A suspected drunken driver who reportedly blew several red lights as he sped south on First Avenue on the night of May 17 remains hospitalized after crashing his 2016 Kia into an SUV backing out of a driveway near Ridgewood Road.
If you've wondered why Cook County Sheriff's Police officers are stationed along the bridges spanning the Des Plaines River at Cermak Road, 26th Street and 31st Street for the past couple of days, they are part of an effort to recover the body of a Villa Park teenager who jumped into the river from a railroad bridge in Thatcher Woods near North Avenue in Melrose Park on May 13.
Brookfield President Kit Ketchmark and the rest of the board of trustees extended Village Manger Keith Sbiral a vote of confidence on May 8 by voting unanimously to award him a pay raise and a contract extension.
If you're headed out for some coffee and a dough nut this morning, you might want to consider heading over to Dunkin' Donuts at 8360 Cermak Road in North Riverside or Dunkin' Donuts at 9200 Ogden Ave. in Brookfield.
As the Riverside Public Library closes in on completing the overhaul of its heating and air-conditioning system, officials have announced that the library will be closed for several hours on two separate days in May to allow for the removal of the old HVAC unit from the library's roof and the installation of a new unit.
Enjoy traffic on Harlem Avenue? You can enjoy more of it this summer as the Illinois Department of Transportation will be resurfacing the four-lane state highway between 26th Street and Interstate 55 over the next six months.