• Frankfort residents Kay Gjersoe (left), Muriel Long (middle) and Fran Kalantzis share some laughs Wednesday, July 23, during the Stars & Stripes Forever Picnic hosted by the Frankfort Park District at the Founders Community Center. Photos by Jean Lachat/22nd Century Media

    Star-spangled seniors

    July 25, 2014 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    A sea of red, white and blue filled the banquet room of the Founders Community Center Wednesday, July 23, when the Frankfort Park District hosted its annual senior luncheon.

  • Speed limit on Pfeiffer Road increased to 40 mph

    July 25, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News, Village

    Drivers on Pfeiffer Road can soon put a little more pressure on their cars’ accelerators.

  • Victoria Hay, 10, of Frankfort, picks out some sweet treats at the Hannah Bee Honey booth Sunday, July 20, during the Super Sunday event at Breidert Green in downtown Frankfort. The event combined a Frankfort Car Club food drive for the Frankfort Food Pantry, the Frankfort Country Market and the Concerts on the Green series.

    Super Sunday showcases classic cars, hauls in food donations for pantry

    July 25, 2014 By Amanda Del Buono, Staff Writer News

    More than two dozen classic cars lined Kansas Street Sunday, July 20, for the Frankfort Car Club’s annual Super Sunday event in downtown Frankfort.

  • Lincoln-Way North graduate Julian Hylton (right) tries to get by a pair of defensive linemen during a game from the 2013 season. Hylton rushed for 2,528 yards in 2013 — placing him 19th in state history for single-season rushing yardage. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Hylton hopes to provide safety for Illini secondary

    July 24, 2014 By Randy Whalen, Staff Writer Sports

    Lincoln-Way North football coach George Czart had a feeling.

  • Brody Bolsoni (middle) completes a reception for positive yardage during the event. Photos by Jon DePaolis/22nd Century Media

    Griffins complete summer 7-on-7s by hosting four-team event

    July 24, 2014 By Dan Irons, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    After scrimmaging what seemed to be half of the high school football teams in Illinois over the past month, Lincoln-Way East appeared ready for one chapter of its preseason training to come to an e