| Nov 30, 2011
| 9:11 AM
After hearing food banks were experiencing a shortage on one of their most important staples, peanut butter, we got a nutty idea. So, we spread the word and started a one day peanut butter drive. In a Jif, we had 18 listeners offer their businesses as...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Two men were listed in serious condition after they were rescued from a fire that broke out in a basement apartment early this morning in west suburban Berwyn.
Shortly before 6 a.m., a tenant on the top floor of the 3-unit building located at 2115...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Three people surrendered late Monday night after a nearly six-hour standoff that began with the arrest of one man in a firearms investigation and the shutdown of part of the CTA Red Line, a law-enforcement spokesman said.
The three apparently barricaded...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Officials have identified a 21-year-old man who was pronounced dead this morning after being struck by a Brown Line train.
Jose Baeza-Garcia of the 2400 block of West Berwyn Avenue was struck by the train on the 900 block of West Wellington Avenue,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:23 PM
A Cicero mother fatally stabbed her 18-year-old son in self-defense this morning after he attacked her and his 14-year-old brother, officials said.
Jujuan Booth came home to the 1500 block of South 60th Court early this morning and began beating his 14-...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 7:22 PM
Chris and Heather’s 2012 Country Calendar Show: Artist Heather McAdams’ annual calendar of country stars is brought to life with performances by Scott Ligon and Kelly Hogan (as George Jones and Tammy Wynette), the Possum Hollow Boys (Lonzo and...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Oak Parkresidents, officials and members of the Illinois State Rifle Association from around the state met Tuesday night to weigh in on issues related to handgun safety, use and control in the village.
The meeting, conducted by the village’s...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Joe Henry: The singer-songwriter is perhaps best known these days as a producer for his excellent work on albums by Allen Touissant, Elvis Costello, Aimee Mann and Solomon Burke, among others. But his own albums are reliably excellent, even as they...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Come out to the Mardi Gras Auction Dinner Dance February 18, 2012 from 6-11 pm at School Hall.
Live entertainment provided by West End Jazz band Followed by DJ music Great Auction items Raffle baskets Food catered by Shanahans in Forest Park.
This is an...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:27 PM
The 20-year-old son of a former Cook County judge was arrested Friday after members of the West Suburban Enhanced Drug/Gang Enforcement task force served a search warrant at his Berwyn home, officials said today.
Francis X. Golniewicz IV, an admitted...
| Sep 22, 2009
A red-light camera company seeking business from Berwyn has had links to a politically connected lawyer who does legal work for the city and has contributed to the mayor's political campaign.
A document provided by the Illinois secretary of state's...