January 27th, 2020 2:20 PM
Martin Sandoval, who resigned his seat as a member of the Illinois Senate on Jan. 1 and whose 11th District included part of Riverside, has been charged with bribery and lying on his 2017 tax return.
January 24th, 2020 4:08 PM
In a deal with Cook County prosecutors, an Oak Lawn man charged last spring with robbing a 19-year-old Berwyn man in the driveway of a Riverside home, has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge and has been sentenced to serve two years in state prison.
January 24th, 2020 4:05 PM
Brookfield residents might be surprised to hear the village is home to a bona fide Hall of Famer, someone renowned and celebrated both nationally and internationally.
January 21st, 2020 3:40 PM
A 29-year-old Chicago woman robbed of $320 in cash in the east parking lot of the North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, at about 3:55 p.m. on Jan. 12 may have been targeted by the offenders, according to police.
January 21st, 2020 3:39 PM
As Brookfield's village board considers whether to renew its refuse/recycling management contract with the Chicago-based Groot Waste Management, the company is offering to lower rates for single-family homes for the next four years.
January 21st, 2020 3:38 PM
Riverside's village board decided to hold off changing regulations regarding gravel driveways until a few issues could be cleared up.
January 21st, 2020 3:04 PM
Roberto Repac, of Lyons, teaches his 3-year-old poodle mix, Roko, how to do tricks for treats near the Scout Cabin and the Des Plaines River in Riverside.
January 21st, 2020 2:48 PM
Elaine Straka Bronec, 96, of Stickney and formerly of Riverside, died on Jan. 16, 2020. Born on July 23, 1923, she had worked as a waitress prior to retirement.
January 21st, 2020 2:47 PM
It is said when one door closes another one opens. In the case of Riverside one could say when one restaurant closes another one opens.
January 21st, 2020 2:45 PM
Many of us, most of us likely, have only gradually begun to understand the complexity, the nuance, the bedrock power of gender fluidity.
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