August 11th, 2020 2:48 PM
If you screen it, they will come Riverside Parks and Recreation will host a Drive-In Movie Night with a screening of "Field of Dreams," starring Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta and Burt Lancaster on Friday, Aug. 21 at dusk (lot opens at 8 p.m.) in the parking lot of St. Mary Parish, 126 Herrick Road.
August 11th, 2020 2:11 PM
The village of Riverside has rescheduled its Community Conversation on Policing, postponed last week following an illness contracted by Riverside Police Chief Thomas Weitzel.
August 6th, 2020 9:28 AM
The village of Riverside has postponed its community conversation about policing, which has been scheduled for tonight at 7 p.m. Police Chief Thomas Weitzel, according to Village President Ben Sells, "is not feeling well and out of an abundance of caution he is working from home."
August 4th, 2020 2:21 PM
Riverside Rec hosts virtual triathlon Riverside Parks and Rec will host its annual Cori's Kids Triathlon for kids and adults virtually this summer.
July 28th, 2020 12:10 PM
Virtual Scottish Festival and Highland Games The Chicago Scots, the nearly 150-year-old charity that operates Caledonia Senior Living and Memory Care in North Riverside, will host its annual Scottish Festival and Highland Games virtually for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 21st, 2020 2:49 PM
Linda Sokol Francis, president of Brookfield Financial Plans Inc. and financial advisor with Waddell and Reed Financial Inc. has been accepted for the second consecutive year as a member of the Million Dollar Round Table, an international organization for top financial advisors.
July 21st, 2020 2:39 PM
While the village of Riverside had to improvise a bit with its July 4 parade this year, officials also wanted to make sure residents could still participate by decorating their homes and blocks to vie for awards.
July 21st, 2020 2:30 PM
Virtual Zoo Run You won't be able to run past lions, tigers or bears this year, but Brookfield Zoo still invites runners and walkers of all ages to participate in the virtual Zoo Run 5K. Youngsters 4 to 13 years old are invited to participate in a virtual 1-mile Kids' Dash.
July 14th, 2020 3:42 PM
RAC Members' Exhibition is online Every summer Riverside Arts Center, celebrates its own with its annual Members' and Kids' Exhibition. COVID-19 may have prevented members from celebrating together inside the galleries there, they – and the community at large – can appreciate the work chosen for the 2020 exhibition online.
July 7th, 2020 12:46 PM
Importance of oral histories Riverside American Legion Post #488 invites the community to enjoy a presentation via Zoom featuring Leah Cohen, oral history and reference manager for the Pritzker Military Museum and Library in Chicago, on Friday, July 10 at 6 p.m.
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