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  • Brookfield Jazz Society's 10th Anniversary party: 5 photos

    The Mark Colby/Jim Cooper Quartet performs a “Getz-Burton Revisited” tribute for members and guests at the Brookfield Jazz Society's 10th anniversary ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:15 am
  • Nazareth plays Plainfield Central in home girls soccer: 5 photos

    Nazareth plays Plainfield Central in La Grange Park on Thursday, March 19, 2015. ...
    March 26, 2015 - 1:38 pm
  • Top 5 Lyons Township winter highlights

    The high school winter sports season is in the books and spring sports are already underway. With that in mind, it’s time for one final look back at t ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Girls soccer previews: LT, Naz look for more success

    Spring is upon us and girls soccer teams have already hit the field for season openers. Here’s the outlook for what to expect from the local teams thi ...
    March 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • 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
  • Area products take part in NCAA basketball tournaments

    The NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments bring some of the best young athletes to the national stage. This year's tournaments have plenty of ...
    March 18, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Meet the all-area boys basketball team with players from suburban Cook County schools

    It was a strong boys basketball season for area schools with four teams winning conference championships and three making sectional finals. With the C ...
    March 17, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Village Board approves amendment for Foxford Station

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Village Board approved an amendment for the creation of a new mixed use development zone for a downtown redevelo ...
    March 17, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Lyons Township grad Zeisloft, Hoosiers heading to NCAA tourney

    The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments bring some of the best young athletes to the national stage. This year’s tournaments have plenty of ...
    March 17, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Author duo of 'Ricky Ricotta's Adventures' to visit LT Corral Sunday

    WESTERN SPRINGS – At 2 p.m. Sunday, the Lyons Township High School Corral will welcome the next adventure of the mousey hero, Ricky Ricotta, and his m ...
    March 12, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Western Springs attic fire causes $100K in damage

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Fire Department responded to a fire at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Courtland Circle.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Meet the all-area girls basketball team for Cook County schools

    The girls basketball season wrapped up over the weekend with the state finals in Class 3A and 4A. It’s the perfect time to celebrate the accomplishmen ...
    March 10, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Prep roundup: Chargers win fourth straight regional crown

    The St. Joseph boys basketball team claimed a fourth consecutive regional title Friday, defeating Jones 53-40 in a Class 3A regional game.
    March 10, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Chicago Blitz football team to host open house Thursday

    VILLA PARK – Fans can get an up close look at the area's very own football team when the Chicago Blitz hosts its Meet the Blitz Open House.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • LT boys battle but fall in regional final

    HILLSIDE – At the very least, Harrison Niego went out with a bang.The Lyons Township boys basketball ...
    March 9, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Benet girls bring home first basketball state tite

    NORMAL – The finale was fitting for Benet's girls basketball team. The Redwings had steamrolled over ...
    March 11, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Lyons Township boys advance to 4A regional basketball final: 5 photos

    Lyons Township wins their game with Proviso West, 55-48, in the Hillside 4A regional semifinal on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. LT will play Metea Valley ...
    March 5, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • Western Spring Garden Club offers scholarships

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Garden Club is accepting applications for multiple $500 to $1,000 scholarships for high school seniors or studen ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • LT wrestling finishes strong season on high note

    PALOS HEIGHTS – For the second year in a row, Lyons Township drew a tough opponent in the dual team sectional match and lost.
    March 3, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Prep Roundup: LT boys edge Morton in regular season finale, RB boys split pair

    Lyons Township's boys basketball team knocked off visiting Morton 63-54 in the regular season finale on Feb. 25 to win the West Suburban Conference cr ...
    March 3, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Young Lyons Township boys swimming team finishes strong at state

    WINNETKA – Lyons Township boys swimming coach Scott Walker had a good feeling about his team at the start of the season.
    March 3, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Hinsdale Central wins boys swimming state title

    WINNETKA – The impressive state title trophy haul of the 2014-15 school year continued for Hinsdale Central on Saturday.
    March 2, 2015 - 7:01 am
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