• D205: Officials review handling of incident at last month's homecoming dance

    October 16, 2018 By Max Lapthorne, Contributing Editor News, School
    School officials took time during the Oct. 15 regular meeting of the Lockport Township High School District 205 Board of Education to discuss the handling of the incident at last month’s homecoming dance.
  • Ed Casper made a trip from California to visit friends at the veteran pancake breakfast on Sunday, Oct. 14, at VFW Post 5788 in Lockport that was put together by the Homer Glen Junior Woman’s Club. Photos by Geoff Stellfox/22nd Century Media

    Homer Woman’s Club shows respect for vets with breakfast

    October 16, 2018 By Amanda Del Buono, Freelance Reporter News
    Although Veterans Day and Memorial Day are obvious times for the community to pay their respects to our veterans, honoring and supporting them is something the Homer Glen Junior Woman’s Club believes should always be done.
  • 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.


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