A Taste Of The Outdoors In January: Chicago Boat, RV And Sail Show Opens This WeekChicagoans can't escape the pain of the Bears' heartbreaking loss on Sunday, but the approach of outdoor show season offers a chance to escape to a warmer mindset by checking out what the outdoor living industry has to offer this year.
Arlington Heights Man Killed In Wilmette Harbor ExplosionThe state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the explosion.
One Dead, One Injured In Wilmette Harbor Boat ExplosionA 67-year old man died and his body was recovered Saturday morning.
Police Find Sunken Motorboat At Center Of Fatal Excursion The Chicago Police Marine Unit, after scanning the depths of Lake Michigan daily for two months, has found the 33-foot motorboat that sank off the coast of Chicago in late May, killing three of four occupants.
Man Dies In Apparent Drowning On Pistakee LakeHigh winds and choppy water proved deadly for a Stone Park man on Sunday. The 49-year-old man was pulled out of Pistakee Lake in McHenry County, after he was unable to make it back to his boat when he went for a swim with his friends.
Four Rescued From Sinking Boat On Lake MichiganThe boat was in the lake off of 31st Street, and had sunk as of 5 p.m., fire officials said.
The World's 7 Coolest Floating HotelsFrom retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world's coolest.
5 Rescued After Boat Runs Aground On Lake CalumetThe 36-foot boat washed onto land shortly before 4 p.m. near the mouth of the Calumet River on the lake.
Man Charged After Setting Luxury Boat On Fire A man was arrested after firefighters discovered him on boat that was set on fire Friday.
None Hurt When Boat In Lake Michigan Catches FireEmergency crews rescued a group of boaters after their vessel caught fire in Lake Michigan early Sunday.
Couple Asks For Help Finding Dog Who Fell Off Boat On RiverA suburban couple is asking for help finding their Pomeranian, after he apparently fell off their boat on the Chicago River on Sunday.
Two Boats Capsize In High Winds In Lake CountyWith high winds moving into the Chicago area Thursday evening, Lake County Sheriff's police have reported two boats capsizing on two different lakes.
South Elgin Girl's Body Recovered From Michigan LakeDaniella Rose Vaca had been riding in a tube with two other children when a boat ran into it.
Cops: One Held, One Questioned After Separate Boating IncidentsA Batavia woman who prompted a frantic search when it was believed she fell into the water and went missing was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct because she was “hiding’’ while multiple fire and police emergency crews were looking for her Saturday night on the North Side, police said.
Three Hospitalized In Separate Lake Incidents Fire department personnel rescued a woman who fell out of a boat Saturday near Belmont Harbor -- the third rescue of the day.