Partly Cloudy
81°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Bensenville News

CATS: woc_bensenville - CATEGORY COND:
  • Kickoff is here for local high school football teams

    The high school football season is about to kick off, and teams from across the state are setting their sights on Champaign, where the state finals wi ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • Police reports: Addison and Bensenville for Aug. 22

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Addison and Bensenville police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been char ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Freshman earns first Johnny Always Wins Scholarship

    LOMBARD – An Montini Catholic High School freshman became the first recipient of the Johnny Always Wins Memorial Scholarship in honor of a former stud ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:51 am
  • Bensenville village president takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    BENSENVILLE – Bensenville Village President Frank Soto accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in front of a crowd of more than 1,000 guests at the vill ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Police reports: Addison and Bensenville for Aug. 15

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Addison and Bensenville police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been char ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Q&A: Chicago Bulls rookie Doug McDermott jumps right into NBA routine

    LISLE – After making a name for himself while playing for his dad at Creighton, Doug McDermott was traded to the Chicago Bulls on draft night after be ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Summer fun continues in Addison, Bensenville

    ADDISON – It seems like only yesterday the Chicago area’s brutal winter left town and made room for the sunshine of summer.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 3:58 pm
  • On the move: local schools part of new conference alignments

    Conference realignment has been a buzz topic in college athletics over the past few years and the Chicago-area high school scene is going through simi ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 3:02 pm
  • Police reports: Addison and Bensenville for Aug. 8

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Addison and Bensenville police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been char ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • Ian Grant: Practice putting to improve your score

    Putting may be the most important part of the game and yet it is probably the least practiced. If you consider that a vanilla round of golf on a par 7 ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Elmhurst woman sentenced to four years for slow-speed chase

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst woman pleaded guilty Friday to leading police on a slow-speed chase through the suburbs last year.
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Area athletes are key contribtors for Big Ten football teams

    High school athletes across the area will step into the spotlight when the football season kicks off on Aug. 29. The college football season begins in ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Q&A: Montini grad Jordan Westerkamp prepping for breakout season at Nebraska

    After redshirting his first year on campus, Jordan Westerkamp, a Montini graduate from Lombard, had a big impact for Nebraska's football team last yea ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Sports briefs: Jim Thome baseball camp coming to Glen Ellyn

    Jim Thome to be featured at Silver Slugger Camp The Bulls/Sox Academy will host a Silver Slugger cam ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Police reports: Addison and Bensenville for Aug. 1

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Addison and Bensenville police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been char ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Ian Grant: When pitching, let the club do the work

    Pitching can be one of the easiest shots in golf if played correctly. Similar to chipping, it is a short shot but instead of the ball rolling most of ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Elmhurst Swim Team crowns three at regional

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Swim Team recently wrapped up the summer season at the Illinois Summer Regional meet.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Take a tour of nine of the area's best golf practice facilities

    In the game of golf, practice makes perfect. The more time spent honing skills, the better the scores will be. Many golf courses have driving ranges, ...
    July 1, 2014 - 6:28 am
  • Ian Grant: Maximize your golf practice time with a 1-hour routine

    The old adage says practice makes perfect, and the same holds true on the golf course. Practicing is ...
    July 31, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Q&A with Jim Thome: Former White Sox slugger stays connected to game in retirement

    During a 22-year Major League career that came to a close in 2012, Jim Thome hit over 600 home runs while playing for six different teams, including t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you make donations to charity?
    Yes, every year to the same one
    Yes, to different charities at different times
    On a case by case basis
    Not currently