Burnham Harbor

White Sox players Adam Eaton, Zach Duke, Tyler Saladino, and Adam LaRoche go fishing with the children of active military members at Burnham Harbor on Thursday. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

White Sox Players Take Military Children Fishing

Kids were catching gobies along a dock at Burnham Harbor, as they cast lines with Sox players Zach Duke, Adam Eaton, Adam LaRoche, and Tyler Saladino.


Garth Whalen (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Taking Drunken Joyride In Stolen Boat

Around 6 p.m. Sunday, the Chicago Police Marine Unit responded to numerous calls of a boat speeding around the harbor, and crashing into other boats docked in Burnham Harbor.


Veterans with the Wounded Warrior Project were taking part in several sporting events in the Chicago area before the Air & Water Show, as part of their recovery and rehab process. (Credit: Facebook)

Wounded Veterans Enjoy Sporting Event Ahead Of Air Show

Wounded veterans were spending a few days biking, sailing, and water skiing around the Chicago area as they look forward to attending the Air & Water Show on the lakefront.


Chicago Fire Department dive teams near 31st Street Beach. (Credit: CBS)

Search Resumes For 2 Still Missing After Boating Accident

Four people went into the water when their boat capsized about 7 miles off shore from the 31st Street marina around 7 p.m. Saturday. A fisherman rescued the a man who had been on the boat Sunday morning, and rescue crews found a woman two hours later, but she died.


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Man Pulled From Burnham Harbor In Critical Condition

A man was pulled from Burnham Harbor early Sunday after he fell in the water, police said.


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None Hurt When Boat In Lake Michigan Catches Fire

Emergency crews rescued a group of boaters after their vessel caught fire in Lake Michigan early Sunday.


The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter "Hollyhock" has been stationed off Burnham Harbor for the NATO summit in Chicago, to enforce the security zone near McCormick Place. The cutter has been placing buoys to mark off the restricted zone around Burnham Harbor. (Credit: CBS)

Coast Guard Increasing Patrols For NATO Summit

If you start noticing more boats patrolling Lake Michigan and the river – it’s because of the NATO summit, as you might have guessed.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

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

Bodies Of Two Men Pulled From Lake Michigan

The Chicago Police Marine Unit has recovered the bodies of two men who went missing in Lake Michigan.


Emergency responders assemble at Burnham Harbor after a boat capsized Saturday evening. (CBS)

Passenger Of Sunken Boat: There Weren’t Enough Life Jackets

The passengers on the power boat “Surrender” all survived the boat’s sinking Saturday night about half a mile out from Burnham Harbor, even though one passenger said there weren’t enough life jackets to go around.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2011

Emergency responders assemble at Burnham Harbor after a boat capsized Saturday evening. (CBS)

Three Hospitalized In Separate Lake Incidents

Fire department personnel rescued a woman who fell out of a boat Saturday near Belmont Harbor — the third rescue of the day.