• Chicago Bulls camp encourages children's passion for basketball

    July 20, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter Sports, Youth
    Boys and girls throughout the southwest suburbs received a crash course in basketball fundamentals this month at a weeklong camp run by professional coaches with the Bulls and Sox Youth Academy.
  • Johnny Russler and the Beach Bum Band perform Friday, July 13, at the inaugural Lincoln-Way Summer Fest at CD & ME. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Inaugural Lincoln-Way Foundation Summer Fest rocks for education

    July 19, 2018 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Lincoln-Way High School District 210 Foundation for Educational Excellence presented a fun, new way for the community to come together to support local schools on Friday, July 13, with its inaugural Lincoln-Way Foundation Summer Fest.
  • Front Country band members (left to right) Adam Roszkiewicz, Jeremy Darrow, Melody Walker and Jacob Groopman perform Saturday, July 14, at the eighth annual Frankfort Bluegrass on the Green festival. Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    Bluegrass festival brings weekend of music to Frankfort

    July 18, 2018 By Mary Compton, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    The sweet sounds of fiddles, banjos and mandolins floated through the air at Breidert Green on Saturday, July 14, as the Frankfort Bluegrass on the Green festival made its eighth consecutive appearance in the community.
  • The Frankfort Police Department has released images of subjects of interest in an arson and burglary case involving the Durbin's Pizza & Catering location in downtown Frankfort. Photos courtesy of Frankfort Police Department

    Breaking News: Arson, burglary reported at Durbin's Pizza in Frankfort

    July 17, 2018 By Nuria Mathog, Editor News, Breaking
    The Frankfort Police Department is investigating an arson and burglary that occurred the evening of Sunday, July 15, at the Durbin's Pizza & Catering location in downtown Frankfort.
  • John (left), Aidan (middle) and Declan Duggan collect toys for the 2017 Never Back Down Toy Drive, held annually in memory of 10-year-old Sean Duggan. Photo submitted

    Never Back Down Toy Drive is 10-for-10 in anniversary year

    July 17, 2018 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor News
    It’s been 10 years since their own No. 10 was taken too soon, but the Duggan family continues to honor the memory of their son Sean through the annual Never Back Down Toy Drive on Aug. 7 ­­— Sean’s birthday.