• Jason LeBeau (left) and his daughter Emerson, 6, dance Friday, Feb. 6, at the Frankfort Park District’s annual daddy daughter dance, held at the Founders Community Center. Photos by Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    Park district hosts annual daddy daughter dance

    February 13, 2015 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    The chilly winter weather didn’t stop 155 guests from attending one of the Frankfort Park District’s most popular events of the year. 

  • Glen LeDuc (right), of Frankfort, has his head shaved by Michele Kilpatrick Friday, Feb. 6, at Lincoln-Way North’s annual St. Baldrick’s fundraiser. LeDuc and his son Zachary, a North sophomore, raised $230 for the event, which raised near $15,000. Photos by Jean Lachat/22nd Century Media

    North students, community members raise more than $15,000 for St. Baldrick’s

    February 13, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Editor Life & Arts

    The efforts of Lincoln-Way North students, staff and community members have added up over the years, and now — after another successful event — the group has combined to raise nearly $100,000 over

  • Lincoln-Way East cheerleaders Mia Corazzi (left), Amanda Graham (middle) and Nicole Judd compete along with their teammates Saturday, Feb. 7, during the Illinois High School Association state finals in Bloomington. East won the large-team division, taking home a first-place trophy for the second straight season. Photos by Rick Sanchez/RickSanchezPhotography.com

    Meant 2 be

    February 13, 2015 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Sports, High School

    East cheer team takes state for second straight year

  • Denny Hrusecky (left), of Frankfort, and Bourbonnais resident Dale Barnes taste some chili Sunday, Feb. 8, at the annual Winter on the Green Chili Cook-off at Breidert Green in downtown Frankfort. Photos by Jean Lachat/22nd Century Media

    Hundreds turn out for annual chili cook-off

    February 13, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News

    With temperatures nearing the 40s and remnants of an early February snowfall still clinging to Breidert Green, hundreds turned out Sunday, Feb.

  • Pictured is the late Matt Domzal with his newborn son, James. Domzal was killed in a motorcycle accident this past summer, and the ice rinks he used to construct at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Frankfort were recently named after him in his honor. Photos Submitted

    Winter ice rinks named after late St. Anthony parishioner

    February 13, 2015 By Jennifer Nunez, Staff Writer News

    St. Anthony Catholic Church in Frankfort has offered the community two recreational ice rinks for more than half a decade.

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