Melrose Park Cubs Fan Celebrates 100th Birthday At Wrigley Field

Sunday, April 15, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Santo Grimaldi, who celebrated his 100th birthday at Wrigley Field on Friday, speaks to WGN reporter Erin Ivory. | John Saccomanno/Facebook 

Santo Grimaldi, a WWII veteran who lives in Melrose Park, walked slowly, but purposefully to his seat inside of Wrigley Field on April 13.

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8 Broadview Students Hospitalized for Asthma-like Symptoms on May 3

Monday, May 8, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews According to a WGN News Channel 9 report, eight students who attend Lindop Elementary School, 2499 S. 18th Ave. in Broadview, were hospitalized after complaining to school officials about asthma-like symptoms: “Police and fire departments responded to Lindop Elementary School, 2400 18th Ave., at about 11 a.m. Wednesday. “The students were taken to the hospital and … Continue reading 8 Broadview Students Hospitalized for Asthma-like Symptoms on May 3

WGN: Woman Found Dead After Bellwood House Fire

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 || Originally Published: WGN TV || By WGN Web Desk and Tonya Francisco  BELLWOOD, Ill. — A woman was found dead after a house fire in west suburban Bellwood. The fire started around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday at 3321 Wilcox, possibly in a back bedroom. Officials say Annie Lee Cooley, who was in her late 80s, died in the fire. Several others in the home at the … Continue reading WGN: Woman Found Dead After Bellwood House Fire