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  • Brookfield man charged with class 3 felony after battering then pregnant fiancé

    BROOKFIELD – After a five-month long investigation, the Riverside Police Department announced officers have re-arrested a Brookfield man who allegedly ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Riverside 5K Independence Day Race results released

    RIVERSIDE – More than 400 runners participated in Riverside's 36th annual 5K Independence Day Race on the Fourth of July. 
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Police reports: Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons for July 9

    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 - 9:48 pm
  • Elite track and field throwers coming to Benedictine University

    LISLE – Olympic gold medal-winning discus thrower Stephanie Brown-Trafton, who was the event winner at he 2008 Olympics in Beijing, will be part of a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Farmer’s Market buzzes around honey demonstration

    RIVERSIDE – Things were buzzing at John Bailey's honey tent at the Riverside Farmer's Market on July 2, as John Bailey, owner of the honey stand, put ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Man stabbed while walking dog in Miller Meadows

    A Riverside police officer responded to the stabbing of a 53-year-old male from Cicero at around 11:30 a.m. July 1, according to a news release from t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Charges brought against girlfriend of man who drove through Gross parking lot during meet

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Police Department announced Monday that charges were approved for Celeste Martinez, 24, of the 3900 block of Campbell Aven ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Cook County Commissioner receives PAL Ezzard Charles Award

    Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski was awarded the Police Athletic League Ezzard Charles Award for his service as mayor of McCook. 
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Area housing sale prices up over same time last year

    Things are looking better for homeowners looking to sell their home in Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • North Riverside concerts held throughout July

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – The village of North Riverside is continuing its Tuesday concert series in July. The outdoor concerts are held, rain or shine, at th ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Brookfield library looks to fill trustee position

    BROOKFIELD – Residents have until July 30 to submit their applications for an open position on the Brookfield Public Library’s Board of Trustees. The ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Powers: The first library in the United States of America

    As we draw ever closer to the 238th birthday of the United States of America on July 4, I started wondering about the very first library in our great ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Sports briefs: Jim Thome baseball camp coming to Lisle, Glen Ellyn

    Jim Thome featured at Silver Slugger Camp The Bulls/Sox Academy will host a pair of Silver Slugger c ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Police Reports: Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons for July 2

    BROOKFIELDTraffic stop leads to drug chargesA traffic stop for crossing lanes ended with drug charge ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Celebrating Independence Day? Get a list of area celebrations here

    Everyone enjoys chiming in with the "Ooh, Ahh" chorus during a Fourth of July firework show, but it's not always easy knowing where the shows will be, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Q&A with Toni Kukoc: Retirement life 'is perfect' for former Bulls great

    Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen endure as all-time great players for the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc earned his own spot in Bulls' lore in 1994 when h ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Area gridiron teams start prep for 2014 season with summer camps

    WHEATON – Summer football is a chance for high school teams to start forming as a unit and for individuals to start shining.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Storm not as bad as feared, brings local flooding and some power outages

    Monday night's storm brought a fantastic lighting display – sure to rival Friday's Independence Day firework shows – as well as heavy rain and strong ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Local libraries begin streaming Hoopla Digital

    LA GRANGE – Two area libraries are plunging into the digital era with Hoopla Digital; a new Netflix-styled program.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Pita Pit restaurant to open on Ogden Avenue in Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – Pita Pit owner Roshan Patel hopes to provide fresh and healthy options for customers with the opening of her first business. The Pita Pit ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
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