City Cracks Down On Landlords Who Leave Tenants Without HeatSeveral buildings across Chicago were without heat during this week's record cold snap, including high and low rent properties.
Furnaces Struggle To Keep Up With Subzero TemperaturesSome homeowners around the Chicago area are struggling to keep their homes warm in the bitter weather because their furnaces can't bring the heat.
Extreme Cold Has AAA Tow Trucks Busy Rescuing Stranded DriversIn this deep freeze, about the last place you want to find yourself standing on the side of the road, trying to fix a broken-down car.
Chicago Weather Forecast: More Record-Setting Cold Ahead Of Snow Thursday NightIt’s another day of record-setting cold for Chicago, as Thursday immediately started as the coldest Jan. 31 ever at O’Hare, and kept getting colder.
Brain Tumor Survivor Embraces Chicago's Deep Freeze To Help Train For Mount EverestThe weather on Mount Everest has been similar to Chicago during our record cold snap. That inspired one man’s trip to Oak Street Beach, as he prepares to climb the world’s highest summit.
Chicago Firefighters Battle More Than Fires In Extreme ColdWith frozen faces and 75 pounds of gear, firefighters end up covered in ice because minutes outside in subzero temperatures can mean frostbite or hypothermia.
UCLA Men’s Volleyball Team Adjusts To Frigid Chicago TemperaturesChicagoans aren't used to this extreme cold, so imagine what it must be like for Californians who just arrived in town. UCLA's fifth-ranked men's volleyball team will play two matches in the Chicago area this week at Loyola University and Lewis University, so they've had to adapt.
UPDATE: City Lets Crossing Guards Go Home After A Cold MorningChicago Public Schools and hundreds of other Chicago area schools cancelled classes on Wednesday due to the cold, but that didn’t stop the city from telling crossing guards to report for duty in record cold temperatures.
South Shore Line Trains Suspended Due To Extreme ColdThe South Shore Line will not be running any trains on Wednesday, due to electrical problems from the extreme cold.
About 2,000 ComEd Customers Without Power Amid Brutal ColdThousands of homes and businesses in northern Illinois were without power early Wednesday, as record cold has arrived in Chicago.
Six Tips To Protect Your Eyes During The 2019 Polar VortexAs the Chicago area experiences record-breaking low temperatures and dangerous wind chills, eye care is critical.
Metra Electric Trains Not Running Wednesday, Thursday Due To Record ColdThe record-setting cold snap gripping Chicago has prompted Metra to suspend service on the Metra Electric line until further notice, and several other Metra lines are experiencing delays in the frigid weather.
Extreme Cold Causes Headaches For Metra, South Shore TrainsIt’s been a chaotic morning for many commuters, as the extreme cold has caused trouble for CTA, Metra, and South Shore Line trains alike.
Chicago Weather Forecast: Record-Breaking Cold Arrives In Chicago, As Temps Plunge To -23°Record-breaking cold has arrived in Chicago, with temperatures the lowest they've been since 1985, plunging to -22° by 6 a.m., with possibly colder weather still coming.
More Than 1,600 Flights Cancelled At Chicago's Airports Amid Brutal Cold SnapAmid record-breaking cold in Chicago, airlines have cancelled hundreds of flights at O'Hare and Midway airports on Wednesday.