Some North Chicago police officers on disability and receiving pensions who are being threatened to either go back to work or lose their pensions have been waiting since 2019 to resolve the issue.
Outbound Kennedy Expressway Entrance Ramps Closed From Armitage To Irving Park Due To Montrose Bridge ConstructionThe construction work to rebuild the Montrose bridge over the Kennedy means a little detour for drivers.
Three Homes Targeted In Ruse Burglaries In Oak LawnA warning to suburban homeowners: Thieves are posing as village workers to get inside people's homes. Three homes in Oak Lawn were targeted in less than a week.
Chicago Weather: Mostly Sunny, Warm Weekend With Temperatures Reaching 50CBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 5 a.m. forecast for Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Skies For This WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, Feb. 26, 2021.
Bar And Restaurant Owners Fight For Late Night Hours While Trying To Stay In Business Amid COVID-19 PandemicFighting for more hours, bars and restaurants still have to close at midnight with last call for drinks at 11 p.m. Those restricted hours are particularly difficult for late night spots with special hour licenses.
Investigation Launched At Calumet City School Due To Controversial Black History Month AssignmentA controversial Black History Month school assignment has launched an investigation at a south suburban school.
Oak Lawn Police Warn Of Thieves Posing As Utility WorkersA warning to suburban homeowners: Thieves are posing as village workers to get inside people's homes. T
Shooting Shuts Down Inbound Eisenhower ExpresswayAll inbound lanes on the Eisenhower Expressway at Cicero have been shut down
USPS Investigates More Than $100,000 Dollars In Mailed Checks Stolen By ScammersSomewhere between dropping checks in the mail and them getting in the hands of the people they are written to, they are disappearing -- more than $100,000 worth.
Lollapalooza, Other Summer Events Could Return In Person In Some Form For 2021Lollapalooza turned virtual last year, and now organizers are hinting at a possible in-person return.
Mass Vaccinations To Be Given At The United CenterCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports work is underway to transform the sports and entertainment complex into a place where thousands will be vaccinated started in March.
Black History: At 101, Catherine Stovall Receives Dr. Martin Luther King Lifetime Achievement HonorIt was a long time coming for a south suburban trailblazer to win the Dr. Martin Luther King Lifetime Achievement award.
Chicago Weather: Temps In The 50s This WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the extended forecast.
Wicker Park Residents Want Waste Management To Pick Up Piled Up GarbageAlmost two weeks after the area's big snowstorm, and some Chicagoans are still dealing with dumpsters packed with so much trash, the lids won't close. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports from Wicker Park where one mom is running out of patience.
Fire Department Rescues Dog From Burning BuildingChicago firefighters make a special rescue from a house fire in a south chicago neighborhood: A dog and her new puppy.
Confusion Over EBT Meal Card For CPS StudentsAbout a million of the neediest kids across the state will be receiving debit card dollars to buy food thanks to an extra $110 million dollars a month in federal funding. But an email went out from CPS that said all students would get the benefit regardless of income. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
United Center To Be Mass COVID Vaccination SiteCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports the phrase "take the shot" will soon have a new meaning at the United Center. The parking lot at the Madhouse on Madison is about to become a mass vaccination site.
McPlant and More: Beyond Meat Inks McDonald's, Yum DealsPlant-based food company Beyond Meat will be partnering with several fast food chains, including Chicago-based McDonald's, in the coming years. Katie Johnston reports.
Former White Sox Player Micah Johnson Uses Power Of Art To Inspire OthersFrom showcasing sports as an art form to displaying his work in an art gallery, Former Chicago White Sox player Micah Johnson is using his skills to inspire others to chase their dreams.
Chicago Weather: Sunshine On SaturdayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Montrose Bridge Construction This WeekendThe construction work to rebuild the Montrose Bridge over the Kennedy means a little detour for drivers this weekend.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: VivViv is the PAWS Pet of the Week. She is a fun and frisky one-year-old beagle mix looking for a loving forever home.
Mass Vaccination Site To Open Next Month At United Center Parking LotTake the shot" will soon have a new meaning at the United Center. The parking lot at the Madhouse on Madison is about to become a mass vaccination site. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
David Koechner On The Second City, Chicago, "The Office"The actor talks with us about his new movie "The Right One," how Chicago shaped his comedy career and what playing Todd Pack in "The Office" revealed about our country.