Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 1:36 PM
Officials at Brookfield-LaGrange Park School District scrambled to restore the fire alarm system at S.E. Gross School as well as phone and wireless service to Brook Park School and the district's administrative office in downtown Brookfield after a lightning strike disabled those signals at about 6:20 p.m. on Sept. 27.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 1:32 PM
The good news is that work related to the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's massive project to repair its Salt Creek Intercepting Sewer No. 2 below First Avenue and parts of Riverside, Brookfield and Lyons will finally draw to a close by the end of November.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 1:31 PM
Riverside trustees will soon consider whether to raise liquor license fees and water and sewer rates and mull imposing a local sales tax on gasoline for the coming 2020 fiscal year to boost operating revenues in the face of predicted annual budget deficits in the future.
Friday, August 30th, 2019 12:26 PM
In the wake of the board of trustees' first look at whether or not to allow the sale of recreational cannabis to adults when it becomes legal to do so next year, the village of Brookfield is asking residents to complete a brief online survey to let officials know how they feel.
Friday, August 16th, 2019 1:20 PM
The North Riverside and Riverside police departments have begun stepping up traffic enforcement patrols as Labor Day approaches as part of the Illinois Department of Transportation's grant-funded Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign to combat impaired driving.
Thursday, August 1st, 2019 1:51 PM
Brookfield Zoo will be offering free admission to kids 11 and under on Aug. 5, 6 and 7 in partnership with a couple of corporate sponsors, who will be sponsoring family-friendly healthcare-related activities and snacks in the Pavilions and elsewhere in the park.
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