• Pictured is a split order of bangers and mash ($12 for a full order) — Irish sausages with mashed potatoes and Boston baked beans — at Square Celt in Orland Park. (Photos by Bill Jones/22nd Century Media)

    Orland gets new taste of Ireland

    November 17, 2014 By Bill Jones, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    It has been a long time since Sam Maguire’s barred its doors and shuttered its windows in Orland Park. But the restaurant has not been forgotten.

  • Liz Rajcan, owner of Mint Salon in Lockport, instructs a ladies night participant on how to do her hair. (Photos by THOMAS CZAJA/22nd Century Media)

    Mint Salon offers fresh alternative for beauty and relaxation

    November 17, 2014 By Thomas Czaja, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    A man walking into a ladies night at a hair salon, doesn’t really know what to expect.

  • Rob Nicks pours a glass of wine Thursday, Nov. 13, during 22nd Century Media’s Cheers to Charity event at Dancing Marlin in Frankfort. The event benefitted the Sean Duggan Foundation and the Frankfort Township Food Pantry. (Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media)

    Publisher 22CM hosts Cheers to Charity event in Frankfort

    November 14, 2014 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor News

  • Warden Myers (left) walks out with Resistance Pro wrestler Remi Wilkins prior to a bout Friday, Nov. 7, during a fundraiser for Taft School in Lockport. (Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media)

    AMC pulls plug, but Resistance continues

    November 14, 2014 By Jessie Molloy, Staff Writer News

    Pro wrestlers make friends, raise funds for Taft

  • Karrie Zamora, a Lockport native, poses for a photo at the New York City Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 2. Zamora ran the race in honor of her late brother, Army Capt. Travis Patriquin, who was killed in Iraq in 2006. (Photos submitted )

    Lockport native completes NYC marathon in honor of her late brother

    November 11, 2014 By Thomas Czaja, Assistant Editor Sports

    When Karrie Zamora was younger, she didn’t care much for running.