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  • Hostage situation blocks both ramps to Interstate 55 at Cicero Avenue

    CICERO – The driver of a semi-trailer was arrested after holding his two children hostage after being stopped by police in the 4300 block of South Cic ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 22, 2014 - 7:24 pm
  • Turnovers help Downers Grove South beat Morton

    BERWYN – Turnovers were key in Downers Grove South's win at Morton and Jonah Johnson forced three of them.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Girls cross country previews: LT, Fenwick armed with fast runners

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages and as the season progresses runners will be setting their sights on the state meet ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Boys cross country previews: LT, Morton have conference, state aspirations

    The starting gun has already gone off for the cross country season. As teams look to cut time and make their way to the state meet in Peoria, here is ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Morton East graduate named Señorita Cicero

    CICERO – The people have decided and they have chosen Dafne Villasenor to be the 2014 Senorita Cicero.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Morton stands tall against Proviso East

    MAYWOOD – Even after a shutout defeat at the hands of Glenbard West in Week 2, Morton coach Bob Organ thought his team was improving, and it showed Sa ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Cicero ceremony honors victims of 9/11, anniversary of National Anthem

    CICERO – The town of Cicero celebrated and paid their respects on Thursday at a special event held at Community Park, 34th Street and Laramie Avenue, ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Morton picks up first win at Proviso East

    MAYWOOD – Morton is no longer winless. The Mustangs picked up a 26-24 victory at Proviso East on Sat ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Morton still searching for magic touch on offense

    GLEN ELLYN – Two weeks into the season and Morton football is still in search of its first points.Th ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • 2 stabbed, 1 beaten in Cicero fight

    CICERO – Three male juveniles were injured Monday at 19th Street and Laramie Avenue after a brawl broke out at about 3:15 p.m., according to a news re ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 6:52 am
  • Boys soccer previews: LT, Morton among area teams that could contend for state

    Boys soccer teams in the area have already taken the pitch this season, and plenty of them have good reason to have high expectations. Morton figures ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Maya murder trial slated to start Monday

    ROMEOVILLE – Jurors will hear about the text messages and other relationships of Erick M. Maya, the man accused of killing his teenage girlfriend in h ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Glenbard West shuts out Morton

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West rolled to a 2-0 record on Saturday at Morton. The Hilltoppers won 42-0 ag ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Ian Grant: Practice drills to help all areas of your game

    Time spent wisely in practice can lead to better results during your round. Here are some drills that can maximize your practice time.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • CICERO – The Friends of Morton Foundation recently presented four iPad Airs with Retina Display to Morton College’s kindergarten program.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Western Conference baseball enjoys banner summer

    BROOKFIELD – The Western Conference youth baseball league based in Brookfield enjoyed its most successful summer in its 53-year history as three teams ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Girls volleyball previews: LT looks for regional repeat; Naz, RB hope to contend

    Girls volleyball teams in the area have already taken the court this season, and some have high hopes. Lyons Township won a regional last season and r ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Fenwick, Proviso West open football season with victories

    Fenwick 31, Carmel 20 Fenwick opened its season with a win in Mundelein against host Carmel. The fi ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 8:00 am
  • Introducing Cicero’s Mexican Independence Day Queen finalists

    CICERO – The Cicero Mexican Cultural Committee has introduced six finalists who will vie for the title of the Mexican Independence Day Queen.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Morton hangs tough but falls to RB

    RIVERSIDE – Morton football coach Bob Organ repeated one thing over and over after the game: “We got to finish.”
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
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