Local Parks Survey Storm Damage, While Trying To Keep Visitors SafeHe said conservation police have handed out citations. Harper said staff is slowly working with contractors to clear the debris to make it safe and available for people.
What To Do Before The Summer's GoneThe last few weeks of summer before school begins can get a little wearisome as both parents and kids alike begin to crave the routine of the school year amid the gradual changing of the season. But these weeks don’t have to drag on without respite; living in the Chicagoland area means we have plenty of activities in which to engage. Here’s a list of some that should make your end-of-the-summer bucket list.
State Lawmakers To Weigh Adding An Online Lottery Game, Giving Up A State ParkOnly three days remain in the Illinois General Assembly’s spring session. As WBBM Newsradio's Alex Degman reports, those days should be busy.
Best Campgrounds In The Chicago AreaChicago might be a big city, but its wilderness isn't far away. Campgrounds in the area offer amenities beyond the raked dirt patch of your childhood — they're offering wireless Internet, planned children’s activities and swimming pools. These are the area's best, boasting everything from ball courts to air conditioned cabins. Oh, and they've got places for your tent, too.