| Aug 25, 2012
| 9:52 AM
A Bellwood motorcyclist was killed in Maywood early this morning when the motorcycle he was riding struck a car, officials said.
The accident happened at the intersection of 17th Avenue and Adams Street at about 12:30 a.m., according to Larry Shapiro,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 7:45 AM
A man was killed by a hit-and-run driver on the South Side on an overpass above the Stevenson Expressway early this morning, according to Chicago police.
The man, later identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Robert Butler, 51, of...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Mildred “Millie” Lambert Passed away August 3, 2012 in Glendale, California.
Born in Bellwood, Illinois in 1916, Millie Lambert was the youngest of seven children born to loving Welsh parents. The family came to California when she was a young...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 11:13 AM
A Des Plaines woman and a Bellwood man have been arrested on charges of trying to help immigrants gain U.S. legal residency by arranging fraudulent marriages in Las Vegas and Illinois in exchange for up to $17,000.
Teresita Zarrabian, 60, and Michael...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Basketball rosters and 2012-13 schedules for Illinois-Chicago, Loyola and Northern Illinois:
Kelsey Barlow*/Sr. /6-5/200/Indianapolis
Daniel Barnes/Sr. /6-2/168/Oak...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 6:05 PM
A Chicago man on parole in a 2001 murder was ordered held without bail today after being charged in the 2010 slaying of an Indiana University graduate in Bellwood.
On the afternoon of Dec. 6, 2010, Andrew Smith opened fire into a car in the 400 block...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Bellwood officials have sued former comptroller and administrator Roy McCampbell, alleging he “destroyed the village's financial credit” and left the tiny suburb more than $135 …...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
No matter what their team name is, these players seem to find success on a national level. The Bolingbrook-based Illinois Celtics finished 14th in the …...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A Cook County judge today granted a temporary restraining order that prevents the Bellwood School District 88 board of education from executing major contracts that …...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:34 PM
To allow people to have some say over how new legislative districts are drawn, state lawmakers are holding public hearings on the proposed maps that …...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 7:46 PM
West suburban politicians beamed as they dug shovels into scruffy industrial land two years ago to herald a new Metra station meant to redefine the blue-collar town of Bellwood with tony condos and shops.
But the station was not built, and the dream...