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  • Charles Leno takes on new role

    BOURBONNAIS – As a rookie a year ago at this time, Charles Leno felt like he’d stepped into a new world.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Mahtook single in 9th lifts Rays over White Sox

    CHICAGO – Mikie Mahtook singled with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to drive in Logan Forsythe and give the Tampa Bay Rays a 5-4 win over the ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • High school football: Richmond-Burton's Fred Bush, Dalton Wagner eager to pave way

    RICHMOND – On the first day of summer camp, the Richmond-Burton football team is practicing running plays against the air when offensive and defensive ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Track and field: Jacobs grad Evan Jager runs at new level ahead of world championships

    Those who know Evan Jager best marvel at the transformation they have witnessed in the past year.Jag ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 7:04 pm
  • Vote: Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers fandom

    Declare your fandom in this interactive map ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • School report: Illinois women's basketball players' allegations unfounded

    CHAMPAIGN – A Chicago law firm hired by the University of Illinois to investigate allegations of racially motivated mistreatment made by former women' ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Cubs beat Brewers to finish 4-game sweep; Bryant hurt

    MILWAUKEE – Kris Bryant left the game feeling a little woozy. Hector Rondon almost squandered a three-run lead in the ninth inning. Joe Maddon got eje ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • Samardzija struggles as White Sox lose big to Yankees

    CHICAGO – Jeff Samardzija's second pitch landed in the stands in center field, and it just got worse from there.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Around Town: Prairie Ridge grad Marissa Barton leads local swimmers at Senior Championships

    CHICAGO – Two Northwest Herald swimmers of the year, one current and one former, placed in the A finals of the Illinois Long Course Meters Senior Cham ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 8:24 pm
  • Photos: Johnsburg grad C.J. Fiedorowicz at Houston Texans camp

    Highlights of Fiedorowicz with the Texans ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 7:51 pm
  • Youth baseball: 13U Huntley Blue Americans capture MCYSA silver bracket title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Even after their team’s six-run lead had been cut to one, the 13U Huntley Blue Americans coaches had full confidence their team would p ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 7:16 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Is Fangio enough to make Bears' defense work?

    One popular theory making the rounds in Chicago these days is the Bears have enough firepower on offense to be a playoff contender this year by scorin ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • High school football: Northwest Herald position rankings – Defensive linemen

    Ranking the top local defensive linemen entering the 2015 season:1. ROMEO McKNIGHTCL Central, sr. (6 ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • High school football: QB Jake Vincent comes home to Hampshire after leaving Marian Central

    When Hampshire football coach Mike Brasile asked his players whether they would be open to adding a new quarterback to the mix for the 2015 season, th ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Healthy Porter provides glimpses of old self

    BOURBONNAIS – Tracy Porter will have plays in training camp that make him feel like he’s almost back to who he was.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:42 pm
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