Friday, March 1, 2013
Learn to play the Chicago Bears way at this no-contact football instruction camp for youths 6 to 14 years old. The camp will be held June 17-21 at Deer Path Middle School in Lake Forest.
With former Chicago Bears like Macey Brooks, Allan Ellis, Kris Haines, Al Harris, Jim Morrissey and Mickey Pruitt providing support, Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps will return this summer 19 locations, including a camp at Deer Path Middle School in Lake Forest. The camp will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 17-21. Register now for the early bird cost of $359. Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps provide non-contact instruction to kids from ages 6 to 14 years old. With professional coaches and Chicago Bears Heroes, kids learn to run, throw, catch, defend and compete the Bears way. All programs provide football non-contact instruction, athletic skill development, fitness and agility training. "It’s football—designed by the Chicago Bears and …
Thursday, February 7, 2013
The Chicago Bears announced this week that ticket prices are increasing for the 2013 season by an average of 4.2 percent.
Thursday, February 7
The Chicago Bears have announced ticket prices for the 2013 season. Invoices are scheduled to be sent to season ticket holders beginning Wednesday with full payment due by Friday, April 5, according to www.chicagobears.com. Price increases range from $3 to $10 for 90 percent of the seating bowl, with some United Club seats remaining flat. Lower-level mid-field seating price increases range from $15 to $30. The overall average increase for 2013 season tickets is 4.2 percent. Non-club season ticket prices now range from $79 to $165 and account for approximately 85 percent of the seating at Soldier Field. United Club season tickets range from $265 to $540. Season ticket holders will continue to see a $25 per game savings for each regular …
Monday, February 4, 2013
Bear linebacker Nick Roach comes to Deer Path Middle School to help school honor Anna Burns as Chicago area’s teacher of the year.
Deer Patch Middle School fifth and sixth graders got a lesson Friday about how big a deal it is to be named teacher of the year in the Chicago area by the Chicago Bears, Northern Illinois University and WBBM Radio. Sixth grade science teacher Anna Burns was the instructor who was named best of the best in Chicagoland. She learned of the honor last month after being a weekly winner in the fall. She was originally nominated by Deer Path seventh grade student Paul O’Malley, a former pupil. Earlier: Deer Path Faculty Member Becomes Teacher of the Year The teacher for Friday’s lesson was Chicago Bear linebacker Nick Roach. He came to honor Burns and let the students know the value of education and quality teachers. Roach is a graduate of …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Deer Path Middle School science teacher is named teacher of the year by the Chicago Bears and WBBM Radio.
Deer Path Middle School science teacher Anna Burns is recognized as Chicagoland’s teacher of the year by the Chicago Bears and WBBM Radio, according to a news release from Lake Forest School District 67. Earlier in the year, Burns was recognized as a teacher of the week by WBBM and the Bears after she was nominated by one of her students, Paul O’Malley. With the football season over, she became the top educator of the year. She has already received a $250 gift card as a prize. Want more Lake Forest-Lake Bluff business news? Sign up for our free newsletter. When learning of the honor, Burns was quick to credit to her colleagues at Deer Path and glad the students will have the opportunity to meet Chicago Bears linebacker Nick Roach. She also…
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Media outlets reporting that the Chicago Bears have hired Marc Trestman as the team's head coach bringing a new face to Halas Hall.
The Chicago Bears have hired Marc Trestman of the Montreal Alouettes as its new head coarch, the Chicago Tribune reported. Trestman will soon have an office in Lake Forest when he moves into Halas Hall. Want more Lake Forest-Lake Bluff business news? Sign up for our free newsletter. Although Trestman worked in the NFL for years as an offensive coordinator and quarterback coach, he has been in Canada for the last five years. Trestman led the Alouettes to back-to-back Grey Cup Championships and compiled a 64-34 record, the Tribune reported. Trestman worked with the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Rich Gannon in 2002, the year Gannon won the MVP. He also has worked with quarterbacks Steve Young, Jack Plummer, Scott Mitchell and Bernie Kosar. …
Sunday, December 16, 2012
The hometown crowd gives the Bears a fighting chance today.
The Sunday Comics Patch by illustrator Charley Krebs.
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Four cornerstones and the cover-two defense add up to victory.
The Sunday Comics Patch by Illustrator Charley Krebs.
Sunday, September 9, 2012
The Chicago Bears kick off their season at noon Sunday, Sept. 9 against the Indianapolis Colts at home in Soldier Field.
Hopes are high as the Chicago Bears kick off their season at noon Sunday, Sept. 9, against the Indianapolis Colts and rookie quarterback Andrew Luck. To put everyone in the football mood, we uploaded a video compiliation of Devin Hester kick returns to this post. Enjoy the most exciting moment in football – for a full 10 minutes! The Bears had a busy offseason adding a playmaker at wide receiver in Brandon Marshall, and depth at runningback and quarterback with free agent signings Michael Bush and Jason Campbell. Rookie wide receiver Alshon Jeffery also looked promising in presseason. But will it be enough? Or will their failure to upgrade the offensive line doom the team to another lackluster season?
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Each week, Patch features stunning North Shore real estate. This week's Wow House was once the former Chicago Bears' 5-bedroom Bridlewood Road home that includes a racket ball court and exercise facility.
Looking for a home for sale on the North Shore? Or do you just like to ogle pictures of gorgeous real estate? Each week, Patch features a different North Shore Wow House that fits the bill. Today's installment is a $5.45-million Northbrook home for sale. According to the Northbrook Star, the home once belonged to former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon and features a workout facility, steam room,. sauna, racket ball court and bar. The house at 34 Bridlewood Rd. also has four fireplaces, five bedrooms, eight bathrooms and two half-bathrooms. For more information, visit the home's Coldwell Banker listing. For more news and updates from Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Patch, subscribe to our daily e-newsletter, ”Like” us on Facebook and follow …
Sunday, August 5, 2012
Chicago Bears fans will celebrate their team in the summer heat or the brutal winter cold. Is this the year, Bears fans?
The Sunday Comics Patch.