Metra Train Stopped Near Prairie Grove For Gas LeakInbound train No. 114, which was scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 12:35 p.m., is stopped near Prairie Grove due to a Nicor gas leak, according to Metra’s website. The train is currently about 50 minutes late.
Natural Gas Usage, Bills Spike During Cold Snap Many of us are paying the price for trying to stay warm in this prolonged cold spell. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Red Cross Shares Fire Safety Tips With Englewood ResidentsThe Red Cross says last Sunday's tornadoes illustrate how disasters can devastate communities, but it says the biggest threat to Chicago area families isn't severe weather, but fires.
2 Investigators: Family Still Searching For Answers After House ExplosionA gas explosion inside a home is being blamed for a man's death. He had an uncapped gas line which was considered a hazard, yet somehow gas was apparently still provided to the home. A family fighting for two years to find out how this could happen, turned to the CBS 2 Investigators and Dave Savini who has this original report.
One Dead After Car Ruptures Gas Line In WarrenvilleIt will take an investigation by the DuPage County Coroner’s office to confirm that just one person died in a car that was engulfed in flames after it struck a gas line in west suburban Warrenville early Sunday.
CUB: Read The Fine Print On Nicor Electrical Power OfferThere's a new power player in town, but the Citizens Utility Board says you need to read the fine print.
Four Homes Evacuated For Gas Main Break In West SuburbA natural gas main broke Wednesay in west suburban Downers Grove, resulting in a road closure and the voluntary evacuation of four homes.
A Fee Even When You Pay Your Bills On Time?It is hard enough for some to pay bills when it’s that time of the month but now comes news that more and more companies are charging you a fee, even if you pay on time.
Atlanta Company To Buy Out Nicor GasAtlanta-based AGL Resources is purchasing the suburban Chicago Nicor gas company for $2.4 billion.
CUB Knocks NiCor Repair ProgramThe Citizens Utility Board calls gas utility's Comfort Guard program an expensive insurance policy.