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  • Nazareth starts fast, rolls to win against Bloomington

    LA GRANGE PARK – With plenty of preseason hype, Nazareth lived up to expectations in the season opener.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Friday night football scoreboard

    Severe weather swept through the suburbs Friday night on the opening night of high school football. Some games were delayed and some were postponed. F ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 2:17 am
  • Friars start off season with win at Carmel

    MUNDELEIN – The first start in a Fenwick uniform for Jack Beneventi was a winning one. The senior tr ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • RB pulls away from Morton late in shutout victory

    RIVERSIDE – An hour-plus lightning delay made Riverside Brookfield wait a bit longer than expected, but the Bulldogs opened the season in emphatic fas ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:32 am
  • Kickoff is here for local high school football teams

    The high school football season is about to kick off, and teams from across the state are setting their sights on Champaign, where the state finals wi ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • Trial for man charged with killing Kelli O'Laughlin to begin Sept. 2

    The trial of John Wilson Jr., the man charged with killing 14-year-old Kelli O’Laughlin on Oct. 27, 2011 at her Indian Park home, is set to begin Tues ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • St. Joseph football preview

    After a 2-7 season St. Joseph is hoping to move forward in coach Anthony Griffin's fourth year as coach. The Chargers have gone from 0-9 to 1-8 to 2-7 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Fenwick football preview

    After a 10-win season last year, Fenwick is hoping Benet transfer Jack Beneventi can guide them to similar success this season. Beneventi, a highly re ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Senior says: Nazareth's Jackson believes team goals trump individual talent

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth’s Kevin Jackson is one of a handful of seniors on the team being recruited by Division I programs. The wide receiver/defensi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Nazareth looks to turn talent into wins

    LOADED LINE: The offensive line has four returning starters. Jack Shutack (6-foot-5, 285 pounds) and Michael Owens (6-4, 273) have FBS offers and twin ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Senior says: Linares boasts RB is ‘ready to go all out this year’

    RIVERSIDE – Adolfo Linares is entering his third year on the varsity team for Riverside Brookfield. He will primarily play at linebacker, but could al ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 6:30 am
  • Bulldogs hope to thrive in new MSC West

    VETERAN LINEBACKERS: Three returners are expected to team up at linebacker for the Bulldogs. Adolfo Linares is entering his third year on varsity. Mik ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 6:30 am
  • Swarm of bees attacks students on first day of school at Hollywood Elementary

    BROOKFIELD – A swarm of bees attacked a group of students, parents and staff as they were lined up waiting to enter Hollywood Elementary School on the ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • Brookfield police called to contain unruly Metra rider

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield police officers were called to a stopped Metra train located on the inbound track at the village's Prairie Avenue station at 4 ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Brookfield village manager resigns to take position in Oak Brook

    BROOKFIELD – The village of Brookfield announced Tuesday that Village Manager Riccardo Ginex has submitted his resignation to take on the same role at ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Heart on his sleeve: Riverside teen releases new album of dreamy R&B

    RIVERSIDE – Sixteen-year-old Nick Malone has been quietly putting out albums under various names for years via music sharing websites SoundCloud and B ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 7:34 am
  • Family cancels Sebek fundraiser

    A fundraiser planned for Sept. 6 to raise money for Renee Sebek, daughter of longtime and now retired Brookfield police officer Richard Sebek, has bee ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Local governments now can consolidate if they choose

    SPRINGFIELD – A new law makes it easier for local government bodies to consolidate or eliminate themselves. 
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Cook County offers back-to-school health checklist

    The Cook County Department of Public Health reminds suburban Cook County residents to keep public health basics on their back-to-school checklist.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Riverside village manager resigns to take job in Bloomingdale, finance director appointed to fill position

    RIVERSIDE – Village Manager Peter Scalera announced Aug. 19 that he would be leaving the village of Riverside for a new opportunity in Bloomingdale.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 5:24 pm
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