• Magician Dirk Spence performs a trick at last year’s Discover Tinley Expo. Spence, better known as Mr. D, is celebrating 30 years of magic.

    Mr. D still magical 30 years later

    April 18, 2014 By Erik Schmidt, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    For 30 years and counting, Dirk Spence has been a rainy day’s worst nightmare.

  • Andrew senior pitcher Hannah Thielmann fires to home plate during the Thunderbolts’ 6-1 win over Sandburg Friday, April 11.

    T-Bolts blow it open late, top Sandburg

    April 18, 2014 By Jeff Vorva Sports, High School

    Even by Andrew’s lofty standards in girls softball, it was a pretty good week.

  • Brew and Vine quenches thirsts

    April 18, 2014 News

    With more than 70 beer, wine and food vendors to choose from, it pays to have a game plan to make the most at the fifth annual Tinley Park Brew and Vine Festival.

  • Village receives grant money for signalization project

    April 18, 2014 By Michael Gilbert, Editor News, Village

    State Sen. Michael Hastings (D-19) came to the Village Board meeting Tuesday, April 15, bearing one huge gift for Mayor Ed Zabrocki - a check for $200,000.

  • Crisis Center for South Suburbia volunteer Marlene Long acknowledges the crowd after being honored Friday, April 4, at the organization’s 35th anniversary celebration.

    Gala held to celebrate Crisis Center’s 35th anniversary

    April 14, 2014 By Jeff Vorva Life & Arts

    Between the two of them, Midlothian’s Marlene Long and Palos Park’s Barbara Najib have 59 years of volunteer experience with the Crisis Center for South Suburbia.