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  • Kelli O'Laughlin's autopsy photos presented in Wilson murder trial, experts describe tracking phones

    BRIDGEVIEW – Judge John Joseph Hynes cautioned the court about the autopsy photos of 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin that were about to be put on display ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo receives $1M investment to provide opportunities for developmentally disabled

    BROOKFIELD – A $1 million investment of taxpayer dollars to the Chicago area's biggest zoo will provide more than economic benefits to the community o ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • O'Laughlin trial: Experts testify about text message exchange between Wilson and woman

    BROADVIEW – Prosecutors called in two digital forensics experts to testily Wednesday at the trial of John Wilson Jr., accused of fatally stabbing 14-y ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • O'Laughlin trial: Experts testify that Wilson's DNA was found on hat, but not on murder weapon

    BRIDGEVIEW – Testimony on Tuesday at the murder trial of John Wilson Jr. revealed that investigators searched Wilson's home, as well as the residence ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 7:12 pm
  • Roadrunners cruise into conference play

    LA GRANGE PARK – So far it’s been smooth sailing for Nazareth football, but things should get tougher now that the Roadrunners are entering East Subur ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Fenwick falls to Bishop Lynch on late score

    Fenwick lost the battle of the Friars on Saturday at Concordia University in a 35-32 loss against Bishop Lynch (Tex.). Last year in Dallas, Fenwick go ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Boys soccer previews: LT, Morton among area teams that could contend for state

    Boys soccer teams in the area have already taken the pitch this season, and plenty of them have good reason to have high expectations. Morton figures ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • CTA video footage shows man accused of killing Kelli O'Laughlin on his way home

    BRIDGEVIEW – The head of security for the Chicago Transit Authority provided a video account of John Wilson Jr.'s movements after he left a Willow Spr ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • ‘Free agent’ Fucinato boosts Bulldogs

    RIVERSIDE – The story of Riverside Brookfield kicker Nick Fucinato sounds like something straight out of a movie.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Nazareth routs RB for 2-0 start

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth added another dominant win to its resume on Saturday. The host Roadrunners ...
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Riverside Police Department investigating 2 robberies, asking for public's help

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department is investigating two reported street robberies; one in the 3000 block of South Harlem Avenue and one in th ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:04 pm
  • Riverside project to cause road closures

    RIVERSIDE – A water main installation project is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. Sept. 8 in the east parkway of Groveland Avenue.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 6:47 pm
  • Brookfield announces Kiwanis Park's grand reopening

    BROOKFIELD – Later this month, the village of Brookfield will host the grand reopening of Kiwanis Park.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo announces 5K

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Zoo will host a 5K run later this month to raise money for the Chicago Zoological Society's Animal Welfare and Conservatio ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • John Wilson viewed on 7-Eleven security tape hours after Kelli O'Laughlin murder

    BRIDGEVIEW – John Wilson Jr. sat slouched in his chair as he watched security video footage of himself buying a can of beer at a Willow Springs 7-Elev ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 5:29 pm
  • Ian Grant: Practice drills to help all areas of your game

    Time spent wisely in practice can lead to better results during your round. Here are some drills that can maximize your practice time.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • Witnesses testify to spotting man accused of killing Kelli O'Laughlin

    BRIDGEVIEW – Defense attorney John Paul Carroll still wants to know, if his client John Wilson stabbed Kelli O'Laughlin to death and left her in a poo ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 7:56 pm
  • Riverside Cruise Night brings out the Classics: 6 photos

    Cruise Night in Riverside brings out classic and antique cars on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Kelli O'Laughlin's mom recalls haunting texts after daughter's murder

    BRIDGEVIEW – Brenda O'Laughlin told prosecutors that she found her 14-year-old daughter, Kelli, lying face down in a pool of blood when she walked int ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Riverside school district seeking to fill 2 vacancies

    RIVERSIDE – District 96 is now accepting applications for two open positions on the district's Board of Education.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 7:04 pm
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