• The short ribs ($21) at Dancing Marlin in Frankfort are thick-cut and Korean-style with a soy-ginger glaze, wasabi mashed potatoes, green onion and sesame seeds. Photos by Max Lapthorne/22nd Century Media

    The Dish: Fall menu full of surprises at Dancing Marlin

    October 18, 2018 By Max Lapthorne, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    This year’s fall menu at Dancing Marlin was created with the goal of putting unique twists on classic dishes.
  • Trumpet players Josh Beaumont (left) and Sam Arient perform with one of the LTHS bands at the fall concert Thursday, Oct. 11, at the school’s East Campus.

    LTHS bands perform fall concert at East Campus

    October 17, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, The Arts
    The LTHS concert and wind symphony bands recently took to the auditorium stage at East Campus to perform various selections for their fall concert, which has become the traditional first of four concerts performed during the school year.
  • Senior Hannah Pacheco is honored Thursday, Oct. 11, during Senior Night at LTHS. photos by Jeff Vorva/22nd Century Media

    Girls Volleyball: Porters fight hard against rival Eagles on senior night

    October 16, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Jill Hook looked at the Lockport Township girls volleyball schedule before the season started and right away one match caught her eye.
  • Ed Casper made a trip from California to visit friends at the veteran pancake breakfast on Sunday, Oct. 14, at VFW Post 5788 in Lockport that was put together by the Homer Glen Junior Woman’s Club. Photos by Geoff Stellfox/22nd Century Media

    Breakfast at Lockport VFW helps support veterans

    October 16, 2018 By Amanda Del Buono, Freelance Reporter News
    Although Veterans Day and Memorial Day are obvious times for the community to pay their respects to our veterans, honoring and supporting them is something the Homer Glen Junior Woman’s Club believes should always be done.
  • Lockport sophomore Ben Sluzas putts during state competition Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Den at Fox Creek Golf Course in Bloomington. He took home the individual Class 3A championship at the event. Photos by Clark Brooks/PhotoNews Media

    Golf: Lockport’s Sluzas secures state title with torrid finish

    October 15, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Ben Sluzas has heard the legendary stories. Now the Lockport Township sophomore is part of one. Sluzas put together a fantastic finish with a birdie and an eagle on his final two holes to win the Class 3A individual state golf championship.