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From Indiana's icy roads to Sochi's ski slopes
Feb. 7, 2014
Local photographer Guy Rhodes takes his camera and a bit of East Chicago moxie to the Olympics.
Oak Park student to compete in Olympics
Jan. 30, 2014
Emery Lehman, 17, is the youngest member of the U.S. speed skating team, and is a senior at Oak Park River Forest High School. He is the school’s twelfth Olympian.
Mexican father gives Chicago sons big surprise
Jan. 18, 2014
Jose Franco Rubio’s sons knew they were getting Bulls tickets for Christmas. They didn’t know their Dad planned to fly in and join them at the United Center, minutes before the game.
Remembering the 'Forgotten Hoosiers'
Nov. 29, 2013
High school basketball's heyday may have been in the 50s, 60s and 70s as the popularity of college and pro basketball was still building. And in Indiana, basketball wasn’t merely a game. It was a way of life.
13 Chicago inventions and firsts
Oct. 30, 2013
Which inventions can our city actually claim, and which remain disputed to this day?
Rival gang members play on the same team at Harper High
Oct. 21, 2013
Meet the football team at Harper High School and hear what it's like to play against a backdrop of gun violence.
Global Activism: Elizabeth Stanton on the Global Sports Mentoring Program
Oct. 17, 2013
Journalist and Global Activist, Liz Stanton, founder of the Through Her Eyes Project is back on
to talk about what she's doing lately: The Global Sports Mentoring Program.
Chicago Bears fans react to debate over head injuries in football
Oct. 11, 2013
In light of recent high school football player injury, PBS documentary, and NFL settlement, fans share thoughts on game’s violence.
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