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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 - 9:48 pm
  • Elmhurst Extreme excels at Game Day USA Nationals

    The Elmhurst Extreme 9U team enjoyed a big accomplishment it advanced to the championship game of the Game Day USA National Championships held in Wh ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Hitmen notch fine finish

    GLEN ELLYN – With injuries a factor during qualifying, the Hitmen Volleyball Club (HVC) 15 Black team went into the recent Boys Junior National Champi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:49 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Our view: Local leaders need more economic flexibility

    When mayors Joseph Broda of Lisle and Jeff Pruyn of Itasca stopped by the Suburban Life Media newsroom Friday to talk about legislative priorities for ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • What's your best choice at the snack stand? Here's some help from The Doctors

    Some sushi during the seventh-inning stretch? You could get that at Yankee Stadi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • ACTHA conference to be held at Drury Lane on April 12

    OAKBROOK TERRACE – The Association of Condominium, Townhouse and Homeowners Associations (ACTHA) will host a conference to address current issues, inc ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Morton at Willowbrook girls basketball: 9 photos

    Willowbrook girls basketball team hosts Morton in Villa Park on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • TBC Center in Oakbrook Terrace to hold 4th annual Toy Drive

    VILLA PARK – The TBC Health and Wellness Center will host its 4th annual Toy Drive with a special guest appearance from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Woman, 4-year-old granddaughter sue CTA after runaway train crash

    OAKBROOK TERRACE – A 65-year-old woman and her 4-year-old granddaughter filed a lawsuit today against the Chicago Transit Authority, claiming they wer ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Suspect in Oak Brook bank robbery last seen at Wheaton train station

    OAK BROOK – Police are searching for a suspect in a bank robbery that took place this afternoon at the Fifth Third Bank at 16th Street and Route 83.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Passport to Success business to business expo: 7 photos

    Multiple chambers of commerce come together for "Passport To Success," the 2013 Business to Business Expo, at the Midwest Conference Center in Northla ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Tickets on sale for Easter Seals' annual fundraiser

    VILLA PARK – Children and clients at Easter Seals DuPage and the Fox Valley Region will showcase their recently-developed skills while walking the cat ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:55 pm
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