The origins of the story began several years ago, when George, a Harvey firefighter who grew up in Orland Park, met Renee, who has Tinley Park roots and today works in Orland Park. Through friends, they met at a Lockport festival and soon were dating and subsequently living together.
Collin Wilma has been a hitting and pitching force for Tinley Park High School’s baseball team this season. JEFF VORVA/22ND CENTURY MEDIA
Last year, for a 23-10 team that lost in the regional title game to an Oak Forest team it had beaten twice in the regular season, Wilma went 8-2 with 66 strikeouts and two saves, while also batting .360 and playing third base.
(Left to right) Tinley Park residents Amy Summers and Mary Jaslowski sample wine and beer at the 9th annual Tinley Park Fest held on April 15 at the Tinley Park Convention Center. LAURIE FANELLI / 22ND CENTURY MEDIA
April 16, 2018By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
The 9th annual Tinley Park Brew & Vine Fest held April 14 at the Tinley Park Convention Center united local brewmasters and beer drinkers to celebrate the perfect pint.
Sickbert also gave a presentation on the district’s next phase of expansion with computer-generated designs for the additional classrooms, new cafeteria/multipurpose rooms and music rooms at Fierke and Kruse Education Centers. CODY MROCZKA / 22ND CENTURY MEDIA
Sickbert, who is managing the projects for the district, said the lowest bidder was so low it gave him concerns. After further consultations with DLA staff, the bidder ended up rescinding the offer. The second lowest bidder failed to include allowances in its estimates and therefore withdrew, as well.
I had a personal reason for wanting to see the movie “Chappaquiddick,” which depicted the July 18, 1969 death of young campaign worker Mary Jo Kopechne, and the subsequent cover-up and reframing of events by Sen. Edward Kennedy and his faithful posse of powerful insiders. I wanted to see how they depicted what I found and reported in the Boston Herald American.
Although commissioners can only offer a recommendation to be considered before a vote on the proposal, the Board of Trustees would be well served to carefully consider its conclusion, when it most likely reaches one on April 19.