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  • Friars start off season with win at Carmel

    MUNDELEIN – The first start in a Fenwick uniform for Jack Beneventi was a winning one. The senior tr ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • LT falls to Warren 17-14

    GURNEE – For the third year in a row Lyons Township lost the season opener. The Lions traveled up to ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:09 am
  • Kickoff is here for local high school football teams

    The high school football season is about to kick off, and teams from across the state are setting their sights on Champaign, where the state finals wi ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • 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 ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:15 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
  • Grunke: Bringing unity to our community

    One of the many amazing aspects about the community I live and work in is the sense of togetherness combined a with passion for growth. While you may ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:24 pm
  • Police reports: La Grange, La Grange Park, Countryside, Westchester and Western Springs for Aug. 27

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:23 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
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