Bob Bong

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Bob Bong is the editor of The Regional News, a weekly newspaper and daily internet/social media service covering the southwest-suburban Chicago communities of Palos Heights, Palos Park and Orland Park. Tips, bouquets and even brickbats are welcome--civilly, of course--via TheRegional@comcast.net and (708) 448-4000 ext. 103.

Crusaders top Mustangs in slugfest

  Pettis’ three RBIs, defensive plays by Peyton and Doligale lead Rice into sectional final By Steve MillarCorrespondent In a game in which 26 combined runs were scored, two of the biggest …

Golden Coyne gets hero’s homecoming

Olympic gold medalist Kendall Coyne celebrated at alma mater   By Jason MaholySports Editor When the gold medal was placed around Kendall Coyne’s neck following Team USA’s dramatic, 3…

The Easy Writer: Gone to the underdogs

By Jason Maholy Sports Editor What the heck is a Rambler, anyway? Well, according to my research, the nickname of Loyola University‘s athletic teams are so-named because back in the 1920s, the s…

Obituary: Bradley B. Bacon

  We celebrate the life of Bradley B. Bacon, who passed away suddenly March 6, 2018. Brad grew up in Oak Lawn, IL and graduated from Chicago Christian High School in Palos Heights, 1972. &nb…

Lipinski wins a squeaker over Newman

  Flashing a bright smile late Tuesday night, U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski cautiously spoke of his apparent victory by a slim margin over challenger Marie Newman after their bitter campaign i…