• Michael Wlodarek, 45, and his son Joe, 10, both of Frankfort, entered into the Frankfort Square Park District’s Halloween decorating contest. The two are featured in front of one their decorated items, a scarecrow. photos by f. Amanda Tugade/22nd Century Media

    Locals show off Halloween spirit in contest

    October 18, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    There is a large, colorful sign posted on the front of Michael Wlodarek’s home on Benton Drive in Frankfort. 

    “Scare at Joe’s,” it reads. 

  • IEPA announces Tinley vehicle emission testing facility to close Nov. 1

    October 14, 2016 By Brittany Kapa, Assistant Editor News

    The vehicle emissions testing facility along Duvan Drive in Tinley Park will close effective Nov. 1, a spokeswoman for the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency said.

  • Tinley teen on the cusp of attaining Eagle Scout rank

    October 14, 2016 By Michael Gilbert, Editor News

    Boy Scout Troop 911 member Zach Unger knew exactly who he wanted to benefit from his Eagle Scout service project.

  • East bests Andrew with overtime goal

    October 12, 2016 By Jason Maholy, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    It was senior night at Lincoln-Way East as next summer’s graduates played the final regular season home game of their high school soccer careers, but it was a junior who scored the game-winning goa

  • Short-handed Titans little match for Hillcrest

    October 9, 2016 By Staff Report Sports, High School

    The playoffs are starting two weeks early for Tinley Park after the Titans suffered their fourth loss of the season.