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  • Social media followers lead Brookfield police to alleged driver who left accident

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield police were called after a Brookfield resident who parked their truck overnight in the 3600 block of Madison Avenue reported d ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • New rules won’t heavily impact area football teams

    When the Illinois High School Association introduced changes to preseason football practice in May of 2013 in hopes of making the sport safer, some lo ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Riverside residents celebrate Arbor Day with planting

    The trees in Riverside's Swan Pond have had it rough lately. Several large trees infested with the emerald ash borer are scheduled to be cut down, and ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Excitement builds for The Moving Wall

    To the Editor:Excitement is building as Berwyn prepares to welcome The Moving Wall. The half-size re ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Downers Grove teen introduces Gov. Quinn at Brookfield Zoo

    DOWNERS GROVE – Any kid would be lucky to have a parent who works at a zoo, but that’s not the only reason it’s a welcoming place for Downers Grove 14 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Weitzel: A renewed commitment to traffic safety and enforcement

    Traffic safety programs form an integral component of the effective, comprehensive law enforcement operation. Unfortunately, not all law enforcement e ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Police reports: Brookfield and Riverside for April 23

    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 - 9:53 pm
  • Body found along Des Plaines River near Lyons

    A body was discovered along the Des Plaines Riverbank near I-55 and Portage Woods and was reported to the Lyons Police Department at about 5:30 p.m. W ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Riverside talks about handling coyotes

    RIVERSIDE – Encounters with coyotes are something residents in Riverside deal with regularly.In 2013 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Boys track capsules: Morton, LT, RB track athletes looking for state meet berths

    The starting gun has gone off on the boys outdoor track season, but the finish line is still off in the distance as most teams have had just a pair of ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Getty hammered by residents for police layoffs, but supporters show force, too

    LYONS – After all trustees were seated at an April 16 Village Board meeting, Village President Chris Getty walked into the village’s chambers to a sta ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Brookfield Historical Society to host speaker on water issues Wednesday

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Historical Society will host a speaker from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) on Wedne ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • 34 Riverside residents apply for concealed carry by start of April

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department reported that a total of 34 Riverside residents have applied for a Concealed Carry License as of March 31.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Follow Riverside police on Twitter for heads up on enforcement zones

    RIVERSIDE – When Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel was tasked with finding solutions that would discourage speeding around school's and parks by the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • D-208 extends contract for superintendent through 2018

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Brookfield District 208 Board of Education announced it voted to extend the district superintendent’s contract through 2018 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • North Riverside pot dealer pleads guilty

    Mitchell R. Mayle, 22, of North Riverside was convicted April 2 after he pleaded guilty to the charge of possession of cannabis with intent to deliver ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • RB summer driver’s ed registration to be held April 30

    RIVERSIDE – Summer school sign up for driver’s education will take place April 30 in the Little Theatre at 6 p.m.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Prep roundup: Nazareth softball splits with Bishop Mac

    Nazareth’s softball team split Saturday’s doubleheader against Bishop McNamara, winning 7-0 and losing 4-1.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Riverside Brookfield baseball trying to find winning formula

    BROOKFIELD – This is not last year’s Riverside Brookfield baseball team. This year’s Bulldogs have t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Riverside receives $1.5M in state grants

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside announced April 14 it has received two grants from the Illinois Department of Transportation totaling $1,572,820.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
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