• The Griffins celebrate after defeating the Phoneix with a four-run rally in the bottom of the seventh. Jon DePaolis/22nd Century Media

    East beats North after wild seventh inning

    April 13, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor Sports, High School

    After giving up five late runs in the final two innings of a game Friday, April 11, the Lincoln-Way East softball team found itself down 9-7 to Lincoln-Way North in the bottom of the seventh.

  • Pictured is the New York Minute hot sandwich ($7) at D’Marie’s Deli in Mokena, alongside homemade Parmesan cheese chips. The pastrami sandwich comes dressed with sauerkraut and Thousand Island dressing. Sides include a pickle and the diner’s choice of potato salad, pasta salad or coleslaw. Rebecca Susmarski/22nd Century Media

    D’Marie’s flows to a classic tune

    April 13, 2014 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    It’s hard to sit in a brown-cushioned chair at D’Marie’s Deli and talk with owner Gil Rimsnider and not feel as though one is sitting on a couch at home, talking with an old friend.

  • Ron Edwards (right) and Marta Koonce, portraying President Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln, welcome international guests Saturday, April 5, in front of the Pickwick Society Tea Room in Frankfort. Felicitas Cortez/22nd Century Media

    World travelers visit Frankfort as part of Lincoln Highway tour

    April 13, 2014 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Forget the big city. The villages of Frankfort and Mokena are hoping to soon be an important part of international travel itineraries.

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    Frankfort Village Board picks contractor for building expansion

    April 13, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News, Village

    The Frankfort Village Board unanimously picked a contractor Monday, April 7, for the 10,000-square-foot Village Administration Building expansion project.

  • Board of education unanimously approves hiring of new superintendent

    April 4, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News, School

    Frankfort School District 157-C is no longer without a permanent superintendent.



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