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  • Bears try again: Reliable No. 2 tight end wanted

    This is the fourth in a series of Bears position breakdowns by the Chicago Football staff leading up to the start of training camp July 25 in Bourbonn ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • McHenry County Tennis Classic will crown new champ

    Two familiar faces will be absent from the men’s open singles draw at this summer’s McHenry County Tennis Classic.
    July 15, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Early success continues for Prairie Ridge’s Farnam

    When it comes to measuring whether Crystal Lake's Ethan Farnam’s early golf career has been a success, the equation is rather simple.
    July 15, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Chicago panel approves Wrigley Field upgrade

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have taken a step toward getting the city's permission for a Wrigley Field renovation project that is much bigger than ...
    July 10, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Valbuena lifts Cubs to 6-4 win over Reds in 12

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Luis Valbuena hit a tiebreaking, two-run triple in the 12th inning and the Chicago Cubs avoided a rare five-game sweep in Cincinnati ...
    July 10, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • NBA signing day arrives, but action moves slowly

    Signing day has arrived in the NBA, though the biggest free agents aren't rushing to grab their pens.
    July 10, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Reds-Cubs game delayed after benches clear

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Both benches and bullpens emptied in the middle of the ninth inning of Chicago's game against Cincinnati on Thursday after Cubs firs ...
    July 10, 2014 - 3:05 pm
  • Cubs lose season-high 6th straight

    CINCINNATI – The Cubs got to take a look at their future Wednesday night, starting a pair of newcomers. The result was just like the recent past.
    July 10, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • White Sox bullpen fails Sale, gives Boston win

    BOSTON – In his final chance to impress the fans voting for the last spot on the AL All-Star team, Chris Sale pitched 7 2-3 innings of four-hit ball.
    July 10, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • Hampshire grad Goebbert hits 1st MLB homer

    DENVER — Hampshire graduate Jake Goebbert hit his first major league home run in the fourth inning on Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field.
    July 15, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Hampshire's Miller clutch in MCJGA Blackstone Open win

    Myles Miller had a feeling that his 20-foot putt on his final hole of the day at the Blackstone Open in Marengo was going to be important.
    July 15, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • MCJGA Blackstone Open

    MCJGA Blackstone Open Wednesday in Marengo. ...
    July 15, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Blackhawks, Toews, Kane agree to 8-year extensions

    CHICAGO — The Blackhawks have agreed to eight-year contract extensions with captain Jonathan Toews and star forward Patrick Kane.
    July 9, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Bears' Lynch part of battle in the backfield

    This is the second in a series of Bears position breakdowns by the Chicago Football staff leading up to the start of training camp July 25 in Bourbonn ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Local grads head to European Global Challenge

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For many athletes, playing professionally is the realization of a long-held dream. Securing the exposure necessary to make that dream a ...
    July 15, 2014 - 12:09 pm
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