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  • 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 25, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • 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 24, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Wood Dale man wanted on possession of controlled substance charge

    WOOD DALE – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted out of Wood Dale.Mihai R. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:32 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 - 9:46 am
  • 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 - 5:15 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
  • Wood Dale scouts raise money for Grand Canyon picnic tables

    WOOD DALE – While many kids their age are enjoying lounging by a pool or sleeping in during summer vacation, a dozen Wood Dale Boy Scouts are preparin ...
    July 1, 2014 - 4:40 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 1, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Former Wood Dale scoutmaster's daughter collects well-wishes

    WOOD DALE – When Cindy Stell's father John R. Pfeiffer, a former Boy Scout troop scoutmaster, was diagnosed with cancer, she began hearing from some o ...
    June 27, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Quinn announces millions in Addison-area construction

    ADDISON – Road projects in Addison, Bensenville, Wood Dale and Oak Brook will get a monetary boost, as Gov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that DuPage C ...
    June 20, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Fenwick tops Montini for first ever baseball sectional title

    GLEN ELLYN – Quinn Snarskis was placed into a tough spot Saturday, but the Fenwick pitcher delivered to guide the Friars to the first sectional title ...
    June 7, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Local police stake out Dunkin' Donuts for Special Olympics

    Police officers throughout the state, including those from Addison, Bensenville and Wood Dale, are staking out Dunkin' Donuts rooftops beginning at 5 ...
    May 30, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Marklund Resale in Wood Dale receives trade show donations to support Bloomingdale, Geneva services

    The Marklund Resale store in Wood Dale has plenty of products to show off this spring, thanks to donations of brand-new kitchenware and more from the ...
    May 5, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Flood damage lawsuit names Addison, Bensenville, Wood Dale

    A national insurance company has filed a lawsuit against DuPage County, 29 of its municipalities – including Addison, Bensenville and Wood Dale – and ...
    May 2, 2014 - 12:03 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 ...
    April 30, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • 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 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Q&A: Incumbent, challenger face off in 77th House Democratic primary

    In preparation for the March 18 Primary Election, Suburban Life Media contacted local candidates to gauge their views on various issues. Below are the ...
    March 17, 2014 - 4:18 pm
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