| May 27, 2012
| 6:36 AM
More than two dozen people were shot across the city between late Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning.
One died and several others are in critical condition in shootings that left a total of 25 people injured, according to police. A 6-year-old...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:57 PM
A Bellwood man was pronounced dead early this morning after being shot while sitting in a vehicle on his block in the west suburb, officials said.
The shooting happened shortly after midnight on the 1000 block of Bellwood Avenue and resulted in the...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 3:24 PM
The Illinois Department of Public Health made a mistake when it said Wednesday that an Oak Park nursinghome failed to notify the state about an altercation between two residents that left an Alzheimer’s patient dead, an official said today....
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:22 PM
Takijng a look at the 2011-12 UConn women's basketball roster, players and assistant coaches:
G/F, 5-9, Fr.
Great speed and defensive ability
C, 6-3, Jr.
Working to improve offensive game
| 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...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 4:05 AM
Lax pension rules are costing suburban taxpayers millions of dollars by allowing job perks and hefty pay hikes to inflate retirement checks for local leaders, the Tribune has found.
In Glencoe, a free Jeep, bonuses and other perks to an outgoing parks...
| Aug 8, 2010
State pension officials are re-examining the retirement of a west suburban village administrator who the Chicago Tribune revealed was paid $472,255 last year under 10 different job titles, spiking his pension by tens of thousands of dollars.
| Dec 18, 2009
| 6:01 AM
If improved safety is the goal of red-light cameras, then it is a mission largely unaccomplished for the first crop of area suburbs that raced to install the devices after they became legal in 2006, according to state data.
Accidents rose -- in some...
| Jun 25, 2009
| 12:47 PM
(WGN-AM)- A former tollway employee who accepted cash fines for I-Pass violations and then pocketed as much as $34,000 faces up to 14 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to official misconduct and theft from a government agency.