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.
Man Dies After He Was Pulled From Chicago River Near Goose IslandThe 22-year-old man jumped into the river to try to retrieve his boat, after it came untied from the dock and started drifting away.
Body Found Floating In Chicago River Near Goose IslandThe Police Marine Unit discovered the body around 1:40 a.m. in the river near the Halsted Street bridge.
Two People On WaveRunner Fall Into Chicago River, Rescued By Architecture Tour BoatTwo people on a WaveRunner fell into the Chicago River and were rescued by an architecture tour boat Saturday afternoon.
Chicago's New And Improved Riverwalk Now OpenThe new and improved downtown riverwalk officially opens for the season Monday.
2019 Boating Season Started Saturday With First Boat RunThe City of Chicago kicked off the 2019 boating season with its first boat run Saturday morning, raising 27 bridges from South Ashland Avenue to Lake Shore Drive.
Chicago Bridge Closure Schedule Announced For Spring TestingThe Chicago Department of Transportation announced its schedule for bridge testing prior to the start of the spring boating season.
Americans Will Spend $5.61 Billion Celebrating St. Patrick's Day This YearAccording to a survey by the National Retail Federation, Americans will spend $5.61 billion celebrating the holiday this year, with the average consumer spending just over $40.
Chicago Celebrates St. Patrick's Day With River DyeingCrowds gathered along the Chicago River Saturday to watch the annual river dyeing in honor of St. Patrick's Day.
More Corrosion, But No More Cracks, Under Lake Shore Drive BridgeRegarding the necessary permanent repairs, the city already has ordered steel, and shipments should start arriving next week.
Northbound Lake Shore Drive Bridge Reopens After Beams CrackedCity officials have reopened the northbound lanes of the Lake Shore Drive bridge over the Chicago River, a day after the span was closed due to cracked steel support beams.