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  • Trial for man charged with killing Kelli O'Laughlin to begin Sept. 2

    The trial of John Wilson Jr., the man charged with killing 14-year-old Kelli O’Laughlin on Oct. 27, 2011 at her Indian Park home, is set to begin Tues ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Proviso West football preview

    After four straight playoff appearances, Proviso West took a step back last season. The Panthers went just 2-7 and failed to win a game in the West Su ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • St. Joseph football preview

    After a 2-7 season St. Joseph is hoping to move forward in coach Anthony Griffin's fourth year as coach. The Chargers have gone from 0-9 to 1-8 to 2-7 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Fenwick football preview

    After a 10-win season last year, Fenwick is hoping Benet transfer Jack Beneventi can guide them to similar success this season. Beneventi, a highly re ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Senior says: Ross, Lions set sights on state

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township running back Leonard Ross committed to Miami University in Ohio in early August, just in time to focus on his final s ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Talented backfield duo expected to lead LT

    TALENTED BACKFIELD: Seniors Leonard Ross and Tommy Fiedler give the Lions one of the best backfields in the area. Ross ran for 1,053 yards and totaled ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Senior says: Nazareth's Jackson believes team goals trump individual talent

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth’s Kevin Jackson is one of a handful of seniors on the team being recruited by Division I programs. The wide receiver/defensi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Nazareth looks to turn talent into wins

    LOADED LINE: The offensive line has four returning starters. Jack Shutack (6-foot-5, 285 pounds) and Michael Owens (6-4, 273) have FBS offers and twin ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • La Grange board asks for residents' input on flooding

    LA GRANGE – In light of the immense floods after the Aug. 22 rainfall, the Village Board held a discussion at its most recent meeting Monday to hear t ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:21 pm
  • Before the buckets dropped: Years later, girl still raising money, awareness for ALS

    LA GRANGE PARK – While millions of people around the country are taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by drenching themselves with freezing buckets ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 7:16 am
  • Local governments now can consolidate if they choose

    SPRINGFIELD – A new law makes it easier for local government bodies to consolidate or eliminate themselves. 
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Cook County offers back-to-school health checklist

    The Cook County Department of Public Health reminds suburban Cook County residents to keep public health basics on their back-to-school checklist.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • La Grange board discusses apartment development at former YMCA lot

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Board of Trustees discussed a proposal for a multiple-family development at La Grange Road and Ogden Avenue on the site of t ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • La Grange Public Library to offer appraisal night Sept. 8

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Public Library will host an event early next month to help residents determine the true value of the various treasures hidin ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Willow Springs couple die in murder-suicide

    WILLOW SPRINGS – A 26-year-old teacher was shot and killed Saturday in Willow Springs by her husband, who then turned the gun on himself, according to ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:37 am
  • 5 pizzerias to visit in La Grange for a family dinner

    LA GRANGE – Although ordering pizza on Friday night has become a staple in many families’ dinner habits, delivery and carry-out are not the only optio ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • The Truth girls basketball program keeps on growing

    WHEATON – Having started out with a single team in August of last year, The Truth Basketball program based in Wheaton quickly grew to three girls squa ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Fire at La Grange Park home started by dehumidifier

    LA GRANGE PARK – The La Grange Park Fire Department responded to a fire at a home in the 1100 block of Robinhood Avenue at 3:51 p.m. Thursday.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • Westchester high school welcomes new president

    WESTCHESTER – A St. Joseph High School alum will return to the Westchester school this year as its new president.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:53 pm
  • Westchester announces weekend sports clinic

    WESTCHESTER – Athletes around the area will now have the opportunity to receive orthopedic care on the weekends in Westchester.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:48 pm
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