AT&T Still Billing Elmhurst Customers Who Haven’t Had Phone Service In Nearly 3 MonthsSenior citizens in an Elmhurst neighborhood are frustrated and concerned, because their AT&T landlines have been down for nearly three months, yet the company is still sending out bills despite no service.
New ‘Talent Solutions Connector’ Tool Seeks To Help Cook County Businesses Find Potential New EmployeesWe’re Working For Chicago, and always looking for new ideas to help connect the dots of job to worker. Morning Insider Lauren Victory shares more about a tool coming soon called the “Talent Solutions Connector.”
5-Year-Old Boy Found Walking Around Belmont CTA StationA 5-year-old boy was reunited with his mother after being found walking around the Belmont CTA station just before 3 a.m.
3 Dead, 2 In Critical Condition After Shooting In Kenosha, WisconsinPolice have not relapsed details on the shooting, but police tape is surrounding a house near 6th Avenue and 40th Place.
Showers Wednesday Afternoon, NightCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
6-Year-Old Girl Shot In Arm In West EnglewoodThe girl was sitting on a porch on Seeley Avenue when someone fired from a passing vehicle.
Chicago Weather: Mild Again Wednesday, Rain Chance LateCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021.
Thieves Stole Man’s Identity To Get Rental Cars, And He Keeps Getting Socked With The BillsCriminals nationwide are stealing victims’ identities and using those to rent cars. These rentals are then stolen, sold, and shipped overseas, or used here to commit other crimes locally. In either case, the identity theft victim is left to clean up the mess. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini talked with one man, Brandon Mayes, who has been a repeated victim of this crime since 2019.
Portage Park Woman Says Her Block Has Been Left In The DarkA Portage Park woman has been trying to get her old streetlights back up and running for months. CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports.
West Town Pizzeria Owner Couldn’t Open This Past Weekend Due To Labor ShortageMany business owners say finding new employees is harder than it has ever been, and economists say there is no sign of that changing anytime soon. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Water Pressure Problems Continue In DixmoorWater problems persisted Tuesday in south suburban Dixmoor, where a boil order remains in effect.
Special Ceremony Honors Murdered Chase Bank Worker Jessica VilaythongLast month, River North bank teller Jessica Vilaythong died after being stabbed on the job. On Tuesday night, family and friends kept Vilaythong’s name alive through tradition and faith. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
Several Vehicles Involved In Englewood AccidentSeveral vehicles, including at least one police truck, were demolished in a chaotic crash in Englewood Tuesday night.
Orange And Green Line Service Disrupted After Person Is Killed By TrainPolice say a man threw himself in front of a train at the Roosevelt stop.
‘We Built Something Special’CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reports it was still an important moment for the city. This fanbase is loyal, proud and on Tuesday, was full of energy.
Garfield Park Little League Coaches Say State Bureaucracy Is Standing In The Way Of Renovating FieldLittle League baseball on Chicago’s West Side is more than a game – it’s a safe place with strong adult role models. But as CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, the coaches of a league in Garfield Park say their efforts are being hampered by the state government bureaucracy.
‘We Are Fully Staffed’More than 20 Chicago police officers are no longer being paid after defying the city’s vaccine mandate. CBS 2’s Chris Tye reports from police headquarters.
Bond Denied For Suspect In Shooting Of Chicago Police Officer In Lincoln ParkProsecutors say Javon McPherson of Elgin kidnapped a woman before he shot the officer in a shopping center at North and Sheffield avenues. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
New Search For Stacy Peterson Turns Up NothingAuthorities searched the Sanitary and Ship Canal in Lockport Tuesday. Stacy Peterson, the fourth wife of Drew Peterson, has been missing for 14 years.
Chicago Weather: Showers For WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.
Hundreds Of Bottles Of Wine Shattered When Driver Plows Into West Ridge StoreHundreds of bottles of wine were left shattered Tuesday afternoon on the floor of a West Ridge convenience store after a car plowed into the building.
Skytown Celebrates With Chicago’s WNBA ChampsCBS 2’s Marshall Harris reports it was an exciting day for fans of the Chicago Sky as they welcomed their hometown heroes with a parade and rally to celebrate the team’s WNBA championship.
Chicago Sky Fans Cheer The Team After Winning WNBA ChampionshipCBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reports a shower of confetti covered Millennium Park as fans helped the Chicago Sky ring in its first ever WNBA championship.
Elgin Man Charged With Shooting Chicago Police Officer In Lincoln Park Shopping Center Parking Lot“You will die” – that was the message captured on police body camera moments before a 23-year-old Elgin man shot a Chicago Police officer in the face, prosecutors said. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
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October 20, 2021 at 10:13AM