September 29th, 2020 1:45 PM
Police and firefighters combined to save a 37-year-old man from a drug overdose after responding to a residence in the 7300 block of Ogden Avenue on Sept. 24 at about 5:50 p.m.
September 29th, 2020 12:02 PM
When I found out that the first quarter of my junior year was going to be fully remote, I didn't quite know what to expect. I certainly wasn't excited to be going back to school when Riverside-Brookfield High School was planning to follow a hybrid learning model, but hearing that we would be transitioning to a fully remote plan only made me more uncertain about the upcoming year.
September 29th, 2020 11:57 AM
Despite increasing the number of security personnel and off-duty police officers to patrol the common areas of North Riverside Park Mall in the wake of a non-fatal shooting inside the shopping center in late June, officials there now face the fallout from another violent incident involving a gun.
September 29th, 2020 11:54 AM
With three incumbents, including the village president, prohibited from running for re-election due to term limits, Brookfield voters will be confronting some new choices when they go to the polls next spring.
September 29th, 2020 11:53 AM
The term "historic" might be a bit of an overstatement, but certainly the Brookfield Department of Parks and Recreation ushered in a new era of municipal oversight with respect to power users of its athletic fields earlier this month, inking a field-usage and maintenance agreement with the Western Conference/Brookfield Babe Ruth Baseball League.
September 29th, 2020 11:52 AM
The median household income in Riverside is $99,063, which means that half the residents earn even more than that, but that the other half receives less.
September 29th, 2020 11:49 AM
Brookfield Public Library has been in the technology lending business for some time now, having started offering laptop computers for checkout by cardholders in 2010.
September 29th, 2020 11:44 AM
Lyons-Brookfield Elementary School District 103 Superintendent Kristopher Rivera didn't have to look too far to find a new special education director after Colleen Bergren resigned at the start of the school year to take a job in Indiana.
September 29th, 2020 11:41 AM
In the wake of last week's Riverside-Brookfield High School Board of Education meeting, where officials rolled out their plan for students to return for part-time, in-person learning beginning with the second quarter, there were many people who questioned the board's data justifying the decision and complained that the plan lacked specificity.
September 29th, 2020 11:40 AM
No Chicken Dinner. No Tootsie Roll sale. No Candy Sale. That's just a few of the fundraising events typically conducted by local nonprofits that have been limited by COVID-9.
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