• The Japanese scallops at Dancing Marlin, 20590 South La Grange Road in Frankfort, are seared, topped with yuzu pearls and served with potato cakes. Kirsten Onsgard/22nd Century Media

    Adventure inspires Dancing Marlin’s menu

    December 9, 2016 By Kirsten Onsgard, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    From Hawaiian shrimp trucks to Japanese street food, Dancing Marlin’s menu is a curated conglomeration of owner Ed Nemec’s culinary experiences.
  • Tinley Park High School students and guests dance together at annual Senior Citizen Holiday Party on Nov. 30. F. Amanda Tugade/22nd Century Media

    TPHS hosts luncheon, party for local seniors

    December 6, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Editor News, School

    Tinley Park High School’s gym looked a little different the morning of Nov. 30.

  • Celest Reiling, of Alsip, sips hot cocoa at Holiday Happenings on Saturday, Dec. 3. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Holiday Happenings returns to Tinley Park

    December 5, 2016 By Ryan Esguerra, Freelance Reporter News
    When the Village of Tinley Park founded the Holiday Happenings event 11 years ago, the town wanted an event that would combine all of the holiday celebrations that it had been having into one family friendly event. Now, well into its 12th consecutive year, Holiday Happenings has turned into all of that and more.
  • Andrew gymnast Claire Scheulin performs her floor routine during a meet against Homewood-Flossmoor on Wednesday, Nov. 30. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Andrew girls gymnasts committed to focusing on teamwork

    December 5, 2016 By Brittany Kapa, Assistant Editor Sports, High School
    Instrumental tracks ranging from Imagine Dragons, Fall Out Boy and Don Omar provided the background music, beat and atmosphere for both Andrew and Homewood-Flossmoor girls’ gymnastic floor routines. The Nov. 30 meet marked the first of the season, and Andrew was matched evenly against H-F.
  • Featured is a photo of last year’s Christmas tree at Zabrocki Plaza in Tinley Park. The 35-foot tall tree, which was lit at the Mayor’s Tree Lighting Ceremony, is a part of the Tinley tradition and kicks off Holiday Happenings. This year’s Holiday Happenings will take place from Friday, Dec. 2 to Sunday, Dec. 4. Photos Submitted

    Holiday Happenings stay true to Tinley Park tradition

    November 29, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Editor News, Village

    Thanksgiving Day is the first inkling of the holiday season, and the countdown to Christmas is surely well underway.