| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The past year was marked by both controversy and considerable change in Highland Park and Deerfield.
Whether it was protesting the departure of a popular high school principal or opposing the closure of the town's only boat ramp, Highland Park residents...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 12:14 AM
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP Tour World Finals: Julien Benneteau – Edouard Roger-Vasselin vs. Marcel Granollers-Marc Lopez, then Kei Nishikori vs. Andy Murray at 9.--Tennis Ch.
7:30 a.m. Motorsports: MotoGP World Championship: Grand Prix of Valencia(...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Olympic men's figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu is to undergo medical tests after returning to Japan in a wheelchair following an on-ice collision with another skater at the Cup of China.
Hanyu, who became the first Asian man to win figure skating...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Not long after a 13-year-old kid became America’s ice darling of the moment by winning the U.S. Olympic Festival before the largest crowd ever to see a figure skating competition, her father realized he might soon need someone to look out for his...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Amber Glenn has hit some ruts in the ice since she won the junior women’s title with two exceptional performances at last January’s U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
How exceptional? In the free skate, she tossed off two triple-triple...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:37 PM
International Olympic Committee records now officially list Vivian and Ron Joseph as Olympic bronze medalists — 50 years after they finished fourth in pairs figure skating at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Games.
And, yes, this is confusing as it...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 10:18 PM
3:30 a.m. Golf: Turkish Airlines Open final round (in Belek).--Golf
4 a.m. Baseball: U.S. major-leaguers vs. Japanese stars.--MLB Net.
5 a.m. Tennis: ATP World Tour Finals’ semifinals (d.): Kei Nishikori vs. Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:37 AM
It took more than five decades, but figure skaters Vivian and Ronald Joseph are finally -- officially -- Olympic bronze medalists.
The brother-sister pairs team had to wait through years of conflicting rulings and utter confusion.
"An Olympic medal is...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Two-time Olympian David Santee, a Maine South High School product who grew up in Park Ridge, has been elected to the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame.
Santee will be inducted in a ceremony at January's U.S. Championships in Greensboro, N.C. His...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Sometimes, you just cannot ditch the year fast enough. It’s a relief to bid "adieu" to some of 2014’s miserably low moments and people and things, and because I can, I’m throwing in a few others that I’d like to nudge closer to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Last winter, David Santee was on his way to the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, as an assistant to the figure skating judges panel.
This January, the two-time Olympic skater and Park Ridge native will head to Greensboro, N.C., for another...