June 2nd, 2020 4:26 PM
Irene Mary Sabeckis, 88, of LaGrange Park, died at her home on May 27, 2020.
June 2nd, 2020 4:25 PM
Letty Redis (nee Coomer), 88, of Brookfield, died May 28, 2020 at home.
June 2nd, 2020 4:23 PM
David Thornton, 58, of Brookfield, died May 30, 2020 at his home.
June 2nd, 2020 4:07 PM
Komarek School's eighth-grade graduation, one of the few in-person ceremonies this spring, went off without a hitch on the morning of May 30 at Veterans Park in North Riverside. A car caravan from Komarek School to Village Commons started off the graduation ceremony.
June 2nd, 2020 4:05 PM
Despite being greeted with signs, hoots and jeers when they arrived for last week's school board meeting, the majority faction of the Lyons-Brookfield School District 103 Board of Education pushed through the hiring of former its superintendent, Carol Baker, as the next principal of George Washington Middle School.
June 2nd, 2020 4:03 PM
The Riverside Farmers Market is planning to kick off its 2020 season on Wednesday, June 17, employing a tightly controlled layout where shoppers and vendors will maintain social distancing to ensure the safety of all involved.
June 2nd, 2020 3:55 PM
North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, is delaying its plan to reopen the shopping centers doors to walk-in customers on Friday, June 5 after looters smashed their way into several stores on May 31.
June 2nd, 2020 3:45 PM
Retail shops, restaurants, bars and entertainment venues weren't the only places closing their doors to the public in March when the governor declared a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 2nd, 2020 3:23 PM
There hasn't been much joy during this spring of the COVID-19 pandemic. High school seniors and eighth-graders alike missed significant milestones and felt that the school year was ending more with a whimper than a bang.
June 2nd, 2020 3:06 PM
Local officials remain on alert following two tense days that saw the unrest sparked by the death of a Minneapolis man at the hands of police there on May 25 spread nationwide, including to Chicago and its suburbs.
Sign-up to get the latest news updates for Riverside and Brookfield.
Correct Me if I'm Wrong, just curious, but was Tanglewood...
By Pete Esaun Keller
Posted: June 5th, 2020 2:40 PM
On: 47th Street building a former hit...
That 'they' bring in politics, 'they' meaning us, the parents...
By Joanne Schaeffer
Posted: June 4th, 2020 10:51 AM
On: Despite objections, D103 hires...
I'm really saddened -no angry that the children of D103 are...
By Cynthia D Verzal-Manteck
Posted: June 4th, 2020 10:10 AM
On: D103 lays off 17 aides as officials...
Did Baker write that grant for $30,000 mentioned by Ryan Grace...
By Toni Parker
Posted: June 4th, 2020 9:12 AM
Union - or non-union - employees generally don't make...
Posted: June 3rd, 2020 5:55 PM
View All Comments