New Study Shows Natural Prairie Grass To Be More Beneficial Than Green GrassYour lawn may be green and lush but, according to a new study from Northern Illinois University, planting other kinds of grasses and plants may be more beneficial to the planet.
Woman, Child Hit By Semi On South SideA child and a woman were taken to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle on the South Side on Tuesday afternoon.
Naturalists Restoring Illinois Prairies With Controlled BurningsPlumes of smoke have been rising this week from prairies at Fermilab, the Morton Arboretum and other open spaces which naturalists are trying to keep open throughout the Chicago area.
Someone You Should Know: Prairie Guardian Jan SmithJan Smith has spent the last two decades recreating the Illinois prairie at a suburban park. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.