September 27, 2016By Jessie Molloy, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
The Lincolnway Special Recreation Association and the Village of Frankfort held the fifth annual Bike the Trail event Sept. 17 at Breidert Green Park in Frankfort.
Katy Crossett holds up a FaceTime of her sister-in-law, Ashley Crossett, during a fundraiser for Ashley held Sept. 17 at Gatto’s Italian Restaurant and Bar in New Lenox. Photos by Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media
September 26, 2016By Amanda Del Buono, Freelance ReporterNews
On Sept. 17, the Crossett family of Frankfort received an overwhelming amount of support when more than 270 friends, family members and community members came together at Gatto’s Italian Restaurant and Bar in New Lenox for Wheels for Ashley, a benefit event for Ashley Crossett.
The grilled salmon and shrimp dinner ($12.95 on special, $13.95 otherwise) at Frank’s Shrimp & Chicken incudes a piece of salmon and three jumbo shrimp served on a bed of rice, as well as garlic bread, coleslaw and the diner’s choice of sauces. Rebecca Susmarski/22nd Century Media
Two or three mornings every week, Frank Castro heads out the door before 6 a.m. to get a taste of international cuisine, but not for himself.
Musician Bernie Glim (left) strums his guitar on the final note of a song Thursday, Sept. 15, at the Hometown Hoedown cancer fundraiser at CD&ME in Frankfort. Photos by Rebecca Susmarski/22nd Century Media