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  • Letter: Donating blood saves lives

    To the editor:It’s high time that citizens of this country woke up to one cold, hard fact of life.We ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 8:04 am
  • Brookfield Fine Arts Festival returns to Kiwanis Park

    BROOKFIELD – Visitors to Brookfield’s Fine Arts Festival can expect the same high-quality artists and excellent live music at this year’s event, but t ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • High school football: Comeback comes up short for Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield came up just a few feet short of continued perfection – and a great comeback win.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Sept. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • High school football: Close game goes against Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – In a matchup of unbeaten teams, Aurora Central Catholic clipped Riverside Brookfield 21-20 in a Metro Suburban Conference crossover game o ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lyons Township's Vince Zona tops field at cross country invite

    The Class 3A boys cross country state meet won’t take place until November, but Vince Zona sent notice that he is a runner to watch.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • North Riverside-based unit mobilizes for Afghanistan deployment

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – About 20 soldiers mobilized Sept. 11 at the North Riverside Armory for a health care mission in Afghanistan this fall.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 7:16 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Sept. 7

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • McCook-based Elé Corporation donates to soccer programs

    McCOOK – Elé Corporation, a McCook-based manufacturer, has made a $15,000 donation to the SAFE Foundation’s soccer programs for underprivileged youth ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Berwyn family wins new roof in local contest

    BERWYN – Margarita Rivera doesn’t have the words to express her gratitude to community members for their support to help keep her family, including he ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield holds on against Wauconda

    RIVERSIDE – After opening the season with a win against Morton, Riverside Brookfield's football team kept the trend going against Wauconda.
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Aug. 31

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield tops Morton in opener

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield’s football team had a breakout 2015 season that included a 10-2 record and a trip to the state quarterfinals.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 11:32 am
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