| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:59 PM
Turns out you can win when you can't hold on to the football.
Three first-half turnovers Friday resulted in 17 points for Lincoln-Way North and a 17-point halftime deficit for Lincoln-Way West. But a solid second-half defensive effort and 28...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Creamistry, an ice cream shop offering customizable scoops made with liquid nitrogen, is celebrating its newest location in Belmont Shore with free ice cream Monday. The store, which opens on 2nd Street, will give away free scoops from 3 to 5 p.m. ...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:09 PM
In the Oct. 31 issue there was an article about preserving the historic signs of Burbank. The same article was picked up and run in the L.A. Times on Nov. 4.
Want to see some historical signs now? Come visit the Burbank Historical Society/Gordon R....
| Nov 1, 2014
| 10:10 PM
When the final whistle sounded on Saturday's Western Conference semifinal with Real Salt Lake, Galaxy goalkeeper Jaime Penedo looked toward the heavens, whispered something, then blessed himself.
Penedo was giving thanks for a stalwart effort in which...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:04 PM
A 26-year-old Blue Island man was recently banned from Orland Square Mall and charged with disorderly conduct after urinating in a water fountain at a clothing store, police said.
According to an Orland Park Police report released Nov. 6, the man...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:11 AM
On consecutive mornings in New York, Mike Aresco stood at a lectern and sold his conference.
The Middletown native and commissioner of the American Athletic Conference began his league's annual basketball media days with a state of the union address that...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Orlando City did not select a player in the Chivas USA dispersal draft held on Wednesday.
The Lions passed with the seventh overall pick in the draft. Seven players were selected in the dispersal draft, which was used to put the former Chivas players...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:29 PM
For Christmas cheer, or to be more precise, Christmas tournament cheering, York High School in Elmhurst will be the place to be.
Three area teams will participate in the 32-team 41st Jack Tosh Invitational, which begins on Dec. 26 and runs through Dec....
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Brek Shea sat on a stool in the front of the Snap! Orlando art studio on Friday afternoon flanked by Orlando City president Phil Rawlins and coach Adrian Heath, a room full of fans watching as he draped a purple scarf over his shoulders.
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Bolingbrook's retooled offense is running smoothly since a season-opening loss to Hinsdale Central.
The Raiders have made significant improvements on offense since failing to score in the second half during a 23-15 home loss to the Red Devils....
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:45 PM
STORRS — The Huskies were national champions, but Phil Nolan looked in a mirror and saw something bigger.
He envisioned himself with about 20 more pounds of muscle.
"That was a goal that he had," coach Kevin Ollie said. "Everybody saw him in the...