Man Pulled From Lake Michigan Near Rainbow BeachJust after 6 a.m., police and fire crews responded to the water treatment plant near Rainbow Beach, at 79th Street and the lakefront for a person in the water.
Man Tries To Sexually Abuse Boy At Rainbow Beach: PoliceThe boy was not hurt, and was able to run away after punching the man in the genitals, according to a community alert issued by Chicago Police.
Best Places To Sunbathe In ChicagoThere are many spots to sunbathe in Chicago. Depending on the atmosphere one is looking for, there is the perfect sunbathing spot available for everyone.
City Launches Free Wi-Fi At 5 BeachesPosting pictures to social media of your day at the beach or answering a work email while soaking up the sun is easier now at a handful of spots along the lake, with five Chicago beaches now offering free wi-fi.
Boy, 6, Rescued From Lake By Younger BrotherA 6-year-old boy was in serious condition Tuesday morning, after being pulled from Lake Michigan by his even younger brother at the South Side’s Rainbow Beach.
Parking Lots At 3 Beaches Fill Up As Chicagoans Try To Beat HeatWith countless Chicagoans trying to beat the intense heat in the city by taking a dip in Lake Michigan, officials have closed the parking lots at three popular beaches, after they ran out of space.
Officer Wounded When Gun Goes Off After ChaseA Chicago Police officer was hospitalized Monday morning, after a police chase ended on the south lakefront with the officer’s own gun discharging.
Historical Marker To Commemorate Integration At Rainbow BeachA historical marker will be dedicated this weekend at the South Side’s Rainbow Beach, which was the site of civil rights protests more than 50 years ago.
Plaque To Commemorate Fight To Integrate South Side's Rainbow BeachA new landmark will be dedicated this month to mark the 50th anniversary of efforts to integrate Rainbow Beach on the city’s South Side.