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Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 12:34 PM CST

Students Fill Micropantry at School to Fight Hunger Together

Students Fill Micropantry at School to Fight Hunger Together

Students at a suburban high school are taking extra steps to make sure that all of their classmates have something to eat. NBC 5's Anayeli Ruiz explains.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 04:21 PM CST

Before and After: See Surprise Home Makeover for Chicago Mom

A single mother of three received a huge holiday surprise this week.View gallery

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Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 06:34 PM CST

Group Aims to 'Cross Borders' With Music This Season

Group Aims to 'Cross Borders' With Music This Season

A group of musicians is crossing borders to bring people together this holiday season. NBC 5's Sabrina Santucci has the story. 

Friday, Nov 30, 2018 at 05:57 PM CST

Gigi's Playhouse Gives Artists an Incredible Showcase

Gigi's Playhouse Gives Artists an Incredible Showcase

A group of local artists are hoping to make a difference with a special gallery. The goal is to raise money for kids with Down Syndrome. NBC 5's Anayeli Ruiz has the story. 

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 07:09 PM CST

Man Rents Out Theater so Students Can See A Christmas Carol

Man Rents Out Theater so Students Can See A Christmas Carol

A Chicago executive rented out the Goodman Theatre so hundreds of students could enjoy a matinee show of “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season.