Englewood »

Auburn Gresham Walk-On Fulfills Dream of Playing Football for Illinois

Chicago's Davontay Kwaaning kept a promise he made to his friends to one day suit up for the Illini.

Bronzeville »

Wendell Phillips Academy Football Coach on State Finals: 'Truly a Blessing'

Troy McAllister's team is a win away from becoming Chicago's first Public League football state champ.

Norwood Park »

Notre Dame College Prep's Bleachers to Get $400,000 Face-lift

The wooden bleachers at Legends Field have been torn down and will be replaced with aluminum ones.

Downtown »

Maggie Daley Park Skating Ribbon Nearly Complete

The quarter-mile track is scheduled to open in mid-December.

Bronzeville »

Wendell Phillips Football State Finalists Featured on YouTube Show

The student-run "Behind the Paws Show" has been highlighting the Wildcats' run to the state finals.

Beverly »

Come For The Beverly Hills Turkey Trot 5K Run, Stay For The Pancakes

The sixth annual Beverly Hills Turkey Trot 5K Run and Family Walk will include a post-race breakfast.

Mt. Greenwood »

Brother Rice Hosts Winter Baseball Camp For Grade School Students

A one-day winter baseball camp will be held Dec. 6 at Brother Rice for students in fourth-eighth grades.

Chatham »

Phillips Football Team Advances to State Finals; Simeon Falls to HFHS

Phillips became the second Chicago Public League football team ever to reach the IHSA championship game.

Lincoln Park »

Alcott 'Field of Dreams' Construction to Begin in Spring, CPS Says

The long-awaited project will transform a distressed field by Alcott Elementary School.

Hyde Park »

Hyde Parker Not Nervous to Sing the National Anthem at Bears Game

Opera singer Wilbur Pauley said he's ready for an audience of 61,500 during Sunday's game.

Chatham »

'Whole City' Behind Simeon as it Seeks First Football State Championship

Two-sport star Raphe' Gross leads Simeon to Saturday's semifinals, with a state finals berth at stake.

Little Village »

Too Cold to Go Outside? Try Running 100 Miles, City Club Challenges Members

The Little Village-based Viento running club recently began the challenge to keep participants active.

Portage Park »

Turkey Trot Set for Portage Park

This one-mile family fun run and walk will help you clear some room for Thanksgiving.

Little Village »

Running Saved This Little Village Man's Life, Helped Him Lose 205 Pounds

Chicago's Miguel Blancarte Jr. once weighed 344 pounds. The Team USA Endurance member is now 139.

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