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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
  • 60th annual DuPage County Fair returns to Wheaton: 7 photos

    DuPage County Fair has perfect weather for fairgoers on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Wheaton. ...
    July 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Bail set at $250,000 for Geneva man charged with DUI in fatal Naperville crash

    Bail was set at $250,000 for a Geneva man charged with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol and reckless homicide after his car landed ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:33 pm
  • 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 12, 2014 - 10:33 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 11, 2014 - 9:58 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 11, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Indoor skydiving at iFLY: 5 photos

    On Thursday, July 10, 2014, employees demonstrate the indoor skydiving available at the recently opened iFLY facility in Naperville.
    July 12, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • 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 10, 2014 - 2:20 pm
  • 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 9, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • 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 8, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Stephen Hubona's state title tops list of Benet spring sports highlights

    LISLE – 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 ...
    July 2, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • 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 3, 2014 - 9:17 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 1, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Camping with Kukoc

    LISLE – Young basketball players hoping to learn the finer points of the game could so a lot worse than learning from a three-time NBA champion.
    July 1, 2014 - 1:38 pm
  • Naperville woman promotes happiness in book

    NAPERVILLE – Dianne Morr of Naperville clearly recalled the day she spent at the Timbers of Shorewood retirement home.
    June 17, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Woman accused in Bolingbrook puppy theft pleads guilty in Naperville case

    BOLINGBROOK – After being caught on tape stealing a puppy from a Naperville Petland store, a Missouri woman pleaded guilty to the crime Thursday, acco ...
    June 14, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • New prosecutor named in man’s 8-year-old drug case

    JOLIET – A new special prosecutor will take over the case against a Naperville man who has been awaiting trial on drug charges for eight years.
    June 12, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Meet the all-area soccer south team

    The girls soccer season wrapped up Saturday with a pair of state title games. With the season in the books, it's the perfect time to celebrate the acc ...
    June 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Burdi, Latz, Papierski, Rhoades among area products taken in MLB draft

    Local products featured prominently in the 2014 MLB Amateur Draft.  Louisville junior and Downers Gr ...
    June 9, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Sports briefs: Chicago Bears camps coming to area this summer

    Chicago Bears youth camps coming to areaSeveral non-contact football camps run by the Chicago Bears ...
    June 7, 2014 - 8:09 am
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