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  • Lemont native Scott Darling notches first NHL playoff win in Blackhawks' victory

    In a season of memorable firsts, Scott Darling added another one to the list Wednesday night. The Le ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Westchester seeks nature-minded volunteers

    WESTCHESTER – Volunteers can help spread the word about how residents can help restore the forest buffer between the Wolf Road Prairie and Hickory Lan ...
    April 14, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Rare courtship of woodcock on view at Prairie House on Saturday

    WESTCHESTER – Local birdwatchers will have the rare opportunity to witness the spring courtship flight of the woodcock, a bird native to the area.
    April 9, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Baseball previews: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield rely on returning talent

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school baseball teams, many of which had successful postseason runs last spring. Here's how things are s ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Westchester Community Church toy drive brings fun and comfort

    WESTCHESTER – The Westchester Community Church is doing its part in helping kids and teens going through cancer treatment find a little bit of fun and ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • St. Joseph wins state title

    PEORIA – For all of the success and reputation of St. Joseph boys basketball, coach Gene Pingatore still knows how special and difficult it is to get ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Joseph brings home Class 3A boys basketball title

    PEORIA – St. Joseph's boys basketball team made its first trip to the state finals since the 1998-99 season worth it.
    March 22, 2015 - 12:39 pm
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