• Lincoln-Way Central Abi Baumgartner puts up a shot Thursday, Jan. 19, during the Knights’ 71-69 overtime road loss to New Lenox rival West.

    Girls basketball: Gutsy defense leads to West's overtime victory over Central

    January 20, 2017 By Frank Gogola, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Lincoln-Way West senior Stephanie Athanasoulis had a hunch Lincoln-Way Central was playing for the tie, not the win.
  • Farrell scored a 9.25 on balance beam Jan. 7 at the Sandburg Invite, her highest score of the season. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    With talent and grit, gymnastics star Una Farrell eyes state final

    January 18, 2017 By Frank Gogola, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Lincoln-Way co-op junior Una Farrell couldn’t watch the second day of competition at the gymnastics state meet last year.
  • This BBQ Burger ($12) at Side Street American Tavern in Tinley Park features an antibiotic-free patty with cherrywood bacon, onion strings, cheddar cheese, lettuce and BBQ sauce, garnished with a pickle and seasoned fries. Photos by Brittany Kapa/22nd Century Media

    Side Street combines unique flavors with entertainment

    January 18, 2017 By Brittany Kapa, Assistant Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Side Street American Tavern offers more than just good food.

  • Lincoln-Way Marching Band member Becky LiVigni practices prior to her performance with the color guard and the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Jan. 7 at the Alamodome in San Antonio. Photo Submitted

    Remembering the Alamodome: Lincoln-Way spinner soars to the big stage

    January 17, 2017 By Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Remember the Alamodome. A Lincoln-Way Central senior who performed at the indoor stadium earlier this month as a member of the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band will certainly do that ...
  • Students (left to right) Turner Doran, Trevor Hon, Ryan Kraft and Dylan Walenga cheer on competitor Joey Berardelli during the National Geographic Bee Friday, Jan. 13, at Mokena Junior High School. Photos by Amanda Stoll/22nd Century Media

    Bee Buzz: Seventh-grader wins MJHS geography bee before crowd of peers, teachers

    January 16, 2017 By Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor News
    To anyone outside the gymnasium, it must have sounded like a sporting event.



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