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  • Kelli O'Laughlin's mom recalls haunting texts after daughter's murder

    BRIDGEVIEW – Brenda O'Laughlin told prosecutors that she found her 14-year-old daughter, Kelli, lying face down in a pool of blood when she walked int ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Riverside school district seeking to fill 2 vacancies

    RIVERSIDE – District 96 is now accepting applications for two open positions on the district's Board of Education.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 7:04 pm
  • Fong Music Festival returns to North Riverside

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – The third annual Fong Music Festival will return next week to North Riverside.Door ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 6:54 pm
  • Opening statements begin: 'It would be the last day on Earth for Kelli O'Laughlin'

    BRIDGEVIEW – Day 2 of the John Wilson Jr. trial began with the jury being sworn in and then opening statements from prosecutors and defense attorneys ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • Root 66 installs living wall in La Grange Park retirement community

    The plants at Shawn Odneal’s hydroponic gardening shop, Root 66, 8863 Burlington Ave. in Brookfield, are literally climbing up the walls.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Western Springs woman wins new roof in Brookfield contest

    WESTERN SPRINGS – A Western Springs resident was recently named the winner of Licitra Roofing’s No Roof Left Behind contest.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Zalewski ‘disappointed’ by Quinn’s rideshare regulations veto

    CHICAGO – In what was big news for ridesharing companies and their customers, Gov. Quinn vetoed a bill Monday that would have heavily regulated the in ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Kelli O'Laughlin's sister expresses confidence in attorneys as murder trial begins

    BRIDGEVIEW – A jury has been selected to determine the fate of a career criminal accused of killing 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin after she walked in o ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Western Conference baseball enjoys banner summer

    BROOKFIELD – The Western Conference youth baseball league based in Brookfield enjoyed its most successful summer in its 53-year history as three teams ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Girls volleyball previews: LT looks for regional repeat; Naz, RB hope to contend

    Girls volleyball teams in the area have already taken the court this season, and some have high hopes. Lyons Township won a regional last season and r ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Fenwick, Proviso West open football season with victories

    Fenwick 31, Carmel 20 Fenwick opened its season with a win in Mundelein against host Carmel. The fi ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 8:00 am
  • Nolan Dean delivers in Nazareth debut

    LA GRANGE PARK – After receiving plenty of preseason hype, Nazareth lived up to it in the season opener.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 7:00 am
  • Powers: Libraries that appreciate their patrons

    I do not make it a habit of arguing with directors of libraries, as they are currently my colleagues and friends. Before I found my way to Lyons, howe ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:22 pm
  • Police reports: Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons for Sept. 3

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:18 pm
  • Local real estate numbers for July show little change from last summer

    New data provided by the Mainstreet Organization of Realtors shows little change from a summer trend that shows mixed results for home sales in Rivers ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:19 pm
  • Defense dominant in RB victory

    RIVERSIDE – Stuck in an hour-plus lightning delay after enduring a 59-yard drive by Morton to start the game, Riverside Brookfield had to regroup.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Nazareth starts fast, rolls to win against Bloomington

    LA GRANGE PARK – With plenty of preseason hype, Nazareth lived up to expectations in the season opener.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Friday night football scoreboard

    Severe weather swept through the suburbs Friday night on the opening night of high school football. Some games were delayed and some were postponed. F ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 2:17 am
  • Friars start off season with win at Carmel

    MUNDELEIN – The first start in a Fenwick uniform for Jack Beneventi was a winning one. The senior tr ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • RB pulls away from Morton late in shutout victory

    RIVERSIDE – An hour-plus lightning delay made Riverside Brookfield wait a bit longer than expected, but the Bulldogs opened the season in emphatic fas ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:32 am
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