Anthony "Tony" Garbis, who in 1981 transformed a shuttered Jewel food store in downtown Riverside into the independently owned institution known as Riverside Foods, died peacefully on Dec. 4, 2019, at the age of 80.
Adding insult to injury, less than a week after two men smashed their way into the Citgo minimart, 539 Longcommon Road in Riverside, and made off with the top half of a non-functioning ATM, two people on Dec. 3 stole the machine's remaining shell, which had been placed outside after the Nov. 28 burglary.
If you plan to do some of your Christmas shopping at the North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, in the next few weeks, take a few minutes out to browse the shelves of the pop-up library and pick out a book for you or your kids to read there or simply take home with you.
Riverside voters will be asked to vote on whether to issue $1.5 million in bonds for the renovation of the library's lower level next spring after village trustees voted unanimously to place the question on the March 17, 2020 presidential primary ballot.
Police in Riverside and North Riverside will be beefing up traffic enforcement patrols in the next couple of weeks as part of a federally grant-funded safety campaigns administered through the Illinois Department of Transportation.
In the wake of the board of trustees' first look at whether or not to allow the sale of recreational cannabis to adults when it becomes legal to do so next year, the village of Brookfield is asking residents to complete a brief online survey to let officials know how they feel.
The North Riverside and Riverside police departments have begun stepping up traffic enforcement patrols as Labor Day approaches as part of the Illinois Department of Transportation's grant-funded Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign to combat impaired driving.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday 17 December 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Village Hall, 517 Desplaines Avenue, Forest Park, Illinois, the Zoning Board of Appeals will conduct a public hearing to con-sider a text amendment to...