April

A car is stranded in the middle of a downtown street after being overcome by floodwater in Des Plaines. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Record Rainfall For April: 8.5 Inches

Last week’s deluge, combined with Tuesday’s rainfall make this April the wettest on record.

04/24/2013

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Free Tax Tip #10: Look Over Your Tax Situation

Barry R. Steiner, a Chicago based CPA and former IRS Agent, brings you one new tax tip each week! This week’s subject: Look over your tax situation during the year…

04/04/2012

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Free Tax Tip #6: Roll Over Into A Roth Account

Barry R. Steiner, a Chicago based CPA and former IRS Agent, brings you one new tax tip each week! This week’s subject: roll over into a Roth account.

03/07/2012

April 18 Snow

Looking Back On A Wet, Miserable April

Conditions are sunny and May flowers are in bloom at last, and with bone-chilling rain, overcast skies and even a late-season snowstorm, few in Chicago were likely sorry to see April go.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Snow On Edens Expressway

Late April Snowstorm Sets New Record

The calendar says April but the Chicago area could see as much as three inches of snow on the ground by Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2011

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

No Election Until April For Most Suburbs

Excitement over Chicago elections next week has a number of suburban voters wondering when it’s their turn to go to the polls. It won’t be for a while for most suburbs.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2011