The union representing Brookfield public works employees is throwing its financial weight behind the Common Sense Party candidates in their bid to wrest control of the village board from the PEP Party.
Despite a mistake on the ballot in the race for a pair of two-year terms on the Brookfield-LaGrange Park School District 95 Board of Education, the Cook County Clerk will certify two winners after the votes are all counted.
If you live in Riverside's First Division, the southernmost peninsular area of the village, hemmed in by a loop in the Des Plaines River, you're going to be living in the middle of a construction zone for about six months.
The Riverside Township Board early next month will be unveiling a pair of plaques honoring the late Judy Baar Topinka and the late Schofield "Scuff" Gross inside the township hall at 27 Riverside Road in Riverside.
Brookfield Village Hall, 8820 Brookfield Ave., will once again be one of 52 early voting sites in suburban Cook County for the Consolidated Election, which culminates on Election Day, April 4. Early voting begins Monday, March 20 and will continue through April 3 in Brookfield and the rest of the suburban Cook County sites.