• Road to Reality skit participants (left to right) Illinois State Trooper Guy Vancina, LTHS student Abby Mladic, Illinois State Trooper DeAnn Falat and LTHS students Klaudia Boguz, Rachel Hampton and Tyler Nobis act out a drunken driving skit Thursday, April 20, at Lockport’s East Campus. Photos by Julie McMann/22nd Century Media

    Road to Reality hits home for students, parents ahead of prom

    April 26, 2017 By Mary Stroka, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Drunken driving can be deadly. First responders, student actors and justice system personnel drove home that message at the annual Road to Reality event Thursday, April 20, at LTHS’s East Campus.
  • The casket of Michael Galajdik is carried by the Naval honor guard April 22, finally laying to rest the Lockport Township solider who was previously unidentified for 75 years. Photos by Bob Klein/22nd Century Media

    Pearl Harbor casualty brought home after more than 75 years

    April 25, 2017 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter News
    Nearly 76 years after one of the worst attacks in American history, the remains of Navy Fireman 1st Class Michael Galajdik, formerly of Lockport Township, have been identified and brought home for burial.
  • Lockport’s Patrick Surane prepares his serve during the conference-opening matchup against Lincoln-Way Central Thursday, April 20, at LTHS’s Central Campus. Photos by Erin Redmond/22nd Century Media

    Boys Volleyball: Porters hold on to top LWC 2-1 in conference opener

    April 24, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Assistant Editor Sports, High School
    As far as Justin Elliott was concerned, a brand new season started Thursday, April 20.
  • The petite filet mignon ($29) — accompanied by choice of baked potato or hand-cut fries, along with a house salad or cup of Primal Cut beef vegetable soup — is one of the signature dinner entrees at The Primal Cut Steakhouse in Tinley Park. Photos by Thomas Czaja/22nd Century Media

    The Dish: Primal Cut Steakhouse realizes the vision of its co-owners

    April 20, 2017 By Thomas Czaja, Contributing Editor  Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Approximately six years ago, a chef entered a steakhouse in Chicago, where he met another chef working as a dining room captain. Little did Paul Spass know when he sat down and became a regular customer of Mark Dewar’s that evening that the two would become friends and ultimately business partners, one day opening their own restaurant together.
  • Chicagoly magazine has earned a number of recognitions in its first year. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Chicagoly named among Chicago’s best publications

    April 19, 2017 By Staff Report News
    The first year for Chicagoly magazine was an award-winning one. Chicagoly, a sister publication of The Legend, both published by 22nd Century Media, was named a finalist in four categories of the 40th annual Peter Lisagor Awards from the Chicago Headline Club.



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