Erosion Barrier Boulders To Go Up In Rogers Park"It's not often that you can say we're making progress by building walls. But in this case, I hope it's true."
Beach Or Door? Internet Losing Its Mind Once Again Over New PhotoMove over blue or gold dress, take a seat Laurel and Yanny, there’s a new social media controversy taking the internet by storm.
Teen Infected By Hookworms After Being Buried In Beach SandA Tennessee teen and several other people visiting a Florida beach have been infected with hookworms.
4th Of July Beach-Goers Celebrate With 'Heat, Meat, And The Beat' Nearly 100,000 people flocked to Navy Pier to watch the fireworks display for the Fourth of July, while hundreds of others flocked to local beaches.
Cars Ticketed, Towed As Beaches Reach Max CapacityNorth Avenue Beach was packed Wednesday as beach-goers flocked to the lake to escape the heat and humidity.
Indiana Beach Property Mark In DisputeDon and Bobbie Gunderson of Long Beach want the court to decide the homeowner's property extends all the way to the water.
Beach At Mount Baldy To Reopen Friday; Dune To Remain ClosedMount Baldy closed in July 2013, after Nathan Woessner was buried alive for more than three hours.
5 End Of Summer Trips To TakeMake some summertime memories before the school year begins. Here are a few last-minute trip ideas for the whole family.
5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach BagA day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.
6 Beach Escapes You Might Not Know AboutLooking for a new beach getaway spot this summer? Wendy Francis, author of "The Summer Of Good Intentions," shares her top 6 beach escapes that you might not know about.
Central Beach Closed Due To Erosion Along Indiana Dunes National LakeshoreChief Ranger Mike Bremer said the beach at Central Avenue, on the east side of Beverly Shores, has been closed indefinitely, because high waves last week washed away the sand, leaving an eight-foot drop-off, which has at its base some jagged pieces of an old road that used to run along the beach.
3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This SummerThe weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.
Rain Puts Damper On Memorial Day Beach-GoersMemorial Day is a day at the beach for those who just want to have some easy-going fun, but the weather hasn’t been cooperating.
Best Ideas For Fourth of July In ChicagoNeed ideas for July 4th weekend with your family? We have the ultimate guide for your holiday weekend.
Six Hot Beach Reads For SummerSummer is time for breaking out your bathing suits and hitting the beach. Whether you’re craving a thriller or tearjerker, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book for every afternoon spent in the sun. Throw one of these page-turners in your beach bag and prepare to lose yourself.