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  • ‘Very low’ Ebola risk prompts training at MacNeal Hospital

    Officials at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn said, while the likelihood of receiving a confirmed Ebola patient remains very low, staff is being prepared.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 6:16 pm
  • St. Louise de Marillac School wins Goodwill contest, celebrates with Blackhawk Patrick Sharp

    LA GRANGE PARK – After winning the Goodwill donation contest for the second time in three years, St. Louise de Marillac School won a visit from the Bl ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Shuey Stadium a special place for RB

    RIVERSIDE – Shuey Stadium has been around for decades at Riverside Brookfield, but this year will be its last.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Nazareth shrugs off possible perfection

    LA GRANGE PARK – A 9-0 regular season and a conference title are within Nazareth’s grasp Saturday, but that’s not what the Roadrunners are shooting fo ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Brookfield to host Monsters on Main Street Saturday along 8 Corners

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield’s 16th annual Monsters on Main Street downtown Trick or Treat event will be ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • Hines VA director to retire after nearly 40 years

    HINES – Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital Director Joan Ricard recently announced she will retire from her position at the end of this month.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • RB salutes troops at halftime

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield High School paid special tribute to veterans during halftime at the football team's game against Aurora Central Catho ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Riverside police collect 51 pounds of unwanted medication for proper disposal

    RIVERSIDE – All those expired prescriptions in the medicine cabinet may not look like much, but just imagine what 51 pounds of pills looks like.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 3:06 pm
  • Police find man in dumpster after fleeing from traffic stop

    RIVERSIDE – A Champaign man is facing multiple charges after he was allegedly found passed out behind the wheel of his vehicle while he was waiting fo ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • Riverside's Arcade Building to receive statewide award for restoration

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside’s historic Arcade Building, 1 Riverside Road, is one of nine Illinois landmarks that are being recognized for the ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Brookfield's Project NICE community cleanup: 5 photos

    Community members turn out for Brookfield's Project NICE community cleanup on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:31 pm
  • Montini tops Fenwick for fifth win

    LOMBARD – Montini bounced back from its worst loss of the season. The Broncos beat visiting Fenwick ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Bulldogs clinch playoff spot, set up MSC West title game

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield locked up a playoff berth and set the stage for a huge game Week 9.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Nazareth matches program's best ever start

    CHICAGO – Nazareth beat Marist 37-21 on Friday to improve to 8-0, matching the 8-0 record the 1999 team also managed.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Morton wins home soccer over Riverside Brookfield: 7 photos

    Riverside Brookfield plays Morton in Berwyn on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Coughran: Celebrating a century and preparing for the next at the Brookfield library

    As we wind our way through 2014 – the Brookfield Public Library’s centennial – it has been a good exercise to pause and realize what an integral role ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Riverside resident reports burglary, relative charged

    RIVERSIDE – Police charged Tiffani A. Haberland, 19, of the zero to 100 block of North Warrington Road, Des Plaines, with theft and concluded their in ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 2:20 pm
  • Boys soccer playoff previews: Morton, LT, RB soccer ready for postseason play

    The boys soccer regular season is nearing an end and teams are getting set for postseason kickoff with the goal of reaching the Class 2A and 3A state ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Youth cheerleaders to perform at Riverside Brookfield football game

    The halftime show during Friday's Riverside Brookfield High School varsity football game could be one of the highlights of the evening.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Area breweries to gather for 4th annual Brew Moon Beer and Band Fest Saturday

    McCOOK – The McCook Athletic Exposition Center (MAX), 4750 Vernon Ave., is teaming up with La Grange's Palmer Place to present the fourth annual Brew ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:39 pm
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