| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:41 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is the second least effective sports executive, according to a sports magazine's recent survey. Goodell has battled an image problem this year after he admittedly mishandled cases of domestic abuse by players and defended...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:42 AM
Gripped by a fear that one costly emergency could cause Northampton County to run out of money next year, County Council on Thursday opted to install the largest tax increase in more than a decade.
By a 5-4 vote, a conflicted council decided to add...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:17 PM
The opening game of the season for Naperville Central played out like you might expect a first game to — a little sloppy and with too many turnovers — but in the end the Redhawks came through with a win against a strong Metea Valley team.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:29 PM
HAMPTON – Warwick scored its first points of the season and almost achieved the Peninsula District upset of the decade, holding Phoebus at bay for 43 minutes before succumbing to a pair of errors and losing 35-17 Friday night at Darling Stadium....
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Tough losses to highly ranked teams bookended Lincoln-Way East's football season.
The Griffins (10-2) overcame a 49-34 home loss to Oak Park-River Forest in their season opener to win 10 straight games before losing 20-7 to Mount Carmel in a Class 7A...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Injuries are part of the game, which is why you won’t hear Woodside coach Danny Dodson crying the blues.
“Some seasons,” he said, “you come through healthier than others.”
This season hasn’t been one of them. The...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Benet senior forward Emily Schramek came into Friday’s game with Naperville Central needing 16 points to reach 1,000 for her career.
She wasted little time in passing the milestone and then some.
Schramek scored her team’s first eight...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Kraft Foods, maker of Maxwell House coffee, said Wednesday it will raise prices on most of its U.S. single-serve coffees for the first time, extending its price increases to the more lucrative market.
Kraft will raise the price of its Maxwell House,...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:12 PM
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| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
NEW YORK — Whole Foods is holding wine tastings. Ikea is pitching apartment furniture to divorced dads. Applebee's turns into a nightclub after dinner.
These companies are all targeting an increasingly coveted demographic: single Americans.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 10:58 AM
More than 970 people attended An Achievable Dream's benefit Tennis Ball Saturday at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, according to Amy Ritchie, director of public relations and marketing for the organization.
Attendance was about the same as last...