Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 12:27 PM CST

Alderman Organizes Drive to Buy Police Vests

Alderman Organizes Drive to Buy Police Vests

Art Norman talks with 19th Ward Alderman Matt O'Shea, who is hosting a pancake breakfast to help raise money for police to purchase more bulletproof vests.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 12:54 AM CST

Black History Month: Christine Houston's Influence In Hollywood

Black History Month: Christine Houston's Influence In Hollywood

Christine Houston is widely considered a living legend. She used her life growing up on the South Side of Chicago as content for a hit show and it solidified her place in television history.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 08:08 PM CST

Woman Donates Daughter's Heart to Best Friend

Woman Donates Daughter's Heart to Best Friend

After Vicki Olds' daughter Nikki died after a swimming accident, she knew she would donate the heart to her life-long friend Tanisha Basham.

Sunday, Jan 31, 2016 at 11:01 PM CST

Helping Homeless Veterans Rebuild Their Lives After Combat

Helping Homeless Veterans Rebuild Their Lives After Combat

Latreese Kimmons’ military career was cut short in Iraq, but the challenges she faced when she arrived home in Chicago were just as menacing until an organization called Renaissance Social Services stepped...

Sunday, Jan 31, 2016 at 11:47 AM CST

Making A Difference: Vitalives

Making A Difference: Vitalives

LeeAnn Trotter sits down with Henry Belcaster, a freshman at Brown University and Founder and CEO of "Vitalives," to see how he is making a difference through vitamins in undernourished communities.

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 06:23 PM CST

Organization Helps Veterans Find Homes

Organization Helps Veterans Find Homes

An organization was able to change the life of a veteran whose military career was cut short. NBC 5's Rob Stafford reports.

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