Brookfield's Beautification Commission is inviting residents to take an active role in appreciating its newest public art project, which will be unveiled on Saturday, Sept. 22 – to coincide with the Brookfield Fine Arts Fest – at Ehlert Park on the village's south end.
Flush with the success of the new Signature Apartments building in the 8900 block of Fairview Avenue in downtown Brookfield, RMG Realty Group is hoping to replicate the formula on a somewhat smaller scale elsewhere in the district.
Six-year-old Parker Ramirez lives down the street from Ehlert Park in Brookfield and, according to his mom, would spend every waking moment there if he could. Like lots of kids, when he was smaller, Parker enjoyed the baby swings at Ehlert and Kiwanis parks.
The Riverside Community Caucus, an organization that interviews and endorses candidates running for village trustee and president, will soon begin vetting those hoping to win the group's blessing as the 2019 Consolidated Election approaches next spring.
The Riverside Fire Department invites residents of the village and surrounding communities to a 9/11 memorial ceremony, which will take place Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. at Riverside's main fire station, 31 Riverside Road.
The Desplaines Valley Mosquito Abatement District has announced vehicles will be spraying chemicals to control the adult mosquito populations in Brookfield and Riverside on Aug. 22 between 7:30 p.m. and midnight.
Police in North Riverside and Riverside are adding special traffic enforcement patrols through Sept. 4 as the department's participate in Illinois "Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over" crackdown on impaired driving through Labor Day weekend.
Mills Park Tower is a 198-unit Public Housing residence located in downtown Oak Park that houses a population composed predominately of seniors. The Oak Park Residence Corporation seeks a Service Coordinator to establish, organize, manage, and...