| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:14 AM
Two Chicago Fire Department personnel were hospitalized early Thursday after a man bit one of them and injured the other in the Loop, officials said.
The incident happened about 2 a.m. in the 200 block of West Jackson Boulevard, said Fire Department...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:13 AM
Firefighters battled a blaze early Tuesday morning in the city's Chatham neighborhood.
Fire crews were called to the 8200 block of South Langley Avenue just before 2 a.m., said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Will Knight.
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:12 AM
A small fire broke out early Tuesday at a high-rise building in the Loop, authorities said.
The fire started about 2 a.m. on the top floor of a 15-story building at 122 W. Monroe St.
No one was in the building, which was being renovated, according...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Aldermen on Friday pressed the head of Chicago's Business Affairs office to make sure the ride-share companies that compete with taxi cabs honor new city regulations, but questioned whether there are enough inspectors on the payroll to keep sufficient...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Two women found dead after a suspicious fire in the basement of a two-flat building in the Belmont Gardens neighborhood Thursday night have been identified, authorities said Tuesday.
The fire started about 11:10 p.m. in the 4500 block of West Parker...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 3:07 AM
Two women were found dead after a fire broke out in the basement of a two-flat building in the Belmont Gardens neighborhood Thursday night, authorities said.
The fire started about 11:10 p.m. in the 4500 block of the West Parker Avenue on the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:27 AM
A 72-year-old woman was injured in an extra-alarm fire in the Grand Crossing neighborhood Thursday morning.
The fire broke out about 5:24 a.m. in the 7600 block of South Ingleside Avenue, said Police News Affairs Officer Ana Pacheco.
The fire was...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:51 PM
A 1-year-old child and an 18-year-old man were taken to a hospital after they were among three people rescued from an extra-alarm fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
The fire started about 3:20 p.m. in two residential...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:03 AM
A fire that started on the second floor of the University Club in the Loop is out, officials said.
The blaze began about 10:10 a.m. in a meeting room on the second story of 76 E. Monroe St., said police and fire officials.
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:12 PM
In the year leading up to the inaugural Great Chicago Fire Festival, organizers put safeguards in place in case the fire from its main event grew too large. But they never thought there would be no fire at all.
Redmoon Theater artistic director Jim...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Media was invited last month to meet with the casts of NBC’s “Chicago Fire” and “Chicago PD” at Cinespace Film Studios on the Near West Side and take a bus tour of some filming locations. The six-hour experience was...