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  • Snapshot: Will string guitars for food

    BROOKFIELD – A Sound Education's annual food drive and guitar re-string event brought in stacks of canned and boxed goods for donation. Held for the 1 ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Mortgage banker’s motto: To be successful, work hard and give back

    Joshua Jones is what you would call a hometown boy.He moved to Riverside when he was 4, and despite ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Nazareth stays undefeated with win at Marian Catholic

    CHICAGO HEIGHTS – Nazareth kept its perfect record intact with a blowout win at Marian Catholic Friday night.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Suburban Life honors inaugural Best Under 40

    GLEN ELLYN – Fifteen area professionals were honored Thursday at Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards ceremony.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 8:56 am
  • Keith Sbiral named new village manager for Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – On Oct. 6, Brookfield's Assistant Village Manager Keith Sbiral will step up to take over as Brookfield's new village manager.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 3:39 pm
  • Leibforth: On drug corridors and conversations

    As my daughter left home the first day of her freshman year in high school, she couldn’t stop me from standing outside to wave goodbye. She walked awa ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Suburban Life's Best Under 40's Awards: 8 photos

    Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards luncheon is held in the Waterleaf Restaurant at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn on Thursday, Sept. 25, ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Events for Sept. 24 to Oct. 2 across the western suburbs

    If your event is missing and you'd like to see it listed here and in our print editions, you can add ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Former LT athlete joins pro water polo team in Spain

    A former Lyons Township High School student and recent graduate from Gannon University is swimming her way onto a WP 98 02 – a professional water polo ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Riverside to host car show, concert this weekend

    RIVERSIDE – Closing out a fun summer of Cruise Nights in Riverside, where residents and visitors can display their classic cars and hot rods, is the a ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • North Riverside Armory gets $3.2 million for renovations from state

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – State funds amounting to more than $8 million have been awarded for construction projects at Chicago State University and the North ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:39 pm
  • Riverside gets sticker shock on salt purchase

    RIVERSIDE – At their meeting Thursday, Riverside trustees approved the purchase of rock salt for the coming winter in the amount of $109,210. The pric ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:38 pm
  • Snapshot: RB Homecoming king and queen crowned

    Riverside Brookfield High School Homecoming Queen Kate Kosner (left) and Homecoming King Josh Silvie take a walk at Friday's night Homecoming celebrat ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Big numbers add up to big Naz win

    LA GRANGE PARK – There were plenty of numbers to show how good Nazareth's offense was on Saturday. T ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 8:00 am
  • Bulldogs level record with blowout win

    RIVERSIDE – In need of a bounce-back victory, Riverside Brookfield’s football team came up big time Friday night.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:00 am
  • Fenwick on the rebound after losing to Loyola

    Fenwick’s football team was on the receiving end of a fired up Loyola team coming off its first loss of the season.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Young RB soccer learning on the field

    GLEN ELLYN – With seven sophomores in the typical starting lineup, Riverside Brookfield boys soccer has gone through some of the ups and downs that ca ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Prep roundup: LT soccer headed for PepsiCo Showdown final

    BOYS SOCCER Lyons Township The Lions are headed to the PepsiCo Showdown final after beating New Tri ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Brookfield's Kiwanis Park re-opens: 6 photos

    Brookfield's Kiwanis Park is re-opened with an event on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, featuring bands, canoeing, food, and frisbees.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:13 pm
  • Roadrunners pile on points against Marian Central

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazarth's offense is dangerous because it has a number of weapons and the Roadrunners used them on Saturday.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:45 pm
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