• Lincoln-Way West's Taylor Gugliuzza goes for a layup Dec. 5, during a game against Lockport in New Lenox. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Girls Basketball: Warriors lean on seasoned sophomore late in thrilling win

    December 7, 2017 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    Taylor Gugliuzza got mad and Lincoln-Way West got a big victory.

  • 100 free Josh Fox won his race in the 100 free. He won the 50 free race with a time of 23.55 Dec. 5 during a SouthWest Suburban Conference meet against Lockport in New Lenox.. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Boys Swimming and Diving: Knights’ depth leads the way past Porters

    December 7, 2017 By Dave Owen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    A wave of optimism is sweeping the Lincoln-Way Central boys swimming program.

  • Lincoln-Way Central’s top bowler, Jack Davern, bowled a match-high 483 series (263 in Game 2) Dec. 5 during a conference match against Lockport Township at Laraway Lanes. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Boys Bowling: Knights earn crucial conference points, despite close loss

    December 7, 2017 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    When the SouthWest Suburban Conference boys bowling meet takes place on Saturday, Jan. 6 at Orland Bowl, it should be a doozy.

  • Bridget Barz, of New Lenox, skates on a synthetic ice rink provided by the New Lenox Community Park District, Sunday, Dec. 3, during the Christmas in the Commons Kick-Off Celebration. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Lights, choirs, Santa kick off holiday season in the Commons

    December 4, 2017 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter News

    Jolly Old St. Nick is always a big deal, but in the Village of New Lenox, he is a record-setting superstar. 

  • Pictured is a Terrie Murphy (left) and her late husband, John, who was known to many as “Murph.” Photo Submitted

    Family, friends reflect on late local’s kind spirit, outgoing personality

    December 4, 2017 By F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor News

    Those closest to late John Murphy knew he had a knack for fitting his family’s history into every homemade dish.