| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in Scotland have voted overwhelmingly to admit women for the first time in the institution's 260-year history.
The R&A ranks among the sport's most greatest landmarks. More than 75% of the membership cast...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 5:05 PM
James E. Moore had a profound impact on the lives of thousands of young men and women as the face of the Evans Scholars Foundation, which has provided tuition and housing to 10,000 golf caddies since 1930.
Those caddies had a lasting impact on him too....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:25 PM
A bighorn sheep was rescued from a canal near the Arnold Palmer Golf Course in La Quinta after it became stuck, officials said Tuesday.
The sheep, which is an endangered species, was lethargic when an animal control officer found it about 6 p.m. Sunday,...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:41 PM
(Reuters) - American Kevin Sutherland became the first player to shoot a magical 59 on the Champions Tour with a sizzling display of shot-making in Saturday's third round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open in Endicott, New York.
He became the first player...
| Aug 9, 2014
Des Plaines officials, property managers and representatives from Mariano's grocery stores won't say whether a new location for the supermarket chain is headed to Golf Road in Des Plaines, with the city saying there is work to be done whoever occupies the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Eight years ago, Du Sha cashed out his chain of home-improvement centers — the first superstores of their kind in China — with a sale to Home Depot for $100 million.
Today, with a net worth of more than $600 million, the former economics...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:58 PM
An Elgin man was killed after being struck by a vehicle this morning as he walked in the roadway in unincorporated Cook County near Hoffman Estates, officials said.
The 27-year-old was walking shortly before 5 a.m. near Golf and Rohrssen roads in...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Illinois tollway officials gave early approval to plans to spend $7.1 million restoring wetlands in Orland Grassland South, one of the Forest Preserves of Cook County's newest sites.
Last summer, the tollway announced it would partner with the Cook...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:38 PM
The final piece of the Des Plaines River Trail may not seem like much — only about a third of a mile — but it's been a long time coming.
Lake County Forest Preserves commissioners were happy to add the missing piece of trail Tuesday,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:39 AM
The pilot of a hot air balloon made an emergency landing on a residential street in Huntley this morning to avoid power lines - the second time in five days police and fire crews in the far northwest suburb have responded to a downed balloon.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The final piece of the Des Plaines River Trail may not seem like much – only about three-tenths of a mile – but it's been a long-time coming.
Lake County Forest Preserves commissioners were overjoyed to add the missing piece of trail on...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Boo Williams AAU program's top boys team, the 17-and-under group, earned a spot in Sunday morning's semifinals of the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League's Peach Jam -- which are televised on ESPNU -- with a pair of victories Saturday in...