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  • Berwyn man charged with slitting man's throat at Chicago bar Saturday

    A Berwyn man was charged with fatally slitting the throat of a man who was talking to his girlfriend at a bar in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood on the ...
    June 1, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Prep roundup: Fenwick's Cronin nabs two second place finishes at state track meet

    Grace Cronin would do anything to win the 300-meter hurdles race at the Class 3A state meet on May 23 and proved it.
    May 27, 2015 - 1:30 pm
  • Morton's Sahian Lopez relishes state track meet experience

    CHARLESTON – For track and field athletes, the state meet is the best weekend of the year. Morton’s ...
    May 27, 2015 - 10:40 am
  • Mustangs rugby sweeps state titles

    LOVES PARK – The third time was the charm for Morton rugby. After losing to New Trier twice in the r ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Baseball playoff previews: Naz holds top seed, RB moves up to Class 4A

    The high school baseball regular season is winding down and the first pitches of the postseason are about to be thrown as teams look to go on a winnin ...
    May 22, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Softball playoff previews: Naz has top sectional seed, Morton, LT, RB softball also look to make long runs

    High school softball teams are about to start the postseason with one goal in mind – get to the EastSide Centre in East Peoria for the state finals. H ...
    May 22, 2015 - 7:00 am
  • Cicero to host annual Military Appreciation Day May 27

    CICERO – The town of Cicero will hold the seventh annual Military Appreciation Day ceremony from 6 to 8 p.m. May 27 at the Community Center, 2250 S. 4 ...
    May 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Prep roundup: Morton, Lyons Township, Nazareth track athletes find success at conference meets

    BASEBALLRiverside BrookfieldJack Hayes pitched a complete game in an 8-1 win against Illiana Christi ...
    May 20, 2015 - 7:30 am
  • Mike Kadela a man of many talents for Morton baseball

    BERWYN – Sometimes a utility player in baseball is one who isn’t quite good enough to start at a set spot but has value in versatility.
    May 20, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Morton trio makes way to state track meet

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The sectional track meet was business as usual for Sahian Lopez, but the Morton junior has higher expectations for her second state ...
    May 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cicero announces dates for American Fest in June

    CICERO – American Fest is coming back to Cicero from June 4 through 7 at Cicero Community Park, at 34th Street and Laramie Avenue.
    May 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Attorney General amends lawsuit against Cicero oil company for antifreeze, oil spills

    Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed an amended lawsuit against a Cicero-based oil production facility May 7 after a series of oil spills last year and ...
    May 13, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Prep roundup: Morton baseball, LT softball earn key wins; RB track sets school record

    BASEBALLLyons TownshipGriffin Schultz pitched a complete game with eight strikeouts in a 4-1 win aga ...
    May 13, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • First place part of positives for Nazareth baseball

    LA GRANGE PARK – Hits were at a premium Saturday, which has been a rare occurrence for Nazareth baseball this season.
    May 12, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Huerta shines for Red Stars in 3-0 win over Boston

    CHICAGO – Saturday’s meeting between the Chicago Red Stars and the Boston Breakers was a game of firsts. 
    May 12, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield girls soccer teams shoot for playoff success

    High school girls soccer teams started the season with hopes of making it to the state finals. With the playoffs starting next week, here's what the p ...
    May 26, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Morton girls track team enjoys unprecedented success

    DARIEN – Early on this season there was confidence coming from the Morton girls track and field program, and the Mustangs have continued to show that ...
    May 12, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Illinois Supreme Court unanimously strikes down state pension fix as unconstitutional

    After months of postulating, speculation and political forecasting, the General Assembly's attempt to right the capsizing ship that is the state pensi ...
    May 8, 2015 - 5:58 pm
  • New stars emerging for LT, RB, Morton baseball, softball teams

    Each spring provides a chance for baseball and softball players to make their mark, some for the first time at the varsity level. Here are a few playe ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • Prep roundup: Nazareth, RB baseball pick up conference wins

    Nazareth's baseball team swept Carmel in a doubleheader Saturday to extend their East Suburban Catholic Conference winning streak to seven games.
    May 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Morton volleyball takes lumps while building for future

    CICERO – Things are very different for Morton’s boys volleyball team this spring.A year after qualif ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Chicago Red Stars down Sky Blue FC 1-0 in World Cup send-off

    CHICAGO – The National Women’s Soccer League’s Chicago Red Stars dominated and stayed unbeaten in their third match of the 2015 campaign on Saturday, ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:37 am
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