• Architect Mark Bushhouse (left) and Trustee George Yukich discuss the layout plans for the future Village hall. Photo by Lauren Finkler/22nd Century Media

    Woodbine walk-through shows plans to scale

    December 22, 2014 By Lauren Finkler, Editor News, Village

    The Village board is expected to move forward to schematic design of the new Village hall, pending a vote — scheduled to take place at a regular meeting on Tuesday, Dec.

  • Homer Glen resident Yvonne Swiatek-Marcinkiewicz poses in her living room, where a grouping of 13 trees is on display for the holidays. Lauren Finkler/22nd Century Media

    Homer Glen home boasts 30 Christmas trees

    December 18, 2014 By Lauren Finkler, Editor Life & Arts

    Pulling up into the circular driveway of 33-year-old Homer Glen resident Yvonne Swiatek-Marcinkiewicz, there was little outdoor decor on a recent December day.

  • Homer Glen resident aided by military-trained good Samaritans

    December 16, 2014 By Thomas Czaja, Assistant Editor News

    It was about 6 p.m. on Nov. 16 when Scott Ouimet and Matthew Tybor came upon a startling scene at 143rd Street and Creme Road in Homer Township.

  • Pictured is the Szajkovics’ Homer Glen home, located at 14635 Saddle Brook Lane, which is decked out for the holidays with a synchronized light display. Photo by Lauren Finkler/22nd Century Media

    Homer resident debuts brighter, larger synchronized holiday display

    December 16, 2014 By Lauren Finkler, Editor News

    He’s back at it again.

  • Megan Chorley (left) gets a sprinkling of magic fairy dust from Jade Nicole — an author, singer and fairy snow princess — during the Fairy Tea Party event held Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the Homer Township Public Library. Photos by Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media

    Magic in the air at library’s Fairy Tea Party

    December 16, 2014 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Dreams really do come true at the Homer Township Public Library.