River Otter Spotted In Lincoln Park Signals Cleaner WatersLately, people have spotted two river otters, and that could be a sign of cleaner water in rivers and ponds.
Brookfield Gorilla's Cradling Of Injured Boy Still Fresh In Mind Of ParamedicOf course, the tragedy at the Cincinnati Zoo has spurred Jeff Bruno's memories, CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Paramedic At Brookfield Gorilla Breach Weighs In On Cincinnati ZooJeff Bruno was at Brookfield Zoo 20 years ago when a child fell into a gorilla habitat there. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
20 Years Ago, Gorilla Saved Boy Who Fell Into Brookfield Zoo Ape HabitatThe frightening incident involving a gorilla and young boy at the Cincinnati Zoo, brings to mind a moment 20 years ago in Chicago--with a much different outcome.
Best Zoo Exhibits In ChicagoSpend a full filled day checking out these zoo exhibits in Chicago.
Orangutan Euthanized At Brookfield Zoo After Series Of Health ProblemsMaggie, 55, had been showing “a gradual decline in her health, as degenerative changes associated with her advanced age began to severely impact her quality of life,” zoo officials said.
Pair Of Mexican Gray Wolf Puppies Born At Brookfield Zoo Placed With Wild LitterFor only the second time ever, wolf puppies that were born in a zoo have been placed with a litter of wolves in the wild to help boost the wild population and both times, the puppies came from Brookfield Zoo.
Unions Seek Deals At U. of I., Brookfield ZooThere are new developments today in two separate labor contract negotiations in Illinois, one in Urbana-Champaign and the other in Brookfield.
Brookfield Zoo's Polar Bears Right At Home In Chicago's Arctic ChillYou might have been doing everything you can to go outside the past few days, but a couple creatures in Chicago are loving the frigid temperatures.
Best Ways To Commemorate MLK Jr. Day In ChicagoHonor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this year by visiting museums or volunteering through these organizations in the Chicago area.
New Year Brings New Baby Grey Seal To Brookfield ZooLily, an 11-year-old grey seal, gave birth to a female pup on Jan. 2, the Chicago Zoological Society’s first birth of the new year, according to a statement announcing the new arrival. The mother and daughter will remain behind the scenes for several weeks to allow them to bond.
Best Holiday Lights Shows In ChicagoWhy not take a break from shopping and see some of the best holiday lights in Chicago? Check out our list of where to go this season.