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  • Berwyn's Oktoberfest: 5 photos

    Berwyn holds its annual Oktoberfest in the Depot District with carnival rides, food, drink and live music on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 7:17 pm
  • Hostage situation blocks both ramps to Interstate 55 at Cicero Avenue

    CICERO – The driver of a semi-trailer was arrested after holding his two children hostage after being stopped by police in the 4300 block of South Cic ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 7:24 pm
  • Turnovers help Downers Grove South beat Morton

    BERWYN – Turnovers were key in Downers Grove South's win at Morton and Jonah Johnson forced three of them.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • A Sound Education will re-string your guitar for free in return for donated food Saturday

    BROOKFIELD – A Sound Education, 9433 W. Ogden Ave., will hold its 12th annual Canned Food Drive Saturday to benefit the Greater Chicago Food Depositor ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • Montoya: Membership, a call to action

    It's not uncommon, in my role as president of the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) Board of Directors, to be asked by a prospective new member abo ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • Girls cross country previews: LT, Fenwick armed with fast runners

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages and as the season progresses runners will be setting their sights on the state meet ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Boys cross country previews: LT, Morton have conference, state aspirations

    The starting gun has already gone off for the cross country season. As teams look to cut time and make their way to the state meet in Peoria, here is ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Area police departments to take back unwanted, expired medications

    Area police departments will participate Sept. 27 in a national Drug Take Back Day in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Boy Scout Troop 301 bids adieu to longtime Scoutmaster

    BERWYN – Whether it’s for his famous egg sandwiches, for his less than tasty Mac N’ Cheese Dinner Experience, or for his tendency to flip his canoe, t ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Duchi Salon and Spa opens in Berwyn

    Berwyn’s newest business for those looking to get pampered is Duchi Salon and Spa, 3261 S. Harlem Ave. It had a grand opening ceremony Sept. 3. Owner ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Morton East graduate named Señorita Cicero

    CICERO – The people have decided and they have chosen Dafne Villasenor to be the 2014 Senorita Cicero.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Beneventi’s five TDs lift Friars over Meteors

    Fenwick's first game in the new Chicago Catholic League Green was a memorable performance from quarterback Jack Beneventi.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Morton stands tall against Proviso East

    MAYWOOD – Even after a shutout defeat at the hands of Glenbard West in Week 2, Morton coach Bob Organ thought his team was improving, and it showed Sa ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Cicero ceremony honors victims of 9/11, anniversary of National Anthem

    CICERO – The town of Cicero celebrated and paid their respects on Thursday at a special event held at Community Park, 34th Street and Laramie Avenue, ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Morton picks up first win at Proviso East

    MAYWOOD – Morton is no longer winless. The Mustangs picked up a 26-24 victory at Proviso East on Sat ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Burr Ridge man dies in crash

    BERWYN – A Burr Ridge man died about 8 p.m. Sunday after his car struck a concrete viaduct column in Berwyn, according to the Berwyn Police Department ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • Berwyn man charged with first degree murder in Chicago beating death

    A Berwyn man was charged with first degree murder and a parol violation in the beating death of a 53-year-old man in Chicago, the Chicago Police Depar ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Morton still searching for magic touch on offense

    GLEN ELLYN – Two weeks into the season and Morton football is still in search of its first points.Th ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Buyer beware in times of flood trouble, city warns

    Berwyn resident Matt Zurek faced flooding three times in the last six weeks, so he decided to take steps to keep it from ever happening again. He wasn ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Berwyn wants answers on flooding

    BERWYN – As the old saying goes, when it rains it pours. But in the west suburbs, including Berwyn, when it rains it floods, and Berwyn is hard set in ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:30 am
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