The landlords for 19 buildings were summoned to emergency heat court on Monday after complaints of no heat.
After having gone more than two days without heat, and seeing temperatures in their church drop below freezing, a group of French nuns ministering to residents in the Austin neighborhood is asking for help raising the $200,000 they need to buy new boilers.
Dozens of residents in the Edison Park neighborhood spent the night without heat, after city water crews knocked out a gas line.
Officials at the not-for-profit, no-kill Animal House Shelter say a new boiler will cost about $4,000. In the meantime, they need items to help keep the dogs and cats warm.
Alonzo Stallings found out about the lack of heat not from teachers or a note sent home – but from his five-year-old daughter.
Part of the Cook County Jail has been without heat for days.
Remember the winter of 2010-11, and the Groundhog Day blizzard that dumped more than 21 inches of snow on Chicago? Rochelle McIntosh remembers it all too well.
Five days after his funeral home was shut down for lack of heat or power, a South Shore mortician said he’s not about to go out of business.
She was told People’s Gas needed to replace her meter. That’s where her nightmare began. Her gas was cut off and, on Wednesday, she got a new bill for more than $44,000, accused of stealing gas.
The big chill is over for hundreds of residents of a Lincoln Park apartment building that had been without heat for more than five days.
Seventeen people were left homeless Wednesday morning when a fire broke out in a large South Side apartment building.
A man was found dead early this morning in his Rogers Park neighborhood home, which had no heat or electricity, officials said.
An elderly woman has been found dead in her West Side home, which had no heat Friday night.
A South Side pastor is in hot water with some residents of an apartment building who say they have been living without hot water and heat for more than a month.
If it’s too cold for comfort outside, just imagine what it must be like with no heat INSIDE. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez talked to residents in an apartment building on the South Side’s Woodlawn neighborhood.