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  • Riverside police respond to 3rd bike accident in weeks

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police responded at around 8:30 a.m. June 24 to reports of a bicycle accident at Forest Avenue and Longcommon Road. 
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Riverside police to "ticket" kids for good deeds this summer to earn a cold treat

    RIVERSIDE – Getting a ticket is not always a bad thing – if the citation comes with a Slurpee.  Thro ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Brookfield police step up patrols after 3 reports of shots fired since May

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Police Department has stepped up patrols at night and is asking for the public's help after receiving three reports of sho ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Kuzniewski: Looking back and looking forward

    With the school year behind us, I’d like to thank our students and community for making this another memorable year filled with tremendous achievement ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Riverside waiting for response from Army Corps for fix to Swan Pond

    RIVERSIDE – Representatives of the Army Corps of Engineers took a tour of Swan Pond in Riverside June 16 to survey flood damage to the area.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Get ready for a Yard Full of Art starting Friday

    RIVERSIDE – Created by artists and friends Dawn Sundstrom and Heather Hug, the annual mini-art festival, Yard Full of Art, returns to Riverside Friday ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Riverside library to host discussion of in-home health care options for older adults

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Public Library will host Home Helpers, a Hinsdale-based business that helps older adults live independently, for a discussio ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Turning a page: Retiring North Riverside Public Library Director Bob Lifka looks back

    Robert J. Lifka was born and raised in Berwyn and currently lives in Brookfield with his wife, Kathy. For the last 13 years, Lifka has served as direc ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • College notes: Kiley Rusen shows off power game

    High schools have reached summer break and the recently graduated senior class is preparing for college. Some local products already in college partic ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Meet the Cook all-area baseball team

    Summer baseball is already in full swing, but it's not too late to look back on the stars of the spring season. Here are some of the top players from ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • All-Area MVP: Kincanon states case as one of state’s best

    RIVERSIDE – During his three years on Riverside Brookfield's varsity baseball team, Will Kincanon put up stats so good that they were almost unbelieva ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Alleged gang member faces numerous gun charges in Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – A report of shots fired June 19 in the 4500 block of Park Avenue resulted in numerous weapons charges against a Brookfield man following ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Injuries minor in car and semi-tractor trailer collision

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department reported that one person was treated for minor injuries following a collision that involved a 2006 Honda C ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Opt out letters sent to Riverside residents if they choose to not participate in electrical aggregation program

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Village Manager Peter Scalera hoped to clear up any confusion at the board's Thursday meeting when he addressed trustees and the ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Riverside police rescue capsized canoer

    RIVERSIDE – A 52-year-old Countryside man found himself pulled downstream by a fast moving current on the Des Plaines River on Thursday after his cano ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Riverside, Brookfield police out in force for July 4 holiday enforcement

    Riverside, Brookfield and Berwyn police will be cracking down on drunk and unbuckled drivers for the Fourth of July holiday.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Riverside Brookfield High School improv troupe concerned about cuts to program

    RIVERSIDE – A group of Riverside Brookfield High School students were recently spurred to action after the District 208 Board of Education announced c ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • North Riverside considers privatizing fire department to deal with pensions

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – In a letter to North Riverside residents and businesses Wednesday, Mayor Hubert E. Hermanek Jr. announced that the village is consid ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Seven spring sports highlights for Fenwick, Nazareth

    It was a strong spring for the local private schools with Fenwick piling up records and titles and Nazareth seeing some postseason successes as well. ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Cyclist struck by car in Riverside Tuesday

    RIVERSIDE – A 56-year-old woman was struck by a car at Longcommon Road and East Burlington Street as she was riding her bike June 17, according to a n ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
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