• Diane Cooper (middle), of Mokena, poses for a photo Sunday, Sept. 7, with members of the 501st Legion, a group of “Star Wars” fans who dress in authentic costumes from the movie series. Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    Frankfort boy visited by members of Vader’s Fist

    September 19, 2014 By Jennifer Nunez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Carter McCann has battled to stay healthy for more than a year.

  • Pictured are the strawberry cream cheese crepes ($8.49) at EggCetera Cafe in Mokena. Danny Ciamprone/22nd Century Media

    EggCetera owner changes gears to restaurant business

    September 19, 2014 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    At a glance, EggCetera Cafe in Mokena can be deceptive to the average breakfast and lunch connoisseur.

  • Illustration by Shannon Mashek/22nd Century Media

    District 210 receives ‘clean’ audit, passes 2014-2015 budget

    September 19, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News, School

    Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 received a “clean bill of health” Thursday, Sept. 11, shortly before adopting its 2014-2015 budget.

  • Lincoln-Way East junior running back Liam Morrissey (right) tries to get an extra yard Friday, Sept. 12, during a rushing attempt against Stagg in Palos Hills. Morrissey ran for three touchdowns in East’s Week 3 victory. Photos by TD Paulius/Midwest Lacrosse Photography

    Griffins shut out previously unbeaten Chargers in Palos Hills

    September 16, 2014 By Dan Irons, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    For a team “still trying to establish an identity,” Lincoln-Way East sure looked like it was well on its way to finding one Friday, Sept.

  • Jaylin Branch gets by an Andrew defender Friday, Sept. 12, during a Week 3 victory for Lincoln-Way North.

    Phoenix pound T-Bolts 49-14 in Week 3

    September 16, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor Sports, High School

    Jaylin Branch said it’s a lot of fun playing on the Lincoln-Way North football team right now.