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  • Additional charges filed against man accused of speeding through Gross Middle School track meet

    BROOKFIELD – After being returned to Brookfield police custody Thursday, additional charges were filed against the man accused of speeding through a S ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Brookfield returning to ComEd for electric supply

    BROOKFIELD – The village of Brookfield has announced that following three rounds of bidding for a new contract for its electrical aggregation program, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Used bike drive to be held Saturday in North Riverside

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – A used bike drive will be held in North Riverside on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the North Riverside Police Department, 2359 Des ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Secretary of State to host rules of the road course in North Riverside

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – Secretary of State Jesse White will host a review course going over driving fundamentals in cooperation with the North Riverside Rec ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Sen. Kirk talks whistleblowing, misconduct, corruption at Hines VA hospital

    HINES – U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., met Friday with Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital whistleblowers to outline allegations of misconduct and corruption ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Cermak Family Aquatic Center opens for summer

    LYONS – The Forest Preserve District of Cook County recently announced the Cermak Family Aquatic Center, 7600 W. Ogden Ave., is now open for the summe ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Lyons residents turn out to pay respects on Memorial Day

    LYONS – Lyons officials joined the American Legion to honor fallen members of the Armed Forces May 26 at the village’s annual Memorial Day commemorati ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • No One Fights Alone Benefit set Saturday

    LA GRANGE PARK – Friends and family of Kevin Reynolds, a Brookfield resident diagnosed with oral cancer, will hold a benefit to help the Reynolds fami ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • St. Barbara’s Parish to hold Pentecost Vigil in June

    BROOKFIELD – St. Barbara's Parish, 4008 Prairie Ave., will celebrate Pentecost, the birthday of the church, with a special overnight vigil June 7 thro ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Brookfield, La Grange residents involved with 28th annual Scottish Festival in Itasca

    LA GRANGE – Two area residents will be participating in this year's 28th annual Scottish Festival and Highland Games.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • The MAX hosts Cut for Cancer event

    McCOOK – The McCook Athletic and Exposition Center played host to the Make the Cut for Cancer event May 18, which was headlined by Cook County Board P ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Olmsted Society to hold sustainability housewalk Sunday

    RIVERSIDE – The Frederick Law Olmsted Society of Riverside will hold their 2014 housewalk, Sustainability: Then and Now, from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • RB girls soccer battles, falls in overtime

    RIVERSIDE – There's no easy way to lose in the playoffs, but conceding a late overtime goal in a regional final is especially hard to take.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • RB seniors skip graduation, earn state track meet berths

    CHICAGO – Three Riverside Brookfield seniors skipped graduation to compete at the St. Rita sectional and were rewarded.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Kincanon helps RB KO Fenton

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield baseball has been playing much better lately, and a major reason why is because of the play of Will Kincanon.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Prep roundup: LT volleyball advances to regional final

    The Lyons Township boys volleyball team got revenge for its regional final loss a year ago by knocking out Naperville North in a regional semifinal to ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Police say house fired on in Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – Two people were forced to hit the deck in their living room when shots were fired into their home in the 4200 block of Maple Avenue at ab ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Police reports: Brookfield, Riverside and Lyons for May 28

    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 - 9:52 pm
  • Softball playoff previews: Fenwick, Morton, Naz hoping for repeat playoff success

    The softball postseason is about to start and teams are hoping to get to the EastSide Centre in Peoria, where the state finals take place on June 13 a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Driver of car that sped through track meet at Gross Middle School found

    The Brookfield Police Department announced Wednesday that Jason Bentley, the man wanted for allegedly running from police and speeding through a S.E. ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
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