Once you’ve pushed yourself to brave the lower temperatures, you’ll find that Chicago does have some fun winter activities to offer.
While the weather may be frigid, hearty grillers will still brave brutal temps to brush the snow off the BBQ and turn up the heat for their favorite grilled meats.
Several flights from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to the eastern U.S. coast have been canceled or delayed due to what some are calling the biggest snow storm to ever hit the New England states.
Thousands of kids are getting a long weekend after a fresh covering of snow fell on southeast Michigan Friday morning, causing nearly 700 schools to close.
Road crews in the tri-county area were summoned to their salt trucks and snow plows Friday morning after a passing storm dumped a few inches of snow in metro Detroit.
Following reports that a dog nearly froze to death after being left outside during a night when temperatures were below freezing, PETA is offering tips for safeguarding animals during winter weather.
The National Weather Service said wind gusts increasing to 45 miles per hour are possible throughout the morning.
Weather forecasters say the spring-like and record-breaking temperatures that came in Tuesday are ending Wednesday. And the corresponding 30-degree drop will turn rain into snow.
“Normally the car is just left unlocked. The bad guy sees the car is running and nobody is in it, he tries the door and gets in and steals the car,” said Warren Police Lt. Dan Beck.
Despite the warnings to cover up while outside, this week’s bitter cold has been keeping hospital emergency rooms busy.