Friends Of The Chicago River Says Tree Removal At Legion Park Will Benefit EcosystemBut Friends of the Chicago River said the removal of trees in Legion Park is just the first step in a project that will actually improve the neighborhood.
Hundreds Of Trees Cut Down In Northwest Side's Legion Park, Many UnhappyYou’d think a twister went through Legion Park on the city’s Northwest Side – with hundreds of trees leveled.
Chicago Police To Beef Up Patrols For New Year's Eve CelebrationsAn additional 1,300 officers will be deployed across the city on New Year’s Eve, to help handle any trouble if it pops up.
Chicago's Tour Boats Head To Their Winter HomesIt's that time of year, Chicago's cruise vessels are leaving the Chicago River and heading to their winter homes.
Fire Burns For Hours Under Lake Shore Drive Bridge After Construction Workers Ignite Wood PilingsChicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford said "dolphin" pilings -- wood bumpers to protect the bridge supports from boats -- caught fire on the north end of the bridge late Friday morning.
E-Scooters Found In Chicago River Weeks Before Pilot Program To Wrap UpThe City of Chicago is just weeks away from wrapping up the E-scooter pilot program. Since the launch there have been some bumps along the way with riders getting hurt and scooters and up in odd places, including, most recently, the Chicago River.
Politicians To Jump Into Chicago RiverDozens of people jumped into the Chicago River Saturday morning, to show just how clean it is.
Body Found Floating In Chicago River Near Michigan AvenueA body was found floating in the Chicago River under the DuSable Bridge at Michigan Avenue Tuesday afternoon.
Man Saved By Passing Boat After Falling Into The Chicago RiverA man was rescued after falling into the Chicago River early Sunday morning.
Two Bodies Found In Chicago River, Nearly Two Miles ApartTwo bodies were found in the Chicago River about an hour apart Friday morning, about two miles away from each other.
15 Years Ago Today, Dave Matthews' Tour Bus Dumped Human Waste On Chicago River Tourists Where were you when, on this day in 2004, a Dave Matthews Band tour bus dumped hundreds of pounds of human waste into the Chicago River?
63,000 Rubber Ducks To Dive Into Chicago River For Ducky Derby Fundraiser For Special OlympicsThe 14th annual Ducky Derby on the Chicago River, which raises money for the Special Olympics, begins with a family festival at 10 a.m. near the Michigan Avenue bridge.
Cubs Slugger Kris Bryant Hits Baseballs Into Chicago River For Red Bull StuntCubs slugger Kris Bryant spent part of his final day off for the All-Star break hitting baseballs into the Chicago River.
Michigan Man Charged After Illegal Boat Charters In ChicagoThe charges also allege the person acting as captain did not have proper Coast Guard credentials.
Missing Man's Body Found In Chicago River Near Webster Avenue BridgeThe body of 22-year-old Esteban Uriostigue, who had been missing since Friday, was recovered from the Chicago River on Tuesday near the Webster Avenue bridge.