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Storytellers old, new regale guests at first 'Inspired! live lit' of 2020

by Benjamin Conboy, Assistant Editor Life & Arts, The Arts

On the first Tuesday of every month, a congregation gathers on the second floor of the Gaylord Building in downtown Lockport for what Barbara Eberhard calls “a great way to spend an evening.”

Eberhard and Homer Glen...

Reed student earns art award, supplies for classroom

by Derek Swanson, Editorial Intern Life & Arts, The Arts

Francis Anthony Jackson, a third-grader at Reed School, is one of the recipients of the Illinois American Water’s Imagine a Day Without Water Art Award. 

Jackson was one of 26 participants across the state to be...

Homer teen, 15, a vital part of ‘Beyond the Nutcracker’

by Derek Swanson, Editorial Intern Life & Arts, The Arts

A local teen is ready to soon grace the stage for a beloved holiday production. 

To bring in the spirit of Christmas for people of all ages, the Ballet 5:8 production of “Beyond the Nutcracker” show will feature a...