Thursday Sep 11
New Elmwood Park video gaming business touts relaxed atmosphere
Betty's, located at 1736 Harlem Ave., in Elmwood Park, is one of a chain of small bistro/video gaming operations owned by Blackhawk Restaurant Group out of Oakbrook Terrace. The business caters to a clientele who like to gamble but in a different atmosphere.
Elmwood Park man charged with gunrunning
An Elmwood Park man was recently arrested by Cook County Sheriff's Police for being part of a two-man gun running operation. Ricardo Martinez, 20, 2208 74th Court, Elmwood Park, was arrested Sept.
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Police: Gun runners traded guns for snake, bicycle
Two men have been charged with multiple felonies in connection with a gun running scheme after they allegedly stole at least 29 guns from a home in west suburban River Grove. Jorge Figueroa, 19, of Melrose Park, and Ricardo Martinez, 20, of Elmwood Park, were each ordered held on $450,000 bond Wednesday at the Leighton Criminal courthouse, according to a statement from the Cook County Sheriff's office.
Things to do around Elmwood Park this weekend, Sept. 5-7
Summer isn't over yet. Take advantage of the last days of the season with a garden tour and more with our picks of the top eight things to do around Elmwood Park this weekend.
New Lenox Man Suspected of Robbing 13 Banks Around Chicago Captured in Cicero
Rodrigo Medillin, 31, was only charged with one of those bank robberies following his arrest Sunday evening following a brief car and foot chase involving the Cicero police.
Triton College-based volunteer organization looking for more members
The RSVP Volunteer Program of West Suburban Cook and Southern DuPage Counties is looking for volunteers to help in the community.
Things to do around Oak Park on Labor Day weekend
Take advantage of the long weekend with our picks of the top eight things to do around Oak Park on Labor Day weekend.
Leyden Township run to raise money for less fortunate
The event will be held at 8 a.m. on Sept. 6. The cost is $20 per runner and proceeds will go to benefit the Leyden Needy Fund.