Lake Michigan Drownings Up 64% This Year, Water Safety Group SaysA water safety advocacy organization reported Thursday that drownings in Lake Michigan are up 57% over the same period of time last year.
Man Dies After Being Pulled From Water At Rainbow BeachA man who was pulled from the water at Rainbow Beach has died, authorities said Thursday.
Crews Retrieve Man From Water At Rainbow BeachCrews Wednesday night retrieved a man from the water at Rainbow Beach on the city’s South Side.
Beach Conditions Disconnect: State Website Shows Some Beaches Closed, But They're Clearly OpenA state website designed to track beach closings in Illinois shows some popular beaches are closed, even though they appear to be open. So the CBS 2 Morning Insiders wanted to know if swimmers are at risk, or if the information is wrong.
Child Dies Days After Being Pulled From Lake Michigan At Rainbow BeachA 5-year-old has died, just days after rescuers pulled her out of Lake Michigan at Rainbow Beach.
Child Pulled From Lake Michigan At Rainbow Beach; Woman Performs CPRRescuers pulled a child out of Lake Michigan at Rainbow Beach around 9 Tuesday night.
Body Found In Lake Michigan At Rainbow BeachChicago students filming a documentary found a body in the water Monday afternoon at Rainbow Beach.
Man Pulled From Lake Michigan Near Rainbow BeachJust after 6 a.m., police and fire crews responded to the water treatment plant near Rainbow Beach, at 79th Street and the lakefront for a person in the water.
Man Tries To Sexually Abuse Boy At Rainbow Beach: PoliceThe boy was not hurt, and was able to run away after punching the man in the genitals, according to a community alert issued by Chicago Police.
Best Places To Sunbathe In ChicagoThere are many spots to sunbathe in Chicago. Depending on the atmosphere one is looking for, there is the perfect sunbathing spot available for everyone.
City Launches Free Wi-Fi At 5 BeachesPosting pictures to social media of your day at the beach or answering a work email while soaking up the sun is easier now at a handful of spots along the lake, with five Chicago beaches now offering free wi-fi.
Boy, 6, Rescued From Lake By Younger BrotherA 6-year-old boy was in serious condition Tuesday morning, after being pulled from Lake Michigan by his even younger brother at the South Side’s Rainbow Beach.
Parking Lots At 3 Beaches Fill Up As Chicagoans Try To Beat HeatWith countless Chicagoans trying to beat the intense heat in the city by taking a dip in Lake Michigan, officials have closed the parking lots at three popular beaches, after they ran out of space.
Officer Wounded When Gun Goes Off After ChaseA Chicago Police officer was hospitalized Monday morning, after a police chase ended on the south lakefront with the officer’s own gun discharging.
Historical Marker To Commemorate Integration At Rainbow BeachA historical marker will be dedicated this weekend at the South Side’s Rainbow Beach, which was the site of civil rights protests more than 50 years ago.