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  • Chrysler Extends Shutdowns of 5 Plants

    DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler LLC is keeping three of its assembly plants and two engine plants idle for longer than planned. Chrysler says assembly plants in Sterling Heights, Belvidere, Ill., and Toluca, Mexico, will resume production Jan. 26 instead of...
  • Tour of Discovery celebrates the Fourth in a town that richer in history than it seems

    My desire was to make it to Philadelphia by the 4th of July. But, mechanical problems, terrible heat, horrible humidity, and the eternal hills all got in the way, stubbornly. By the fourth I had only cycled as far as Belvidere, N.J. At first I was...
  • 10 things you might not know about beer

    As we celebrate the start of Germany's Oktoberfest on Saturday, and as we mourn the recent death of connoisseur Michael "The Beer Hunter" Jackson, let's investigate the civilizing qualities of beer. 1. Why did the Pilgrims land at Plymouth Rock instead...
  • State cops stymied in Ryan probe

    A state police investigation into allegations that George Ryan's secretary of state workers got time off in exchange for "volunteer" campaign work failed to address crucial questions about who was directing the scheme, a secret report detailing the 1998...
  • 2000 Class AA results

    The state finals At Elfstrom Stadium, Geneva Fri., June 9 New Trier 4, Edwardsville 3 Fremd 12, De La Salle 4 Joliet Catholic 11, Mahomet-Seymour 6 Moline 9, Lane Tech 0 Sat., June 10 New Trier 12, Fremd 2 (5 innings) Joliet Catholic 4, Moline 3 (9...
  • 2004 class AA girls state softball results

    State finals At EastSide Centre, East Peoria Fri., June 11 Oak Park 6, Rockton Hononegah 0 Belleville East 1, Normal 0 Barrington 2, Sandburg 1 Lockport 6, Lake Park 0 Sat., June 12 Oak Park 1, Belleville East 0, 8 innings Lockport 9, Barrington 0 Third...
  • 2003 class AA girls state softball results

    State finals At EastSide Centre, East Peoria Fri., June 13 East Moline 6, Andrew 0 Belleville East 1, Lake Zurich 0 Lake Park 2, York 1 Oak Park 4, Glenbard South 1 Sat., June 14 Belleville East 2, East Moline 0 Lake Park 6, Oak Park 3, 8 innings Third...
  • Class AA softball state results, pairings

    The State Finals at EastSide Centre, East Peoria Fri., June 7 Belleville West 7, Lane 0 Lincoln-Way East 5, Freeport 3, 9 innings Normal Community 1, Fremd 0 Sandburg 1, Oak Park-River Forest 0 Sat., June 8 Lincoln-Way East 3, Belleville West 2 Normal...
  • 2003 Class AA girls state volleyball results

    Seedings in parentheses STATE FINALS At Redbird Arena, Illinois State University, Normal Fri., Nov. 14 quarterfinals Maine South (35-3) d. New Trier 25-23, 25-21 Joliet Catholic d. Mother McAuley 25-19, 25-23 Belleville Althoff d. Normal 25-22, 25-19...
  • 2002 Class AA girls state volleyball results

    Pairings in bracket order State finals At Redbird Arena, Illinois State University, Normal Fri., Nov. 15 Barrington d. Marian Catholic 15-6, 10-15, 15-5 Normal d. Glenbrook South 12-15, 15-9, 15-13 Downers Grove South d. Moline 15-6, 15-8 Wheaton...
  • The sport's gone from this wagon

    IF you do any research on the new Dodge Caliber, you'll run into a curious example of duck speak, a kind of echo-chamber thinking to the effect that the Neon — the Schmoo-styled compact sedan that the Caliber replaces after more than a decade in...