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  • Yorkville youth to compete in World Championships

    Yorkville resident Mason Bumba, age 9, will travel Nov. 3-8 to Benidorm, Spain, to represent the United States in the Unified World Championships.
    July 28, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Area basketball teams primed for next season

    Area basketball programs used the summer months to bring cohesion to new coaching staffs and develop lineups before the 2015-16 season gets underway i ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • OBSA 13U players needed

    The Oswego Baseball Softball Association's 13U Orange travel team is looking for a few seasoned travel players to complete their 2016 roster.
    July 28, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • Yorkville football keeps busy in July

    This summer was Dan McGuire's first as head coach of the Yorkville football team, and the transition so far has been seamless.
    July 28, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • YHS Fall Sports Registration

    Registration for the 2015 YHS fall athletic season will be held Aug. 3-5 from 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. for all students interested in trying out for one of the ...
    July 28, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Plano football caps summer action

    After the month of June was spent on college campuses for various camps, the Plano football team enjoyed a busy July with more local action.
    July 27, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Newark basketball hits the summer circuit

    The Newark boys' basketball team had quite the successful and busy summer, despite not participating in league play.
    July 27, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Cedardell Medal Play

    The 2015 Cedardell Medal Play event will take place Aug. 8-9 and is open to the public. The entry fee is $65 per player and includes green fee and car ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Oswego East boys' soccer plays numbers game

    The Oswego East boys' soccer team scattered throughout the Chicagoland area this summer, with players participating on travel teams and other sports c ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • OHS boys' soccer notches 'gritty' win

    The Oswego boys’ soccer team managed about a handful of games this summer before entering the Western Soccer League playoffs on Tuesday as the No. 2 s ...
    July 27, 2015 - 12:35 pm
  • Celebrations: 100th birthday

    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Yorkville church celebrates 25 years

    Yorkville Congregational United Church of Christ is celebrating 25 years of worship and serving in its present location at 409 Center Parkway in Yorkv ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Taste of St. Mary’s scheduled in Plano

    The community is invited for festive music, fun, friends and food at the annual Taste of St. Mary’s. The event will be held from noon to 8 p.m. Aug. 8 ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich church to host pig roast

    The United Church of Sandwich is hosting its annual drive-through Pork Loin BBQ-Pig Roast from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at 512 Lions Road, Sandwich (a ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich Opera House seeks volunteers

    The success of the Sandwich Opera House and its commitment to the community depends on volunteers from the surrounding area who help create an outstan ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Church garage sale to benefit malaria relief

    Church of the Good Shepherd Oswego once again will be hosting its annual Imagine No Malaria garage sale.
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our Savior’s Lutheran sets chicken BBQ and auction

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church on the corner of West Sandwich and Pratt Roads in Sandwich will be hosting its annual barbecue on Aug. 15
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • United Methodist Church of Plano gains members

    The United Methodist Church of Plano has two new members: Karen Hanson and Brad Cully. Karen and Brad have been attending worship service and particip ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Ice Cream Social

    The Fellowship Committee at the United Methodist Church of Plano held its annual ice cream social on July 12 after the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Mor ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • YMCA dance company attends convention

    The La Premiere Dance Company from the Fox Valley Family YMCA, attended the Chicago Dance Connection Dance Convention July 10-12. The convention was l ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am