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  • Angels acquire infielder Conor Gillaspie from White Sox

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Los Angeles Angels acquired infielder Conor Gillaspie from the Chicago White Sox for cash on Friday.
    July 24, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Cubs give up lead in 9th, lose in 10th to Phillies

    CHICAGO – Locked in a battle for the National League's second wild-card spot, the Chicago Cubs know they don't have much room for error.
    July 24, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • Golf: Huntley grad Jake Bowser wins at MCJGA Cary Open

    CARY – Jake Bowser knew four years ago that he wanted to plan a future around golf, whether it was playing competitively or helping others with their ...
    July 24, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • High school lacrosse: Cary-Grove coach Brendan Gorman leaving for New Jersey's Don Bosco Prep

    After nearly a decade of building the Cary-Grove lacrosse program, Trojans head coach Brendan Gorman is moving on.
    July 24, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • High school football: Ed Brucker, former Marian Central coach, now Woodstock's defensive coordinator

    Ed Brucker says he never wanted to retire. Now the former Marian Central football coach doesn't have to.
    July 24, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • High school football: Cover games for us this fall

    The Northwest Herald is looking for freelance reporters to cover high school football games throughout the McHenry County area on Friday nights this f ...
    July 24, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Samardzija, Cabrera lead White Sox past Indians

    CLEVELAND – If Jeff Samardzija pitched for the final time in a Chicago uniform Thursday night, he went out on a high note.
    July 23, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Girls Swimming Prairie Ridge's Valerie Tarazi closing in on Olympic Trials times

    It is common for an elite athlete to obey a specific ritual before competing. For Prairie Ridge’s Valerie Tarazi, she knows it is important to eat at ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Amateur golf: Prairie Ridge's Cameron Karney loses in quarterfinals of Chick Evans

    ITASCA - Following his six-hole defeat at the hands of Kyle Slattery, Prairie Ridge sophomore Cameron Karney went off by himself to the putting green ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks corn maze in Spring Grove creating buzz

    Normally, the corn maze at Richardson Farm would have already been cut by June 15, the date the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup. But this year, ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Woodstock North hires Brady Stromquist as athletic director

    Next year, Woodstock North will change athletic conferences for the first time in school history. The athletic director who will lead them through the ...
    July 23, 2015 - 1:54 pm
  • Luloff, Betke ousted in Round of 32

    ITASCA – Richmond-Burton graduate Blake Betke took St. Charles’ Kate Lillie wire to wire and then some in the first round of match play Wednesday in t ...
    July 22, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • White Sox blow late lead in loss to Cardinals

    CHICAGO – David Robertson felt it was a good pitch, and Yadier Molina agreed with the closer.The res ...
    July 22, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Teagarden's hit leads Cubs to win over Reds and DH split

    CINCINNATI – Down by five runs early, the Chicago Cubs managed to pull one out in a most improbable way: A .154 hitter getting a single off a 101 mph ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Golf: Algonqiun's Scott Cahill finishes tied for 7th at Illinois Open

    LONG GROVE – As his group waited to tee off Wednesday at Royal Melbourne Country Club, Scott Cahill briefly admired the Illinois Open Championship tro ...
    July 23, 2015 - 12:26 am
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