Felipe Vallarta has been selling elotes, Mexican street corn, at the intersection of Rogers and Clark for many years. People there say he's a hard worker and they miss seeing him.
SWAT Team Responds To Building In South Loop For Call Of Men With Guns InsidePolice were called to the building because at least four men with guns were seen inside the building in the 1400 block of South Michigan Avenue. A group of people were gathering a room on the third floor when someone called police.
New Age Progression Image Of Missing Aurora Boy Timmothy Pitzen Released 10 Years After His DisappearanceAnyone with information is asked to contact the Aurora Police Department's Timmothy Pitzen Tip Line at 630-256-5516.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Days AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the forecast.
New DMV Facility Opens In Chicago HeightsThe facility at Prairie State University is temporary as repairs are made to an existing DMV site damaged by a fire bomb last year.
Chicago Inmates Play In Chess CompetitionCook County Jail is one of several facilities participating in an international chess tournament where inmates from around the world play against one another.
As CDC Nears Approval Of Pfizer Vaccine For Kids 12 And Up, Doctors Say Vaccinating Children Key To Ending PandemicAs a CDC panel prepares to vote Wednesday on final approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15, some of the Chicago area’s top doctors gathered on Tuesday to help educate parents why it’s safe to get your kids vaccinated.
Former Joliet Catholic School Teacher Out On Bond, Accused Of Trying To Meet Teen For SexA former Catholic school teacher, who was wanted on charges accusing him of trying to meet a teenage boy for sex, surrendered to Joliet police on Tuesday, and was later released on bond.
AAA Estimates 1.7 Million Illinoisans Will Hit The Road For Memorial Day Weekend -- How Do They Come Up With Their Predictions?If you’re getting out of Dodge for Memorial Day Weekend, you are definitely not alone. AAA announced Tuesday morning that it estimates 37 million Americans – 60 percent more than 2020 – will travel for the holiday weekend.
Archer Heights Offering Food Giveaway Every Tuesday NightThe free event runs from 6 p.m. to 8:30pm at United Credit Union, located at 45th Street and Pulaski Road, in Archer Heights.
Five Mass Vaccination Sites ToExtend Hours Ahead Of Cook County Health's Decision To Offer Pfizer Vaccine To ChildrenThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15. Cook County Health said it will make a public announcement about when it expects to offer the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12 to 15. The CDC still must provide authorization.
SWAT Team Responding To Building In South LoopPolice were called to the building because at least four men with guns were seen inside the building.
Cool Day Tuesday With Mostly Sunny SkiesCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory From 1 a.m. To 8 a.m.CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, May 10, 2021.
Gas Prices Rising, National Average Jumps 6 Cents Since Last WeekAnyone filling up right now is going to feel it - a big jump in gas prices.
Oak Park Residents Upset Over Plans For High-Rise Apartment BuildingSome Oak Park residents are fighting to stop a proposal to build a high-rise apartment complex. But as CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports, the developer says the project will benefit the whole community.
Mother Speaks After 7-Year-Old Griffith, Indiana Boy Was Run Over By CarAn emotional Northwest Indiana mother spoke out Monday after her 7-year-old son was run over by a car that jumped the curb. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Firefighters Rescue Person From Burning Building In West PullmanThe Chicago Fire Department responded to the fire in a brick two-flat near 118th and Union around 1:20 p.m.
Teen Basketball Star TaKiya Howard Has Surgery To Remove Bullet From Her Neck After Englewood ShootingTaKiya Howard, an 18-year-old basketball star shot during a drive-by shooting in Englewood, had surgery Monday morning to remove a bullet lodged in her neck.
The COVID Vaccine Comes To Downtown ChicagoEmployees at the Wrigley Building and Merchandise Mart will have health professionals give the COVID vaccine onsite.
When Will IDES Offices Reopen? We Take The Question To Gov. JB PritzkerWith Illinois set to fully reopen in a month, will unemployment offices finally be opening too? CBS 2's Tara Molina took the question to Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Lowest Daily Coronavirus Case Count And Infection Rate In More Than Six WeeksIllinois reported 1,424 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 on Monday, its lowest daily caseload since late March, as the state's infection rate also dropped to its lowest point in seven weeks.
Chicago Area Companies And Consumers Feeling The Effects Of The Global Microchip ShortageThey run everything for kids' toys to ovens to computers, but there is a global shortage of microchips.
Chicago Weather: Some Frost Monday NightCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.
Why Did Construction Of Navy Pier Flyover Take So Long?The long-stalled Navy Pier Flyover, often maligned for having taken longer to build than the Golden Gate Bridge, finally has been completed -- three years later than originally expected. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.