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Chicago Polar Vortex

An Open Letter To Slushy Corners, The Absolute Worst Part Of Winter

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 01.26.2015 | Entertainment

We kindly suggest that you listen to the "Pirates Of The Caribbean" theme song or another epic movie soundtrack while you read. We do not take this ma...

Yep, Chicago Is Still Frozen.

Posted 02.04.2014 | Green

Nearly a month ago, Chicago was covered in ice in the wake of the historic polar vortex, making for eerily beautiful images of the Midwestern city. ...

Another Blast Of Extreme Cold Bound For Chicago

Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

More frigid, "Chiberia"-esque weather is again in Chicago's near future. After a "clipper" system brought heavy snow to some parts of the Chicago a...

LOOK: Chiberia Gets The 'Star Wars' Treatment

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

It's barely 30 seconds long, but a new clip making rounds on the web perfectly captures what many Chicagoans felt during the polar vortex of 2014. ...

This Video Really Nails What A -38 Wind Chill Feels Like

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

One Georgia man who documented his first experience of some bitter, Chicago-style cold on camera offers a pretty accurate depiction of just how cold i...

Polar Vortex Causes Hell to LITERALLY Freeze Over in Michigan

Roadtrippers | Posted 03.11.2014 | Weird News

Hell has frozen over. Hell, Michigan that is. Hell is a charming little hamlet an hour outside Detroit, near Ann Arbor. Established in the 1840s, around the same time Michigan last experienced such hellish weather.

Yes, These Are REAL Stories From The Polar Vortex

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Schools closed, flights were canceled and much of the U.S. shut down as bone-chilling temperatures swept across the Midwest and freezing temperatures ...

Yep, It's Even Too Cold For Polar Bears In Chicago

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

The weather in Chicago was so frigid Monday that it proved too chilly for the city's most popular polar bear. DNAinfo Chicago reported Anana, the L...

Lake Michigan Is Currently Steaming (Or At Least It Looks That Way)

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

As a record-breaking, sub-zero deep freeze -- or "polar vortex," as it were -- settled in over Chicago and much of the midsection of the United States...