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  • Otter Cove triathlon keeps kids active

    ST. CHARLES – With its many amenities, Otter Cove Aquatic Park provides plenty of ways for kids to stay active during the summer.
    July 28, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: Soaking it in by slowing it down

    I found my coffee cup empty, so naturally, I refilled it.It was July 24 and the weather overnight ha ...
    July 28, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • High school football: Summer camp an important part of season preparation for Tri Cities-area teams

    Collin Richter is like most high school football players. Prep players will look to make their way ...
    July 27, 2016 - 4:39 pm
  • Batavia City Hall to host blood drive for Heartland

    BATAVIA – The city of Batavia will conduct a blood drive July 28 in partnership with Heartland Blood Centers, and invites donors to register.
    July 26, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • Mabel Cummins captures second major bowling title of summer

    ELBURN – Mabel Cummins isn’t up for sharing bowling accolades.The Elburn resident has won two nation ...
    July 26, 2016 - 1:16 pm
  • Kaneland 12U baseball team takes KCBL division title

    The 12U Kaneland Knights travel baseball team recently finished its Kane County Bronco League season with a first-place finish in the Silver Central d ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:54 am
  • Q&A: Wrestling legends Mick Foley, Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat talk shop during visit to Kane County Cougars game

    GENEVA – Wrestling and baseball don’t have much in common aside from athletes in each sport needing to perform under pressure.
    July 20, 2016 - 8:46 pm
  • High school baseball: St. Charles North extends successful spring season into summer state playoffs

    NAPERVILLE – Brenden Norberg’s great-grandmother, Nancy Hrajnoha, turned 100 on July 19. The St. Ch ...
    July 20, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: High school baseball pitch-count rule brings plenty of questions

    It was only a matter of time.Beginning next spring, Illinois high school pitchers will have to adher ...
    July 20, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • High school baseball: Two wins in one day vs. Geneva, St. Charles East sends St. Charles North to summer finals

    ST. CHARLES – It took two days for St. Charles North’s baseball team to beat Geneva.Then it took the ...
    July 19, 2016 - 7:08 pm
  • High school baseball: Pitching earns praise in Batavia-St. Charles East summer playoff game

    ST. CHARLES – The ace of a pitching staff is expected to shut down opponents, but usually it takes some time for him to earn that role.
    July 19, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Ashley Reese reunites with family at Kane County Cougars homecoming after Qatar deployment

    GENEVA – Ashley Reese was deployed overseas when her middle son, Micah, got his first tooth.She was ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Military homecoming: 8 photos

    Tech Sergeant Ashley Reese surprised her children at Fifth Third Bank Ball Park in Geneva after returning from a seven month deployment overseas.
    July 15, 2016 - 5:41 pm
  • Cougars stadium draws first governor

    GENEVA – The Kane County Cougars scored a coup with the first appearance by a sitting governor at the ballpark July 2.
    July 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Aurora native finds route to speedskating success

    ST. CHARLES – Brandon Molenda stumbled upon a unique sport at a young age and literally has been speeding his way through life since then.
    July 14, 2016 - 12:30 pm