Members of the Lockport Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5788 and New Lenox Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9545, along with Homer Glen resident and President of the VFW Auxiliary Post 5788 Karen Szynkowski, gather with U.S. Army veteran Latrondra Green March 6 outside the Lockport VFW. Green received a donated 2004 Honda Odyssey. Photos by Jacquelyn Schlabach/22nd Century Media
March 13, 2018By Jacquelyn Schlabach, Assistant Editor News
United States Army veteran Latondra Green was at a loss for words March 6. A single mother of five, Green’s fellow comrades had come together to change her life for the better.
Créme by Sarah Ashley’s birthday cake cupcakes (prices vary by size) feature vanilla cake baked with rainbow sprinkles, topped with vanilla buttercream and sprinkles. Photos by Max Lapthorne/22nd Century Media
March 13, 2018By Mary Compton, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
The sounds of toe-tapping music floated through the Lockport Township High School East Campus cafeteria Friday, March 9.
Brothers John (left) and Kyle Laflamboy sit on top of their newly acquired “Mad Max Bus” look-a-like they bought from a paintball field that went out of business. The bus is just one of many set pieces to be seen at Lockport’s Legacy Adventure Park, which is expected to open April 14. Photos by Mary Compton/22nd Century Media
March 12, 2018By Jacquelyn Schlabach, Assistant Editor News
When storytellers brainstorm together, anything is possible.
Creating new worlds that haven’t been discovered and designing ways for people to experience those worlds is exactly what Zombie Army Productions does, and will be doing, for the new Legacy Adventure Park opening April 14 in Lockport.
The Homer Jr. High wrestling team won the Illinois Elementary School Association state competition held March 10 at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center in DeKalb.
The school finished first out of 116 teams and had 18 qualifiers, beating DeKalb Huntley by a final of 163-135 for the top spot.