• Bikers take off during the Bike the Trail event on Sept. 17 at Breidert Green in downtown Frankfort. Photos by Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Bicyclists of all levels ride local bike trails at LWSRA fundraiser

    September 27, 2016 By Jessie Molloy, Staff Writer Life & Arts
    The Lincolnway Special Recreation Association and the Village of Frankfort held the fifth annual Bike the Trail event Sept. 17 at Breidert Green Park in Frankfort.
  • The Knights’ defense swarms a Falcons ball carrier. Jason Maholy/22nd Century Media

    LWC coasts past Thornridge with big first half

    September 26, 2016 By Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    If Lincoln-Way Central’s players were not fully engaged and ready to play when they arrived in Dolton Friday, Sept. 23, their hosts certainly made sure to help get them in the right state of mind.
  • Katy Crossett holds up a FaceTime of her sister-in-law, Ashley Crossett, during a fundraiser for Ashley held Sept. 17 at Gatto’s Italian Restaurant and Bar in New Lenox. Photos by Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Hundreds come out to support Frankfort woman at fundraiser

    September 26, 2016 By Amanda Del Buono, Freelance Reporter News
    On Sept. 17, the Crossett family of Frankfort received an overwhelming amount of support when more than 270 friends, family members and community members came together at Gatto’s Italian Restaurant and Bar in New Lenox for Wheels for Ashley, a benefit event for Ashley Crossett.
  • Members of the Lincoln-Way Marching Band play Sept. 10 during the band’s first Community Night at Lincoln-Way Central’s football field. Photos by Julie McMann/22nd Century Media

    More than 300 members of the LW Marching Band play at Community Night

    September 20, 2016 By Lee Edwards, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    A crowd of students, parents, teachers and well-wishers filled the bleachers at the Lincoln-Way Central football field on Sept. 10 to see the Lincoln-Way Marching Band perform at its inaugural Community Night.
  • Jacob Culver, of Mokena, prepares to throw a disc at Hole 4 Sept. 11 during the Mokena Community Park District’s annual Ace Race held at The Oaks Disc Golf Course. Jon DePaolis/22nd Century Media

    Disc golf tournament brings area athletes to The Oaks

    September 19, 2016 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter News

    Everything came up aces for the Mokena Community Park District’s annual Ace Race event Sept. 11.



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