19 hrs ago
Steak 'N' Lobster fest raises $12,000 for River Grove Lions Club
Members of the River Grove Lions Club weren't the only lions on the prowl at the River Grove Lions Club's third annual Steak 'N' Lobster fest on Aug. 9. The fest, which is held at Riverfront Park on Grand Avenue every year, attracted attendees from Schiller Park to Elmwood Park to folks from Crystal Lake.
19 hrs ago
River Grove, Elmwood Park police blotter: Woman charged with DUI
Genevieve Popko, 61, of 2510 N. Erie St., River Grove was arrested at 10:28 p.m. Aug. 16 at Grand Avenue and Erie Street and charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol.
19 hrs ago
River Grove businesses to offer DJ, magic show during weekend sidewalk sale
A day of fun activities and bargains - that's how a group of River Grove businesses decided to show their appreciation to their customers.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
My Hometown: Sunjacket performs tomorrow at White Rabbit
At NUVO, we write, talk and think about Indianapolis every day. It's our home, after all.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Pheasant Run pro and burn victim continues to prove doctor wrong
Jamie Nieto's master plan to make golf an integral part of his life originated when he was a teenager, and actually was more practical than you might think.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Dumpster fire scorches John Mills School, but won't delay classes
A Dumpster fire next to John Mills School in Elmwood Park on Saturday night damaged the school's outside wall and gym floor, but officials say it could have been a lot worse.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
'Crazy for You' coming to Palatine next 2 weekends
One year after the driving force behind the Fremont Street Theater Company passed away, his cast and crew are remaining true to their promise: The show must go on! Elroy "Sandy" Sandquist died unexpectedly from cancer during last summer's production of "The Drowsy Chaperone."
River Grove, Elmwood Park schools ready to restart
Most students in Elmwood Park and River Grove have only a few days of freedom left as schools in the area are ramping up for the new year.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Two arrested on felony drug charges in Elgin
An Elgin woman and a River Grove man face felony drug charges after Elgin police served a warrant on a residence in the 1-100 block of South Crystal Street about 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
River Grove library officials grill contestants in trivia contest
The River Grove Public Library had its Paws to Read Adult Trivia Contest for adults at noon July 26. The event was part of the library's celebration of the end of the summer adult reading program.
New Italian restaurant planned for Thatcher and Grand in Elmwood Park
Michael Palmieri has always had a passion for cooking, making Italian dishes for friends and family.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Oak Park Country Club celebrates centennial
Robert Morris University culinary students Stephanie Landell of Joliet, Peter Truini of Naperville and Kyle Patterson of Aurora work on plating a salad during a fundraiser at the Oak Park Country Club in 2011.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Fun, games and ducks: River Grove Family Picnic 'perfect,' mayor says
A portion of the Des Plaines River took on a yellow hue Saturday as hundreds of rubber ducks filled the river to raise funds for a local group.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Police search River Grove man's home after scam accusations
Police searched a home in River Grove last week as part of an investigation into a local man accused of scamming a couple in Roselle.