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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Welcome to our 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon section. Follow along with our race coverage as thousands prepare to compete for the biggest race of the year, stepping off Oct. 9.
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Clear the Shelters: Find a Pet Adoption Location Near You

Clear the Shelters: Find a Pet Adoption Location Near You

NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are teaming up with animal shelters in the Chicago area to find loving homes for pets in need. It's all part of the second annual Clear the Shelters event, a nationwide...

Help NBC5 Clear the Shelters in the Chicago Area

Help NBC5 Clear the Shelters in the Chicago Area

NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are teaming up with animal shelters in the Chicago area to find loving homes for pets in need. It's all part of the second annual Clear the Shelters event, a nationwide...

Community Performs Act of Kindness For CPD Officers

Community Performs Act of Kindness For CPD Officers

One Chicago neighborhood showed their appreciation for the community’s police officers in a touching (and delicious) way. The Bucktown Community Organization raised an impressive $3000 to provide...

Adopting a Pet Won't Change Your Lifestyle or Break the Bank

Adopting a Pet Won't Change Your Lifestyle or Break the Bank

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

Pet Lovers Help Clear the Shelters

Pet Lovers Help Clear the Shelters

Nearly 20,000 animals found new homes last July during "Clear the Shelters," the adoption campaign sponsored by the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations.

Pet Owners Weigh the Pros and Cons of Their Furry Friends

Pet Owners Weigh the Pros and Cons of Their Furry Friends

Many a pet owner will tell you that taking home a furry friend is one of the best decisions you can make. But becoming a pet parent is a big commitment and it's important to consider the pros and cons.