• Midnight Terror Haunted House co-owner and Homer Glen resident Mark Krupa assists two of the attraction’s actors in getting ready for opening night on Thursday, Oct. 1, in Oak Lawn. Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    Homer man helps friend give others a good fright

    October 6, 2015 By Thomas Czaja, Editor News

    Many brave souls have started traveling to Oak Lawn to be scared out of their minds.

  • Anna Lachnitt (right) offers Owen Warren an apple to add to his bag while picking fruit at the farm. Photo by Megann Horstead/22nd Century Media

    Farm lets guests have their picks

    October 6, 2015 By Megann Horstead, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    With the wettest June on record in the books, area farmers will remember this summer as one that hurt local farm production. 

  • Lockport’s (left to right) Thomas Calderaro celebrates his goal with Kezie Nwachukwu, Drake Silver and Jakub Krawczyk on Thursday, Oct. 1, during the game against Sandburg in Lockport. Photo by Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Porters slip past conference foe Sandburg

    October 6, 2015 By Amanda Jarzynski, Assistant Editor Sports, High School

    Coming off back-to-back losses against Stagg and Bradley, the Lockport Porters boys soccer team was itching for a victory.

  • Deiondre Taylor of the Porters receives the ball Friday, Sept. 2, as Jayison McCorkle goes in for the tackle during the game at Lincoln-Way East. Mark Korosa/22nd Century Media

    Porters football keeps it close early but can’t keep pace with Griffins’ offense

    October 3, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Strong wind and a talented young Lockport Township quarterback was enough to keep things close early, but four defensive turnovers and a Brandon Bauer-led offense was more than enough Friday, Oct.

  • Providence quarterback Jared Drake (left) looks to throw the ball Friday, Oct. 2, during a game against Loyola Academy at home. Varsity Views

    Providence football suffers homecoming loss to tough Loyola Academy team

    October 3, 2015 By Chris Walker, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Providence failed to convert a first down during its first three possessions of the Friday, Oct. 2, Chicago Catholic League Blue game against Loyola Academy in New Lenox.