Increasing clouds w/rain showers but after Noon and mainly south of Lakeshore communities.
Rain showers but still focused south of lake shore but ending by 8pm. LOW: 34
Cloudy start, Partly Sunny afternoon. Lake shore communities will be cooler. High: 51
The U.S. Coast Guard is urging people to use caution on Great Lakes waterways due to warmer temperatures and
The warning specifically mentions Lake Superior and the northern parts of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.
People are at risk of falling through the ice during above freezing-temperatures. The Coast Guard also notes that ice-breaking in harbors, ports and waterways also is increasing throughout the Great Lakes in preparation for the March 25 opening of the Soo Locks.
The Coast Guard says people should stay away from cracks, seams, pressure ridges, slushy areas and darker areas of ice since these could be hazards.
CHICAGO (WLS/CNN) - Police said a woman killed her 9-month-old granddaughter because the girl wouldn't stop crying.
The 52-year-old woman also tried to kill herself.
Police say the woman is in custody at Mount Sinai hospital. Published reports say the woman
Monday morning. She then tried to kill herself.
"When I came out, I heard a young lady in front of the door, and she was crying, 'When am I going to see my mom?' or something like that," said neighbor Virginia Otero. "I think they told her to go inside because she was in shock."
Sources said the baby girl's name was Rose Herrera. Neighbors say a couple lived there with two grown daughters, each of whom had a young child. There were no problems of which any of them knew.
"I can't, I can't believe it," neighbor Raul Chavez said. "I knew them. I knew them real good because we would help out each other."
Police said both the baby and the woman were found by another relative.