Chicago Park District Planning Indoor Activities To Keep Kids WarmAs punishing cold temperatures are expected to plunge even more on Wednesday across much of the Midwest and parts of the northeast, millions of people are being urged to take precautions to stay safe. At least six polar-vortex related deaths have been reported.
Chicago Prepares For Extreme Cold With Warming Centers, CancellationsWith the countdown on to perhaps Chicago's coldest temperatures in decades Mayor Rahm Emanuel said preparations have been under way for days.
Find Chicago-Area Warming CentersAs temperatures drop below zero, the Chicago Police Department and the Chicago Park District are offering designated warming centers.
Chiberia Part 2: Deep Freeze To Last Through WednesdayTemperatures more suited for the North Pole are returning to the Chicago area, and will leave the region in a deep freeze for the next 2 ½ days, similar to the arctic blast we endured three weeks ago.
Find A Chicago Warming CenterWith frigid temperatures in Chicago likely to stick around for the rest of the week, the city of Chicago has plenty of options for residents to keep warm.
Cold, Really Cold, Weather AheadIf you think it's cold now, just wait. The forecast calls for sharply colder weather next week, with daytime temperatures barely above single digits.