Things Pet Owners Should Be Mindful Of As Summer ApproachesMemorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer - a season that poses some unique challenges for pet owners.
First Heat-Related Death Of The Year On South SideA 36-year-old man who fell ill at work on the South Side Tuesday afternoon died of heat stroke -- the first heat-related death of the year, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
18 Deaths Blamed On Recent Heat WaveThe death of eight more people in Chicago over the weekend have been attributed at least in part to heat-related causes, bringing the total of heat-related deaths in Cook County to 18, surpassing the total from last year.
Uptown Man Dies From Heat StrokeA Saturday autopsy has determined an Uptown neighborhood man has died of heat stroke, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
Heat Wave Especially Hard On The HomelessWhile many Chicagoans have plenty of options to escape the heat, it's not so easy for the homeless.