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Thursday, Jul 19, 2012 at 01:52 PM CDT

Panera Bread And Make-A-Wish Bring Lemonade To NBC5

Panera Bread And Make-A-Wish Bring Lemonade To NBC5

Panera and Make-A-Wish will stop by NBC studios Friday with the first-ever bicycle powered “mobile lemonade” stand.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2012 at 05:26 PM CDT

NBC Provides Unprecedented Olympics Coverage

NBC Provides Unprecedented Olympics Coverage

NBC networks and platforms will provide thousands of hours of live Olympics coverage. NBC will also provide NBC Extra, a new app that will take you inside the games through live streams and athlete bios.

Thursday, Jun 21, 2012 at 09:46 AM CDT

Matt Lauer Punks NBC 5 Anchor

Matt Lauer Punks NBC 5 Anchor

Matt Lauer "punked" NBC 5 News Today Anchor Daniella Guzman before Thursday's Today Show -- and Steve Carell helped!

Friday, May 25, 2012 at 09:40 AM CDT

Make A Wish Miles-A-Thon

Make A Wish Miles-A-Thon

Donate your frequent flier miles to help Make A Wish Foundation wish kids! This drive on NBC5 is sponsored by GATX

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012 at 02:45 PM CDT

How to Donate Miles to Make-A-Wish

How to Donate Miles to Make-A-Wish

This June, we're asking that you donate your airline miles to the organization to help them accomplish their goal of reaching 800 Illinois Children in 2012.

Monday, May 14, 2012 at 08:01 PM CDT

In Memorium: Daryl Hawks

In Memorium: Daryl Hawks

Daryl Hawks, an NBC Chicago sports anchor, passed away May 12, 2011.

Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:25 AM CDT

NBC Chicago Wins Big at Lisagor Awards

NBC Chicago Wins Big at Lisagor Awards

Mary Ann Ahern wins Lifetime Achievement Award.

Monday, Apr 9, 2012 at 09:24 AM CDT

Cheryl Scott Preps for First Pitch

Cheryl Scott Preps for First Pitch

NBC 5 Meteorologist Cheryl Scott will throw out the first pitch at Wrigley Field, Wednesday April, 11. Right now she's just getting ready.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012 at 01:27 PM CDT

NBC 5 Chicago Wins Two Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association Journalism Excellence Awards

NBC 5 Chicago Wins Two Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association Journalism Excellence Awards

NBC 5 won the Best Newscast and Best Spot News categories in the Metro Division for Chicago-St. Louis.

Friday, Mar 30, 2012 at 09:24 AM CDT

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