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Lockport’s vehicle stickers will soon be no more. The Lockport City Council voted 6-2 at their regular meeting Aug. 19 to approve a 3.5 percent electric excise tax for electric customers in the city.
Eric Skalac
George Czart formerly served as LTHS defensive coordinator
22CM Intern
A report released by a Minnesota-based attorney who advocates for sexual abuse victims names 395 alleged abusers and others with accusations of misconduct who have served, past and present, in the Catholic Church in Illinois.
Max Lapthorne
Jonathan McGilvery, 29, of the 400 block of Connor Avenue in Lockport, was charged by Lockport police with possession of a controlled substance, speeding and possession of cannabis May 28
Jacquelyn Schlabach

A body found in the Des Plaines River Friday, April 13, is that of a Lockport man missing since March 21, according to the Will County Coroner's Office.

Sean Joy, 20, was reported missing by his family from Lockport. On Wednesday, April 11, an unidentified leg was found in the Lockport Locks portion of the Des Plaines River. Two days later, Joliet first-responders found the rest of the body in the river.

According to the coroner's office, dental comparisons confirmed the body belonged to Joy. 

22nd Century Media Staff

The City of Lockport held a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday, Sept. 14, for a new pair of outparcel buildings in the Lockport Square development. 

Brittany Kapa
Debbi Mason had her eyes glued to the screens streaming election results on Tuesday, April 4, at 12 Handles Ale House in Crest Hill. With 21 of 24 precincts reporting and a narrow lead, she was apprehensive to celebrate anything just yet.
Max Lapthorne

A 20-year-old man was hit and killed by a train Tuesday evening at the C-N railroad tracks at W. 2nd Street and State Street in Lockport.

Jacob A. Hegeduis, of Lockport, was pronounced dead at the scene at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, according to a press release issued by the Will County Coroner at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21.

Danielle Tabor
On Monday, April 15, the Lockport Township High School District 205 Board of Education named John Greenan the new principal of East Campus.
Max Lapthorne
The Will County Sheriff’s Office responded to calls of shots fired at approximately 12:34 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 219 Riverview Ave. in unincorporated Lockport Township.
Aleksandra Ivanisevic