Southwest Suburbs

Jesus Luna (Credit: Chicago Police)

Burbank Man Charged In Fatal Southwest Side Crash

Jesus Luna, 51, of Burbank was charged with aggravated DUI for hitting Judith Bramwell, 56.


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Dog Rescue Worker Julia Ferrel Remembered

Cancer has claimed the life of a tireless rescue worker who saved more than 200 animals over the past 8 years in the Chicago area.

WBBM Newsradio–09/13/2012

Janine Brown

Southwest Suburban Nurse Charged With Murder, Claims Self-Defense

A southwest suburban nurse stands charged with killing a man during an argument, but her attorney says she acted in self-defense.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012


New Lenox Gives Tax Incentive For Portillo’s To Open

The far southwest suburb of New Lenox is giving a tax incentive to a new restaurant that officials hope will bring jobs and tax revenue to the city.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

Derek Burns, Alexander Mullican

4 Charged After Southwest Side Police Chase

Authorities have charged four men, after leading police on a chase from the city’s Southwest Side to suburban Bridgeview Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

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Plans On Track To Expand Heritage Corridor Train Service

Plans to expand commuter service on the Heritage Corridor rail line in the southwest suburbs appear to be on track.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011