East Chicago Students Make Move To New Building Over Lead ConcernsMonday is the first day of classes for hundreds of students in East Chicago, Indiana, but they won’t be going to their school, due to lead contamination on their campus.
Indiana Lawmaker: East Chicago Lead Problem Mirrors Flint CrisisSaturday, hundreds of residents of the West Calumet Housing Complex showed up to a meeting to find out what happens next.
Lead Concerns Force East Chicago Kids To Change SchoolsHundreds of East Chicago, Ind. students have been forced to attend a new school because of lead contaminated soil at their old school.
East Chicago Child's Lead Results Come More Than A Year After TestingTwo-year-old Samira Allen's mom was notified in July of the dangerously high amount of lead in her blood more than a year after being tested at a state clinic, CBS2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
East Chicago School Shuts Down Over Lead ConcernsSafety concerns at Carrie Gosch Elementary School over lead poisoning has shut the school down and left 430 students to be shuttled elsewhere.
East Chicago Residents Promised Help Moving From Lead Contaminated HousingLots of promises for help with health and housing for residents of a lead contaminated housing complex.
EPA Begins More Thorough Tests Of Lead At East Chicago Housing ComplexInvestigators have begun examining tiny particles of dust at a northwest Indiana apartment complex contaminated with lead, to determine how widespread the problem is.
EPA To Start Lead Cleanup At East Chicago, Ind. Housing ComplexHundreds of residents of the West Calumet site learned the dirt their children have been playing in has lead levels 10 times higher than the federal safety standard.
East Chicago Public Housing Complex Has Lead Problem, EPA WarnsThe mayor of East Chicago sent a letter to residents suggesting people move to protect their health.
2 Killed In Boat Crash On Lake MichiganThe crash happened about 3 a.m. about a mile-and-a-half north of the East Chicago Marina.
East Chicago Firefighters Rescue Elderly Resident From Burning Home
East Chicago, Ind. Council Ousts Jailed ColleagueWhile East Chicago Councilman Robert Battle was waiting for his trial, he was re-elected last November to a four-year term -- while he was incarcerated. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.