With the election campaign in its final week, candidates are pounding the pavement to drum up votes. At left, Michael Zalewski talks to Rebecca Borges, a teacher at Ames School in Riverside, on June ...
Owen Murphy, who graduated from Riverside-Brookfield High School last month, has been named the Gatorade Player of the Year for baseball in Illinois. The award is given annually to the top high school ...
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker makes a call to a prospective voter during a stop in Riverside on June 22 to stump for incumbent state Rep. Michael Zalewski at Zalewski's campaign office in the Arcade ...
The Anthem performs classic rock songs during the Music on Grand in downtown Brookfield last year. (Alex Rogals/Staff Photographer) Music on Grand Boulevard, born in 2020 as a way to bring diners back ...
Judicial candidate Chloe Pedersen (center), flanked by Riverside President Joseph Ballerine (left) and former President Ben Sells, makes remarks at a press conference held June 15 at the village's ...
Natural disasters, sadly, are not unknown in this neck of the woods. While there had always been the occasional cataclysmic flood – rivers are great until they’re running through your streets – it ...
Jeanne Marie Nolden (nee Dvorak), 56, died on June 16, 2022, surrounded by family at home in Forest Lake, Minnesota, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Ms. Nolden grew up in North Riverside, ...
The village of Brookfield performed some cosmetic improvements to the Congress Park Station platform and station in recent years in addition to building a new parking along Burlington Avenue. (Bob ...
A 19-year-old Plainfield man told police he was jumped by four men, who beat and robbed him, during an incident on Cermak Road near Desplaines Avenue on June 13 at about 11:40 p.m. Officers responded ...
Caledonia CNA Alexes Williams’ life thrown into turmoil after storm rips roof off apartment. (Michael Romain/Staff) Gus Noble, the president and CEO of Caledonia Senior Living and Memory Care in North ...
My take — and my vote — on who will represent us in Springfield is different from a normal letter. I won’t pretend to be unbiased or agnostic. I know Mike Zalewski, his wife, and his four kids. Mike ...
A crane (foreground) was called in on June 15 to help clear off heavy debris at a Lawton Road home crushed by an oak tree during the June 13 storm, while a worker in a cherry picker assesses the ...