Landlords For 19 Buildings Summoned To Court Over Lack Of HeatThe landlords for 19 buildings were summoned to emergency heat court on Monday after complaints of no heat.
Offers Of Help Rolling In For Nuns Without HeatAfter having gone more than two days without heat, and seeing temperatures in their church drop below freezing, a group of French nuns ministering to residents in the Austin neighborhood is asking for help raising the $200,000 they need to buy new boilers.
Gas Service Restored To Edison Park HomesDozens of residents in the Edison Park neighborhood spent the night without heat, after city water crews knocked out a gas line.
Donations Pour In After Boiler Fails At Northwest Suburban Pet ShelterOfficials at the not-for-profit, no-kill Animal House Shelter say a new boiler will cost about $4,000. In the meantime, they need items to help keep the dogs and cats warm.
Part Of Chicago School Was Without Heat For Two Days, Parent ComplainsAlonzo Stallings found out about the lack of heat not from teachers or a note sent home – but from his five-year-old daughter.
Part Of County Jail Loses Heat; Inmates MovedPart of the Cook County Jail has been without heat for days.
Foreclosure On Apartment Building Left Woman Without Heat In Winter Of '10-'11Remember the winter of 2010-11, and the Groundhog Day blizzard that dumped more than 21 inches of snow on Chicago? Rochelle McIntosh remembers it all too well.
South Shore Funeral Home Expects To Reopen SoonFive days after his funeral home was shut down for lack of heat or power, a South Shore mortician said he's not about to go out of business.
Elderly Woman's Heat Shut Off, Hit With $44,000 Peoples Gas BillShe was told People's Gas needed to replace her meter. That's where her nightmare began. Her gas was cut off and, on Wednesday, she got a new bill for more than $44,000, accused of stealing gas.
Heat Back On At Last In Lincoln Park Apartment BuildingThe big chill is over for hundreds of residents of a Lincoln Park apartment building that had been without heat for more than five days.
Fire In Heatless South Shore Building Leaves 17 HomelessSeventeen people were left homeless Wednesday morning when a fire broke out in a large South Side apartment building.