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  • Boys soccer preview: Hinckley-Big Rock boys soccer's Bullard ready to build on last year's success

    Last year was the year of Jack Bullard for the Hinckley-Big Rock boys soccer team.In 2014, the Royal ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Ask Hub: Preseason edition Part I

    In Part I of the preseason edition of “Ask Hub,” Hub Arkush answers your Bears questions about any surprise starters, if they can increase last year’s ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Montero, bullpen lead Cubs to win over Braves

    CHICAGO – By now, Joe Maddon's Chicago Cubs aren't fazed by an early deficit.Not when they've shown ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Girls tennis: Talented Sycamore has redemption in mind

    SYCAMORE – Last year, the Sycamore girls tennis team went undefeated in the Northern Illinois Big 12 East play during the regular season.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Sign up for our U Pick 'Em contest

    Win a trip to Hawaii and more prizes in our weekly pro football contest ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 1:09 pm
  • Photos: Genoa-Kingston volleyball practice

    Monica Synett photos of Genoa-Kingston volleyball practice ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 8:50 am
  • Arrieta picks up 15th win, Cubs pound Braves

    CHICAGO – Jake Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 15th win, and Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell homered to lead the ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears defense looking improved early on

    INDIANAPOLIS – The past two days have unearthed a strange and surprising twist in the road to the Bears’ second exhibition game Saturday night in Indi ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 8:32 am
  • Golf: IC boys, HBR girls come away with win

    SHABBONA – In an early season match Thursday at Indian Oak Country Club between the Hinckley Big Rock and Indian Creek golf teams, it was a learning e ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Freshman Loprieno ready to make impact for NIU soccer after three years of tough injuries

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois redshirt freshman midfielder Delaney Loprieno is ready for her string of bad luck to finally be over.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore, DeKalb boys golf net wins

    Austin Freeman shot a 71 to power DeKalb to first place Wednesday at the 14-team Larkin Invitational.
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • Photos: NIU women's soccer practice

    Danielle Guerra images of NIU women's soccer practice ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 9:20 am
  • Weaver delivers, Perez HRs in Angels' win over White Sox

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Jered Weaver pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning, and Carlos Perez homered in the Los Angeles Angels' third straight victo ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears' lack of depth at wideout apparent in practice vs. Colts

    INDIANAPOLIS – At the risk of being the master of the obvious, the Bears have a real problem at receiver.
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Norris, Castellanos homer, Tigers pound Lester, Cubs

    CHICAGO – Pitcher Daniel Norris homered in his first career plate appearance, Nick Castellanos went deep twice, one a grand slam, and the Detroit Tige ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think the city of DeKalb should use TIF money for Stage Coach Theatre repairs?