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  • Tablante kids racking up victories, seconds

    DIXON — The tennis battles waged on the Tablante driveway are paying off. The three children of Antonio Tablante and Kate Gillespie of Sterling — An ...
    July 28, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • MLB: Cubs score 7 runs in final two at-bats

    CHICAGO – Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley’s Field’s left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in ...
    July 28, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • MLB: Cardinals come back to beat Mets

    NEW YORK – Yadier Molina and pinch-hitter Kolten Wong each stroked an RBI double in the ninth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals ended Jeurys Familia ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Golf: Links With Locals

    If any kind of scrum would have broken out Wednesday afternoon at Timber Creek in Dixon, I would have been in good hands. I had Joe Roth in my corner ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Chicago eyeing improvement despite departures

    BOURBONNAIS – Rather than focusing on the large offensive void created by the departures of former Pro Bowlers Matt Forte and Martellus Bennett, and o ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Golf: Garcia still looking for first major

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Henrik Stenson took his silver claret jug and headed straight for Switzerland to play in a charity event organized by Sergio Garci ...
    July 27, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • SportShorts for Thursday, July 28, 2016

    The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced Tuesday the list of presenters for this year’s inductees, and former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre ...
    July 27, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • Golf: Johnston enjoying fame after recent success

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Andrew Johnston already has had a busy few days in the New York area. You know, pastrami at Katz's Deli, sampling burgers througho ...
    July 27, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • Spirit of tennis guru Hubbs abounds at tournament

    DIXON – Emma Hubbs' presence was unmistakeable at the tennis courts on the west end of Dixon on Tuesday afternoon.
    July 26, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Are Bears better with Pace, Fox?

    As the Chicago Bears head to Bourbonnais to begin preparation for the 2016 NFL season, Ryan Pace and ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Cubs manage just four hits off starter as South Siders win 4th straight

    CHICAGO – Out went Chris Sale and the shredded 1976 throwback jerseys. In came 1983 uniforms and a four-game winning streak. James Shields allowed on ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Mickelson not over runner-up finish at British Open

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – If you thought 2 weeks was enough time for Phil Mickelson to get over his second-place finish in the British Open duel with Henrik ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Masters champion eyes greener pastures at Baltusrol

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Since winning the Masters, Danny Willett has taken his green jacket to Wimbledon, thrown out the first pitch at a New York Yankees ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • SportShorts for Wednesday, July 27, 2016

    Illinois Gold took second place in the Midwest Nationals in Dallas. In the 76-team 18-and-under division, Illinois Gold breezed through its bracket be ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • NFL: A look at several Bears position battles heading into training camp

    In the sweltering Bourbonnais heat, 90 players will be competing for 53 roster spots for the 2016 Be ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:26 pm
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