| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The Naperville Jaycees are hoping everything Last Fling visitors want includes two 1990s all stars.
Smash Mouth and Vertical Horizon are playing the end of summer festival in downtown Naperville on Aug. 31.
Smash Mouth is best known for hits like "All...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Roger Robinson raced cross country for 30 years at the elite masters levels as few others have, garnering masters world championships in both cross country and road races, as well as setting masters records in marathon races in Boston, New York and...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Marco Andretti finished ninth in Sunday's Pocono IndyCar 500, one spot better than he did a year ago at his "hometown" track.
But Andretti may have been even more frustrated than he was in 2013 when a fuel-mileage issue derailed a car that had led for 88...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Sony has released its trailer for the 30th anniversary release of its blockbuster comedy "Ghostbusters."
Starting with the vintage 1984 Columbia Pictures logo, the trailer begins by declaring "every few decades an event comes along of Biblical...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:28 PM
The Orlando Magic likely will begin talking with Nik Vucevic's representatives about a potential contract extension for the 23-year-old center around Labor Day, according to an industry source familiar with team officials' thinking.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Since opening in 2008, Johnnie's Hideaway has matured nicely and has a new emphasis on local cuisine. And with a modern fishing lodge vibe, the restaurant brings a sense of place to the tourist corridor.
Owned by the Talk of the Town group, Johnnie's is...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:49 AM
The ACC kicks off fiscal 2014-15 Tuesday by welcoming Louisville and ditching Maryland, an eventful start to a year that will be hard-pressed to match its immediate predecessor.
First, the league expanded to 15 last July 1 by adding Syracuse, Pittsburgh...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Lake Forest's $4 million Forest Park makeover remains in construction mode as a Memorial Day deadline passed without much park for the public to view or visit.
The historic park, just east of Lake and Deerpath roads at the lakefront, has been closed...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 1:32 PM
The Naperville Jaycees are planning a night of love and memories as O.A.R. headlines the annual Last Fling in the city's downtown.
The rock band is one of several the group has booked to help it bid farewell to summer at the fest that runs from Aug....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Orange County’s transition to making its network of toll roads cashless has now resulted in more than 13,000 violations a day — a staggering figure that has prompted the toll agency to ease penalty fees through the summer.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:46 PM
What better way to cool off on a scorching day than jumping on a water scooter and letting it fly on a Central Florida lake?
But the fun all too often comes to a sudden halt, as it did in Lake County on Tuesday night when three people, including a 7-...