13 Chicago Beaches Under Swim Advisory, Ban FridayMore than a dozen of Chicago’s 27 public beaches are under swim advisories or bans Friday morning ahead of the Labor Day weekend.
New System Will Recycle Harmful Substances From Chicago Water SystemThe fertilizer byproduct, called Crystal Green, can be used for agricultural and turf purposes.
West Side Churches Donating Bottled Water To Flint, MichiganWest Side ministers were joining the call for a criminal investigation of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, as volunteers loaded up hundreds of cases of bottled water for Flint.
Chicago Area Sending Thousands Of Cases Of Water To FlintBottled water is being offered by the cases to residents in Flint, Michigan and Chicago is just one of the many cities, pitching in to help.
Africa's Deadly Water Crisis: A Walk To Raise AwarenessMost of us don't think twice about how we'll get our water.
Wheeling Condos Get Temporary Fix After 5 Days Without WaterRunning water has been restored for a north suburban condo complex that had been without it for five days, but the fix is only temporary, and there is still a boil order in effect.
DuPage River Is Treacherous, Naperville Authorities WarnThe river is currently 4 to 7 feet above flood stage, and flowing rapidly in some areas. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For KidsBeat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.
Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To KnowInstalling the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?
Hydrants, Hoses Aid Some Elgin Residents With Frozen Pipes Since the end of January, several underground water service lines have frozen in Elgin. Thirty-nine homes were temporarily without water. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
In Sochi, Russia, Don't Touch The WaterWe all know how the old saying goes when you travel: "Don't drink the water."
Expert: Use Of Road Salt Leads To Slight Increase In Salinity In Water SupplyAs we've been reporting, road crews have been using so many tons of salt this winter - their supplies are dwindling.