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Your Chicago: Second Act Boutique For Cancer Survivors

CBS 2's Kate Sullivan introduces us to a woman who opened a boutique for cancer survivors, in the latest installment of "Your Chicago."more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Teach Your Neighbors

Learnapalooza is a free festival of workshops and seminars being held June 16 in Wicker Park, with another scheduled for Lakeview in July. They're currently accepting applications for folks interested in teaching.... more

2 years ago | Gaper's Block | Permalink

Scott Walker caption contest!

* A Gov. Scott Walker roundup… * Our Opinion: Walker’s tactics not applicable to Illinois * Our View: A stalking Walker more

2 years ago | Capitol Fax | Permalink

State: Condo discriminates by denying service dog for depression

A Lake Shore Drive condo association is accused of violating anti-discrimination laws by refusing to allow a tenant suffering from depression to keep a miniature poodle named Diego as a service animal for therapeutic purposes. more

2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Condo association accused of discrimination for banning poodles

Artist says pet poodles helped him battle depression A 67-year-old painter has sued his Lakeview condominium association for discrimination because it refused to allow him to keep his pet poodles to help him deal with depression. more

2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Condo association accused of discrimination for banning poodles

Artist says pet poodles helped him battle depression A 67-year-old painter has sued his Lakeview condominium association for discrimination because it refused to allow him to keep his pet poodles to help him deal with depression. more

2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

High-Rise Tenant Denied Therapeutic Dog Sparks Lawsuit

State human rights officials filed a lawsuit against a Lake Shore Drive condo association Tuesday, claiming its refusal to allow a tenant to keep a service animal for therapeutic purposes violates anti-discrimination laws.more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Parent groups: Data for longer school day doesn’t add up

A coalition of 16 parent groups Monday demanded a meeting with Mayor Rahm Emanuel to go over the real research on a 7½-hour school day, and not the “misinformation” they charged district officials with spreading. more

2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Opponents of CPS' longer school day join forces against plan

For several months, the greatest resistance to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposed 71/2-hour school day came from parents in middle-class and upper-middle-class communities who say their kids don't need the extra class time. more

2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Video: Masters Winner Bubba Watson Raps Too

Ben Crane, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, & Hunter Mahan have all joined forces with State Farm to raise some money. We get to enjoy the product!more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

In Case You Missed It – Kate Upton Becomes Peter Cottantail

In what may have been the best treat of all on Easter, Kate Upton became Peter Cottontail! more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Aurora Driver Killed As His Car Flips In Oswego

A 21-year-old Aurora man was killed early Saturday morning after he was involved in a single vehicle accident near Route 30 and Fifth Street in west suburban Oswego, police said. more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Maywood Man Shot Multiple Times Dies

A man who was shot four blocks away from his west suburban Maywood home died early Sunday. more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Blue-cart recycling expands to all city neighborhoods

Blue-cart recycling will be expanded to all Chicago neighborhoods next year — and to 20,000 additional households in Wicker Park, Bucktown and Logan Square this week — thanks to $2.2 million saved by forcing city employees to compete against private contractors, City Hall said... more

2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

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