Rockwell Street Fire

Residents Rescued From Burning Building In Ravenswood

Quick action from firefighters helped save residents overnight at an apartment building in the Ravenswood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Lake Michigan (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Heat Wave Keeping Coast Guard Crews Busy

CHICAGO (CBS) — The U.S. Coast Guard has been very busy in the Chicago area during the recent heat wave. Crews rescued five people on Monday night alone. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports one of […]

CBS 2–06/19/2012

Blue Island Fire

Residents Rescued As Blue Island Apartment Building Burns

One person was hospitalized, and firefighters rescued many others, in a raging blaze at an apartment building in south suburban Blue Island early Friday.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2011

Monticello Avenue Fire

10 Rescued From Logan Square Fire

Ten people were rescued Friday morning from a fire at an apartment building in the Logan Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2011

Lake Shore Drive

City Defends Lake Shore Drive Decision, Apologizes For Problems

Lake Shore Drive remained closed Wednesday afternoon, as city workers continued removing stranded vehicles from the roadway in an effort to reopen the road as soon as possible.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2011