• Vade Elledge and his sister, Avril, of Homer Glen, chat with Santa during Our Mother of Good Counsel’s annual Santa Breakfast held Dec. 3 at Homer Jr. High School. Photos by Jason Maholy/22nd Century Media

    Santa Breakfast attended by more than 700 people at Homer Jr. High

    December 12, 2017 By Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter News
    One-hundred eighty pounds of eggs, 100 pounds of breakfast sausage and 1,000 fresh pancakes.
  • Lockport City Council: Officials approve reduction in school facilities impact fees

    December 11, 2017 By Megann Horstead, Freelance Reporter News, School
    The Lockport City Council took time to assess what action to take in reducing school facilities impact, municipal impact, and water and sewer tap-on fees at its Dec. 6 meeting.
  • Lockport Township High School senior Natalie Lif, 17, wears her crown of candles at the 22nd Annual Swedish Christmas Breakfast and Lucia Pageant Saturday, Dec. 9, at Hope Covenant Church in Orland Park. Photos by Geoff Stellfox/22nd Century Media

    LTHS senior portrays Saint Lucia at Hope Covenant Church

    December 12, 2017 By F. Amanda Tugade, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Seventeen-year-old Natalie Lif sat quietly in the balcony of Hope Covenant Church on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 9.
  • Rubi Agave owner and executive chef Ruben Pazmino is passionate about the fare of his restaurant, which pulls influences from different Latin American countries.

    The Dish: Rubi Agave a blend of Latin American cuisines, culture

    December 12, 2017 By Thomas Czaja, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    An open space for a dance floor rests between rounded booths, where on any given weekend a group of Brazilian dancers, Frank Sinatra impersonator or comedian might be performing.
  • Treasure Thompson lines up a foul shot Dec. 5 during Lockports SouthWest Suburban Conference game against Lincoln-Way West in New Lenox. Photos by Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Girls Basketball: Porters play well in defeat to Warriors

    December 12, 2017 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Taylor Gugliuzza got mad, and Lincoln-Way West got a big victory.


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