The Riverside-Brookfield High School Pupettes pass by the water tower in Riverside during last week’s Fourth of July parade. | ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer
Deputy Fire Chief Bill Sherman, 2019’s Riverside Person of the Year, is chauffeured in the antique fire engine at the beginning of the Fourth of July parade in Riverside. (ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer)
Riverside Police Officer Mike Panek waves as he pedals in the Riverside parade on July 4. (ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer)
Attendees wear American flag apparel on Wednesday, July 3, during the Concert in the Park event at Guthrie Park in Riverside. (ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer)
Folks line the curb in Riverside, waving flags as public safety vehicles pass by during the Fourth of July parade last week. (ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer)
Celebrations in Riverside and Brookfield on July 3 and 4 were toasty, but rain-free, bringing out big crowds.