• Lincoln-Way Central's Katie Farr (left) and Lincoln-Way East's Bianca Cahue (right) compete for the ball on Friday, May 18, in the title game of the Class 3A Lincoln-Way East Regional. Photos by Julie McMan/22nd Century Media

    East wins regional title in Lincoln-Way crossover game

    May 22, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    For nearly two months, Brooke Johnston was filming her team's soccer games. Now she gets to watch film of her highlight.
  • Lincoln-Way East’s Luis Zavala spikes one between Lincoln-Way West defenders May 15. Zavala had three blocks in the win over the Warriors, and the Griffins clinched its eighth straight conference title.

    LW East clinches 8th straight conference title

    May 18, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    On an evening that Lincoln-Way East held its first ever boys volleyball alumni match, the current team continued the tradition many of those players were part of: the tradition of winning the conference.
  • Cast members of Curtain Call Theatre’s “12 Angry Jurors” rehearse a tension-filled part of the play on May 8. T.J. Kremer III/22nd Century Media

    ‘12 Angry Jurors’ a study in human character

    May 22, 2018 By TJ Kremer III, Contributing Editor Life & Arts

    Curtain Call Theatre in Mokena is currently preparing for its next production, “12 Angry Jurors,” a classic 1950s play and movie based on a jury deliberating a murder trial of a 19-year-old-man, up

  • Students from Hickory Creek Middle School perform their version of the musical “Fiddler on the Roof” on Saturday, May 19, at the school. Bob Klein/22nd Century Media

    Hickory Creek student actors debut 'Fiddler on the Roof'

    May 22, 2018 By Rochelle McAuliffe, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Hickory Creek Middle School’s production of “Fiddler on the Roof” ran from May 18 through May 20 in the school’s auditorium, and featured a company of more than 100 incredibly talented student performance members.
  • Participants race during the seventh annual Strive for 5 5K run and walk on Saturday, May 19, at Breidert Green in Frankfort. The event is held each year in memory of former Lincoln-Way East student Patrick Mizwicki. Julie McMann/22nd Century Media

    LWE runner remembered through Strive for 5 5K

    May 22, 2018 By Jessie Molloy, Freelance Reporter News
    Nearly 400 runners and walkers gathered at Breidert Green in Frankfort on the morning of Saturday, May 19, for the seventh annual Strive for 5 5K run and walk held in honor of Patrick Mizwicki.