• Tara Hastings led all West scorers with 9 points in a sectional semifinal loss to Mother McAuley Feb. 18 in South Holland. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Girls Basketball: Warriors end deepest postseason run in Class 4A

    February 21, 2019 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    Making its first-ever sectional basketball appearance in Class 4A, the Lincoln-Way West girls basketball team looked to continue its high-scoring pace.

  • LW West girls basketball got it done

    February 20, 2019 By James Sanchez, Editor Opinion, From the Editor

    There’s always that tug-of-war between being a fan and covering sports as a reporter. I was always taught a reporter is never a fan.

  • House of Fools actor Ray Misischia, performing as Judge Cogsworth, gets some laughs from the crowd Feb. 9 during the New Lenox Lions Club’s Live Mystery Show and Dinner fundraiser at the Lions Community Center. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Mystery of love explored at Lions Club dinner and show

    February 18, 2019 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    Following the success of 2018’s Live Mystery Show and Dinner, the New Lenox Lions Club once again invited members of the community to explore the enigma that is love with an event that p

  • Sisters, Casey McGill (left), 10, and Riley Gaspari, 5, take a picture behind materials they plan on giving to the homeless. They created a GoFundMe to raise funds to buy more items for the homeless. Megan Schuller/22nd Century Media

    Sisters create GoFundMe page to donate to homeless

    February 18, 2019 By Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News

    During the below-zero cold snap Chicago experienced on the way to Disney on Ice, 10-year-old Casey McGill and 5-year-old Riley Gaspari witnessed several blocks of homele