Tuesday Jul 22
Belleville News Democrat
McKendree will host GLVC Football Kickoff
The GLVC Football Kickoff event serves in preparing one the nation's newest NCAA Division II football conferences for its third season on the gridiron.
Des Plaines Valley News
Bicycle road race returns to Willow Springs
Willow Springs will play host next week to a stage of the 2014 Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series.
Great Lakes Navy Band to play Mundelein event
Mundelein's Fort Hill Heritage Museum will hold its 27th annual patriotic celebration on Saturday, featuring bands, speakers and refreshments.
Highlights in the skies: Some top suburban fireworks shows
When it comes to the spectacle of Fourth of July fireworks shows, there is no shortage of patriotic pizazz in the suburbs.
The Doings Weekly
Chicago fireworks: Fourth of July light shows in Chicago area, suburbs June 29 7 a.m.
While this may very well lead to a three-day Chicago fireworks binge for the diehards out there, for the rest it allows a breadth of choice.