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  • 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
  • Glendale Heights man sentenced to 17 years for murder-for-hire plot

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – A Glendale Heights man was sentenced to 17 years in prison Monday for soliciting the murders of three relatives, according to a DuP ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Glendale Heights welcomes nation's largest rock-climbing facility

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – Attention daredevils and adventurers: The largest rock-climbing facility in the United States is currently under construction in Gl ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Ian Grant: Soft touch, pre-shot routine can help with chipping

    Chipping is basically putting with loft and the ball still rolls a fair amount. It is a shot that is hit with very limited lower body rotation and the ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Ian Grant: Two key rules for successful bunker play

    One of the more overused phrases in hitting bunker shots is that it is the easiest shot in golf because you don’t need to hit the ball. In the case of ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Ian Grant: Golf instructors should know what's going well, what needs work

    Thanks to a long, cold winter, the golf season was slow in arriving this year.  The Masters came and went and while area courses were relatively quiet ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Q&A with Hank Steinbrecher: Former U.S. Soccer chief enjoying current World Cup

    The U.S. Men's National Soccer Team enjoyed one of its best runs in the World Cup as the underdog squad survived a tough draw in group play to advance ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Wisconsin hoops standout Frank Kaminsky part of camps that bring players to the kids

    LISLE – For basketball players hoping to improve their skills over the summer, trips to far flung college campuses are the norm.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Semitrailer hits Addison man on bicycle on Army Trail Road in Glendale Heights

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – Glendale police were on the scene at 5:05 a.m. Wednesday after receiving a report that a semitrailer struck a bicyclist on Army Tra ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Elite track and field throwers coming to Benedictine University

    LISLE – Olympic gold medal-winning discus thrower Stephanie Brown-Trafton, who was the event winner at he 2008 Olympics in Beijing, will be part of a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Sports briefs: Jim Thome baseball camp coming to Lisle, Glen Ellyn

    Jim Thome featured at Silver Slugger Camp The Bulls/Sox Academy will host a pair of Silver Slugger c ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Q&A with Toni Kukoc: Retirement life 'is perfect' for former Bulls great

    Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen endure as all-time great players for the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc earned his own spot in Bulls' lore in 1994 when h ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Glendale Heights continues Community Food Drive tradition

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – Rows of fresh food items cover the walls at the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry, where volunteers and staff members help deliver and organiz ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Five spring sports highlights for Glenbard West

    The spring sports season has concluded and with it the school year. Now is the perfect time to take one more look at the best moments from the spring ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • All-area baseball MVP: 'Bulldog' mentality one of Matt Albin's assets

    CAROL STREAM – Matt Albin knew at the start of the spring that the 2014 season would be his last one on the baseball field.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Meet Suburban Life Media's 2014 central all-area baseball selections

    Summer baseball is already in full swing, but it's not too late to look back on the stars of the spring season. Here are some of the top players from ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Cullerton to host town hall meetings in Carol Stream area

    State Sen. Tom Cullerton, D-Villa Park, will host upcoming town hall meetings in Glendale Heights, Hanover Park and Itasca.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Glendale Heights health center celebrates 25 years of service

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – It's no wonder the village of Glendale Heights and the Glendale Heights Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Dr. Gerard Hinley, ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Glendale Heights fire displaces residents, causes no injuries

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – A fire at a three-story apartment building Friday in Glendale Heights displaced residents but caused no injuries, according to the ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Insurance company files suit against DuPage, other counties, over severity of flood damage

    A national insurance company has filed a lawsuit against DuPage County, 29 of its municipalities and several neighboring counties, alleging they faile ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
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