Sports blogs

SOUTH BEND – Johnny Lujack, the star quarterback who led Notre Dame to three national championships and won the Heisman Trophy in 1947, is recovering after spinal surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.
Notre Dame is getting some early national recognition, as coach Brian Kelly's team is ranked No. 17 in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll, which was released Thursday.
Veteran assistant Bruce Stephens has been elevated as the New Haven boys basketball coach, the school announced Thursday.
You may have heard that Darryl Bootland has defected from the CHL's Allen Americans to join a team in the ECHL. It's not the Komets, according to general manager David Franke.
Team makes academic list for third time
ESPN suspends pundit for, well, being a pundit

Features blogs

Opened in 1933 as a place for the German Catholic neighborhood to get a beer after prohibition, the pub at Spring Street and Sherman Boulevard has always been the Green Frog Inn, owner Cindy Henry says.

Local blogs

Dynacraft recalls Avigo Youth Bicycles due the front wheel on the bicycle can detach, posing a fall hazard.
Harris Products Group recalls welding torch handles due to the torch handles can leak oxygen or fuel, posing a fire hazard.
The beauty of these chalkboards is they force us to think about our deeper motivations by calling into question the big reason behind all of our little reasons in life.
The Ohio Department of Transportation issued this news release today:
Fifteen U.S. senators representing the eight Great Lakes states are calling on the White House to take “urgent action” to halt the spread of Asian carp and other invasive species in U.S. waterways, particularly around Chicago.
Kroger is discounting its furniture and home décor items starting today to make way for a clothing department opening in November.