Car Flips Over Walking Ramp On LSD, Almost Lands In Lake MichiganA car flipped over a walking ramp on Lake Shore Drive and almost landed in Lake Michigan.
Crashing Lake Michigan Waves Flood Rogers Park Garage A Second TimeFor the second time in a little more than a month, a garage near the lakefront in Rogers Park has been left flooded.
Video Shows CPD SWAT Officers Rescue Man Who Fell Into Lake MichiganChicago police SWAT officers rescued a person who had fallen into the freezing waters of Lake Michigan Saturday morning.
City Council Committee Approves Climate Emergency DeclarationThe Chicago City Council on Monday voted to fight back and protect Chicago from record high lake levels.
Red Alert Issued On Lake Michigan Shoreline Erosion; City, State Declare EmergencyIt’s growing emergency along Chicago's lakefront--the shoreline is washing away and homes are threatened because of high lake levels.
Dangerous Shifting Shoreline In Evanston Where People Could Get Hurt On Rock WallThe rock wall was put in place in 1988, the last time similarly high and turbulent waves threatened Evanston's shoreline.
Stay Off Ogden Dunes Beach, Police WarnPolice issued a warning Thursday for visitors to the lakefront in Northwest Indiana.
Inside The City Of Chicago's Fight Against Lakefront ErosionRight now, Lake Michigan is lapping away its own shoreline little by little – and powerful storms like one that happened this month swoop in and cause more destruction.
Indiana Mulls Law Aiming To Limit Lake Michigan Beach AccessThe legislation, sponsored by state Rep. Doug Miller, would give up the state's ownership of large swaths of Indiana’s lake shoreline to adjacent private property owners if the property description in their deeds indicates the land extends to Lake Michigan.
Crews Clean Up Mess Left Behind Weekend Winter StormA rainy, windy and wavy mess this weekend meant a rocky return to normalcy along South Shore Drive. On Monday, crews shoveled up stones that were swept up over a wall.
A Few Surfers Take To Lake Michigan A Day After Winter StormOn Sunday once the storm had moved out and the waves were tamer, some people found fit to go surfing.
Storm Surge Brings Crashing Waves, Flooding To Lakefront Areas That Have Already Been SufferingLake Michigan storm surge inundated beaches, parks, and even the backs of some homes Saturday as a winter storm pounded the Chicago area.
Chicago Weather: Huge Waves Feared Along Chicago's Already Battered LakefrontThe lake looks calm now, but that is about to change. In fact, we're about to see waves the highest we've seen in six years.
Taking The New Year's Day Polar Bear PlungeFor many participants, it wasn't their first time. One woman said she has participated in this winter tradition 21 times.
Groups Want Tougher U.S. Steel Fine For Lake Michigan SpillThe leaders of 18 environmental and civic groups have joined a push for U.S. Steel to face tougher penalties over a spill of hazardous substances from a northwestern Indiana plant into Lake Michigan.