• Wide receiver Luke Angel, prepares to catch the ball Aug. 17 during a football practice at Lincoln-Way Central. Amanda Jarzynski/22nd Century Media

    Football Preview: Lincoln-Way Central

    August 25, 2016 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    There is a new look for the Lincoln-Way Central football team. The Knights are hoping for new results, too.

  • Lincoln-Way West quarterback Cal Pohrte looks to throw a pass during a recent practice. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Football Preview: Lincoln-Way West

    August 25, 2016 By James Sanchez, Editor Sports, High School

    Despite being Class 5A state runner-up this past season, Lincoln-Way West head coach Dave Ernst voiced his concerns about moving up to Class 7A now that the Lincoln-Way district transiti

  • NLFPD Lt. Tom VanTilburg helps Haley Doyle, of Manhattan, put out fake fires. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    NLFPD educates, entertains at Family Fun Day

    August 24, 2016 By Amanda Del Buono, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Neighbors Meghan Chamiga and Lauren Ramey escorted their combined four children through a blow-up miniature house. Chamiga called her 2-year-old daughter Zoey Chamiga as she sat hesitantly debating whether to go down the slide leading out of the bedroom window.
  • The Seafood Lover entrée ($26) at Q Restaurant in Orland Park features blue sea scallop, shrimp, crabmeat, calamari, crunchy noodle and herbal brandy red curry sauce. Bill Jones/22nd Century Media

    Orland Park Asian-French fusion spot continues to surprise customers

    August 23, 2016 By Bill Jones, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Quee Huynh says she is done inventing. She is done tweaking her menu, done offering weekly specials, done adding to the already overloaded cocktail options.
  • John Rigsby, of Frankfort, boils corn Aug. 14 during the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale’s Kids Carnival and BBQ Picnic Fundraiser. Photos by Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    LWAC raises $8,000 in fundraiser for Carnegie Hall performance expenses

    August 23, 2016 By Mary Stroka, Freelance Reporter News

    Good weather and teamwork enabled the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale’s Kids Carnival and Barbecue Picnic Fundraiser to bring in about another $8,000 on Aug.

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