Brookfield Zoo is taking reservations from the public along with added COVID-19 precautions for the first time after a months-long closure.
Brookfield Zoo is cutting 56 full time positions as its facilities remain closed.
Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Tinley Park and Chicago Ridge joined the city of Chicago Sunday night in placing curfews on citizens.
A zoo in suburban Chicago is getting two new lions named Brutus and Titus after the previous lions ones were euthanized, officials said.
Brookfield Zoo is closing its doors until May to slow the spread of coronavirus, officials announced Wednesday.
"Isis" the lion was humanely put down Tuesday.
A man who was reported missing after leaving his group during a field trip to Brookfield Zoo Saturday was found.
Erica Thompson, 53, was last seen Sept. 25 at Veterans Memorial Circle in Brookfield, the anti-violence organization said. Her purple 2014 Nissan Juke is also missing.
Brookfield Police are looking for a missing resident.
A local zoo has stepped up to help a family in mourning find peace.