• East forward Courteney Barnes comes up with a steal Thursday, June 25, en route to a win over Lincoln-Way Central. Photo by Mike Lorenz/22nd Century Media

    East ends summer league play on high note

    July 2, 2015 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor Sports, High School

    Heading into summer league play, Lincoln-Way East coach Jim Martin wanted to stress “team unity,” and while it may have been just a month of play, the Griffins are riding high heading into play nex

  • The alla Vince’s with veal ($22) has been a favorite at RoccoVino’s Italian Restaurant in Orland Park since its opening. The dish also comes in chicken ($17) and shrimp ($21) varieties. Bill Jones/22nd Century Media

    RoccoVino’s continues to put twists on tradition

    July 2, 2015 By Bill Jones, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Whether or not they have ever stepped inside the establishment, Orland Park residents are likely familiar with RoccoVino’s Italian Restaurant.

  • Brent Kappel, a Lincoln-Way East graduate who appeared on screen in the new “Jurassic World” film, attends a party June 12 at his parents’ home in Mokena. Tristan Zeier/22nd Century Media

    One Dino-Mite Experience

    June 28, 2015 By Danny Ciamprone, Contributing Editor Life & Arts

    No music is playing ­­—rather, the sounds of pouring rain, bickering among park visitors and hungry roars of a tyrannosaurus rex ensue.

  • Jamie Lynn Ferguson

    Telling Frankfort’s story, 10 years and counting

    June 28, 2015 By Jon DePaolis, Contributing Editor News

    The Frankfort Station officially celebrated its 10th anniversary on June 22, 2015.