The bitter blast is finally loosening its grip on the Chicago area. We are up from the negative digits to single digits at least.
The bitter cold is creating plenty of opportunities for car thieves who are finding easy pickings as people leave their vehicles running to warm up. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports Hammond police are still sorting out a series of thefts that occurred Friday.
Cindy Uribe is a home health care nurse from Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. On Thursday, she was checking on 82-year-old Jack Gallo, one of her regular patients.
The heartiest workers still find the time to take smoke breaks outside.
A blast of cold weather has the Chicago area bracing for sub zero temperatures and dangerous wind chills.
With temperatures plunging Monday, CBS 2’s Jim Williams spent the day with people who have no choice but to endure the cold.
Many of us complain about it, but plow drivers love this weather.
Metra says it’s putting into practice, everything it learned during last year’s Polar Vortex which created long and repeated delays for commuters, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Not nearly a white Christmas, and now a snow-less New Year’s Eve. It is fine for some, but not everyone.
You may like the fact there’s been little or no snow in the area this month, but not everyone does.
Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.
CEO Don Orseno ran through some of the new equipment and procedures that are expected to prevent commuters from freezing on Metra platforms this winter.
How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?
Lucky you. You’re going to hear the word “bombogenesis” a lot in the next week.
With his boss up for re-election in February, the man in charge of snow removal for Chicago said Tuesday that city crews are ready for the coming winter, even if there’s a repeat of last year’s brutal conditions.
Winter is coming and along with it scallop season. Try Ben Pollinger’s recipe for fried sea scallops.
The reward for surviving last winter’s frigid temperatures and record snowfall, several states are learning, is drastic price increases for road salt — in some cases, five times as expensive as last season.
Meteorologists don’t take much stock in predictions from the Farmer’s Almanac, which is calling for a frigid winter season, but there are more scientific signs that Chicago would see a wild one in 2014-15.
A study released today points a finger at road salt. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.