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  • High school football: Morton shows promise despite narrow loss against Riverside Brookfield

    BERWYN – Morton football coach Bob Organ imagined victory. It was there for the taking.Looking to ma ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield hangs on against Morton

    BERWYN – Riverside Brookfield wide receiver Dean Zigulich scored three touchdowns and keyed the game-winner with a 43-yard reception on a halfback opt ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • High school football: Suburban Life teams to watch in 2015

    Summer camp is long over, preseason practices are done and high school football teams from the area are ready to hit the lights on the 2015 season. He ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Cicero woman, 68, says she'll run until she's 90

    CICERO – Jean Yunker started running marathons when she was 50 years old.More than 180 races later, ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: Suburban Life Media players to watch in 2015

    When all is said and done, every player on every football team in the area will play a role for their squads, but some playmakers figure to make a nam ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:55 pm
  • High school football: Quotable players and coaches

    As football teams from across the state get set to start the football season, here are what some players and coaches from schools in the Suburban Life ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 1:15 pm
  • High school football: Morton's Darin Gipson aims to take Mustangs to playoffs

    BERWYN – Darin Gipson is entering his third season on Morton’s varsity team. He has been primarily a linebacker, but is also playing some tight end fo ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 4:55 pm
  • High school football: Morton hopes to start hot against RB

    Morton Mustangs football Coach: Bob Organ 2014 record: 2-7 (2-4 WSG) Conference: West Suburban Gold ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • High school football: Morton's motto is 'win'

    Time to win: Having never made the playoffs, each year the goal is to end the drought. Coach Bob Organ enters year six at Morton trying to preach a wi ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars earn first NWSL playoff berth

    LISLE – The Chicago Red Stars secured their place in the National Women’s Soccer League playoffs on Aug. 23 for the first time since they joined the l ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Girls golf: Lyons Township, Riverside Brookfield skew young, Fenwick, Nazareth boast returning talent

    The high school girls golf season is underway, and players have their sights set on making it to Decatur, site of the state tournaments in mid-October ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 5:57 pm
  • Boys golf: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield set to tee off this season

    If it hasn’t already, school is about to start and with it the boys golf season. Teams and individuals all tee off with the same goal in mind – to boo ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars sunk by Washington stoppage time goal

    LISLE – The Washington Spirit came to Chicago in hopes of securing a win and three points on Sunday night against the Chicago Red Stars, and with a la ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Weekly Wrap: Multicolored revenge in Glen Ellyn

    This past week, presidential hopeful and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker stopped by Downers Grove and made his pitch to the DuPage Republican Party. Local ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Shared space a benefit for collegiate athletic conferences

    Shared homes for college conferencesIn addition to The Summit League, the CCIW and the Big Ten, ther ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • The Summit League finds success with men's and women's hoops tourneys

    The premier event for The Summit League is the men’s and women’s basketball championship tournaments that are held at the same time at the Denny Sanfo ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • College athletic conferences find home in suburban headquarters

    The Big Ten Conference’s headquarters in Rosemont are hard to miss from I-294. The conference’s prom ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • Orzel: Many exciting events remain in Cicero this summer

    Summer is not over, even if sometimes the weather wants us to think it is. In the town of Cicero, we use the time to celebrate families, children and ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Chicago Red Stars' unbeaten streak undone by Portland Thorns

    PORTLAND, ORE. – Alyssa Mautz put the Chicago Red Stars ahead early. Allie Long and the Portland Tho ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Area football players set to shine at Division I college level in 2015

    The college football season is about to officially begin as teams soon will be reporting for preseason practices ahead of the season kickoff. Several ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 4:51 pm
  • Lyons Township graduate Jake Elliott racks up milestones with Memphis football

    Jake Elliott, a Lyons Township grad and junior kicker at Memphis, already has racked up an impressive amount of stats and accomplishments in his two y ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Christen Press scores twice in Chicago Red Stars draw

    LISLE – For the second game in a row, the Chicago Red Stars came away with a tie for the after facing a fellow National Women's Soccer League title co ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Cicero to celebrate National Night Out Aug. 4

    CICERO – The town of Cicero will join communities across the U.S. and Canada in the National Night Out event in an effort to bring residents and polic ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
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