$28K in Heroin Seized Following West Suburban Investigation
Police seized about $28,000 in heroin and arrested three Maywood men following an investigation that originated in River Forest.
DNA tests to determine identity of infant body
Authorities say DNA will be used to determine the identity of the decomposed remains of an infant found earlier this week in the Des Plaines River.
Thu May 16, 2013
Former Proviso East Athlete Shot in Head in Maywood
Proviso East High School graduate Deshawn McCarthy was shot in the head Wednesday evening while driving with friends in Maywood, police said.
Wed May 15, 2013
Autopsy Could Confirm If Body Found By Des Plaines River Is Bryeon Hunter
An autopsy on Wednesday should help determine if the body of a small boy found along the Des Plaines River belongs to 20-month-old Bryeon Hunter, the Maywood boy allegedly killed by his mother and her boyfriend.
Tue May 14, 2013
Police find body of small child in Des Plaines River
Police say the body of a child has been found in the Des Plaines River in west suburban North Riverside.
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Ex-Maywood official gets 6 years for theft
The former head of the Maywood Housing Authority in suburban Chicago has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $400,000 in public money.
Marijuana, Drug Equipment Charges: Police Blotter
FRIDAY, MAY 3 Aggravated Assault, Controlled Substance Anthony L. Hicks, 44, of the 1400 block of South 19th Avenue in Maywood, was charged with the following: Unlawful use of weapon Aggravated assault Criminal trespass to residence Possession of drug equipment Possession of a controlled substance Police arrested Hicks at 6:14 a.m. on the first ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Elmhurst Crash Kills Elderly Woman, Injures Man
An 85-year-old Elmhurst woman died and another man was injured when a vehicle hit them Saturday in the western suburb.
Sat May 11, 2013
Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Car In Lyons
The man, 69, was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Harlem Avenue and 39th Street in Lyons, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.
$4K in Laptops Stolen at OPRF
FRIDAY, MAY 3 Warrant Arrest Lisa M. Fulgham-Tagget, 25, of the 800 block of S. 20th Avenue in Maywood, was booked on an outstanding warrant for her arrest in Chicago Ridge for retail theft charges.
Wed May 08, 2013
Loyola Physician Named to Board of Illinois College of Emergency Medicine Physicians
Dr. Mark Cichon, DO, chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine of Loyola University Medical Center, has been named to the board of directors of the Illinois College of Emergency Physicians .
Loyola Opens New Unit for Cancer Patients Undergoing Stem Cell Transplants
MAYWOOD, Il. - Loyola University Medical Center has opened a new 20-bed unit for patients undergoing stem cell transplants for cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
Weeks After Stroke, Some Patients Develop Chronic, Debilitating Pain
MAYWOOD, Il. - Nearly 1 in 10 stroke patients suffer chronic and debilitating pain, typically described as sharp, stabbing or burning.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Farmers Market Guide: Fresh Produce in Oak Park, Forest Park
There's just something about shopping at a farmers market that is so much nicer than a trip to your local grocery store.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Search Continues for Missing 1 Year Old Bryeon Hunter in Maywood, IL, ...
The search/recovery continues for missing 1 year old Bryeon Hunter in Maywood, Illinois.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Search Continues For Missing Maywood Boy
Independent k-9 trainer searching for 1-year-old Bryeon Hunter who's been missing since last week.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Study Shows How Parkinson's Disease Protein Acts like a Virus
MAYWOOD, Il. - A protein known to be a key player in the development of Parkinson's disease is able to enter and harm cells in the same way that viruses do, according to a Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine study.
One-Third of Stroke Patients Suffer Depression
MAYWOOD, Ill. - About one-third of patients suffer depression following a stroke, and depression in turn increases the risk of stroke, according to a review article by Loyola University Medical Center physicians.
Search For Body Of 1-Year-Old Delayed By Flood, May Resume Saturday
Flooding in the Chicago area has delayed a search of the Des Plaines River for the body of a one-year-old Maywood boy.