| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Candace Parker picked her grandfather.
An assignment in her speech class required her to pay tribute to someone, and she had many influential people from which to choose. People like her father, Larry, who showed her how to dunk a basketball, and her...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 1:24 PM
Tyra Buss crouches just inside the free-throw line, arms stretched almost as wide as the smile that dents her cheeks.
Her back is to the basket. Her spent legs, bent into the shape of the number seven,hold her up.
As always, she's the star of Mount...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:20 PM
A crisp and chilly morning did not dampen the spirits of more than 6,000 runners taking part in the second annual Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon Sunday.
With cheers, skips and fist pumping, runners took off at 7 a.m. from the...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:37 PM
The second annual Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday will have more than twice as many runners as the inaugural race and will feature several new amenities.
"Safety is always a big concern, so we're going to have more runner...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Three days of rain made for a muddy course at Camera Park in Glendale Heights last week at the DuPage Valley Conference championship, but Naperville North boys and girls took titles over Naperville Central as both teams prepare for the state regional...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The average homeowner in Naperville Unit District 203 could end up paying an extra $102 for the district's portion of their property tax bills next year.
The district is proposing a total property tax levy of $228.7 million, an increase of about 2.5...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Naperville Central's girls volleyball team took care of business in its opening round playoff game, defeating 21st seeded Bartlett on Monday night at Geneva High School, 25-12, 25-12. The win advances the 12th seeded Redhawks to the second round, where...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Enjoy your stay: Naperville Central High School students are checking into Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite," which runs Nov. 6 to Nov. 8.
"I chose this comedy because I think it is one of Simon's more complicated shows," explained Director Tom Ulbrich. "It...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the west suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/eventshttp://triblocal.com/events.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Naperville Central will have its share of tough basketball games this season, but the opening round match-up in the Addison Trail Invitational on Monday night wasn't one of them.
The Redhawks defeated the overmatched Universal High School 61-29 in a...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:48 AM
It may have been their first season as tennis partners, but Highland Park High School seniors Casey Frommer and Lizzie Raab performed as if they've played together for years at the Illinois High School Association's girls' championship tournament last...