• Lockport teenagers Charlie McCulley (left) and Alex Simikoski, owners of Smart Lawns, show off their upgraded standing lawn mowers – a far cry from the basic mower they started with in 2010. (Photos by Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media)

    LTHS teens upgrade their lawn care business

    March 31, 2015 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    The grass is always greener on the side of hard work and gumption — just ask Lockport residents Alex Simikoski and Charlie McCulley.

  • Meijer Healthy Living Advisor Maribel Alchin (left) preps a dish onstage at Lady - A Women’s Expo in 2014. The free admission event returns from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at the Tinley Park Convention Center. (22nd Century Media File Photo)

    Publisher to hold Lady - A Women’s Expo

    March 31, 2015 By Staff Report News

    Free expo scheduled for May 9

  • LTHS junior Tyler Hair participates in a throwing exercise on Wednesday, March 18, in advance of the 2015 baseball season. (Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media)

    Lockport baseball gears up for big season

    March 24, 2015 By Randy Whalen, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Team ready to try to make a run

    The fickle fates of a single elimination high school baseball tournament. 

  • Pictured is the bison sugo ($24) at Harvest Room in Palos Heights. It features slow-braised Indiana bison over hand-rolled sweet potato gnocchi, with candied walnuts and Fresno chiles. (Photo by Bill Jones/22nd Century Media)

    Harvest Room keeps creativity alive with new chef, spring menu

    March 24, 2015 By Bill Jones, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    When it comes to creativity, Harvest Room was never in short supply.

  • Senior soloist Nikki Magnuson was one of more than 200 LTHS students to perform at the LTHS Spring Concert on Thursday, March 19. (Photos by Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media)

    LTHS Spring Choir Concert

    March 24, 2015 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

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