Flooding, COVID-19 Deal Devastating Blows To Businesses Along The Water On Memorial Day Weekend Memorial Day weekend is usually a big money maker for some businesses along the water, but recent rain is dealing a devastating blow to shops already stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Northwest Suburban Couple Facing Flooding With Fox River Still RisingThe Fox River is still rising, turning a northwest suburban couple's dream home into a disaster.
Boat Owners Say Social Distancing Rules Under Revised Stay-At-Home Order Don't Make SenseBoat owners were looking for answers from Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday, saying his rules on social distancing for them don’t make sense.
Flood Warnings, Road Closures For Lake County ResidentsFlood warnings and road closures in Lake County have people in the area watching river levels.
Limousine Goes Into Fox River In AlgonquinAccording to Algonquin police, a limousine headed south on River Road lost control and went into the Fox River Saturday afternoon.
Kayakers On Cleanup Find Man's Remains In Kendall CountyAuthorities are trying to identify the remains of a man found by kayakers in the Fox River.
No Charges Filed In Fox River Grove Boating Accident That Injured A Child The injury of a six-year-old boy, hit by a boat along the Fox River last weekend, has locals in the far northwest suburbs re-examining when they take to the waters.
Divers Recover Body From Fox River In ElginA body recovered from the Fox River Thursday afternoon is believed to be the man who disappeared in the water Wednesday night during the Grand Victoria Casino’s fireworks show in Elgin, officials said.
Crews To Resume Search Of Fox River For Missing ManDive teams planned to return to the Fox River near the Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino in Elgin on Thursday, to resume searching for a man who disappeared in the water on Wednesday.
Fox River Stays At Bay Amid Flood WarningsA flood watch blanketing the Chicago area Thursday left residents in towns near the Fox River keeping a watchful eye on water levels tonight.
Severe Storm Threats End, But Flooding Risks Remain Along Des Plaines And Fox RiversStorms have cleared out for most of the Chicago area, but flooding risks remain along parts of the Fox and Des Plaines Rivers for the next few days as runoff continues to swell local waterways.
11-Year-Old Boy Dies While Playing With Friends In Fox RiverTwenty firefighters and divers searched for Connor Lasley for 49 minutes and found him about 50 feet from shore.
Boating Resumes On Chain O'Lakes, Upper Fox River After FloodingOne Chain O'Lakes business owner estimated July's flooding caused $30 million to $40 million in lost business for the local economy.
Cleanup Efforts Wind Down, Some Waterways Reopen After FloodingAfter two weeks of severe flooding last month, cleanup efforts are winding down in a number of northern suburbs.
Women Rescued From Flooded Fox River After Raft Flips OverTwo 19-year-old women took an inflatable raft into the fast-moving Fox River near Lippold Park around sunset.