• (Left to right) John Newton, Todd Randall and Mark Newton pose for a photo Thursday, March 8, while donating money to support the LWSRA’s sensory room. AMANDA STOLL / 22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Brewing beer & Doing Good: Brothers team up with Tinley Park brewer

    March 23, 2018 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    The name Woggly Square comes from a saying that John Newton’s 12-year-old autistic son Matt has. Though they aren’t sure what it actually means, it means something to them.
  • Steve Harrison, a native of Tinley Park, won a collegiate cornhole tournament that was broadcast on ESPN in December, and there are people urging the University of Florida junior to turn pro. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Bagging a New Career? Tinley Park native has a pro choice

    March 22, 2018 By Jeff Vorva, Sports Editor Sports
    Rather than represent professional athletes, Harrison could actually become a pro athlete himself - albeit in a sport with a name that may make people snicker or laugh out loud.
  • Hundreds of Tinley Park High School students exit the front of the building at 10 a.m. on March 14. VEJUNE SIDAUGAITE / TINLEY PARK HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR

    Walk Out: TPHS, VJA students make voices heard on National Walkout Day

    March 21, 2018 By Cody Mroczka, Editor News, School
    This wasn’t about partisan politics. This wasn’t about skipping class. It wasn’t a demand to administrators or legislators and there would be no tolerance for any rogue stunts or differentiations from the strict ground rules set for, and by, students.
  • Up from three last year, the Tinley Park Irish Parade featured four south suburban bagpipe and drum bands. PHOTOS BY LAURIE FANELLI / 22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Sunshine and Shamrocks: 19th annual Tinley Park Irish Parade

    March 20, 2018 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Tinley Park Chamber of Commerce, Tinley Park Bulldogs, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, VFW Post 2791, McGonigle Dental Associates, PAWS of Tinley Park and many more groups were all featured in the festivities handing out candy, beads and toys to excited children along the route.
  • On March 13, the Village of Tinley Park Committee of the Whole met regarding an annexation request on behalf of Leonard McEnery, Lenny’s Food N Fuel Harlem Avenue, LLC for his 4.87 acre property located at 19240 S. Harlem Avenue. VILLAGE OF TINLEY PARK IMAGE

    Tinley Park annexation request from truck stop draws heavy opposition

    March 19, 2018 By Cody Mroczka, Editor News, Village
    Citizens abutting a controversial business spoke for nearly an hour in firm opposition to an annexation request that would allow 24-hour video gaming and packaged liquor sales.



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