Father-Son Duo Creates Conveyor Belt To Safely Deliver Halloween Treats During PandemicIt was a candy drop like you’ve never seen. A River Forest lawn became a Halloween hit during the pandemic, because it allowed kids to get candy from a distance. CBS 2’s Marissa Parra tells us how the father son duo who created it is back at it again this year.
Vincent Solari, 16, Feels Like 'The Luckiest Unlucky Person' After Getting Hit In Head By Stray Bullet In River Forest, SurvivingOne second, an Oak Park teenager was sitting outside – and the next, a bullet came out nowhere and hit him in the head.
Nearly 100 Students At Roosevelt Middle School In River Forest Placed Under Quarantine Due To 4 Positive COVID-19 CasesLess than a week after returning to fully in-person learning, nearly 100 students at a middle school in River Forest are in quarantine.
Multiple Businesses Report Break Ins Overnight In River ForestValenti Cleaners and Byline Bank were among the targets all on Lake Street.
Oak Park River Forest High School To Reprint Yearbooks After Discovery Of Photos Of Students Making Racist Hand Gesture Associated With White Power MovementAdministrators at Oak Park and River Forest High School decided Monday at a special school board meeting to spend nearly $54,000 to reprint the school yearbook after photos of students making a hand gesture associated with racism surfaced.
Oak Park River Forest High School Withholds Yearbooks After Discovering Photos Of Students Making Racist Hand Gesture Associated With White Power MovementPhotos of students making a hand gesture associated with racism have caused school officials at Oak Park River Forest High School District 200 to halt distribution of the 2018-19 yearbook.
River Forest Police Say State's Attorney's Office Too Lenient After Habitual Offender Released On Bond Allegedly Robs WomanVernon Knox was released on bond and within hours was back in police custody, this time for allegedly robbing a woman on the Green Line.
Swastika Scrawled In Bathroom At Trinity High School In River ForestSchool officials are investigating after a swastika was found scratched into a bathroom stall at Trinity High School this week.
Hate-Filled Racist Rants Scribbled Across Oak Park And River Forest High SchoolShocking racist graffiti found in the bathroom, written on a shed and scribbled on a desk at Oak Park River Forest High School this week read, "All n-words need to die," followed by the words "white power," then... "death to blacks, Muslims...gas the Jews."
River Forest Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday With McDonald's Ice CreamA River Forest woman, turning 100 on Monday, was surrounded by something she loves most, ice cream.
River Forest Neighbors Hold 16th Annual 9-11 'LemonAid' Stand For CharityA suburban block in River Forest is gearing up for its 16th annual September 11th fundraiser.
Missing River Forest Woman Found Alive After Hiking In MontanaA River Forest woman, who had been missing after going on a hike in Montana, has been found alive, according to family members.
River Forest Woman Vanishes On Hike In MontanaMadeline Connelly, 23, hasn’t been seen since Thursday, when she left for a seven-mile hike with her dog near Glacier National Park.
Man Killed In River Forest FireThe fire tore through a multi-family home in the 500 block of Park Avenue shortly before 2:30 p.m.
Man Charged With Murder Of Teen Found Dead In Thatcher WoodsCarlos Martinez-Rodriguez is charged with first-degree murder and was denied bail Friday at a hearing at the Maybrook Courthouse in Maywood, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.