Minooka Man Looking To Set Record For Fastest Cross Country RunA 29-year-old native of Minooka will most likely spend Valentine's Day with his wife carb-loading before setting off to try to break a Guinness world record.
Best Summer Half Marathons In ChicagoThe benefits of running are numerous. Some do it purely for physical health, while some find it helps with mental health, too. Others simply find running fun, enjoying the rush that comes with the challenge.
Gary To Host Its First Marathon On Oct. 27The city of Gary has announced it will host its first-ever marathon, and some shorter races, in less than two weeks along the lakefront.
Woman Training For Half-Marathon Gives Birth, Didn't Know She Was PregnantTrish Stain thought the severe back pain she was experiencing stemmed from intense training for a half-marathon.
Chicago Runner Aims To Achieve Rare Marathon FeatA Chicago lawyer who coaches runners and runs marathons leaves for Antarctica this week, to attempt a feat few have ever accomplished: completing marathons on all 7 continents, and in all 50 U.S. states.
West Side Gas Station Employee Shot Dead In RobberyAn East Garfield Park neighborhood gas station employee was found shot and killed early Friday, following a robbery.
39 weeks and 26.2 miles ...???
Thousands Lace Up For Chicago's Shamrock ShuffleA Chicago road race that's seen rain and snow in the past few years had tens of thousands of runners sweating in the heat.
Officials: Man Committed Suicide At Sauk Village Gas StationA 23-year-old man found shot in the chest at a south suburban gas station over the weekend committed a suicide, officials said.