Shuttered Blue Island Hospital To Reopen For COVID-19 Patients"I'm just grateful I can be part of it and help."
Blue Island Mayor To Address Decision To Shut Down Police Department Amid COVID-19 ConcernsThe mayor of Blue Island will explain his decision today to shut down the entire police department after an officer tests positive for COVID-19.
State, Local Lawmakers Furious After Blue Island Shuts Down Police Department Over Coronavirus CaseAmong those who have tested positive for the coronavirus recently in Illinois is a police officer in south suburban Blue Island.
5 Chicago Hotels To House Those With COVID-19"Because of social distancing, Chicago shelters are facing new challenges related to space, Lightfoot said. "Not only to we have a plan, we are executing that plan."
Developer Buys Old MetroSouth Medical Center, Which Was Being Eyed By State As Potential Overflow Site For COVID-19 PatientsIt's unclear how much the developer spent to purchase the property or how it will utilize the space.
Police Identify Victim, Suspect In Shooting That Left Man Dead At Blue Island Gas StationPolice have identified the man who was shot and killed at a Blue Island gas station earlier in the week, and have also identified the suspect.
Man Shot, Killed At Blue Island Gas StationA man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon at a gas station in Blue Island.
White SUV May Be Linked To Thefts, Carjackings Targeting Gas Station Customers In Southwest SuburbsCould a white sport-utility vehicle be the link to a string of thefts and carjackings targeting gas station customers in the southwest suburbs?
Thieves Slide Into Cars, Steal Drivers' Property At Southwest Suburban Gas StationsIt could happen to anyone – you slip out of your car to pump your gas and the thieves slide right in and steal your stuff.
Human Skeletal Remains Found In Electrical Vault In Blue IslandA contractor found human skeletal remains in an underground electrical vault near Blue Island on Thursday, police said.
Over 50 Vehicles Catch Fire At Blue Island Junk YardA junk yard in Blue Island caught fire, burning more than 50 vehicles early Saturday morning.
Some Metro South Hospital Supporters Would Rather It Close Than Go To A Group Considering BuyingThe battle to save south suburban Metro South Hospital is getting ugly. One doctor says his group wants to buy the hospital, but some hospital supporters say they would rather the hospital close than sell it to them.
CSX Railroad Steps In After CBS 2 Exposes Railroad Crossing Where Gates Are Always DownRailroad CSX said Wednesday that it is solving a dangerous situation at a crossing in Blue Island, after CBS 2 highlighted the problem.
CBS 2 Takes Action: Gates Always Down At Blue Island Railroad Crossing, Drivers Go Right ThroughDrivers zoom right past the flashing gates at a railroad crossing in Blue Island – and they know it’s dangerous.
MetroSouth Hospital In Blue Island Could Close By The End Of The YearA community hospital in Blue Island might shut down, and people who live in the suburb are worried.