• Lincoln-Way North girls volleyball coach Mary Brown talks with her team before the start of a game earlier this season, as she led the Phoenix to their best record in school history in the final year. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Brown to leave North with countless accomplishments

    November 25, 2015 By Randy Whalen, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    From the time she was young, Mary Brown always got the best out of people. She certainly got the best out of her girls volleyball teams at Lincoln-Way North.

  • LWAC Artistic Director Gregory Day conducts during the LWAC rehearsal in preparation for "Preview to the Holidays" on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Lincoln-Way East High School. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Holiday spirit with English flair

    November 19, 2015 By James Sanchez, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Thanksgiving might be drawing near, but the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale has been prepping to get area residents into the Christmas spirit. 

  • The Mac Daddy ($11) at Dancing Marlin in Frankfort is a mix of penne pasta with a blend of Gruyère, Hook’s cheddar and Wisconsin Parmesan cheeses, topped with crabmeat. Heather Warthen/22nd Century Media

    Comfort food finds home at Dancing Marlin

    November 19, 2015 By Heather Warthen, Chief Events Officer Life & Arts, Dining Out

    As temperatures get colder, comfort food is a must to take away the chill of a rainy or snowy day.

  • Lincoln-Way North wide receiver Pat Troike returns a punt for a touchdown against Hinsdale South Saturday, Nov. 14 during the IHSA 6A quarterfinal playoff game in Frankfort.

    Dream season comes to an end for Phoenix football after losing to Hinsdale South in 6A quarterfinals

    November 16, 2015 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor Sports, High School

    It felt as though the ball hung in the air for an eternity, but the result was nothing less than perfection when Phoenix quarterback Jake Arthur delivered a bomb in full stride to Jaylin Branch for

  • District 843 speech pathologist Patsy Bodach (right) assists Quinn Smith in using an iPad with Proloquo2go software during a demonstration of various communication devices Nov. 3 at Pioneer Grove Educational Center. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Evolving technology at LW 843 helps children to communicate

    November 11, 2015 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor News, School

    Adam Brown smiled jubilantly as took a seat on a bench outside of his classroom and indicated that he liked to eat cereal and apple sauce on his Go-Talk communication device.