• Siam Marina’s Thai banana duck curry ($25) is one of many Asian fusion dishes available at the Tinley Park restaurant, which is to celebrate its 23rd anniversary in November. Photos by Tim Carroll/22nd Century Media

    Former electrical engineer still experimenting with Asian fusion options

    October 18, 2017 By Tim Carroll, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    What do electrical engineering and running an Asian fusion restaurant have in common?
  • East's Jordan Corbett scores a touchdown Friday, Oct. 13, during the Griffins game against the Thunderbirds. Phoitos by Julie McMann/22nd Century Media

    East dominates the field in victory over Thornwood

    October 14, 2017 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    On a team loaded with talent, it’s not easy making a mark. But Lincoln-Way East junior running back Jordan Corbett did just that Friday, Oct. 13, in a Week 8 contest against Thornwood in Frankfort.
  • Pictured are (left to right) instructors Julie DeCarlo and Clare Lynch, Barre It All Founder Kelly Lucio, Manager Caitlin Cody and instructors Amanda McDermott and Jonelle O'Leary. Photos submitted

    Frankfort fitness studio Barre It All promotes wellness for participants

    October 18, 2017 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    The term “barre” might bring to mind little girls’ dance classes and tutus, but a new fitness studio is bringing the barre workout trend to town.
  • Jaleah Harris, left, and Kelly Kersh compete against one another in a game of bags at Fawn's Fall Fest & Pumpkin Farm in Frankfort. Megann Horstead/22nd Century Media

    Fawn’s Fall Fest & Pumpkin Farm offers family fun

    October 17, 2017 By Megann Horstead, Freelance Reporter News
    Tinley Park resident Kelly Kersh has one goal in mind: to make it a tradition to set aside time for fall, family fun.
  • Peter Claxton competes in a game of bocce at the Special Olympics Area 7's 12th annual bocce tournament Saturday, Oct. 14, at Roma Sports Club. Jason Maholy/22nd Century Media

    Special Olympians compete at bocce ball tournament

    October 17, 2017 By Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter News
    Bocce ball can be serious competition. It can also be a lot of fun.