Snow

It's DIBS Season In Chicago & Here Are The Rules!

The first storm of the season brings us enough snow to call DIBS! It's a little trashy looking when you have lawn furniture and other random personal items lined up on the street all winter but it is a necessity in Chicago! Keep in mind, there are rules when it comes to parking spot DIBS. Here they...
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Dog Snow

B96 Cares!

The weather is starting to get really cold! Here’s some reason (via PETA) to not leave animals out in the cold: - If you’re cold, so are they! - Because dogs can fall ill or even die when left outside in cold temperatures. -Salt, antifreeze, and other chemicals can make dogs sick if they ingest...
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Winter

B96 Cares!

Here are some easy ways to get ready for this winter. -Prepare an emergency kit with a flashlight, batteries, bottled water, food, blankets, warm clothing, first aid kit and other items you might need for several days. -If you don't have to go out, DON’T! -Keep pets inside when it gets really cold...
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20 Reasons Why Winter is The Worst

Cold weather doesn't make life easier, and it isn't for anyone. I've lived in Chicago all my life, and I'm still not used to the plunging temps, windchill, and overabundance of snow. Once the holiday magic wears off, the houses go back to being bare and hollow, and the excitement of the first snow...
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Get Ready! First Snow of the Season Hitting Chicago This Thursday

Chicago winter is making a premature comeback! The sun is gone, the rain is done and now it's time for the snow to fall down! Chicago is expected to see the first official snowfall of the season this week. Now depending on whether you're a fan of winter, this could either be exciting or depressing...
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Winter Driving

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Winter is just around the corner. Here’s some tips you need to know: Do not travel during bad weather unless absolutely necessary. I f you do have to make a trip, check the forecast and make sure someone is aware of your travel route. Prepare an emergency car care kit that contains jumper cables,...
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snow

Winter Isn't Over Yet - Snowstorm Watch In Effect This Weekend

The calendar might say that it's spring but this weather, well, it has a mind of its own. Snow is currently pummeling major cities on the East Coast in what is known as the fourth Nor'Easter this year and us folks in Chicago aren't completely immune. (Thankfully, we aren't going to see anything...
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B96 Cares! Protect Animals From Winter Weather!

Although they are equipped with fur and feathers, dogs, cats, birds and other animals can still suffer from frostbite, exposure, and dehydration when water sources freeze.
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K-Hits Cares! Snowmobiling Safety

Winter is here, which means more people will be out snowmobiling!
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