• (Left to right) Raymond Przybylski, John Levey, Betty Murray, Vivian McNally and Catherine Hallen won pots of gold for their festive attire during the St. Patrick’s Day event at Clarendale of Mokena. Photos by Amanda Stoll/22nd Century Media

    Oldies but goodies at Clarendale for St. Pats: Singer Kym Frankovelgia returns to Mokena for Irish holiday

    March 19, 2018 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    There was not a dry eye in the room when singer Kym Frankovelgia finished her set with “Danny Boy” during Clarendale of Mokena’s St. Patrick’s Day event on Friday, March 16.
  • Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210: Students, residents speak out against administrative actions

    March 19, 2018 By T.J. Kremer III, Editor News, School
    There was a larger than normal crowd on hand for the Thursday, March 15, Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 Board of Education meeting, and many were there to get answers to two recent administrative moves that left parents, students and residents scratching their heads.
  • The scene outside Lincoln-Way Central at 10 a.m. March 14, when thousands of other high schools around the country were participating in national walkout day. T.J. Kremer III/22nd Century Media

    Students, community react to #NationalWalkoutDay

    March 19, 2018 By T.J. Kremer III, Editor News
    As thousands of high schools around the country galvanized to show support for victims of last month’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and to raise awareness of gun violence by participating in national walkout day, Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 students were a no show, at least to anyone outside the buildings.
  • 22CM Boost, the newest division of 22nd Century Media, offers a variety of writing solutions to local businesses. Image Submitted

    22CM Boost offers writing services to local businesses

    March 16, 2018 By Staff Report News
    A new division from 22nd Century Media, publisher of The Mokena Messenger, aims to share the company’s way with words with local businesses.
  • Dylan Gorski scored the lone goal for Providence in its state quarterfinal loss March 7 to Stevenson at Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville. 22nd Century Media File Photos

    Hockey: Celtics can’t overcome penalties in state quarterfinal

    March 14, 2018 By Chris Walker, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Penalties have plagued Providence while Stevenson has had the Celtics’ number all season long. Nothing really changed during the March 7 quarterfinal game between the two teams in the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois Red Varsity Division state playoffs in Bensenville as the Patriots advanced with a 5-1 victory.



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