• Providence’s Mike Madej swings Saturday, March 28, during the Celtics’ home opener against Minooka. Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    Celtics pick up right where they left off

    March 31, 2015 By Dan Irons, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Team claims 11-1 win over Minooka

  • NEXUS Indoor snare drum players (left to right) Dani Dileto, Anthony DeGregorio and Danny MacLean rehearse Saturday, March 28, at Providence Catholic High School. Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    ‘Theater with drums’

    March 31, 2015 By Meredith Dobes, Editor Life & Arts

    NEXUS Indoor offers percussion students chance to expand skills

  • Pictured is the capesante gratinate ($28.99), available on the specials menu at Osteria Ottimo in Orland Park. Danny Ciamprone/22nd Century Media

    Osteria Ottimo offers new twist on Italian

    March 31, 2015 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Creativity, ambience emphasized at Orland Park eatery

  • Lincoln-Way East student Jocelyn Gilbertson (left), of Mokena, paints Delia Verbeck’s face Saturday, March 21, during the Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 ArtWorks program, held at Lincoln-Way East in Frankfort. Photos by Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    District 210’s ArtWorks showcases student creations

    March 31, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Contributing Editor Life & Arts

    Event also features music, hands-on activities

  • Debbie Slusarski (right), an employee at Old Plank Trail Community Bank, demonstrates to Martino Junior High student Jake Bevers Thursday, March 26, how a money counter is used. Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    Martino students tour bank for hands-on lesson

    March 30, 2015 By Meredith Dobes, Editor News, School

    Behind the teller line, into the vault and inside the operations of the coin machine, four students from the specialized instruction program at Martino Junior High School had the opportunity