| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Jim and Rob Brooks did it quite the opposite of the way Kevin Costner did it in "Field of Dreams."
Costner built the field and the baseball dream team came.
The Brooks brothers bought an American Hockey League team and promised to bring it to the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 6:36 PM
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1. Bethlehem's Steve Meilinger played for...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Nazareth has set the tone for its Jan. 14 home match against Bethlehem Catholic, designating it as a "Blue Out." It probably won't be the last time the teams wrestle this season.
District 11's defending team champs are wrestling in the same class this...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Retired professional race car driver Bobby Rahal, who won the 1986 Indianapolis 500, sold his five-bedroom, 6,600-square-foot Lincoln Park mansion Wednesday for $3.4 million.
A Glen Ellyn native, Rahal, 61, told Elite Street he is staying in Chicago....
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:46 AM
A.J. Foyt was released from a Houston hospital after the motor-racing legend suffered "serious complications" from triple-bypass heart surgery Nov. 12, his team said Thursday.
Foyt, 79, "developed serious complications with his lungs" after the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:26 AM
IndyCar again will have a strong presence at the 18th SKUSA SuperNationals this weekend in Las Vegas.
Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power and race winner Marco Andretti headline the lineup of drivers in nine divisions.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 7:35 AM
When General Motors designers created the Chevrolet Chaparral concept car for the Los Angeles Auto Show — and a digital version for the Gran Turismo PlayStation game — they tossed out all the rules they believe stifle innovation in auto...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 3:34 PM
After his mother died of colon cancer in 2009, South Florida's race car driver Ryan Hunter-Reay dreamed of helping to find a cure and one day dedicating a cancer facility in his mother's honor.
On Friday, the Indianapolis 500 champion announced a $2.5...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:27 PM
The documentary "Where They Raced" has made its debut on Hulu this week, and it's worth a look.
The feature-length film is a compelling chronicle of the history of car racing in Southern California, a racetrack-by-racetrack look at how early auto racing...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 10:37 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE - Fort Lauderdale's Ryan Hunter-Reay glanced down at the timer in front of the podium counting down how much time he had left in his speech during the Broward County Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
"I'm used to driving under...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Brandon Igdalsky knew for some time that the IndyCar series would be making a return to Pocono in 2015.
And since the Pocono Raceway president and CEO has been besieged by questions about next year's schedule ever since this year's Pocono IndyCar 500 was...