Chicago River Dyed Green In Scaled-Back St. Patrick's Day CelebrationsThe City of Chicago unexpectedly dyed the Chicago River green Saturday morning as part of its long-standing tradition to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
Wendella Boat Season Opens FridayThe Wendella boat season opens today!
Body Recovered From Chicago River Under Montrose Avenue BridgeA body was recovered from the Chicago River under the Montrose Avenue Bridge Monday morning.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Chicago River's North Branch Identified As Yesenia VargasA woman found stabbed to death in the North Branch of the Chicago River over the weekend has been identified as Yesenia Vargas.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In North Branch Of The Chicago RiverChicago police are looking into the gruesome discovery of a woman's body in the north branch of the Chicago River.
Man, Dog Rescued From Chicago River In ChinatownThe man's dog fell into the water in Ping Tom Memorial Park, and he jumped in right behind.
Investigation Continues Over Chicago River Boating Accident Leaving 7-Year-Old DeadBeaches are closed, river use is up and so are water levels. It heightens risk on the water. Just after 6:30 Wednesday night, things got scary then deadly near Chinatown.
7-Year-Old Boy Dies, 5 Others Hospitalized, When Boat Flips Over On South Branch Of Chicago RiverNine people ended up in the water, and six of them were hospitalized, when a boat flipped over on the South Branch of the Chicago River early Wednesday evening.
Police Release Surveillance Video In Shooting That Killed Man, Wounded Woman On Chicago River DowntownNewly-released surveillance video showed people running and ducking for cover during a shooting along the Chicago River downtown last weekend.
Along With Chicago Riverwalk, Wendella Tour Boats Open For CruisesAs Chicago's Riverwalk reopens, so too does another longtime river tradition: the Wendella tour boats begin operating on Friday.
Retired Naval Aviator Rescues Man From Chicago RiverA woman who was walking her dog jumped into action going into the Chicago River to save a drowning man, and the dramatic moments were all caught on camera.
CFD Divers, Good Samaritans Rescue Man From Chicago RiverEmergency workers and Good Samaritans raced to the Chicago River downtown Thursday to save a man in the water.
Chicago Weather: Recent Storms Break May Record For RainfallFor the third year in a row, Chicago has seen more than 8 inches of rain in May, with a record 8.3 inches so far this month, following two major rainstorms in the past week.
Chicago Weather: City Nearing Record For May RainfallAccording to the National Weather Service, more rain fell in Chicago between Thursday and Sunday than during 1,759 of the 1,792 months of rainfall on record.
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.