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African American Fiction

Best Selling Fiction

Children's Books

New Movies on DVD


Bellwood & Proviso Township

Village of Bellwood

Village of Bellwood Code of Ordinances

2010 Census of Population for Bellwood (PDF file)

Bellwood Chamber of Commerce Phone number (630)747-6785 

School District 88

Memorial Park District

Proviso Township

Proviso Township High School District 209

Proviso Township Mental Health Commission

PTMHC offers services for individuals with developmental disabilities, victims of domestic violence, seniors facing issues unique to the later years and end of life, and comprehensive services for the treatment and prevention of substance abuse.

West Suburban Senior Services

WSSS encourages independence and personal choices through a continuum of supportive services designed to meet the needs of a diverse community while recognizing each individuals’ goals, dignity, and ability to achieve his or her own quality of life.

Proviso Township Herald newspaper

Online copies of historical local newspaper from 1941-1945, covering communities of Bellwood, Melrose Park, Maywood, Forest Park, Stone Park, Hillside and Westchester, digitized by the Melrose Park Public Library.

Proviso Star Progress   November 1939-December 1948

Online copies of historical local newspaper covering the communities of Bellwood, Berkeley, Broadview, Hillside, Maywood, Melrose Park and Westchester.  This is an ongoing digitzization project of Bellwood Public Library.

Village of Bellwood Early History courtesy of the Franzosenbusch Heritage Project.


Cook County

Cook County Government

Cook County Property Tax

Cook County Voter Information


Other Useful Links:

Greater Chicago Food Depository has a list of assistance programs such as food pantries in our area.

Illinois Benefits Access Program replaced the Circuit Breaker Program. Low income seniors can apply for license plate discount and free transit ride using this site.

Illinois tax forms from Illinois Department of Revenue

Federal Tax Forms from IRS

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Federal Communications Commission Do Not Call Registry or call 1-888-382-1222 from the phone number you want to have added to the registry.


Teen Events

Tuesday Crafts Days with Ms. T Tue May 24 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM

Children Events

Kids Knit Workshop
Tue May 03 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Kids Knit Workshop
Tue May 10 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
SuperHero Party
Sat May 14 @ 1:30PM -
Kids Knit Workshop
Tue May 17 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM

Computer Classes

Your Resume in Word & Online
Fri May 06 @ 1:30PM - 03:00PM
Facebook Beyond the Basics
Fri May 13 @11:00AM - 12:30PM

Adult Events

Shades of Fiction Book Club
Mon May 02 @ 7:00PM - 08:00PM
Create Distressed Jeans
Thu May 05 @ 6:45PM - 08:45PM
First Aid & CPR Certification
Sat May 14 @11:30AM - 03:30PM
Adult Coloring Night
Thu May 19 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM