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  • Nadkarni: Why volunteering is my passion

    People often ask me why I volunteer my time to support the work of civic organizations in the La Grange area, and why I am an active member of the Boa ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • National Merit Scholarship recognizes five RB seniors

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield High School announced five of its students have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Senior ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Village looks to replace Brookfield Avenue bridge

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Avenue bridge has been spanning Salt Creek for nearly 100 years, and engineers believe it may be time for it to be replace ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Village of Brookfield's new website will allow online payment

    BROOKFIELD – The village’s new and improved website will give residents the ability to pay water bills online when it’s rolled out in the second week ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • RB football ready for rematch

    GLEN ELLYN – Riverside Brookfield’s football team endured a heartbreaking loss on Friday that the players and coaches involved may never forget, but t ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Roadrunners carry momentum into second season

    LA GRANGE PARK – It was business as usual for Nazareth football Saturday afternoon, but now things get interesting.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Park District of La Grange Halloween party: 6 photos

    Families get a head start on Halloween at the Park District of La Grange's Halloween Party in the recreation center on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 7:37 am
  • Position switch suits Riverside Brookfield’s Gheewala

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield girls volleyball coach Dan Bonarigo preaches the importance of defense.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Prep roundup: Fenwick sneaks into postseason despite loss to St. Francis

    Fenwick’s football team lost 21-14 against St. Francis on Saturday to finish the regular season with a 5-4 record. Pat Donahue had 27 carries for 101 ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • North Riverside Mall Theatre adds recliners

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – Stretch back, relax and enjoy the show. Moviegoers will be able to do just that fo ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:27 pm
  • Brookfield police set sights on new gun range

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield police will be able to sharpen their shooting skills more effectively once the renovation of the department’s basement shootin ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:17 pm
  • Doll strapped to rocking chair found in Des Plaines River search

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – Boats and divers were called to search the Des Plaines River near Cermak Road in North Riverside on Wednesday after a caller told po ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 5:19 pm
  • Historic Grossdale Station celebrates 125 years

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Historical Society will celebrate the 125th anniversary of the historical Grossdale Station at 2 p.m. Sunday, at the Stati ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 8:57 am
  • Girls volleyball playoff previews: LT, Naz primed for deep runs

    Girls volleyball teams are finishing up the regular season and preparing for the postseason with the goal of reaching the state finals Nov. 14 and 15 ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Football playoff pairings set

    It's almost playoff time for area high school football teams. The IHSA released the list of 256 team ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 7:51 am
  • Nazareth finishes off perfect regular season, ESCC title

    LA GRANGE PARK – It was business as usual for Nazareth football on Saturday afternoon, but now it gets interesting.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 4:58 pm
  • Meet Rebecca Burke, an RB student who helped design Riverside police officers' new patch

    RIVERSIDE - In September, the Riverside Police Department announced come the end of October, all Riverside police officers would sport a new police de ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • Curtis' TD grab with 2.9 seconds left gives Glenbard South dramatic win

    GLEN ELLYN – There was no shortage of dramatics at Glenbard South on Friday night. The host Raiders ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Grove: Morton College and its debt to the community

    On September 15, 1924, Morton Junior College (as it was then known) opened its doors to students for the first time.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘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
  • Reader Poll

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