• Chrisi Mizera, in addition to being one of the Saints’ top pitchers, is hitting .323 this season. Derek Montgomery/CSS Athletics

    LW East grad shines at St. Scholastica, pitches perfect game

    May 1, 2015 By Chris Walker, Staff Writer Sports

    Chrisi Mizera experienced perfection April 13 in Duluth, Minnesota.

  • Day in the Life Frankfort/Frankfurt members Jerry Leonard (left) and Greg Grinstead take photos April 25 in a downtown Frankfort business. Photos by Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    Photo project creator visits Frankfort

    May 1, 2015 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Five U.S.

  • Frankfort residents Erin Skibinski (left) and Stephanie Kush took to the Athenaeum Theatre stage in Chicago May 3 to read pieces during “Listen to Your Mother,” a national live reading series. Photo Submitted

    Frankfort ladies hit the stage for ‘Listen to Your Mother’

    May 1, 2015 By Jennifer Nunez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Motherhood is challenging, rewarding, stressful, hilarious, exhausting, scary and wonderful all at once. It also is a constant that doesn’t go away when children turn to adults.

  • Kathy Pietras (left) was surprised by her son, Justin (right), with a birthday flying lesson April 26. Photos Submitted

    Flight instructor surprises mom for birthday

    May 1, 2015 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor News

    Flowers and jewelry typically make for nice presents for women, but one Frankfort mom recently received a more uplifting birthday gift.

  • Robert Alaniz (left) gives direction during filming of his 2006 feature “Bitterblue.” The film recently secured a distribution deal. Photo Submitted

    Filmmaker achieves goal, gets distribution deal

    April 29, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Editor Life & Arts

    It’s strange how fate works.