Tag: Bellwood

Ambulance Crashes In Bellwood March 31, Killing 3

Sunday, April 1, 2018 || By Local News Curator ||@maywoodnews || Updated: 4/2/18

Featured image: An ambulance that crashed in Bellwood on March 31. | ABC 7 

According to multiple reports, an ambulance crash in Bellwood on March 31 has left three people dead.

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Out And About: Bellwood Celebrates Black History Month And MFA Gets Visitor

Monday, February 26, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Proviso West band performing during Bellwood’s Black History Month celebration on Feb. 25. | Courtesy J. Boston 

Here are some of the peoples, places and things worth pointing out from happenings throughout Proviso Township recently:

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New Bellwood Restaurant, Gaming Bistro To Hold Grand Opening Feb. 9

Monday, February 5, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Club 717, which recently opened in Bellwood. | Courtesy Village of Bellwood 

A new Bellwood restaurant that will also feature video gambling machines, live DJ’s and an outdoor beer garden will host an official ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand-opening on Friday, Feb. 9., 8:30 a.m., with the help of the Bellwood Chamber of Commerce.

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Mayor Calls New Thornton’s Gas Station In Bellwood A ‘Game Changer’

Friday, January 12, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Bellwood village officials, community leaders and Thorntons representatives cut the ribbon on the new gas station during a Jan. 12 ceremony. | Michael Romain 

Hildred Taylor, a People Cab driver who lives in Chicago, was among the first customers in line since the new Thorntons gas station, 1125 S. 25th Ave., in Bellwood, opened for business on Jan. 11.

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Bellwood Man Fatally Shot While Trying To Rob 58-Year-Old In Chicago

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

A 23-year-old Bellwood man was fatally shot on Jan. 8 while trying to rob an older man in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood, according to a Chicago Sun-Times report, published Jan. 9, and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

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Jan. 8 Bellwood Shooting Now Being Treated As Homicide After Man Dies

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 1/14/18

Featured image: Lazarrek Ellis, who was fatally shot on Jan. 8 | Facebook 

Local law enforcement officials are treating a shooting that happened outside of a Bellwood nightclub on Jan. 8 as a homicide after a man was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center not long after the incident.

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