Riverside's police chief urged residents to call 911 immediately and not confront anyone they believe may be committing a crime after a car burglary suspect pepper sprayed two homeowners during an incident in the 400 block of Longcommon Road on Nov. 29 around 4:30 a.m.
Aug. 18, 1957 was a big day for North Riverside Community Presbyterian Church. Since 1952, the nascent congregation of about 230 had been worshipping over at Komarek School, at first in the basement and then, by 1953, in the newly built gymnasium.
What's in the cards for the former Christ Presbyterian Church and parsonage properties at 2342 and 2350 8th Ave. in North Riverside? With the village's comprehensive plan still a work in progress and a mayoral election scheduled for next April, it's too soon to say.
A full week after the U.S. presidential election, the Landmark published an article about how voters in each village cast their ballots – for the winner, Joe Biden, as it turned out – but toward the end of that article we noted one head-scratching bit of data.
Riverside Public Library, 1 Burling Road, which had already switched to a curbside service model due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases, was forced to shut down operations entirely on Friday, at least temporarily, due to some leaky water pipes.
Police in Riverside and North Riverside will be adding extra traffic enforcement patrols in the coming couple of weeks as they participate in the Thanksgiving season Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over and Click It or Ticket campaigns.