healthcare and other frontline workers in that region. Katie Johnston reports.
COVID-19 In Indiana: Cases Begin To Surge To Near Records After Thanksgiving DeclineAfter a decline in COVID-19 cases over the long Thanksgiving holiday, the daily numbers of new coronavirus infections are back near record levels in Indiana. Katie Johnston reports.
Tunnel To Towers Paying Mortgages For Local Families Of Fallen First-RespondersA foundation that helps loved ones of fallen first-responders is reaching out to five Illinois families this holiday season.
Chicago Weather: Some Flurries On SundayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the forecast for the weekend.
Extra-Alarm Fire In Richton ParkSeveral families were forced out of their homes Friday morning as firefighters battled an extra-alarm blaze in south suburban Richton Park.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: BronsonThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Bronson. He is a cute and adorable three-year-old Queensland Heeler and he is looking for that special forever home for the holidays.
Bears vs. Lions: Three Things To WatchIt’s a matchup of two teams with one win combined since October as the Bears host the Lions Sunday at Soldier Field. CBS 2's Matt Zahn has three things to watch.
Career Coach: Job Search Tips During The HolidaysCBS 2 is Working For Chicago by working with a career coach every week to help you look for and land a job.
Lanes Closed After Crash Involving Semi-Truck On I-57 Near 147th StreetAccording to Illinois State Police, the incident involved two cars and appears to be a hit-and-run.
Man Injured In Gresham Apartment FireA man was hospitalized after an apartment fire in the Gresham neighborhood early Friday morning.
Mail Service In Edgewater Improving After Major Delays Exposed, But Residents Still Seeking Long-Term FixPeople in Edgewater say they suddenly started getting mail again after our story on their U.S. Postal Service woes regarding delayed letters that had been sent to them weeks earlier.
Retired Firefighter Dwain Williams, 65, Shot Dead During Carjacking Attempt In Morgan ParkCarjackings have been plaguing the entire city in recent weeks. CBS 2s Mugo Odigwe has the latest numbers.
Having To Adapt Because Of COVID-19, Lake Zurich Church Turns Christmas Pageant Into Outdoor HikeHoliday plays are canceled due to COVID-19 this year, but caroling isn’t canceled everywhere.