| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Good thing Michael Phelps has been brushing up on his golf game. He's going to need it for a celebrity-filled tournament.
According to organizers of the 2012 Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble, Michael Phelps is in, and he'll be going club-to-club...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Concerns about safety, noise, pollution and disruption to wildlife are some of the reasons cited in a petition drawn up by residents who oppose plans to build a gun club at a private country club near Hinsdale's south side.
The residents are asking that...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:05 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Steve Stricker's cellphone rang last week and he didn't recognize the number so he let it go to voicemail.
Then he listened to the message ... from Tom Watson.
"I said, 'Oh (expletive), I better call him back,' " Stricker said with a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:19 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer has added his name to a growing list calling for Europe captain Paul McGinley to consider 56-year-old Bernhard Langer as one of his three Ryder Cup wildcard choices.
Former skippers Colin Montgomerie...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Prince doesn’t tour nationally often, so when he does you know it’s going to create a buzz. And where there’s buzz, there are celebrities.
That was the case when the “Purple Rain” singer performed three shows early last...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 11:21 AM
If you have been looking for members of Team USA and Team Europe around the city this week, you’ve been searching in the wrong place. The golfers have been hanging out mostly in the suburbs while in town for the Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Perhaps not every fairway at Medinah Country Club will look perfect for next week’s Ryder Cup. But overall?
“The greens are spectacular and the fairways ... they can play today,” Ryder Cup chairman Don Larson said. “The place is...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
For the first time ever, more than 3,000 DuPage County police officers, firefighters and emergency responders are on the same wavelength.
After years of delays, county political and public safety officials on Tuesday announced the full implementation...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:51 AM
It's quite the tartan moment in Chicago. The Ryder Cup gets under way at the Medinah Country Club. Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond is here schmoozing with business leaders and talking increased Scottish independence. And Chicago Shakespeare Theater...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Ryder Cup 2012 TV Schedule The Ryder Cup, golf’s premier match-play tournament, takes place at Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Ill., Sept. 28-30 as Davis Love III captains the U.S. team against José María Olazábal’s Team Europe. Top players...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The Ryder Cup starts this week at the Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Ill., and signals that ??? for much of the country ??? golf season is at an end. But before you pack up your clubs for the season......
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:43 AM
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