Thursday February 21 10:58 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Chicago Fire Foundation to Host 2019 Season Kickoff Gala Presented by Magellan Corporation on Feb. 26


The Chicago Fire Foundation, the charitable arm of the Chicago Fire Soccer Club, today announced the details for its 2019 Season Kickoff Gala, presented by Magellan Corporation. The gala is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 6-9 p.m. CT at The Geraghty (2520 South Hoyne Ave., Chicago, Ill.).



The Gary SouthShore RailCats are proud to announce several staff additions and promotions for the 2019 season.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Expands Competitive Gaming Roster with Signing of Enrique Espinoza


The Chicago Fire Soccer Club on Wednesday announced the signing of Chicago-based gamer Enrique Espinoza to its competitive gaming roster. Espinoza joins returning gamer Edhem Jukovic on the club's squad and will represent the Fire in an expanded 2019 eMLS schedule, beginning later this month at eMLS League Series One presented by PlayStation in Los Angeles.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Announces 2019 MLS Regular Season Schedule


The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today the Club's 34-game schedule for the 2019 MLS regular season. The Fire will open the 2019 season on Saturday, March 2 when the team faces the LA Galaxy on the road at Dignity Health Sports Park. Beginning at 7:00 p.m. CT, the match against the Galaxy will be televised nationally on FS1.

A coldwater fish in hot water

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Among one of the lesser known Hoosier fishes is the cisco (Coregonus artedi), which is the only native coldwater fish species to Indiana inland glacial lakes.

Winter fishing for the whole family

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The ice is nice for seasoned and new anglers. Taking up ice fishing isn’t as intimidating as it may seem. Here are 10 tips to help warm you up to cold-weather fishing:

Additional goose hunting opportunities

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The light goose conservation order will be open throughout Indiana from Feb. 11 through March 31. This national effort to reduce snow and Ross’s goose populations allows hunting for these species outside of the regular season. An Indiana hunting license, Indiana waterfowl stamp privilege, and a free permit are required to participate, though neither a federal duck stamp nor HIP registration are necessary. The free permit and additional information are available online.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Signs Head Coach Veljko Paunovic to Multi-Year Contract Extension


The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that the Club has signed Head Coach Veljko Paunovic to a multi-year contract extension. Paunovic will enter his fourth season as head coach of the Chicago Fire in 2019. The contract is for two years with an option to extend for a third year.