August 7th, 2020 11:01 AM
On Aug. 5, Riverside Elementary School District 96 became the final local school district to adopt a plan for starting school this year in the midst of a pandemic. The hybrid plan features part-time, in-person attendance for those who wish that and a fully remote option for those who do not feel it is safe to send their children back to school.
August 6th, 2020 3:44 PM
Riverside police announced Thursday that they had arrested one of the men involved in an armed home invasion that took place in the 200 block of West Quincy Street in January 2019.
August 5th, 2020 11:27 AM
Two more local school districts have announced they will begin the school year by having students attend classes remotely. Komarek Elementary School District 94 announced its intentions on July 31, while Lyons Township High School District 204 notified families with a letter to parents on Aug. 4.
August 4th, 2020 2:19 PM
Two people, a 43-year-old Broadview man and a 25-year-old Chicago woman, were hospitalized July 30 after the woman reportedly ran a red right while driving a 2010 Chevy Tahoe westbound on Cermak Road and struck the man's 2014 Chevy Cruze, which was traveling south on First Avenue through the intersection at about 11:10 p.m.
August 4th, 2020 2:02 PM
While most restaurant owners and employees are still adapting to the new realities of running an establishment in the midst of a public health crisis, for Juan Silva and Christopher Chin at Beach Ave. BBQ in Brookfield, it's the only reality they've ever known.
August 4th, 2020 1:55 PM
Summer camp might look a little different this year, but it's not dampening the spirits of kids and counselors.
August 4th, 2020 1:54 PM
In late July, the Illinois State Board of Education recommended that all school districts provide a fully remote learning option to families who are reluctant to send their children into school classrooms with the novel coronavirus pandemic showing no signs of weakening throughout the nation.
August 4th, 2020 1:52 PM
Consider this your Public Service Column for the week. First, you need to be aware of the latest telephone scams, brought to you by people who obviously have nothing else to do and like to prey on innocent people.
August 4th, 2020 1:51 PM
A huge thank you to Riverside Public Library Director Janice Foley and staff for opening the library's doors to the community.
August 4th, 2020 1:47 PM
Branko Ljubicich, 82 of Riverside, died July 30, 2020 in Riverside.
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