• Joy Turner (left), of Lockport, gives her sister-in-law Laura Alberts, of Orland Park, flowers Thursday, May 19, to wish her luck before she performs Natalie Cole’s “Let’s Face the Music and Dance.” Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Orland Park’s Laura Alberts becomes first woman to win Orland Township’s Senior American Idol

    May 23, 2016 By Jeff Vorva, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    During the fourth running of Orland Township’s Senior American Idol competition Thursday, May 19, Laura Alberts sang three songs including “Luck Be a Lady Tonight.”

  • T-Bolts offense on fire, wins regional

    May 24, 2016 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    When Nikki Novak was brought up to the Andrew varsity soccer team toward the end of her freshman year, she got to experience a regional championship.It took her three years, but she got to experien

  • Veterans perform the rifle salute at a previous Memorial Day ceremony. This year’s ceremony is to take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 30. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Ceremony to honor those who made ultimate sacrifice

    May 23, 2016 By Michael Gilbert, Editor News

    No matter the weather, Tinley Park will again honor all those who died while serving our country during what is expected to be an emotional Memorial Day ceremony Monday,

  • Andrew principal Robert Nolting addresses the Class of 2016 on May 18 during the school’s commencement ceremony. Photos by Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    TPHS, Andrew say goodbye to Class of 2016

    May 20, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor News, School
    Darius Allen arrived at Tinley Park High School at 7:30 a.m. May 18 and quickly retreated to the weight room, while most of his friends and fellow classmates strolled into the building a little after 9 a.m. to attend a senior breakfast held at the gym.
  • 22nd Century Media File Photo Tinley Park pitcher Annalisse Scott, pictured in a previous game, gave up only one hit May 17 in a complete-game shutout against Lemont.

    Scott’s near-perfecto, hot bats lead TPHS past Lemont

    May 19, 2016 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    Annalisse Scott was nearly perfect. The Tinley Park softball team hopes its postseason is.