Metra Union Pacific-West Trains Halted After Woman Is Hit, Killed By Train In Villa ParkMetra Union Pacific-West trains were halted in the western suburbs Tuesday afternoon after a pedestrian was hit and killed by a train.
Hundreds Line Up At New COVID-19 Testing Site In Villa ParkThe site, which opened Monday morning, can accommodate about 600 tests per day, and those tests ran out around 4 p.m. on its first day.
New COVID Testing Site In Villa ParkThere is a great need for testing sites.
Fire Destroys Nearly 2 Dozen Cars At Villa Park Used Car LotCleanup was under way Saturday afternoon after a huge fire at a used car dealership in west suburban Villa Park.
A Total Of 5 Tornadoes Hit Chicago Area During Monday Storm, National Weather Service ConfirmsThe tornado that hit Chicago’s Rogers Park neighborhood during the derecho on Monday afternoon turns out to have been one of seven in northern Illinois and five in the greater Chicago area.
UPDATE: Missing Man Preston Bell, 26, Has Been LocatedPreston Bell has been located.
Coyote Chases 5-Year-Old Girl In Front Yard In Unincorporated Villa ParkThe incident was captured on the family’s home doorbell camera, and her father posted the video on YouTube.
Sen. Cullerton Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Embezzlement ChargesA federal grand jury indicted Cullerton on 39 counts of embezzlement from a labor union, one count of conspiracy to embezzle from a labor union and employee benefit plans and one count of making false statements in a health care matter.
State Sen. Thomas Cullerton Indicted For Taking $250,000 In Pay And Benefits From Teamsters Despite Doing Little Or No WorkCullerton, 49, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to embezzle from a labor union, 39 counts of embezzlement from a labor union, and one count of making false statements.
Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian Near Villa Park Tuesday MorningA train has struck a pedestrian near Villa Park, according to Metra.
Vigils Held For Villa Park Couple's Son Killed In New Zealand Mosque AttackA prayer vigil was held to honor Mohammed Imran Khan, 37, who was one of the 50 people killed in the New Zealand mosque attack Friday.
Son Of Villa Park Couple Killed In New Zealand Mosque AttacksThe Islamic Foundation in Villa Park said that 37-year-old Mohammed Imran Khan was one of those who lost his life in the mass shooting.
Freight Train Kills Pedestrian In Villa Park; Metra Union Pacific-West Line DelayedA person was struck and killed by a freight train early Monday morning in west suburban Villa Park, leading to significant delays on the Metra Union Pacific-West line.
Villa Park Man Charged With First Degree Murder For Shooting Man He Found With Female RoommateA Villa Park man has been charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm after shooting a man in the chest last month in unincorporated Villa Park.
Woman Searches For Owner After Finding Wedding Band In Villa Park WalmartIt is a golden example of the golden rule. A woman found a gold ring and wants to return it to the rightful owner, claiming she would want someone to do the same for her.