Volunteer groups clean up beaches after Labor Day weekend – Tampa Bay Now

Volunteer groups clean up beaches after Labor Day weekend – Tampa Bay Now

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (Tampa Bay Now) – Local environmental groups will be spending hours out at the beach, cleaning up trash following labor day weekend. “It’s Monday, the sanitation trucks are not picking up so the trash cans are going to be pretty full. We need to get out there and remind people to pick … Read more

River North crime concerns: Man shot in face drive-by on busy street

River North crime concerns: Man shot in face drive-by on busy street

CHICAGO (CBS) — There are new crime concerns in Chicago’s River North neighborhood after a man was wounded in a drive-by shooting on busy LaSalle Street. It happened Saturday night as many people were either leaving restaurants or just walking downtown. That man was recovering Sunday after he was shot in the cheek. The River … Read more

3 dead, 13 wounded in Chicago shootings during Labor Day weekend

3 dead, 13 wounded in Chicago shootings during Labor Day weekend

CHICAGO (CBS) – At least three people are dead, and 13 others are wounded in shootings across Chicago during the Labor Day weekend. The ages of the victims range from 15 to 42. In the first shooting of the weekend, a man, 24, was shot multiple times in West Garfield Park Friday evening. The victim … Read more

Holiday weekend expected to see increased traffic, close to pre-pandemic levels

Holiday weekend expected to see increased traffic, close to pre-pandemic levels

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Holiday travel is expected to return to near pre-pandemic levels in the Philadelphia region this weekend. Chopper 3 was over the roads Friday afternoon. CBS3 saw heavy traffic, especially heading down the shore. Drivers are getting some relief at the pump. Gas prices have dropped for 11 consecutive weeks. However, they are … Read more

From downtown to the neighborhoods, streets boom with festivity in Chicago this Labor Day weekend

From downtown to the neighborhoods, streets boom with festivity in Chicago this Labor Day weekend

CHICAGO (CBS) — This Labor Day weekend, there are street festivals galore all around the city. CBS 2’s Jermont Terry had the very difficult and cumbersome assignment of hitting the streets and enjoying himself Friday night. But he rose to the challenge. The food was sizzling, and bands were rocking, as the Lincoln Square Greek … Read more

Travel ramps up ahead of Labor Day weekend

Travel ramps up ahead of Labor Day weekend

Travel ramps up ahead of Labor Day weekend – CBS News Watch CBS News The Labor Day weekend travel rush is in full swing, putting transportation systems to the test in unexpected ways. AAA predicts the U.S. will see travel volumes approaching pre-pandemic levels. Kris Van Cleave reports. Be the first to know Get browser … Read more

10 Labor Day Things to Do in Chicago – NBC Chicago

10 Labor Day Things to Do in Chicago – NBC Chicago

Events are ramping up for the weekend, especially with Labor Day right around the corner. From music festivals to $3 movie tickets, Chicago will be bustling with ways to kick off the unofficial start to fall. Here are 10 events the city has to offer over the long holiday weekend: Chicago Jazz Festival A Chicago … Read more