More Restaurants Seeking To Appeal To Your Eardrums As Much As Your Taste BudsThe focus on sound comes at a time when open kitchens and industrial hard-surface designs entice diners’ eyes, but might strain their ears.
Transportation Noise May Be Hazardous To Your HealthCardiologists now warn traffic noise is impacting our cardiovascular system and may increase the risk of heart disease. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Study Finds Adults Of All Ages Concerned About Long-Term Affects Of Loud NoisesA new study finds that adults of all ages are concerned about what loud noises may be doing to affect their ability to hear as they get older.
O'Hare Neighbors To Get Some Noise Relief, Aviation Commissioner Says
New 606 Trail Proves Popular; But Some Complain Of Crime, Rowdy BehaviorThe new elevated 606 trail on the city’s West Side has proved very popular with joggers and cyclists who have given it rave reviews, but it’s also generated several complaints from residents about gang activity and drunken behavior.
Neighbors Want "Very Rowdy Bar" To Give Up 4 A.M. Liquor LicenseSarie Keller's home is adjacent to the Bluelight, at 3251 N. Western Ave. She said, over the last several years, problems have escalated. The city has deemed the bar problematic, and has entered into a plan of operation with the bar, but Keller said the bar hasn't complied with any of the city's demands.
National Park Service Map Shows Just How Loud Chicago Really IsIf you’ve ever been in the United Center after the Blackhawks Score a goal, or stuck in traffic, stood under the Loop ‘L’ tracks during rush hour, or walked Kuma’s Corner, you know Chicago can be a very noisy place.
Itasca Residents Complain O'Hare Noise Has Gotten WorseSome homeowners say over the last three months they can't have a conversation in their driveways – and that’s four miles from the western edge of the airport.
Air Show Fun For Us, Not So Much For The DogsThe 4th of July is the most hated day of the year by dogs. With all the fireworks and excitement, it can be scary for pets. But the Chicago Air & Water Show runs a close second.