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One teenage girl has died and another is in stable condition after they were pulled out of Lake Michigan at Loyola Beach near Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus Friday evening, according to the Chicago Police Department …

Chicago

Chicago’s beaches are slowly starting to resemble landfills, as visitors continuously leave litter behind. A recent study conducted by Loyola associate professor of biology Timothy Hoellein and senior biology student Anna Vincent reveals the truth behind the trash piling up at Ohio Street Beach.

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High winds over Lake Michigan have caused the most drownings in the lake since 2012, according to the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project (GLSRP). The project, designed to educate people on water safety, recorded 32 …

Closer Look

From far away, the Loyola Beach dunes might look like an overgrown weed patch, but hiding in those swaying grasses are five nearly extinct Illinois plants. In Cook County, there are 100 threatened or endangered …