Fire Reported In Itasca Public LibraryA fire was reported in the Itasca Public Library Wednesday afternoon.
15 Horses, 1 Dog Killed In Peotone Barn FireApproximately 15 horses died when flames engulfed a large barn in southwest suburban Peotone early Tuesday.
Man Dies In House Fire In ChathamA 50-year-old man was killed in a fire late Monday night in the Chatham neighborhood.
Wisconsin Man Blows Up Fuel Tank In Antioch After Unsuccessfully Asking For A DateA Wisconsin man was arrested Thursday for starting a fire in unincorporated Antioch that caused a fuel tank to explode earlier this month.
4 Injured, 1 Person In Critical Condition After High-Rise Fire On Lake Shore DriveA fire broke out at a high-rise in the 3300 block of north Lake Shore Drive Saturday and left four people injured around noon.
Man Found Dead In North Mayfair Fire Might Have Shot Himself As Home Was Burning, Sources SayChicago police are investigating whether a 39-year-old man found dead after a fire in the North Mayfair neighborhood might have committed suicide as the fire was burning Tuesday morning, according to sources.
Man Found Dead After North Mayfair Fire; 6 People Escape BlazeThe fire started around 12:30 a.m. in the basement of a two-story home near Keystone Avenue and Ainsle Street.
1 Killed, 1 Injured In West Chicago FireA 53-year-old man was killed and a 92-year-old man was critically injured in a fire that destroyed a home Wednesday night in far west suburban West Chicago.
South Side House Catches Fire After Explosion At Nearby Finkl Steel Plant; 'They Saw Fireballs'A home in the Burnside neighborhood caught fire Wednesday morning, after an explosion in a slag pit at the nearby Finkl Steel plant sent flaming debris flying into the air.
Chicago Fire Department Hands Out Free Smoke Detectors After Fatal Fire In Washington HeightsMembers of the Chicago Fire Department gave out free smoke detectors and information to Washington Heights residents after a fire killed a 50-year-old man Friday night.
Massive Blaze Destroys Hermosa Food Factory, Newly Weds FoodsAn investigation is underway to determine what caused a massive fire Tuesday in Hermosa that destroyed Newly Wed Foods, a Northwest side food factory that burned to the ground.
2 Residents, 2 Police Officers Injured In Palos Hills House FireFour people, including two police officers, were injured when a fast-moving fire raced through a Palos Hills home early Tuesday.
5-Year-Old Girl Kaitlynn Jeffries Killed In Englewood House FireA 5-year-old girl was killed Friday morning, in a house fire in the Englewood neighborhood.
Paraplegic Man Rescued From Englewood FireFirefighters rescued a paraplegic man from a burning home in the Englewood neighborhood early Monday.
Onahan Elementary Students To Spend Day At Taft High School, After Fire In AuditoriumArson investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire at a Norwood Park elementary school, as kids are forced to go to class at another school on Wednesday.