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CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

False Alarm About Suspicious Package Shuts Down Part Of Blue Line

The Forest Park branch of the Blue Line was shut down along its westernmost stretch Friday morning, for a report of a suspicious package that turned out to be a false alarm.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2011

Kadir Randle (right), 5, was dropped off at the wrong bus stop in Richton Park on Aug. 30, 2011. School officials later told his mother Chiqueta Harris (left) that another mother found him wandering the subdivision where he was dropped off. (Credit: CBS)

Kindergartener Dropped Off At Wrong Stop After First Day Of School

A school bus driver dropped off a five-year-old boy at the wrong stop in Richton Park on the first day of kindergarten earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Authorities set up a tent on the shore of the Des Plaines River after a body was found.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Body Pulled From Des Plaines River In Forest Park

The body of a man was found male was pulled from the Des Plaines River Tuesday in west suburban Forest Park.

06/21/2011

Kenny Hollyfield (left) Robert Mix are charged with attacking and beating a 71-year-old woman in Forest Park. (Credit: Forest Park Police)

Men Charged With Beating Elderly Woman In Forest Park

Two men have been charged with beating and stomping a 71-year-old grandmother in a Forest Park grocery store parking lot.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Blue Line Construction To Cause Overnight Delays

Late-night Blue Line riders should allow extra travel time this week as maintenance work is expected to cause delays.

03/27/2011

Housing (File photo)

Western Suburbs Collaborate On Low, Moderate-Income Housing

Bellwood, Berwyn, Forest Park, Maywood and Oak Park are moving ahead with plans to renovate homes and apartment buildings for low- and moderate-income families.

WBBM Newsradio–03/10/2011

Surveillance photo shows the three suspects. (Credit: Forest Park Police)

Elderly Woman Severely Beaten, Video Shows Suspects

Police said the suspects – two men and a woman – watched the elderly woman inside the Ultra Foods Store at 7520 Roosevelt Road on February 11th and then followed her to the parking lot where the severely beat her.

02/15/2011

Dodge Charger High-Speed Chase Ends

Driver Arrested After Chase From Forest Park To Rockford

A driver who allegedly pointed a gun at a motorist during a high-speed chase through the western and northwestern suburbs has been arrested in Rockford.

01/28/2011

File Photo of Broken Glass (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Man Flips Out, Smashes Windows

A man used a hammer to smash five windows of businesses along Roosevelt Road.

10/25/2010

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