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  • Milani: Big fall events in Brookfield

    I hope everyone had a fun summer!Brookfield celebrated the Grand Re-opening of Kiwanis Park on Satur ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Riverside police issue community alert for recent burglaries, vehicle thefts

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department released a community alert to residents Wednesday at 9:50 a.m. warning of two recent residential burglarie ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Roadrunners ready for tough upcoming stretch

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth has been impressive to this point in the season, but the Roadrunners’ toug ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 7:00 am
  • Brookfield Art Festival returns to Kiwanis Park

    BROOKFIELD – Amid the ringing clang of metal being pounded and bent, you’ll find Paul Russell hunched over the high heat of a furnace working on his l ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Ascension Lutheran Church to host annual Oktoberfest dinner

    RIVERSIDE – Ascension Lutheran Church, 400 Nuttall Road, will host their annual Oktoberfest dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, which will benefit the G ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Riverside police officers to get new patch, see savings

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department announced police officers soon will begin sporting a new patch on their uniforms.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • RB football wallops Wheaton Academy

    WEST CHICAGO – With fans on their feet applauding, a new class of former athletic greats went into the Wheaton Academy hall of fame in an uplifting ha ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Prep roundup: RB volleyball finishes strong at invite

    The Riverside Brookfield girls volleyball team went 4-3 last week, including a ninth place finish at the Rich East Tournament over the weekend.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Snapshot: Will string guitars for food

    BROOKFIELD – A Sound Education's annual food drive and guitar re-string event brought in stacks of canned and boxed goods for donation. Held for the 1 ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Mortgage banker’s motto: To be successful, work hard and give back

    Joshua Jones is what you would call a hometown boy.He moved to Riverside when he was 4, and despite ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Nazareth stays undefeated with win at Marian Catholic

    CHICAGO HEIGHTS – Nazareth kept its perfect record intact with a blowout win at Marian Catholic Friday night.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Suburban Life honors inaugural Best Under 40

    GLEN ELLYN – Fifteen area professionals were honored Thursday at Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards ceremony.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 8:56 am
  • Keith Sbiral named new village manager for Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – On Oct. 6, Brookfield's Assistant Village Manager Keith Sbiral will step up to take over as Brookfield's new village manager.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 3:39 pm
  • Leibforth: On drug corridors and conversations

    As my daughter left home the first day of her freshman year in high school, she couldn’t stop me from standing outside to wave goodbye. She walked awa ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Suburban Life's Best Under 40's Awards: 8 photos

    Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards luncheon is held in the Waterleaf Restaurant at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn on Thursday, Sept. 25, ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Events for Sept. 24 to Oct. 2 across the western suburbs

    If your event is missing and you'd like to see it listed here and in our print editions, you can add ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Former LT athlete joins pro water polo team in Spain

    A former Lyons Township High School student and recent graduate from Gannon University is swimming her way onto a WP 98 02 – a professional water polo ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Riverside to host car show, concert this weekend

    RIVERSIDE – Closing out a fun summer of Cruise Nights in Riverside, where residents and visitors can display their classic cars and hot rods, is the a ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • North Riverside Armory gets $3.2 million for renovations from state

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – State funds amounting to more than $8 million have been awarded for construction projects at Chicago State University and the North ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:39 pm
  • Riverside gets sticker shock on salt purchase

    RIVERSIDE – At their meeting Thursday, Riverside trustees approved the purchase of rock salt for the coming winter in the amount of $109,210. The pric ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:38 pm
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