• Photo Submitted Actress/historian Leslie Goddard portrays Babe Didrikson Zaharias during a recent performance at the Tinley Park Public Library.

    The life of Babe

    July 1, 2016 By Jeff Vorva, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    To hear actress/historian Leslie Goddard tell it, Babe Didrikson Zaharias had a lot of the same qualities as the late Muhammad Ali.
    She was brash.
    She was a great athlete.

  • Tinley native earns prestigious Eagle Scout honor

    July 1, 2016 By Staff Report News

    In Frankfort, on the corner of Route 30 and Wolf Road, two new park benches have been placed.

  • Esther Pollitt (left) plants a kiss on the cheek of her husband George June 25 at the Welcome Home to All Veteran’s Celebration for veterans at the American Legion Post 615.

    American Legion event welcomes home all veterans

    June 29, 2016 By Jeff Vorva, Staff Writer News

    After a three-year tour of France, Holland and Germany as an Army medic in World War II including a stint under General George Patton, Rich Olund came home in 1946, and it wasn’t to a hero’s welcom

  • 10 Questions with Colin Kelly

    June 22, 2016 Sports, Athlete of the Week

    Colin Kelly is a junior attending Tinley Park High School and the first baseman of the varsity baseball team. 

  • Magician John Measner attends the annual Pet-Palooza on Orland Township’s grounds held Saturday, June 25. Photos by Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Pet-Palooza barks up the right tree for raising funds

    June 27, 2016 By Lee Edwards, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    The Orland Township hosted its annual Pet-Palooza to raise funds and awareness for the organization’s pet pantry to the delight of families and their furry companions Saturday, June 25, at its offi