Garbage Can Fires Spread To Garages, Utility Poles In Hegewisch; Police Say It Was ArsonDramatic flames raged overnight in the Hegewisch community, and police said three different fires in the area have now been ruled arson.
Despite Being Marked 'Completed' In 311, Pothole In South Chicago Is Still ThereWhat do you do when you can't get the city to fix those pesky potholes? You call CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas, who just found yet another instance of the city mishandling a 311 complaint.
Fire Department Rescues Crewmember After Fall Into Cargo Hold Of Freighter Ship On Calumet RiverThe Fire Department rescued a crewmember from a freighter ship Tuesday afternoon, after the worker fell 100 feet into a cargo hold.
Man Found Shot To Death In South Chicago HomeThe 48-year-old victim was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the neck in his home in the 8500 block of South Burley Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
Elderly Man Burned After Smoking While Using Oxygen TankAn elderly man suffered first and second-degree burns Monday morning during a smoking-realted mishap that involved the man’s oxygen breathing tank, according to Fire Media Affairs.
Woman Struck By SUV While Putting Child In Car SeatA woman hit after getting her child into a car seat in the South Chicago neighborhood remained in critical condition Friday.
Meeting Planned To Discuss Southeast Side Coal PlantSoutheast Side residents plan to gather for a town hall meeting tonight to discuss a controversial plan that would put a new energy plant in their neighborhood.