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  • Take 2: Bears need help in many places

    The Bears had a busy week reassembling their coaching staff. Former Broncos offensive coordinator Adam Gase will call the plays on offense. Vic Fangio ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Ernie Banks, the man I dreamt of being

    The saddest thing about Ernie Banks leaving us is so many of you who mourn his passing never really knew him at all.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • Musick: Ernie Banks, Mr. Cub, remembered by Mr. Reynolds

    Ken Reynolds was a 24-year-old southpaw with the Philadelphia Phillies.Ernie Banks was a 40-year-old ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:56 pm
  • Fox River Grove ski jumper has sights set on Olympics

    FOX RIVER GROVE— A.J. Brown’s journey in ski jumping started on a staircase.When he was 3 years old, ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Watch DeKalb Sectional high school competitive dance highlights

    The DeKalb Sectional competitive dance tournament took place on Saturday. Crystal Lake Central, Car ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:23 pm
  • DeFabo: Johnsburg wrestling celebrates Jarett Wolff's survival on emotional night

    JOHNSBURG – Johnsburg athletic director Tom Ross put the microphone to his mouth, but said nothing. ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • High school wrestling roundup: McHenry beats Warren

    Britches Sikula (113 pounds) and Jake Leske (152) both recorded pins to lead the McHenry wrestling team to the 39-21 nonconference win over Warren at ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Rose, Butler score 20 each as Bulls top Mavericks

    DALLAS (AP) — After Derrick Rose missed a potential clinching shot on a hard drive through the line in the final seconds, he sealed Chicago's victory ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Hampshire, Marengo win

    Emma Benoit scored 14 points to lead the Hampshire girls basketball team to the 49-22 Fox Valley Conference Fox Division win over Crystal Lake Central ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Woodstock holds off Crystal Lake Central

    Nick Kubiak and Vannis Smith both converted free throws in the final 27 seconds of the game to lead the Woodstock boys basketball team to a 48-46 FVC ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South holds off Cary-Grove

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Matt Schingel displayed some impeccable timing.Crystal Lake South needed something to ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks has died. He was 83.The team an ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Dundee-Crown beats McHenry on late Parson 3-pointer

    McHENRY – Earlier this week, Dundee-Crown added a new play to the playbook that if executed perfectly would leave Caleb Parson open for a 3-point atte ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Prairie Ridge knocks off Hampshire

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With first-place Hampshire visiting on Friday night, a struggling Prairie Ridge team knew it had to be the aggressor on its home floor.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg tops Richmond-Burton

    RICHMOND – Richmond-Burton was the aggressor in the opening eight minutes of Friday night’s Big Northern Conference East Division girls basketball riv ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:10 pm
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