Two Men Arrested For Selling Illegal Explosives And Fireworks In Kane CountyUndercover detectives found the fireworks for sale on social media and eventually tracked down the source -- an Elgin man and an Aurora man who police say were selling the dangerous explosives from makeshift storefronts.
Weeks Ahead Of 4th Of July, Fireworks Leave Chicagoans Fit To Be Tied As Complaints SkyrocketResidents around the Chicago area are fed up with fireworks, weeks ahead of the 4th of July holiday.
Chicagoan Caught Selling Illegal Fireworks, Including 'Threat To Society' Brand: SheriffOfficials seized roughly 1,900 pounds of illegal fireworks, some of which were sold under the names “Silver Salute” and “Threat to Society,” according to the Cook County Sheriff's Office.
Fire Department Preparing For Likelihood Of Fires From Illegal July 4th Fireworks DisplaysJust about all kinds of fireworks are illegal in Chicago, but that certainly doesn’t stop lots of people from shooting them off for the 4th of July every year, so the Fire Department will be watching closely for the problems that always result.
2 Women Seriously Injured By Fireworks; 7 Others Hurt CitywideTwo sisters in law were seriously hurt Thursday night during an illegal fireworks display at a park on the Southwest Side.
Would-Be Pyrotehcnician Injured In Illegal Fireworks ExplosionA young man with hopes of getting a license to legally explode fireworks may have blown his chance this week.