Final Leg Of New Expanded Chicago Riverwalk To Open This WeekendA new leg of the Chicago Riverwalk will open this weekend, marking a significant new step for what the Emanuel administration hopes will become a major tourist attraction.
Chicago's Trump Tower Is Not The Only Large Trump SignA man in Michigan showed his support of presidential candidate Donald Trump is a large way, by mowing ‘TRUMP’ into his 8-acre lawn.
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.
Chicago Cop Among First-Responders Who Save Suicidal ManThe call came in just after noon, about a man who had jumped the railing along the Montrose Avenue bridge on the Chicago River. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Major Makeover For South Loop Along Chicago RiverThe Riverline project is a massive undertaking. When it's done, new condos will stretch from Roosevelt Road to Harrison Street between the Chicago River and Wells Street.
Autopsy: Woman, 24, Pulled From Chicago River Committed SuicideDominique Flewellen, 24, was observed in the river about 6 p.m. Friday at 350 W. Van Buren, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Pulled From Chicago River On Near North SideThe 48-year-old man was pulled from the river and taken in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, police said.
New Initiative Seeks To Open Chicago’s Rivers To More RecreationA new initiative seeks to open up Chicago’s three rivers to more recreation.
Woman Rescued From Chicago River DowntownA woman was rescued after she fell or jumped into the Chicago River downtown Friday afternoon.
Man Dies After Going For Swim In Chicago River DowntownChicago police and firefighters responded to several 911 calls around 11:30 p.m., after a 20-year-old man went into the river near the Columbus Drive bridge.
Best Ways To Celebrate Father's Day In ChicagoChow down on barbecue, take a ride on Lake Michigan or try different types of beer when you check out these dad-friendly activities for Father's Day in Chicago and the suburbs.
Body Of Missing Rockford Man Pulled From River DowntownAbout 10:37 a.m., the Chicago Police Department’s Marine Unit pulled the body of 24-year-old Dashaye Brown from the river near Columbus and Wacker, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was pronounced dead at 12:30 p.m.