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Riverside News

  • Riverside talk to focus on sports, vacation photography

    RIVERSIDE – Fred Potter of Riverside will help people learn how to get out of auto mode and take control of their camera’s settings to capture summer ...
    June 28, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Summer reading campaign, job interview talk on tap at Riverside Library

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Public Library encourages residents to Read for the Win! this summer with a celebration of wellness, fitness and sports.
    June 28, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Riverside Metra station ticket office closes

    RIVERSIDE – Because of declining on-site ticket sales at its Riverside station, Metra announced that BNSF Railway would no longer staff the station wi ...
    June 22, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for June 22

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Hail, thunderstorms, floods expected June 22 in DuPage, Cook counties

    Numerous severe storms are expected June 22 in suburban Cook and DuPage counties, with potentially significant severe storms rolling in during the ear ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • High school sports: Volleyball, soccer regional titles are spring highlights for Riverside Brookfield

    All the high school spring sports championships have been awarded, school is out for the summer, and soon fall sports teams will be gearing up for pre ...
    June 21, 2016 - 5:11 pm
  • SEASPAR to tee up Summer Golf Classic in Woodridge

    WOODRIDGE – The Southeast Association for Special Parks and Recreation will present the annual Summer Golf Classic fundraiser July 8 at the Village Gr ...
    June 21, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Riverside police to give Slurpee rewards to youth

    RIVERSIDE – Each year, 7-Eleven helps thousands of local police officers recognize the good guys, specifically the young ones, according to a news rel ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Riverside Brookfield High School students win major awards

    RIVERSIDE – The National Academy of TV Arts & Sciences/Midwest Chapter recently notified Riverside Brookfield High School that several RBTV students w ...
    June 16, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for June 15

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    June 15, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Students create artful fence design in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Arts Center shares its enthusiasm over what a little paint, creativity and ambition can produce, all thanks to a challenge p ...
    June 14, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for June 8

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    June 8, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Elmhurst resident recognized for 10 years of volunteer work at Brookfield Zoo

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst resident Richard Rosenberg was among a group of volunteers recognized by the Chicago Zoological Society for their work at Brookfie ...
    June 8, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • Berwyn man pleads guilty to stalking Riverside Brookfield High School teacher

    A Berwyn man has pleaded guilty to stalking and harassing a Riverside Brookfield High School teacher, according to a Riverside Police Department news ...
    June 9, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Pillars hosts virtual shout-out to celebrate 10th anniversary

    LA GRANGE PARK – Michelle Rafacz doesn’t know where she and her 7-year-old daughter would be if it weren’t for Pillars. The organization helped the Do ...
    June 8, 2016 - 6:57 am
  • Blind customers turned away by McDonald's, lawsuit claims

    OAK BROOK – A blind man from Louisiana recently filed a class action lawsuit against McDonald's Corporation for not providing drive-thru accommodation ...
    June 7, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Derby Lite fitness demonstration to roll into Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – A demonstration of the Derby Lite roller-skating fitness regimen will be presented at 7 p.m. June 8 in Riverside.
    June 6, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Bike Brookfield in tandem with Complete Streets Policy

    BROOKFIELDThe inaugural Bike Brookfield event was a success, the village of Brookfield announced. Th ...
    June 3, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Longtime La Grange School District 102 teachers retire

    Two teachers with a combined 66 years working at Congress Park School in Brookfield plan to retire at the end of this school year.
    June 6, 2016 - 7:35 am
  • Brookfield Zoo recognizes Berwyn volunteers

    BERWYN – Berwyn residents Linda Houdek (from left) and Karen and Chuck King are recognized for volunteering at Brookfield Zoo for five years during th ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for June 1

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    June 1, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Riverside police arrest prolific burglar, recover stolen property in San Diego

    RIVERSIDE – Following a multistate investigation, Riverside police charged a Chicago man with 22 priors for the May 10 burglary of a home in the 100 b ...
    June 2, 2016 - 6:53 am
  • High school boys track and field: Lyons Township's Andrew Best part of two all-state relays

    Riverside Brookfield boys track and fieldDean Zigulich cleared 13 feet in pole vault and Jhalen Will ...
    May 31, 2016 - 4:26 pm
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