• The Rev. Richard J. McGrath. Photo submitted

    After cellphone vanishes, police decline to charge Providence president

    February 16, 2018 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor News, Breaking, School
    New Lenox police declined to file charges Thursday, Feb. 15, after a nearly two-month investigation into alleged inappropriate content on a cellphone used by the Rev. Richard J. McGrath, former president of Providence Catholic High School.
  • Homer Glen had a number of colorful and creative participants in this year's Valentine's Day Coloring Contest, with some of the community's entries showcased here. Thomas Czaja/22nd Century Media

    Publisher announces winners of 2018 Valentine’s Day Coloring Contest

    February 15, 2018 By Bill Jones, Managing Editor Life & Arts
    Proving once again to be one of the most popular annual contests run by 22nd Century Media, the 2018 Valentine’s Day Coloring Contest saw 623 total entries across three age groups and seven towns.
  • Homer Glen residents Karen and Rob Rivera take a romantic picture at the photo booth at the Celebrating Love function Friday, Feb. 9, at New Life Community Church.

    New Life Community Church celebrates love with event for couples

    February 12, 2018 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter News
    Joy, fellowship and a touch of romance were in the very snowy air at New Life Community Church’s Celebrating Love event on Friday, Feb. 9.
  • Homer Glen resident Emily Cepkauskas has recently been dealing with more medical issues, and a YouCaring page was started to help her and her family during the difficult time. Photos submitted

    Homer Glen mother thankful for outpouring of support for sick daughter

    February 13, 2018 By Jacquelyn Schlabach, Assistant Editor News
    The Cepkauskas family from Homer Glen has had a rough start to 2018.
  • Kismet owner Ervin Ramazanoski holds the gyro dinner ($12.75), which feeds two and comes with extra meat, extra pita, tomato, onion, olives, feta cheese and homemade cucumber sauce. Photos by James Sanchez/22nd Century Media

    The Dish: Kismet carries on as family business of destiny

    February 13, 2018 By Thomas Czaja, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Kismet means destiny or faith in Turkish.


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