Mom and ducklings were coaxed to a nearby retention pond.

Ducklings Rescued From Under Roadside Grate In Willowbrook

It was a harrowing Mother’s Day for one mother duck whose ducklings had fallen into a grate and she couldn’t get them out in the western suburbs.


A mother duck and her ducklings at  Second Wind Exercise Equipment. (Credit: B.J. Thomas)

Mother Duck And Her Ducklings Pay Visit To Suburban Store Worker

On June 10th, Second Wind Exercise Equipment worker B.J. Thomas discovered a mother duck outside of the store he works at on 1229 East Golf Road in Schaumburg.


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Lombard Woman Praised For Saving Ducklings

Ginger Frey didn’t just save some ducklings that were stuck in a sewer grate. She was at it for four days, refusing to give up.



Man Rescues Ducklings From Sewer In Tinley Park

An Orland Hills man is a hero to the lunchtime crowd at a Tinley Park deli, after he reunited a mother duck with her eight wayward ducklings.

WBBM Newsradio–05/17/2012


Ducklings Fall Into Sewer While Trying To Cross Lake Shore Drive

The commute home last night on Lake Shore Drive was a little rough for some ducks.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011


Motorist Gets Out Of Vehicle To Help Ducklings, Is Fatally Struck By Limo

A man was fatally struck Monday morning by a limousine on the Tri-State Tollway near O’Hare International Airport after he had gotten out of his car to shoo a family of ducklings off the road.