Cleanup Underway After Storms Bring Flooding, TornadoSevere weather left its mark on the Chicago area Friday night, from flooding to a tornado that touched down in southwest suburban Frankfort, and efforts to clean up and recuperate from the damage continued Saturday morning.
Deputy Coroner Rescues Family Stranded In Flooded ViaductA Lincolnwood family of five is okay today because a Lake County official happened upon them during when a street flooded Monday night in Lake Bluff.
U.S. 41 Reopens In Lake Bluff; Flooding Still A Threat ElsewhereThough some of the flooding from Monday’s thunderstorms has receded, the Des Plaines River was still overflowing its banks on Wednesday, and the North Branch of the Chicago River was near flood stage in some areas, with more rain on the way Wednesday evening.
Monday's Storms Leave Homes And Roads FloodedHeavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.
Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013Halloween Trick or Treating is being held in communities throughout Lake County, Ill. in 2013. Most of the communities are holding Trick or Treat hours on the day of Halloween itself. Oct. 31, 2013, but several are having the Trick or Treat on the Sun. before Halloween, on Oct. 27.
Area Witness To Colo. Tragedy: 'You Can't Change The Way You Live'Steve Ostergaard of Lake Bluff was at a Denver-area conference last week and took 12 students to see a late showing of “The Dark Knight Rises," when gunfire erupted in the auditorium next door.
Lake Bluff Man A Witness To Colorado Theater MassacreSteve Ostergaard talked to CBS 2 about the terrifying experience of being one room away from the gunman who shot at moviegoers.
Police Officer Rescues Man From Burning BuildingA north suburban police officer rescued a man from a burning home early Sunday in Lake Bluff.
Suburban Man Held In Child Porn CaseA Lake County grand jury indicted a north suburban Lake Bluff man on child pornography charges.
Lake County Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges
Homeowner Injured By Christmas Tree FireA north suburban homeowner was injured Monday after he discovered his Christmas tree on fire and tried to drag it out of the house.