LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS: Icy Roads Expected Tonight
WINTER STORM: Live Updates On Saturday SnowCheck back for LIVE updates on the winter storm warning in place for the Chicago area until noon Saturday.
Winter Storm Dumping Snow Across Much Of IllinoisState troopers have responded to close to 300 traffic crashes, one of which was fatal, and nearly 800 calls for assistance from motorists.
Winter Weather Advisory In Effect For Wednesday MorningA winter weather advisory has been issued for DeKalb, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties from 3 a.m. to noon Wednesday. 
Ice Covered City Sidewalks A Major Cause Of ConcernPeople used different techniques to get by. Some glide and slide. Or shuffle while keeping both feet on the ground. Others have more of a spring in their step.
Icy City Sidewalks Put Pedestrians In PerilCity ordinances are pretty clear. You have until 10:00 a.m. to clear an overnight storm and 10:00 p.m. to clear a dayside storm. And the path clear has to be about five feet wide.
Chicago Public Schools Open Monday Amid Winter Storm WarningThe Chicago Public Schools will be open Monday, according to CEO Janice Jackson.
Chicago Forecast: Winter Storm Warning, 8-12 Inches PossibleEd Curran says even if Chicago is not hit by the blizzard, the storm could be a disruptive and dangerous when winds pick up.
CTA Keeping Heat Lamps Later Than Usual On As Cold Snap PersistsChicago feels more like winter than spring this week, with a mixture of rain and snow in the forecast.
Agreement Reached With Snow Plow, Garbage Truck Drivers' UnionSnow plow drivers will be back on the streets for any snow Sunday, after avoiding a strike vote.
More Pipe Problems Expected With Next Week's Warm UpWarm-ups cause a whole new stream of problems, plumbers say.
Walking Your Dog In The Cold And SnowMost of us would prefer not to spend much time outside in these frigid temperatures; but for some people, it's a living.
Snow Plow, Garbage Truck Drivers' Union Threaten Strike VoteThe union suggests Chicago's plows could be idle when they're needed most due to a contract negotiation.
Brookfield Zoo Animals Enjoying Wintry WeatherThe arctic blast is an invitation for most to stay indoors, but for some Brookfield Zoo animals, the cold weather means playtime!
Metra Winter Weather GuideThis week's bitter cold has not been kind to Metra and some of its passengers.