Eisenhower Expressway

A deadly crash on the Eisenhower shut down traffic early Sunday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Man Charged With DUI For Fatal Wrong-Way Crash On Eisenhower

A wrong-way driver who caused a crash early Sunday on the Eisenhower Expressway that left one man dead and four other people injured is facing multiple DUI charges.

01/14/2015

A deadly crash on the Eisenhower shut down traffic early Sunday morning. (Credit: CBS)

One Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Eisenhower

A wrong-way crash on the Eisenhower Expressway has left at least one person dead and several others hurt.

01/11/2015

A man was shot Friday night while driving on the Eisenhower Expressway near Kostner on the West Side. | NVP News video

Man Shot On Eisenhower Expressway

A man was shot while driving through the West Side on the Eisenhower Expressway late Friday.

01/03/2015

(Left to right) Dequan Brown, 22, Devonte Merrill, 21, and William Irving, 21, are charged in connection with a robbery in East Garfield Park. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Three Charged In East Garfield Park Robbery

The men robbed a person Sunday at about 2:50 a.m. near the intersection of Jackson Boulevard and Western Avenue, according to police. Shortly after the robbery, all three entered a vehicle which drove away and went onto the Eisenhower Expressway.

12/29/2014

Four people were hurt in a rollover crash on I-290 in Bellwood early Wednesday. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Four Hurt In Rollover On Eisenhower In Bellwood

A vehicle rolled over on I-290 near 25th Avenue about 12:50 a.m., according to Illinois State Police.

12/10/2014

Protestors Briefly Block Traffic On Eisenhower Expressway, Lake Shore Drive

Protestors were blocking lanes of traffic on the Eisenhower Expressway near Kostner Avenue Saturday afternoon in the latest protest over recent grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York. All lanes are now back open.

12/06/2014

Wilbert Crosby's windshield was smashed after a 12-year-old boy apparently tossed a rock from an overpass along the Eisenhower Expressway on Sept. 4, 2011. Crosby pulled off the expressway, confronted the boy and took him to a nearby police station. (Photo courtesy Wilbert Crosby)

Four Vehicles Damaged By BB Or Pellet Guns Along Eisenhower Expressway

At least four vehicles driving on the Eisenhower Expressway have been damaged by shots from a BB gun or pellet gun in the past two days.

10/31/2014

Residents in southwest suburban Burbank wade through a heavily flooded street. According to the National Weather Service, more than 4.5 inches of rain fell in the area from midnight to 6 a.m. on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Southwest Suburbs Hit Hardest By Flooding; Burbank Schools Closed

Heavy rains have caused major flooding across much of the Chicago area overnight, especially in the southwest suburbs, where at least two school districts were forced to cancel classes at all its schools.

08/22/2014

A CTA train. (CBS)

Heavy Rain Shuts Parts Of Eisenhower, Kennedy, Blue Line

Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest sides, prompting road closures and CTA delays.

08/22/2014

Firefighters take a newborn baby to an ambulance after delivering the girl inside a minivan at Kostner and Lexington. The mother was on the way to the hospital, when she pulled off the Eisenhower Expressway and called for help. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Mother Gives Birth In Van Near Eisenhower Expressway

A woman gave birth to a baby girl early Wednesday in a van just off the Eisenhower expressway.

08/13/2014

Kenneth Spruiell (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Arrested After Fleeing Eisenhower Crash

Kenneth Spruiell has been charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking, aggravated driving under the influence and two counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon

08/05/2014

Parts of I-290 were closed due to flooding early Tuesday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Eisenhower Reopens After Flooding From Storms

Parts of the Eisenhower Expressway were closed for more than four hours and part of the CTA’s Blue Line was shut down temporarily early Tuesday because of flooding from storms.

08/05/2014

A Cook County Sheriff's officer fired his gun during a foot chase on the Eisenhower in Maywood early Sunday. / photo from NVP News Video

Sheriff’s Officer Fires Gun In Foot Crash Following Chase On Eisenhower Expressway

A car crash – then a foot chase on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday morning just east of First Avenue.

08/03/2014

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Man Fatally Struck By Car On Eisenhower Expressway

A North Side man was fatally struck by a car Saturday evening after running onto the Eisenhower Expressway in the West Side East Garfield Park neighborhood.

07/27/2014

A person was fatally struck by a vehicle on I-290 early Sunday morning. / photo by Ashlee Rezin.

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Vehicle On I-290

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car on the Eisenhower Expressway in the Near West Side neighborhood early Sunday.

07/06/2014

The Eisenhower Expressway flooded in Broadview on Tuesday, prompting police to shut down lanes in both directions for several hours. (Credit: CBS)

Eisenhower Reopened After Storm Caused Flooding In Broadview

Road crews will be out on the Eisenhower Expressway on Wednesday to investigate what caused the roadway to flood so badly in west suburban Broadview, forcing authorities to close part of the interstate for more than seven hours.

06/25/2014

Expressway Traffic

Police: I-290 Closed Near Broadview Because Of Flooding

The Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) is closed in both directions near west suburban Broadview because of flooding, police said Tuesday night.

06/24/2014

A rolled-over semi blocks all four inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway after a crash near Harlem Avenue early Tuesday. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Eisenhower Lanes Reopen After Beer Truck Crash

The crash, which involved the beer truck and a passenger vehicle, occurred about 2:30 a.m. in the inbound lanes of Interstate 290 near Harlem Avenue, according to Illinois State Police.

04/29/2014

A vehicle was involved in a crash with a semi truck on I-290 late Sunday morning. / Photo from Fire Media Affairs.

Three Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash On I-290

At least two people were injured in a crash involving a semi truck on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) Sunday afternoon on the West Side.

04/27/2014

Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox fans

View: Breakdown Of Cubs-White Sox Fandom Lines By Chicago Neighborhoods

The New York Times has created a fascinating map of the geography of baseball fandom.

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