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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.
Arlington Heights Cleans Up After Storm Knocks Down Trees, Power LinesEuclid Avenue in northwest suburban Arlington Heights was reopened Tuesday morning, after Monday night’s storms knocked down trees and power lines, prompting the street’s closure.
NWS: Damage In Grayslake Caused By EF-1 Tornado Severe storms swept through the Chicago area Sunday afternoon and evening, leaving a path of destruction in its wake.
Marseilles Cleaning Up After Damaging Hail StormThe rush for repairs is on after huge hailstones as big as a person's hand pelt parts of the Chicago area, causing serious damage.
Storm Rips Shingles Off Homes, Topples Trees In SummitHeavy rains and strong winds blew through the Chicago area Tuesday, and CBS 2’s Ed Curran reports in southwest suburban Summit, they are assessing the damage.
Whiting, Ind. Still Cleaning Up After Violent Storms Many communities are still cleaning up after the violent storms that hit the Chicago area a few days ago, reports WBBM's Terry Keshner.
National Weather Service Confirms Two Brief Tornadoes Hit Monday EveningThe NWS confirms two brief EF-1 tornadoes occurred Monday evening, with one near the town of Earlville and the second in Plainfield.
Severe Storms Flood Streets, Uproot Trees, Knock Out PowerThe I-190 entrance to O’Hare International Airport reopened Tuesday morning, after it was shut down for several hours at Mannheim Road when the viaduct flooded due to Monday night’s storms.
Lightning Strike Might Have Sparked Fire In LombardA fire that caused about $100,000 in damage to a west suburban Lombard home Monday night may have been caused by a lightning strike during the heavy thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area, officials said.
Thunderstorms Bring Tornado Warning, Lightning DamageThunderstorms dumped plenty of rain on the Chicago area overnight, leading to a tornado warning in McHenry County when a funnel cloud was spotted. Lightning also sparked at least one fire in Crystal Lake.
2 Investigators: How To Spot Home Repair Scams Your home is damaged by a bad storm. After the storm contractors may show up at your door soliciting you to sign up with them to fix the damage. But watch out for some of the tricks of the trade homeowners have learned the hard way.
Chicago Area Cleaning Up After Heavy StormsMany in the Chicago area are beginning to clean up following Saturday night's raging storms.