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  • Riverside, Brookfield police out in force for July 4 holiday enforcement

    Riverside, Brookfield and Berwyn police will be cracking down on drunk and unbuckled drivers for the Fourth of July holiday.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside Brookfield High School improv troupe concerned about cuts to program

    RIVERSIDE – A group of Riverside Brookfield High School students were recently spurred to action after the District 208 Board of Education announced c ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • North Riverside considers privatizing fire department to deal with pensions

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – In a letter to North Riverside residents and businesses Wednesday, Mayor Hubert E. Hermanek Jr. announced that the village is consid ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Seven spring sports highlights for Fenwick, Nazareth

    It was a strong spring for the local private schools with Fenwick piling up records and titles and Nazareth seeing some postseason successes as well. ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Cyclist struck by car in Riverside Tuesday

    RIVERSIDE – A 56-year-old woman was struck by a car at Longcommon Road and East Burlington Street as she was riding her bike June 17, according to a n ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Four spring sports highlights for Riverside Brookfield

    The spring sports season has concluded and with it the school year. Before summer camps get started and before looking ahead to next school year, let' ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Weitzel: Quality of life is something we all strive for

    Well, as you can see, summer is certainly upon us. With the summer months, nicer weather and more people being out and about using our public parks, p ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Farmers Insurance drops lawsuit against Cook County municipalities for 2013 flooding

    Farmers Insurance Co. has dropped its lawsuit against Cook County and several other county and municipal governments it claimed failed to take necessa ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Meet the Cook all-area softball team

    The softball season wrapped up Saturday with a pair of state title games. With the season in the books, it’s the perfect time to celebrate the accompl ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • All-area MVP: Chizewski does it all for Nazareth

    LA GRANGE PARK – Many softball players are happy to excel at one or two aspects of the game. Nazareth's Mary Grace Chizewski is truly a well-rounded p ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Funeral home to host anniversary event

    BROOKFIELD – A DJ, a salute to veterans, a magician and more activities will herald the 110th anniversary celebration of Brookfield's Hitzeman Funeral ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Health World, La Grange, Lyons host successful program

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Fire Department, Lyons School District 103 and Health World came together to help Health World’s newest eLearning program ru ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside Township Bike Drive collects 82 rides

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Township Bike Drive, held June 7 at the North Riverside Police Department, was a huge success, organizers said.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Stefanik: Argo student awarded Catherine Menninger Scholarship from the LeaderShop

    Each year, The LeaderShop offers high school seniors who participate in its programs a chance to apply for the Catherine Menninger Scholarship. Applic ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside Little League excited about field trial

    To the Editor:We are writing to let you know of some exciting changes to the Riverside Little League ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • St. Barbara’s thanks community for support

    To the Editor:On behalf of the families using our St. Barbara Food Pantry – Thank you! With your gen ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Police reports: Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons for June 11

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • New bison calves make debut at Brookfield Zoo

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Zoo recently welcomed two new American bison calves born at the zoo on May 31 and June 6.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo to celebrate baby giraffe's first birthday

    BROOKFIELD – Residents and community members from all over the area are invited to join Potoka, the Brookfield Zoo's one-year-old giraffe, as he celeb ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • 'RENT' comes to Jedlicka Performing Arts Center with cast of locals

    CICERO – BAMtheatre will present the Tony Award-winning Best Musical "RENT" from June 26 to 28, at the Jedlicka Performing Arts Center, 3801 S. Centra ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
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