July 24, 2017By Jason Maholy, Freelance ReporterNews
When the Frankfort Park District was officially created in 1967, Main Park was the only publicly owned green space and gathering spot in the village.
Frank Hoogeweg (left), owner of Cedar Way Veterinary Clinic, receives a plaque from Emily Johnson (right) at a July 15 open house to mark the office’s 10th anniversary in New Lenox. Photos by Megann Horstead/22nd Century Media
July 24, 2017By Megann Horstead, Freelance ReporterNews
Cedar Way Veterinary Clinic invited the community to celebrate the New Lenox office and its 10th anniversary July 15 at an open house.
Members of the Frankfort Black Belt Academy (left to right) master Peggy Hoogheem, Angie Casamento, Matthew Frame, Haley Mazon, Vicki Truesdale and senior master David Kikoen pose for a photo at the American Taekwondo Association International’s Tournament of Champions last month. Photo submitted
July 17, 2017By Kyle LaHucik, Editorial InternLife & Arts
On her first flight in a small plane in the late 1970s, Cynthia Madsen could see her home from up above. At that point, she wasn’t an aviator; she just thought it would be fun to see the Chicago area from above.
Mokena residents Alan (left) and Caelen Haag enjoy ice cream, which was just one of the many attractions available to families during the Mokena Fire Protection District’s 100th Anniversary Celebration July 4 at the Mokena Metra station parking lot. Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media