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Monday, Oct 7, 2013

Adopt a Pet: October 6

Adopt a Pet: October 6

Help these two pets from the Anti-Cruelty Society find a new home with your family this fall.

Monday, Oct 7, 2013

Charities: Learn Where Your Money Matters Most

Charities: Learn Where Your Money Matters Most

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, but you can donate dollars all year long to help fund research, treatment and care for loved ones touched by cancer. Philanthropic advocate Lisa Dietlin recommends you do some research before you donate so you how and where your dollars are being spent, and where you can help the most. Some of the most popular local charities for cancer include A Silver Lining Foundation, The Lynn Sage Foundation, Gilda's Club Chicago, National Breast Cancer Foundation. Click on any of those links to make a difference today.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Make Dream Dinners Every Night

Make Dream Dinners Every Night

Christian Farr talks with Jodi Hamilton about how to shop in bullk so you can make healthy Dream Dinners for your family.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Brush Up Your Fall Look

Brush Up Your Fall Look

As the seasons change shades, so should your make up foundation. Make Up For Ever shows you how to brush up on your make up skills to get the perfect face for fall. Attend their event today at the Sephora store in Orland Square Mall to match your perfect shade, and refresh your look.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Food for Thought: Exposing the Myths of Apple Cider Vinegar

Food for Thought: Exposing the Myths of Apple Cider Vinegar

Dr. Sandy Goldberg breaks down the health benefit myths of apple cider vinegar.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Fit Club: Fitness Questions Answered

Fit Club: Fitness Questions Answered

Sergio Rojas , NBC 5 Fit Club trainer, answers viewers' questions about breaking through plateaus and recovering from running.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Adopt a Pet: October 5

Adopt a Pet: October 5

Help Trixie and Sergio from the Anti-Cruelty Society find a loving, new home.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2013

Weekend Web: Streaming Movies

Weekend Web: Streaming Movies

Do you want to watch a movie tonight? Art Norman and Charile Wojciechowski show you how Redbox is bringing streaming shows right to your computer or mobile device.

Sunday, Sep 29, 2013

Same Sex Finances

Same Sex Finances

Kim Vatis talks with Brennan Miller, a branch manager for Charles Schwab, about how recent Supreme Court rulings impact the financial lives of same sex couples.

Sunday, Sep 29, 2013

Affordable Care Act-Illinois

Affordable Care Act-Illinois

Michelle Releford talks with Illinois Deputy Governor Cristal Thomas about the state's new Health Insurance Exchange which opens Tuesday October 1st.

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