Whether Work Or Play, Snow Day Keeping Kids And Adults BusyFriday was a snow day for many kids and adults alike, with most schools closed and plenty of people staying home from work due to the snowstorm, but that didn’t mean it was a lazy start to the weekend.
Rahm: 'Tried And Tested' City Crews Up To The Challenge Of Friday's Winter StormIt’s been a couple years since Chicago has seen a snowstorm as big as the one that began blanketing the city Thursday night, but city officials wanted to assure residents they haven’t forgotten how to keep the city moving.
PHOTOS: Snow Storm Blankets Chicago AreaWe asked and you delivered. We wanted to know how the winter storm looks where you live, and you're showing us.
Drivers Busy Preparing For Winter StormWith as much as a foot of snow possible for some parts of the Chicago area by tomorrow night, it seems like everyone is scrambling to make sure they have all the emergency essentials they might need, but those items aren't always easy to find.
Greyhound Passengers Stranded At Chicago Station Due To East Coast StormA couple hundred travelers found themselves stranded overnight at the Greyhound bus station in the West Loop, after several buses were canceled or delayed due to the winter storm on the East Coast.
Airlines Cancel Thousands Of Flights On East Coast Amid Major Winter StormMost Thursday morning flights from Chicago to the Northeast have been canceled, with at least 125 flights canceled at O’Hare International Airport, and more than 30 canceled at Midway International Airport as of 7 a.m.
Winter Storm Blankets Chicago With Nearly 8 Inches Of SnowChicago got nearly eight inches of snow over the weekend, forcing airlines to cancel more than 1,000 flights, and now the city must brace for much colder weather later in the week.
Thousands Without Power, Scores Of Vehicles Stuck In Snow After BlizzardTens of thousands of people in northwest Indiana lost power Wednesday, when a blizzard dumped more than a foot of snow in some areas, and winds of up to 50 mph took out power lines. Scores of motorists also ended up stranded overnight when their cars got stuck in the heavy show.
NW Indiana Feels Brunt Of Winter Storm, More Than 1,000 Flights Cancelled Parts of the Chicago area, particularly Northwest Indiana, are feeling the brunt of a major winter storm that has cancelled more than 1,000 flights at the city’s airports and could dump more than a foot of snow in some areas.
More Than 700 ComEd Workers To Help East Coast Recover From Winter Storm JonasMore than 700 ComEd workers and contractors were headed to the East Coast on Friday, to assist counterparts there with the possibility of widespread power outages as a massive winter storm bears down.
Chicago's Airports Canceling Flights Ahead Of East Coast BlizzardA massive winter storm set to hit the East Coast on Friday was wreaking havoc at airports across the country, including at O’Hare and Midway in Chicago.
Winter Weather Advisory In Effect For Chicago Area A winter storm is expected to dump two to four inches of snow on the Chicago area, with areas to the south and in northwest Indiana likely to get more.