Bad Time For The Heat To Go OutAnd yet that's happening to some Skokie residents, as the big chill descends. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Chicago-Area Residents Try To Cope With This Week's Cold SnapWith the kind of weather forecast for this week it's definitely time to start paying attention to cold weather dangers.
Blue Island Woman Becomes Cook County's 18th Cold-Related DeathAn autopsy found Debra Trogtman died of heart disease, and listed hypothermia due to cold exposure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as secondary factors, the medical examiner’s office said.
DuPage Children’s Museum Dries Out After Pipe BurstsThe bitter blast is finally loosening its grip on the Chicago area. We are up from the negative digits to single digits at least.
Thieves Target Four Cars Left Running To Warm Up In HammondThe bitter cold is creating plenty of opportunities for car thieves who are finding easy pickings as people leave their vehicles running to warm up. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports Hammond police are still sorting out a series of thefts that occurred Friday.
Home Health Workers A Lifeline To Elderly During Cold SnapCindy Uribe is a home health care nurse from Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. On Thursday, she was checking on 82-year-old Jack Gallo, one of her regular patients.
For Some, Bitter Winter Weather Doesn't Shut Down Smoke BreaksThe heartiest workers still find the time to take smoke breaks outside.
Chicago Area Braces For Sub-Zero Temps A blast of cold weather has the Chicago area bracing for sub zero temperatures and dangerous wind chills.
Chicagoans Brave Freezing TempsWith temperatures plunging Monday, CBS 2’s Jim Williams spent the day with people who have no choice but to endure the cold.
Plow Drivers Gear Up To Deal With SnowMany of us complain about it, but plow drivers love this weather.
Metra Implementing Changes To Prevent Last Year's Cold Weather ProblemsMetra says it's putting into practice, everything it learned during last year's Polar Vortex which created long and repeated delays for commuters, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Not Everyone Pleased By Lack Of SnowNot nearly a white Christmas, and now a snow-less New Year's Eve. It is fine for some, but not everyone.
Lack Of Snow Hindering Winter Sports Enthusiasts You may like the fact there's been little or no snow in the area this month, but not everyone does.
How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin FeverWinter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
Best National Parks To Visit In WinterRead on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.