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  • 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
  • Brookfield hero honored for saving life

    Brookfield resident Alicia Mikuski, an assistant athletic trainer at Oakton Community College, was recently honored with awards from the state of Illi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • La Grange family hangs out with Brookfield Zoo sloth

    LA GRANGE – The Vickery family – comprised of Randall, Charlene and daughters, Morgan and Madison – posed with a two-toed sloth at the Chicago Zoologi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Crews clean up Methanol chemical spill on First Avenue in Riverside Wednesday night

    RIVERSIDE – Officers from the Riverside and Lyons police departments responded to an unknown chemical spill at about 5:05 p.m. Wednesday at First and ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Milani: Brookfield Chamber of Commerce looks forward to farmers market season

    The Brookfield Chamber of Commerce is anxiously anticipating the opening of the Brookfield Farmers Market on June 7 at 8 a.m.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Despite record, Riverside Brookfield is primed for volleyball playoff run

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield's boys volleyball team has a terrific opportunity to make some noise in the postseason. Now, the key is to take advan ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Memorial Day events spotlight those who served

    Veterans organizations in Riverside and Brookfield will hold special ceremonies on Memorial Day in both towns to honor local veterans.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Brookfield police to offer Bike Rodeo on Saturday

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Police Department will host the free 2014 Brookfield Police Bike Rodeo from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Brookfield Villag ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Prep roundup: LT volleyball plays for title at Richards

    Lyons Township’s boys volleyball team advanced to the final at the Richards invite Saturday, but Brother Rice beat LT 25-21, 25-15 to win the title.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Riverside board honors retiring commissioner

    RIVERSIDE – Heralded as an example of the volunteer spirit in Riverside by the village's Board of Trustees at their Thursday meeting, Village Presiden ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
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