Berwyn

Early voting sign (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Early Voting Begins For 2nd District, Suburban Races

Early voting has begun for the February 26 special election to fill the seat of resigned Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr, but WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports it’s not the only seat up for grabs in the Chicago area.

02/11/2013

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Berwyn Man Dies In House Fire

About 10 minutes after firefighters arrived, crews pulled James Brelowski out of the home. He was unresponsive, and was pronounced dead at a local hospital a short time later.

01/17/2013

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Gone Country: Best Southern-Style Bars In Chicago

Ready to go country? For longtime fans and those just getting into the genre, the Chicagoland area offers numerous country western-themed bars and nightclubs. Use the following bars to saddle up, round up your friends and get ready to hit the town.

01/17/2013

Red Line Train

Argyle Station Reopens On Red Line, Berwyn Stop Closes For Renovation

CHICAGO (CBS) — One more station has closed and another is reopening after getting a face-lift on the CTA’s Red Line. The Argyle station reopened at 10 p.m. Friday, and is the fourth to reopen […]

CBS Chicago–10/06/2012

CTA RED LINE

CTA Seeks Artists To Enhance Red Line Stops

The Chicago Transit Authority has launched a search for artists who will spruce up and bring some expression to seven Red Line stops along the north lakefront.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cops In Berwyn Kill 2 Pit Bulls After Attack On Woman, Smaller Dog

Police in west suburban Berwyn shot and killed a couple of pit bulls Thursday morning, after one of them went after a woman and her small dog.

09/13/2012

Cermak And Harlem Water Main Break

Water Main Break Leaves Cermak And Harlem Awash In Mud

The busy intersection of Cermak Road and Harlem Avenue was awash in mud Monday morning, after a water main broke beneath the pavement.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

Police were at the scene of an animal-hoarding house Monday in Berwyn. (CBS)

Authorities Remove 33 Cats, 3 Dogs From Berwyn Home

Foul odors prompted someone to call in a complaint about a Berwyn home, where officials found animal hoarding conditions.

07/09/2012

Harlem Avenue Crash

Car Slams Into Semi, Causes Fuel Spill In Berwyn

A car slammed into a semi-trailer truck in Berwyn early Friday, causing the truck to spill its diesel fuel all over the roadway.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012

Ex-doctor Ricardo Arze, 53, of Berwyn, was convicted of criminal sexual assault. (Berwyn Police Dept.)

Ex-Doctor Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting Patient During Exam

A Cook County jury deliberated for about four hours before convicting Ricardo Arze, 53, of Berwyn, of criminal sexual assault.

05/07/2012

CTA RED LINE

CTA To Begin Overhaul Of 7 Aging Red Line Stations

The Chicago Transit Authority is set to begin a major overhaul of seven stations on the heavily-traveled Red Line ‘L,’ in the Rogers Park, Edgewater and Uptown neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012

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Cicero School Board Member In Hot Water Over Racially-Charged Facebook Post

A member of the J. Sterling Morton High School District school board in the near western suburbs may be forced to resign.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

When Georgia Lee Dvorak of Berwyn died, she left behind her 11-year-old cat, “Boots.” (Credit: Georgia  Lee Dvorak estate)

Curiosity Saved The Cat: Judge Blocks Execution Of Feline

You’ve heard curiosity killed the cat. In this case, curiosity actually saved one.

04/11/2012

A kitten is pictured on December 5, 2009

Court Rules Against Woman’s Will Ordering Healthy Cat To Be Euthanized

A cat from Berwyn has been spared, despite an order in the will of her deceased owner.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

A man was shot and killed in the 2800 block of South Kolin Avenue on March 21, 2012. A suspect in the shooting was later spotted in west suburban Berwyn and both Chicago and Berwyn police were searching for the offender. (Credit: CBS)

2 Cops Hurt In Crash After Fatal Shooting In Little Village

Two Chicago police officers were injured Wednesday while responding to a fatal shooting on the Little Village neighborhood, on the city’s southwest side.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

Red Line Train

Major Renovations Coming To Multiple Red Line Stations

Get ready for eight months of delays on the Red Line and Purple Line Express.

WBBM Newsradio–02/09/2012

Berwyn Fire

Family Rescued From Roof In Berwyn Fire

Dramatic rescues saved lives in Berwyn early Wednesday, when a fire broke out and spread to two neighboring houses.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Surveillance video from bank robbery in Berwyn.

Woman Suspected In Three Suburban Bank Robberies In Custody

A woman who is suspected of committing three bank robberies in the west suburbs of Berwyn and Lyons has been taken into custody, according to the FBI.

12/03/2011

Oak Park Students

Police Warn Of Child Abduction Attempts In Oak Park, Berwyn

A warning has been issued for parents in the near western suburbs, after a man tried to lure several young children into his ar.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Lydia Price (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Animal-Hoarding Mom Hit With New Abuse And Neglect Charges

A west suburban woman was indicted Friday on 19 counts, including neglect, after her mentally disabled 14-year-old son died Sept. 8 in a filthy, insect-infested home filled with more than 100 cats and other animals.

10/07/2011

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