Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: Oct 27th - Nov 2ndCheck out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of October 27th- November 2nd.
Officials Investigate Firm Dumping Human Waste On NW Indiana FarmEnvironmental regulators and public health officials have begun investigating a septic company that has dumped raw sewage on a farm in northwest Indiana for nearly a decade.
Animals Seized From Hampshire Farm To Be Put Up For AdoptionA Kane County judge has decided Stacy Fiebelkorn automatically forfeited her 30 horses, donkeys, and other animals; because she didn’t pay for their upkeep.
Petting Zoo Owner Fighting To Get Back Confiscated AnimalsAn Elgin woman is trying to keep Kane County from taking ownership of dozens of her farm animals, after they were seized due to evidence of neglect.
Neglected Animals Rescued From West Suburban FarmAnimal control officials and volunteers were visiting a west suburban farm on Tuesday to remove dozens of animals that allegedly were being mistreated.
Indiana Officials Probe Why Pigeons Brought From Chicago To Indiana FarmThe Indiana Department of Natural Resources has launched a criminal investigation into allegations pigeons have been scooped up in Chicago, and improperly transported to Indiana.
Was Deporting Uptown Pigeons To Indiana Legal?Ald. James Cappleman (46th) arranged for 60 to 70 pigeons to be captured in the Uptown neighborhood, in the 4700 block of North Broadway Avenue, then taken to a farm in Indiana.
Outlook Worsens For Illinois CropsBarring the arrival of rain -- and lots of it -- the state's crops are likely to come in at greatly reduced levels this year, hiking prices for consumers.
Farmers: Drought Disaster Looms For CropsFarmers have their eyes on the end of the week, when temperatures could hit triple digits. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Your Chicago: Ag High School In Urban SettingThe Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences is a little bit of the country on the city's Far South Side. CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
Guide To: Family Fun In AndersonvilleIf you are looking for something to do with the kids, head north to Andersonville: “A quaint village in the heart of a world class city.” Andersonville was founded by Swedish immigrants and remains a thriving Swedish community with plenty to offer families that visit or choose to make it their home.
Girls Electrocuted While De-Tasseling Corn In Northwest IllinoisFederal authorities are investigating the deaths of two 14-year-old girls, who were electrocuted in a wet field while de-tasseling corn in northwestern Illinois Monday.