• The back porch of a home located at 211 Nebraska St. was scorched by a fire that broke out on Sunday, July 27, in the early evening. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Photos by Rebecca Susmarski/22nd Century Media

    Fire engulfs Nebraska Street home

    July 30, 2014 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor News

    A fire that broke out Sunday, July 27, resulted in no deaths but left a three-story Frankfort home severely damaged. 

  • Frankfort residents Kay Gjersoe (left), Muriel Long (middle) and Fran Kalantzis share some laughs Wednesday, July 23, during the Stars & Stripes Forever Picnic hosted by the Frankfort Park District at the Founders Community Center. Photos by Jean Lachat/22nd Century Media

    Star-spangled seniors

    July 25, 2014 By Rebecca Susmarski, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    A sea of red, white and blue filled the banquet room of the Founders Community Center Wednesday, July 23, when the Frankfort Park District hosted its annual senior luncheon.

  • Speed limit on Pfeiffer Road increased to 40 mph

    July 25, 2014 By Jon DePaolis, Editor News, Village

    Drivers on Pfeiffer Road can soon put a little more pressure on their cars’ accelerators.

  • Victoria Hay, 10, of Frankfort, picks out some sweet treats at the Hannah Bee Honey booth Sunday, July 20, during the Super Sunday event at Breidert Green in downtown Frankfort. The event combined a Frankfort Car Club food drive for the Frankfort Food Pantry, the Frankfort Country Market and the Concerts on the Green series.

    Super Sunday showcases classic cars, hauls in food donations for pantry

    July 25, 2014 By Amanda Del Buono, Staff Writer News

    More than two dozen classic cars lined Kansas Street Sunday, July 20, for the Frankfort Car Club’s annual Super Sunday event in downtown Frankfort.

  • Lincoln-Way North graduate Julian Hylton (right) tries to get by a pair of defensive linemen during a game from the 2013 season. Hylton rushed for 2,528 yards in 2013 — placing him 19th in state history for single-season rushing yardage. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Hylton hopes to provide safety for Illini secondary

    July 24, 2014 By Randy Whalen, Staff Writer Sports

    Lincoln-Way North football coach George Czart had a feeling.