Douglas Park

After Legal Skirmish, Riot Fest BeginsThings seemed to be going all right on the first day of the music fest in Douglas Park, which is near Saint Anthony Hospital, CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Volume Grows Louder On Riot Fest DisputeA hospital’s attempts to shut down this weekend’s music event in Douglas Park continued Monday as organizers pushed back. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Park District Crews Working To Remove Needles From Douglas ParkCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez returned to Douglas Park and found more needles, but also saw Park District crews working to pick them up.
Humboldt Park Residents Gloat After Riot Fest Pulls Up Stakes For Douglas ParkThe decision to move the popular Riot Fest from Humboldt Park to Douglas Park was cause for celebration, and a warning, from those who didn’t want the festival back in their neighborhood.
Riot Fest Moving To Douglas ParkFacing backlash from the Humboldt Park community for damage caused by last year’s festival, organizers of Riot Fest have moved the annual punk rock bash to Douglas Park.
Detective, Prosecutor Testify Off-Duty Cop Said He Feared For His Life When He Shot CiviliansA Chicago Police detective and Cook County prosecutor testified Thursday that off-duty police officer Dante Servin told them he opened fire toward a group of West Side partygoers because he saw a gun pointed at him.
Best Parks To Bring Your Grill In ChicagoAlthough most Chicago Parks don't provide grills, almost all of them allow you to bring your own portable grill to their picnic areas, including these three.
Dead Man Found In Douglas Park LagoonPolice did not know the man’s exact age, only saying he was an adult. Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.
Woman Found Dead In West Side ParkJanice Prince, 49, of the 7900 block of South Hermitage Avenue, was found with signs of trauma to the head in Douglas Park.
Woman Found Dead In West Side Park A woman was found dead in a West Side park Sunday afternoon, authorities said.
South American Bird Overshoots During Migration, Ends Up In ChicagoA sharp-eyed 16-year-old birdwatcher has spotted a bedraggled visitor, who has migrated about 7,000 miles from home.
California Beer Maker To Open Chicago BrewerySome promising news about jobs in the Chicago area: a new survey of 300 local companies has found nearly half of them plan to hire more workers over the next few months. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov has more on what one beer company has on tap. It's news many will be toasting.