In 2012, users came to the Landmark’s website ( to check out all manner of news, from crime to schools coverage to obituaries to sports. But in 2012, these stories were the most viewed on our website.

1) “Naked man interrupts ‘Chipmunks’ at North Riverside Mall theater,” Jan. 3

2) “District 96 reversed itself on firing teacher after abuse allegations determined as unfounded,” Oct. 23

3) “Teenager struck by car and killed in Brookfield,” Oct. 12

4) “Hundreds of RBHS students march to crash site where classmate was killed,” Oct. 15

5) “Few questions, fewer answers at District 96 meeting,” Dec. 7

6) “Brookfield Library closed after ‘unnatural death,'” Sept. 14

7) “Man charged with attempted murder in Brookfield,” April 16.

8) “Hofmann removal begins, ending dam era in Riverside,” June 20

9) “District 96 officials work hard to keep lid on investigation,” Oct. 23

10) “Police say the 37-year-old former resident intentionally walked onto the tracks in Riverside,” Oct. 6