42°FFairFull Forecast


  • High school softball: Marengo again has high expectations

    Marengo softball coach Dwain Nance isn’t concerned with last season or the year before.In a season i ...
    March 21, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • High School Basketball: IHSA will keep state tourneys where they are

    Illinois’ boys and girls state basketball tournaments are staying put, the IHSA announced Saturday afternoon in Peoria.
    March 21, 2015 - 4:46 pm
  • Behind the numbers: Where Big Ten athletic departments rank in spending, profit, pay

    When Maryland and Rutgers moved to the Big Ten, it was never about better competition or natural rivalries.
    March 21, 2015 - 10:36 am
  • Huntley's Egekeze scores 8 points for Belmont in NCAA loss to Virginia

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Belmont Bruins have been to the NCAA tournament the last four seasons.The way ...
    March 21, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Mirotic, Noah lead Chicago Bulls past Lowry-less Raptors

    CHICAGO – Nikola Mirotic's maturation on the court has impressed everybody around the Bulls.Mirotic ...
    March 21, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • High school boys basketball: Cary-Grove's Gregoire 3rd in 3-Point Showdown

    Cary-Grove senior Jason Gregoire finished third in the Class 4A 3-Point Showdown Friday at Peoria’s Carver Arena.
    March 20, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Richmond-Burton freshman Rosing homers in 1st at-bat

    Freshman Jake Rosing hit a home run in his first high school at bat to lead Richmond-Burton to the 14-1 win in five innings over Woodstock North in no ...
    March 20, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • High school girls softball roundup: Huntley tops DeKalb

    The Huntley softball team held off a late DeKalb rally to open its season with a 3-2 nonconference win at Huntley.
    March 20, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marengo tops Jefferson

    Yuriela Reyes Loyo scored two first-half goals to lead the Marengo girls soccer team to a 3-1 win over Rockford Jefferson in nonconference play in Mar ...
    March 20, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • High school boys water polo: McHenry ties 7-7

    The McHenry Water Polo team tied 7-7 against Lafayette, Missouri in its opening game at the Schaumburg tournament.
    March 20, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South falls to Boylan

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South was poised for an inspiring comeback victory in its season opener against Boylan after scoring five runs in the fift ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • High school softball: Woodstock North tops Harvard

    WOODSTOCK – After dropping its first two games of the year, the Woodstock North softball team concentrated on working deeper counts and clogging the b ...
    March 20, 2015 - 9:16 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Cary-Grove shut out in season opener

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS – Cary-Grove girls soccer coach Ray Krystal called Friday's season opener against Hersey, "what you've come to expect out of a first ...
    March 20, 2015 - 8:28 pm
  • Ask Hub Arkush: Can Chicago Bears coach John Fox fix Jay Cutler?

    In this week's edition of 'Ask Hub,' I take your questions on whether Jared Allen is movable, Roberto Garza's job security, a possible three-headed ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Needs on defense: taking a 2nd look

    Through one week of free agency last year, the Bears had signed Lamarr Houston, Willie Young, Ryan Mundy, Israel Idonije, MD Jennings, Jordan Senn and ...
    March 20, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Watch Now

    Reader Poll

    Which road construction project will affect you most?
    Route 14 widening
    Charles Miller Road construction
    S. Main Street widening in Crystal Lake
    Route 31 widening