• The Fitzgibbon siblings — (left to right) Brayden, Brennan and Mackenna — pose for a family picture with Santa at Kids Can Do’s 30th anniversary and Christmas party Dec. 6. Kids Can Do helps children with occupational, speech-language and feeding, and physical deficiencies. Photos by Analisa Trofimuk/22nd Century Media

    Kids Can Do celebrates 30 years helping children

    December 19, 2018 By Analisa Trofimuk, Freelance Reporter News

    There was more than just the holidays to be celebrated this year at Mokena-based Kids Can Do: This holiday season marks the center’s 30th anniversary of serving children in multiple area

  • Candidates file for various offices

    December 18, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor Local Government

    Filing for public offices for the upcoming April election closed on Monday, Dec. 17.

  • Board approves contracts, evaluates strategic plan

    December 18, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News, School

    The D210 Board of Education held a brief board meeting at Lincoln-Way East Thursday, Dec. 13, followed by a special strategic planning meeting afterwards.

  • The Lincoln-Way Central Madrigals group takes their seats at the head table for the 49th annual Madrigal Dinner, held Dec. 6-8 at Lincoln-Way Central’s Fine Arts Center. Rochelle McAuliffe/22nd Century Media

    Lincoln-Way Central celebrates 49 years of Madrigal magic

    December 17, 2018 By Rochelle McAuliffe, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, The Arts
    Forty-nine years of excellence. Forty-nine years of tradition. Since 1970, the Lincoln-Way community has celebrated the season with the sound of music – performed by none other than their own Lincoln-Way Central Madrigal Singers. During the weekend of Dec. 6-8, the group once again enchanted the community with their 49th Annual Madrigal Dinner.
  • The eighth-grade Mokena Burros Cheer team celebrates its Pop Warner National Cheer Competition title Dec. 6 in Florida. Photo submitted

    Give me a B-U-R-R-O-S

    December 17, 2018 By T.J. Kremer III, Editor Sports, Youth
    Mokena Burros cheer squads take state titles at all levels, 8th-graders national champs.

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