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  • Riverside Brookfield hosts Leyden volleyball: 6 photos

    Riverside Brookfield plays a home volleyball match with Leyden on Thursday, April 10, 2014. ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:16 am
  • Lyons cuts seven officers from force

    LYONS – At midnight, the village of Lyons let go one-third of its police force, according to media reports.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Police reports: Riverside and Brookfield for April 9

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • RB softball showing off talent

    LA GRANGE PARK – It’s early in the season and Riverside Brookfield’s softball team has plenty of youth, but the rebuilding process is right on track.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Lyons Police Chief Harley Schinker retires

    LYONS – The village of Lyons has announced the retirement of Police Chief Harley Schinker after four years with the village.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Pub at The MAX open for business

    McCOOK – The McCook Athletic & Exposition Center, 4750 Vernon Ave. in McCook, already offers a wide assortment of activities, sports and event opportu ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Lyons police: Man on PCP found in ambulance stolen at Stroger Hospital in Chicago

    LYONS – Lyons police officers called to a Burger King at First and Ogden avenues to investigate a report of a suspicious ambulance parked in the resta ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Dave Johnson spreading the word about Functional Movement Screenings

    WESTERN SPRINGS – There is a remedy for ACL tears, knee tendinitis, shoulder problems and bad backs.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Prep roundup: Morton baseball sweeps Leyden to open conference

    BASEBALL Lyons Township The Lions dropped their first West Suburban Silver series of the season. LT ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Riverside Little League to throw Grand Slam fundraiser

    RIVERSIDE – Break out the peanuts and cracker jack, Riverside Little League is hosting a fundraiser in hopes of improving the playability of local bas ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Facebook threat leads to arrest following RB attack

    RIVERSIDE – A 16-year-old male juvenile from Chicago was taken into custody March 21 for making threatening statements on Facebook towards students at ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Brookfield police charge two with armed robbery of 14-year-old

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield police have charged two men with the armed robbery of a 14-year-old boy while he was at a sleep over at friend's house March 2 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Riverside trustees discuss ad hoc committee for First Avenue safety plans

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Village Board briefly discussed the creation of an ad hoc commission to address safety concerns at First Avenue and Forest A ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Riverside trustees approve daycare to represent as school

    RIVERSIDE – After a confusing discussion that took significant clarification on how many students a daycare facility and proposed Montessori school wo ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Bomb squad called after grenade found at Brookfield car wash

    BROOKFIELD – The Cook County Bomb Squad was called to Brookfield on Friday after a grenade was found at the Spirit of America car wash, 9312 47th St.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
  • Nazareth softball outlasts RB in high-scoring marathon

    LA GRANGE PARK – In a game that simply wouldn't finish, Nazareth had more offense to get a win against Riverside Brookfield on Thursday.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Sound Off for April 2 to 9

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Charity neighborhood cleanups a win-w ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Brookfield Zoo fostering endangered penguin chicks to help grow population

    BROOKFIELD – In an effort to grow the population of Humboldt penguins in the nation's zoos – one of the world's most endangered species – the Brookfie ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Wisconsin man charged with sexual assault of Riverside teen

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police announced Monday that Alexander R. Rurka, 19, of Cedarburg, Wisc., surrendered himself at the Riverside Police Department ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • 2nd round of bidding also fails to find favorable rate for Riverside electrical aggregation program

    RIVERSIDE – On Monday, the village of Riverside went out to bid for a second time in as many weeks to find a new provider for the village's electrical ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:42 am
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