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  • Prep roundup: Nazareth softball splits with Bishop Mac

    Nazareth’s softball team split Saturday’s doubleheader against Bishop McNamara, winning 7-0 and losing 4-1.
    April 22, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • Riverside Brookfield baseball trying to find winning formula

    BROOKFIELD – This is not last year’s Riverside Brookfield baseball team. This year’s Bulldogs have t ...
    April 22, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Riverside receives $1.5M in state grants

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside announced April 14 it has received two grants from the Illinois Department of Transportation totaling $1,572,820.
    April 22, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Brookfield library to host author Tom Montgomery Fate Thursday

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Public Library will host author Tom Montgomery Fate at 7 p.m. Thursday at the library for a discussion of his book, “Cabin ...
    April 22, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Riverside looking to fill commission vacancies

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside announced that it is currently seeking to fill vacancies on the Historical, Landscape and Safe Environment commis ...
    April 22, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Brookfield police continue hunt for man accused of speeding through S.E. Gross track meet

    BROOKFIELD – Investigators from the Brookfield Police Department believe they have identified the man behind the wheel of a car that suddenly drove of ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Lemery: Get the latest news and weather delivered straight to your phone

    If you've ever found yourself in one of these situations, we've got something for you: • You're chat ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:59 pm
  • Westchester resident, Lyons educator returns home after teaching in Russia

    WESTCHESTER – After spending two weeks in Russia with the Teachers for Global Classrooms program, a Westchester resident is back in the states and eag ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Brookfield homeowner confronts man trying to get into his home

    BROOKFIELD – A Brookfield resident who was asleep on a couch in his living room had a rude awakening April 16 at about 2:30 a.m. when he discovered a ...
    April 19, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • Jacob and Gabriel Kaminski win titles at wrestling nationals

    Brothers Jacob Kaminski and Gabriel Kaminski started the wrestling season with big tournament titles and finished the season in the same fashion.
    April 18, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Riverside hires community development director

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside's Village Manager Peter Scalera announced at Thursday's Village Board meeting that the village has filled an open position for a ...
    April 18, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Lyons board approves food and beverage tax, abolishes term limits

    LYONS – At their regular meeting on Wednesday, the Lyons Village Board accepted two ordinances approved by voters on a ballot referendum March 18 and ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:35 pm
  • Cartoonist Charley Krebs featured at North Riverside library

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – Charley Krebs, current Chicago Jazz Magazine cartoonist, former Suburban Life cartoonist and long-time Riverside resident, will pres ...
    April 17, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • North Riverside resident receives Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship

    RIVERSIDE – The Cook County Farm Bureau Foundation Board of Directors recently awarded a $1,000 scholarship to a senior at Queen of Peace High School.
    April 17, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo volunteers keep things running smoothly for guests

    BROOKFIELD – It takes a lot to keep the Brookfield Zoo running smoothly.The world renowned zoo requi ...
    April 17, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Driver speeds through crowd at S.E. Gross track meet after fleeing police, none injured

    BROOKFIELD – Police in Brookfield are still searching for a man who drove a purple Hyundai sedan across the S.E. Gross Middle School playground a litt ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • What's your best choice at the snack stand? Here's some help from The Doctors

    Some sushi during the seventh-inning stretch? You could get that at Yankee Stadi ...
    April 16, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Girls track previews: Race to state finals is underway

    The outdoor track season is just getting underway as Saturday marked the first day of big outdoor invites for area teams. With that in mind, it's hard ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Central School hosts culture fest

    RIVERSIDE – On April 9, Central Elementary School in Riverside played host to a vibrant display of cultures across the world as part of its Cultural H ...
    April 16, 2014 - 1:19 pm
  • Prep roundup: LT gymnasts win Canino invite

    Lyons Township’s boys gymnastics team won Hinsdale Central’s Canino invite with a score of 153.8 Friday.
    April 16, 2014 - 12:06 pm
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