• Lockport’s Timmy Hoak follows through on a shot Dec. 5 during a match against Yorkville at Strike N’ Spare II in Lockport.

    Boys Bowling: Lockport looking strong as postseason approaches

    December 12, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Getting loud.That’s what the Lockport Township boys bowling team hopes to do in a few weeks when the postseason rolls around.
  • Barbara Eberhard, co-host of (art) Inspired! live lit, speaks at one of the group’s storytelling events Dec. 4 at the Gaylord Building. Photos by Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    Lockport group dedicated to the art of storytelling

    December 11, 2018 By Mary Compton, Freelance Reporter News
    Everyone has a story to tell. Lisa Colleen and Barbara Eberhard, co-hosts of the new storytelling group (art) Inspired! live lit, are well aware of this.
  • Homer Township Public Library Executive Director Sheree-Kozel La Ha delivers more than 500 items Monday, Dec. 3, to the Lockport FISH Food Pantry. The items were collected throughout November at the library as part of Food for Fines Month.Photo submitted

    Homer library’s Food for Fines Month to benefit Lockport food pantry

    December 5, 2018 By Jacquelyn Schlabach, Assistant Editor News
    Library patrons are all too familiar with the fines that can accumulate from lost books or late returns.
  • The pan-roasted barramundi ($25.99) is one of the top dishes at Cooper’s Hawk. The fish sits atop a bed of ginger rice and is surrounded by blistered green beans, grape tomatoes and a Thai lemongrass sauce. James Sanchez/22nd Century Media

    The Dish: Cooper’s Hawk brings upscale cooking, abundance of wine to New Lenox

    December 6, 2018 By James Sanchez, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Cooper’s Hawk recently opened its 11th Chicago-area location in New Lenox, only 14 miles apart from its first location in Orland Park.
  • Lockport’s Matt Hatzopoulos (left) looks to outmaneuver a Lincoln-Way West defender Friday, Nov. 30, at LTHS’s East Campus. The senior had a game-high 22 points for the Porters in the team’s 56-45 win.

    LTHS boys basketball defeats Warriors

    December 5, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    The Lockport Township boys basketball team celebrated Senior Night last weekend.