Police Fatally Shoot Suspect In Forest ParkThe Illinois State Police Public Integrity Task Force is conducting an independent investigation into the officer’s use of force
Man Injured In Hit-And-Run In Forest ParkAround 10 p.m., a man was trying to cross the street at Roosevelt Road and Desplaines Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle, according to police.
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2 Sheriff's Deputies Among 3 Hurt In Eisenhower Crash Near Forest ParkThe crash occurred on eastbound I-290 between Harlem and Des Plaines avenues around 10:30 p.m., according to Illinois State Police.
Missing Oak Park Woman Found Dead In Forest ParkAlicia H. Yaus had last been seen about 3 p.m. Saturday driving a Volvo station wagon near Chicago and Harlem avenues in Oak Park, according to Oak Park police.
Alcohol A Factor In Fatal Wrong-Way Crash On EisenhowerA wrong-way driver’s van and two other vehicles crashed at 4:40 a.m. in the inbound lanes of I-290 at the Des Plaines exit, according to Illinois State Police. The wrong-way driver was charged with DUI and additional charges were pending against him, Illinois State Police said.
West Suburban Sidewalk Serves As Portal To Watergate Scandal, 40 Years LaterA reference to the Nixon scandal survives in Forest Park -- not that every pedestrian knows what it means. WBBM Newsradio's Terry Keshner reports.
Forest Park Reservists Back Home From AfghanistanThe Forest Park-based unit's primary job was to deliver mail and packages, sell stamps and process money orders for those fighting. They were honored Thursday night at a pasta-and-sausage dinner hosted by Forest Park Mayor Anthony Calderone.
Blue Line Train Derails In Forest ParkThe CTA has suspended Blue Line train service between the Harlem and Forest Park stops on the Forest Park branch, after a train derailed late Friday morning.
Forest Park Welcomes New 16-Inch Softball Hall Of FameThe 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame opened its doors to the public Saturday in Forest Park, in a converted gas station that sits 100 yard from the fields used for the game's summer classic, the No-Glove Nationals.
Forest Park To Be Cooperstown For 16-Inch SoftballFor Larry Piekarz, executive director of the Park District of the Forest Park, the 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame is a dream come true.
Forest Park Fire Forces 60 Seniors Out Of Their HomesOne minor injury was reported after an extra-alarm fire overnight at a senior citizens’ apartment complex in Forest Park.