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  • Riverside board discusses electrical aggregation renewal

    RIVERSIDE – On Monday, the village of Riverside will once again solicit bids with an eye toward renewing their electrical aggregation program. The vil ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Swan Pond in Riverside takes an icy beating

    RIVERSIDE – By all accounts, Swan Pond in Riverside took quite a beating this winter. Below zero temperatures for extended periods and significant sno ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside board mulls putting the breaks on park zone speed limit ordinance

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Board of Trustees discussed several possible avenues it could take to limit speeding on streets near parks at their regular ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • McCook officials: Mulch fire is out, residents can breathe easy

    McCOOK – Residents of McCook and Lyons who have complained in recent months about the smell and smoke from a mulch fire at the McCook-based yard of Pe ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Brookfield resident turns 100 in March

    BROOKFIELD – On March 31, a Brookfield resident will celebrate a very big milestone – turning 100 years old.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Boys volleyball previews: Kostich leads LT, returning starters key Morton, RB

    Volleyball is one sport immune to bad spring weather. High school boys teams get started next week so here's a look at what to watch for in the area.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Meet the 2014 all-area boys basketball Cook team

    A number of area teams made playoff runs and had hopes of making it to state, but as the final four is set in both Class 3A and Class 4A, none of the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Letter: Riverside resident responds to article about 1920s display at Brookfield library

    esident backs 1920s library displayTo the Editor: I am sorry [Brookfield resident Giorigo DiPaolo] ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Police Reports: Brookfield, Lyons and Riverside for March 19

    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 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside police charge ‘habitual offender’ after collision

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police announced charges for Isaac Sanchez, 35, of the 1000 block of South Third Avenue in Maywood, with aggravated felony driv ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside library to celebrate retirement of longtime staff member

    RIVERSIDE – Staff at the Riverside Public Library will celebrate the career of a longtime staff member at the end of March.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Olmsted Society to hold first open meeting of the year

    RIVERSIDE – The Frederick Law Olmsted Society of Riverside will hold its first open meeting of the year April 1.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • RB students take a stand with R-word

    RIVERSIDE – At lunch at Riverside Brookfield High School on March 12, Student after student lined up to sign their name, take a strip of paper and fee ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Cameron Can event raises more than $90K

    RIVERSIDE – Started by Riverside resident Rory Dominick, the Cameron Can Foundation works with families who have children with longterm medical needs, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Lyons voters approve referendums to abolish term limits, provide tax relief

    LYONS – Voters in Lyons decisively approved both referendum questions on their ballot Tuesday, according to preliminary results.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Just Irish Enough event raises over $80K, shaves nearly 200 heads for St. Baldrick's

    MCCOOK – Almost 200 shavees embraced the beauty of being bald at the 2014 Just Irish Enough benefit for St. Baldrick's on Friday.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • McCook Quarry to resume blasting March 17

    COUNTRYSIDE – Four months after November's earthquake, blasting activities will resume at the Hanson Material Service Federal Quarry in McCook on Marc ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Brookfield trustees approve plans for new apartment, prepare for First Avenue construction

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield trustees unanimously approved preliminary plans to construct an apartment building at their March 10 meeting and discussed rep ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Riverside Brookfield High School names interim principal

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Brookfield High School Board of Education announced Wednesday that Kristin Smetana will serve as interim principal for the 2 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Brookfield trustees discuss removing 5-foot from driveway street parking ordinance

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Village Board discussed amending an ordinance that prohibits drivers from parking on the street within five feet of a priv ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
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