• Lucas Polson (left) and John Szpicki challenge each other on the resistance ropes during the annual Winterfest event hosted Friday, Jan. 23, at Lockport Township High School. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    LTHS students bond at action-filled Winterfest

    January 27, 2015 By Tim Hadac, Staff Writer News, School

    While the night air was still and silent outside Lockport Township High School’s East Campus Friday, Jan. 23, the atmosphere inside was anything but.

  • Artesà Baking Company owner Martha Mejia poses for a photo in her bakery, located at 14045 S. Bell Road in Homer Glen. Photos by Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media

    Artesà bakes up fresh, flavorful goods

    January 28, 2015 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Quality over quantity is the motto for Martha Mejia, owner of Artesà Baking Company, the artisanal bakery which opened in May 2014 at 14045 S. Bell Road in Homer Glen. 

  • CrossFit Homer Glen anniversary party attendees (left to right) Kirk Juergens, Billy Kiley, Tim Scott, Paul Suchorabsk, Steve Swanson and Ken Klimala gather for a photo Saturday, Jan. 17. Photos submitted

    CrossFit Homer Glen marks one-year anniversary

    January 27, 2015 By Lauren Finkler, Editor Life & Arts

    With one year of business in the books, CrossFit Homer Glen business owners Bridget Ahlfield and her husband, Luke, had cause to celebrate.

  • Lindsey Kolzow (left) is fitted by Kierstin Vandenburg for the perfect prom look during the LTHS Foundation Dress Resale event Sunday, Jan. 25, at Lockport Township High School. Photos by Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media

    Prom dresses find new owners at LTHS resale event

    January 27, 2015 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    After browsing through racks of gorgeous gowns and fancy formals, Danielle Carusi said yes to the (prom) dress, and more importantly, the price.

  • Lockport Township’s Brandon McDowell sets up to bowl Saturday, Jan. 24, during an IHSA boys bowling sectional at the Brunswick Zone in Romeoville. Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    LTHS bowlers headed to state

    January 26, 2015 By Randy Whalen, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Could the Lockport Township boys bowling team still make another run to state with a new coach and a young team with only two seniors?