32 To Do: The best events for Memorial Day weekend in Chicagoland

Get ready for Memorial Day 2023! This year, it falls on Monday, May 29, and presents the perfect opportunity to kick off summer with a fantastic long weekend in Chicago. Here are some exciting events that await you during this holiday weekend.

BP Refinery in Whiting hit with $40M fine

BP's Whiting oil refinery on the Indiana shoreline of Lake Michigan has been ordered to pay $40 million fine for pollution violations. The refinery must also install nearly $200 million worth of new technology to control future environmental contaminations.