• Lincoln-Way Central student Danielle Knowlton’s drawing won a Gold Key Award through the Scholastic Art Competition. Photos submitted

    LW students receive recognition from Scholastic Art Competition

    February 9, 2016 By Meredith Dobes, Editor Life & Arts

    Multiple Lincoln-Way Central and Lincoln-Way West students recently received recognition for their artwork after entering pieces in the 2016 Scholastic Art Competition.

  • T.J. Quinlan, of Orland Park, recently finished the first wave of collections for his Mugs For Warm Hugs project. Photo submitted

    Providence junior takes charity mugs project into second year

    February 10, 2016 By Meredith Dobes, Editor News
    Providence junior T.J. Quinlan was amazed by how something as simple as a mug could provide so much joy in the life of someone in need, he said.
  • New Lenox resident Ann Bonzani-Rhodes painted this lily, which was one of six pieces selected as winners in the Easter Seals 2016 Seal Art Contest. Photo submitted

    NL resident has art featured on Easter Seals stamps

    February 9, 2016 By Meredith Dobes, Editor Life & Arts
    Ann Bonzani-Rhodes enjoys painting and drawing. Flowers are her favorite subjects, so it was only as natural as the items she paints for her to enter the Easter Seals 2016 Seal Art Contest, which judges artwork of lilies.
  • Caroline Kacena addresses those in attendance Feb. 2 at A Man In Recovery opiate recovery group about how people get addicted to substances at Peace Lutheran Church in New Lenox. Jason Maholy/22nd Century Media

    A Man In Recovery: New support group addresses addiction, recovery process

    February 9, 2016 By Jason Maholy, Staff Writer News

    John Kacena was a natural athlete who, as a youth, played baseball and during high school excelled at hockey.

  • New Lenox Emergency Services and Disaster Agency volunteers gather in their facility in New Lenox. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    A look inside workings of New Lenox ESDA

    February 8, 2016 By Meredith Dobes, Editor News
    Members of the New Lenox Emergency Services and Disaster Agency answer calls at all hours of the day and night to keep residents — as well as police officers, firefighters and public works personnel working in the village — safe.

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