Bellwood Man Starts GoFundMe To Bury Baby Daughter Slain In Joliet

Thursday, January 4, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews || Updated: 8:32 p.m.

Featured image: The photo of Cherish Freeman, included in a GoFundMe post created by her father, Justin Freeman. | Justin Freeman/GoFundMe 

A Bellwood man has started a GoFundMe campaign in order to pay for the funeral and burial of his 8-month-old daughter, who police say was fatally beaten by her mother in a Joliet motel last month.

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Maywood Park Track Ends Harness Racing, Balmoral Next–Tribune

Monday, October 5, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Tribune || 10/2/15 || By Neil Milbert Maywood Park, which inaugurated betting on harness racing in Illinois in 1946, seems destined to have run its final race [last] Friday. Harness racing, meanwhile, at Balmoral Park in Crete will come to a close at the end of the year. Both tracks have been operating under Chapter 11 bankruptcy … Continue reading Maywood Park Track Ends Harness Racing, Balmoral Next–Tribune