Mostly Cloudy
17°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast


  • Linebarger draws curtains on WWS basketball career

    WHEATON – Olivia Linebarger excelled in a supporting role during the past three seasons on Wheaton Warrenville South girls basketball team.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • Wheaton South's Klein claims second at state gymnastics

    PALATINE – Lenna Klein didn’t enter the state meet with any expectations, but the Wheaton North senior left with a state medal.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Prep roundup: Wheaton wrestlers compete at state tournament

    Both Wheaton Warrenville South’s Qarin Johnnic and Wheaton North’s Dylan Thurston had the opportunity to stand atop the awards stand after competing a ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Prep roundup: Glenbard West duo competes at state wrestling tournament

    Sophomore Charlie Faber and junior Darien Kaufmann represented the Glenbard West wrestling team at the IHSA state individual tournament last weekend i ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Glenbard South stumbles against conference champ RB

    RIVERSIDE – Glenbard South’s boys basketball team found itself in a track meet with Riverside Brookfield on Friday. After matching the pace in the ear ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:44 pm
  • Several Lake County wrestlers place in top 6 at state

    LAKE COUNTY – Lake County wrestlers couldn't claim the championship at the University of Illinois state tournament on Saturday, but they took home ple ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Mustangs gain share of Gold title

    CICERO – It was clear by the immediate reaction of the players and fans at Morton when the final buzzer sounded that winning conference was a big deal ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 'Pretty special' state title for Hinsdale South's Josh King

    CHAMPAIGN – Josh King has wrestled for most of his life, so he knows what he accomplished Saturday was something special.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Prep roundup: LT's Villarreal, RB's Carter medal at state wrestling

    Lyons Township sophomore wrestler Zach Villarreal placed sixth at 120 pounds at the Class 3A state meet on Saturday to earn all-state honors. He lost ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • NASCAR names Elmhurst native to Hall of Fame

    ELMHURST – As a 12-year-old playing in her family’s basement, Amanda Lorenzen Gardstrom knocked over and broke the Daytona 500 trophy that her father, ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:06 am
  • Hinsdale Central's Matt Allen, Juwan Edmond medal at state wrestling

    CHAMPAIGN – Matt Allen watched from the stands the last two years as older brother Brian Allen stepped into the spotlight and took part in the grand m ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • Hinsdale South's Maddie Nowak nabs three state gymnastics medals

    PALATINE – Maddie Nowak is a tough girl to please.The Hinsdale South junior gymnast rarely is as imp ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Local boys hoops hit postseason tournaments

    LAKE COUNTY – March is right around the corner, which means the start of the boys basketball postseason tournaments for teams around the state of Illi ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:26 am
  • Bulldogs blitz Raiders, finish undefeated conference season

    RIVERSIDE – Calls for free tacos followed an incredible cap on a perfect conference season for Riverside Brookfield’s boys basketball team Friday.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 7:30 am
  • Future is bright for Morton girls

    BERWYN – Morton was unable to upset Hinsdale Central in its playoff opener on Feb. 18, but not long after the game ended there was already excitement ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you still have a landline telephone?
    Yes, only a landline
    Yes, a landline and a cell phone
    No, only a cell phone
    I don't have a phone