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  • Letter: Riverside resident responds to article about 1920s display at Brookfield library

    esident backs 1920s library displayTo the Editor: I am sorry [Brookfield resident Giorigo DiPaolo] ...
    March 28, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Police Reports: Brookfield, Lyons and Riverside for March 19

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    March 28, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Riverside police charge ‘habitual offender’ after collision

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police announced charges for Isaac Sanchez, 35, of the 1000 block of South Third Avenue in Maywood, with aggravated felony driv ...
    March 18, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Riverside library to celebrate retirement of longtime staff member

    RIVERSIDE – Staff at the Riverside Public Library will celebrate the career of a longtime staff member at the end of March.
    March 18, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • Olmsted Society to hold first open meeting of the year

    RIVERSIDE – The Frederick Law Olmsted Society of Riverside will hold its first open meeting of the year April 1.
    March 18, 2014 - 9:36 pm
  • RB students take a stand with R-word

    RIVERSIDE – At lunch at Riverside Brookfield High School on March 12, Student after student lined up to sign their name, take a strip of paper and fee ...
    March 18, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Cameron Can event raises more than $90K

    RIVERSIDE – Started by Riverside resident Rory Dominick, the Cameron Can Foundation works with families who have children with longterm medical needs, ...
    March 18, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Lyons voters approve referendums to abolish term limits, provide tax relief

    LYONS – Voters in Lyons decisively approved both referendum questions on their ballot Tuesday, according to preliminary results.
    March 18, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • Just Irish Enough event raises over $80K, shaves nearly 200 heads for St. Baldrick's

    MCCOOK – Almost 200 shavees embraced the beauty of being bald at the 2014 Just Irish Enough benefit for St. Baldrick's on Friday.
    March 17, 2014 - 4:29 pm
  • McCook Quarry to resume blasting March 17

    COUNTRYSIDE – Four months after November's earthquake, blasting activities will resume at the Hanson Material Service Federal Quarry in McCook on Marc ...
    March 17, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Brookfield trustees approve plans for new apartment, prepare for First Avenue construction

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield trustees unanimously approved preliminary plans to construct an apartment building at their March 10 meeting and discussed rep ...
    March 20, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Riverside Brookfield High School names interim principal

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Brookfield High School Board of Education announced Wednesday that Kristin Smetana will serve as interim principal for the 2 ...
    March 14, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Brookfield trustees discuss removing 5-foot from driveway street parking ordinance

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Village Board discussed amending an ordinance that prohibits drivers from parking on the street within five feet of a priv ...
    March 14, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • North Riverside fire fighters take a cold dip for a good cause

    In this photo, Derek Zdenovec (left) and Jason Williams, members of the North Riverside Fire Fighters Union Local 2714, emerge from the icy waters of ...
    March 14, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • LT, RB students named National Merit Finalists

    Nine seniors at Lyons Township High School and four students at Riverside Brookfield High School were recently named National Merit Finalists, accordi ...
    March 13, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Girls Soccer Preview: LT looks strong, Morton hopes to stay competitive

    With a little luck of the Irish, girls soccer teams across the state will be kicking off the season on March 17. Here's the outlook for area teams as ...
    March 14, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Our view: Capone picture not a reason to bash library

    You hear a lot about how impressionable children are, how it’s important for them to be exposed to positive role models as they grow and develop. All ...
    March 13, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • Brookfield couple launches Modest Coffee to bring fresh roasted beans to your door

    BROOKFIELD – For Marcus Contaldo, it all began with a freshly roasted cup of coffee at the Brookfield Farmers Market. From there, curiosity turned int ...
    March 12, 2014 - 2:20 pm
  • Police Reports: Brookfield, Lyons and Riverside for March 12

    Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty ...
    March 18, 2014 - 5:51 pm
  • Local grads play in D-III postseason

    Three schools from the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin advanced to the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship tournament, which ...
    March 11, 2014 - 4:52 pm
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