Study By U Of C Professor Finds Living On Tree-Lined Streets Makes People Healthier And Possibly SmarterApparently you don't need to hug a tree, but rather just look at one to live a happy, healthier life.
Tree Pollen Counts Extremely HighIf you are sniffling, sneezing, wheezing and feel as if your head is in a vice, you can blame those leaves emerging on the trees.
Massive Sinkhole Swallows Six Trees In Indiana Family's YardA northwest Indiana couple finally convinced authorities to listen to their complaints about a sinkhole in their back yard, after it opened up over the weekend into a massive crater that swallowed six trees.
Chicago Making Up For Lost Time To Replace Trees A Chicago environmental leader says the ash borer, drought and a tough winter have left the city short of trees, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Palatine To Help Washington Replace Trees Lost To TornadoIn addition to more than 1,000 homes destroyed or severely damaged by the Nov. 17 twister in Washington, about 1,000 trees were ripped out.
Evanston Losing More Trees To Emerald Ash Borer The City of Evanston appears to be losing the fight to save its remaining 2000 ash trees from the Emerald Ash Borer. CBS 2’s Mike Parker has this Original Report.
Chicago-Area Trees Shedding Leaves From Cool, Wet WeatherChicago area trees have been losing leaves early because of a cool wet spring and early summer, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Mystery Animal Seen Lurking In Bloomingdale PreserveThe Meacham Grove Forest Preserve is 252 magnificent acres of prairies, fishing spots, jogging and bike trails and thick woodlands. In those woods, something lurks. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Students Plant Trees At School For Arbor DayFor Arbor Day, the city of Chicago has embarked on a tree-planting frenzy.
Trees Could Use Watering and Mulching During Snow Drought, Experts SayExperts say the lack of snow -- coming off of an extremely dry summer -- is literally stressing trees out. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Leaves Already Changing Color A Sign Of Drought, Not Early FallHave you seen them yet? Some trees and shrubs in the Chicago area have been changing colors, a month before the official start of autumn. We got to wondering if this is an early sign of fall, or a sign of trouble.
Highland Park Officials To Residents: You Can't Lop The Tops Off Your TreesThe city of Highland Park has a warning for its homeowners: you can't just lop off the tops of trees -- even if they're on your property.