Aldermen Back Property Tax Break For Spouses Of Fallen Police Officers, Firefighters, ParamedicsThe ordinance would exempt the spouses of fallen police officers, firefighters, and paramedics from paying the city's portion of their property tax bills -- usually 20% to 25% of the total due.
Trash Covers Ground Under Mural Of Fallen Chicago FirefightersThe grass has not been cut in weeks and trash covers the ground beneath a mural of three Chicago firefighters who died on the job. Now, one man in the neighborhood is fighting for them.
Fallen Heroes Honored At Charity Baseball GameIt was an emotional night at Guaranteed Rate Field as Chicago police officers and firefighters honored two fallen Chicago heroes: Firefighter Juan Bucio and Police Commander Paul Bauer.
Firefighters Rescue Elderly Man From Englewood House FireThe 72-year-old was trapped on the second floor of a house. He was unresponsive until fire crews performed CPR.
Firefighters Play Santa For Hospitalized KidsMore than a dozen Chicago firefighters and their families delivered gifts to the pediatric unit of Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center on Friday.
CFD Makes Annual Donation To Widow's FundChicago firefighters and paramedics are coming to the aid of the widows and children of their deceased comrades this holiday season.
Aldermen Back Plan To Help Police, Firefighters, Paramedics Buy HomesThe City Council Housing Committee has approved a plan to encourage public safety personnel to move into high-crime neighborhoods.
Wrigley Firefighters Root For Cubs, But Might Not Get To Watch NLCSThey work about as close as you can get to Wrigley Field without sitting in the stands, but they might not be able to watch much of what’s happening on the field when the Cubs begin the National League Championship Series on Saturday.
Chicago Firefighters Bring Toys To Kids In The HospitalChicago firefighters helped spread some holiday cheer to kids in the hospital this Christmas Eve, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Firefighters, Police Officers Receive City's Top Awards For BraveryThe city’s Carter Harrison Award was presented to Police Officers Jeffrey Friedlieb and Ruben Del Valle, who shot and pursued a drug suspect, after he shot them.
Man Injured In Building Collapse In West PullmanFirefighters rescued a man who was trapped when a building collapsed in the West Pullman neighborhood Monday morning.