• Village Board: Southpointe development proposal sent back to Plan Commission

    October 15, 2018 By Jessie Molloy, Freelance Reporter News, Village
    The Homer Glen Village Board opted to send a proposed housing development back to the Plan Commission for a second review after discussing its updated plan at a regular Oct. 10 meeting.
  • Ben Sluzas took home the individual state title for the Porters, while the team placed third. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Boys and Girls Golf: Sluzas secures state title with torrid finish

    October 15, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Ben Sluzas has heard the legendary stories. Now, the Lockport Township sophomore is part of one. Sluzas put together a fantastic finish with a birdie and an eagle on his final two holes to win the Class 3A individual state golf championship. That happened on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Den at Fox Creek Golf Course in Bloomington.
  • The interior of the newly built National Shrine of St. Therese in Darien, which features the art glass project completed by Sheri Law Art Glass Ltd in Homer Glen. Photos submitted

    Homer studio creates art glass project for shrine

    October 10, 2018 By Thomas Czaja, Editor Life & Arts
    She stands as a spectacle, part of a display that measures 30-feet wide by 24-feet high. There are a total of 27 panels, most coming out to 4-by-8 feet. They were carefully constructed with carved, stained and fused custom-made glass.
  • Runners begin the Race to Walk 5K that was held Sept. 30 at Konow’s Corn Maze in Homer Glen. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Third annual Race to Walk 5K has more than 100 finishers

    October 8, 2018 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    Fall weather is ideal for running, and the southwest suburbs are home to a variety of races during the season, including the Race to Walk 5K which recently brought the community together for a day of fun, fitness and fundraising.
  • D205's response to dance incident criticized by parents, to be discussed at meeting

    October 12, 2018 By Max Lapthorne, Contributing Editor News, School
    The Lockport Township High School D205 Board of Education will hear a report Monday, Oct. 15, on how district staff members handled the incident that cut short the school's Sept. 29 homecoming dance.



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