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Woman Falls Into Harbor, Uses Belt To Hang Onto Dock Until Help Arrives

A woman who fell into the icy waters of Belmont Harbor on Sunday morning used her belt to strap herself to a dock before she was saved by a passing jogger who heard her screams for help.



Jogger Pulled From Water In Belmont Harbor

A woman jogging Sunday morning near Belmont Harbor fell into the frigid waters of Lake Michigan in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side.


A sailboat left docked at Belmont Harbor at the end of the sailing season in 2013 has become frozen in the icy harbor. (Credit: CBS)

Lone Sailboat Still Docked In Frozen Belmont Harbor

A sailboat left floating at the dock at the end of last season is now frozen in the ice-covered water, a curiosity to local ice fishermen, and people who pass by on the lakefront path.


A Man Walks Along The Lake Michigan Shore. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Dies After Being Pulled From Belmont Harbor; 2nd Body Found At Montrose Harbor

It’s been a macabre couple days in the waters of Lake Michigan.


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Man Dies After Being Pulled From Belmont Harbor

The man, believed to be in his 30s, was initially hospitalized in “very critical” condition after he was pulled from the water about 5:30 p.m., authorities said.


Many boats remain at Montrose Harbor, as the deadline approaches to remove them. (CBS)

High Wind And Waves Keep Boats In City Harbors Past Seasonal Deadline

The city says more than 400 boats are still docked at Chicago harbors, only a couple of days before the seasonal deadline to get them out.



Summer Guide To Castaways Bar & Grill

Chicago in the summer is all about being outdoors, near the lake and taking advantage of the fleeting warm weather. Castaways Bar and Grill is an iconic summer staple. The huge ship that sits at North Avenue beach is like a beacon to beach goers everywhere. Aside from its prime location for soaking up sun and refueling after a long day at the beach, here are a few things to know.


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Best Places Where Dogs Can Swim In Chicago

That pup appreciates every mundane conversation and doesn’t care about bank accounts or status symbols. He just wants to play, and in Chicago’s warm months, that means a righteous swim somewhere dogs are welcome. Make that best buddy happy at the city’s best doggy dip options.


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Nine Rescued From Sinking Boat On Lake Michigan

The Chicago Police marine unit rescued nine passengers from a 31-foot powerboat that was taking on water last night a half mile off Diversey Harbor on Lake Michigan.


A diver searches for the body of 28-year-old Philip Patnaude in Lake Michigan at Belmont Harbor on Monday, March 5, 2012. Police divers pulled Patnaude's body from the harbor late Monday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Divers Find Body Of Missing Man In Belmont Harbor

Divers have found the body of a missing Chicago man in the frigid water of Belmont Harbor.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2012

Philip Patnaude, 28, went missing on March 3, 2012, after a night of drinking with friends. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Search Belmont Harbor After Missing Man’s Jacket Found

Chicago police were searching Belmont Harbor on Sunday, after a missing man’s jacket was found along the lakefront.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2012

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Man Rescued After Falling Into Belmont Harbor

A man who had fallen into the water was rescued Thursday night at Belmont Harbor on the North Side.


Photo Credit: Bonnie Kenaz-Mara

Chicago’s Best Dog Parks

Even though the weather is getting cooler, man’s best friend still needs to get out of the house every once in a while. So where in the city can you take Fido to let loose? […]


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Moonlight Swim At Belmont Harbor Proves Deadly

A moonlight swim to beat the heat proved deadly overnight at Belmont Harbor.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

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Body Pulled From Lake Near Belmont Harbor

A man’s body was found floating in Lake Michigan near Belmont Harbor this afternoon.


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Missing Man’s Body Pulled From Lake

A body pulled from Lake Michigan near Belmont Harbor turned out to be that of a man who was reported missing earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2010