• The hand-breaded chicken tenders can be had with any of PDQ’s eight sauces and are the staple of the restaurant, which opened Sunday, Sept. 16, in Orland Park. James Sanchez/22nd Century Media

    The Dish: PDQ brings chicken-based menu to Orland Park

    September 19, 2018 By Tom Czaja, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Chain’s latest restaurant opened Sept. 16.
  • Debbie King, a member of VFW Post 725 Auxiliary, tends the raffle table at the Auxiliary’s ninth annual BBQ Bonanza Saturday, Sept. 15. King, now a resident of Rantoul, made the more than 90-mile trip to Mokena to help out with the event. Photos by T.J. Kremer III/22nd Century Media

    BBQ Bonanza raises big bucks for veterans

    September 19, 2018 By T.J. Kremer III, Editor News, Community
    Summer’s not over yet, and the Auxiliary of VFW Post 725 in Mokena took advantage of the summer weather as it held its ninth annual BBQ Bonanza Saturday, Sept. 15.
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    10 Questions with Grace Wilk, Lincoln-Way East girls golf

    September 19, 2018 By T.J. Kremer III, Editor Sports, High School, Athlete of the Week

    Grace Wilk is a junior on the Lincoln-Way East girls golf team

    How’d you get started in golf?

  • Lincoln-Way East’s Kailey White exhales after making a putt in Providence Catholic’s Celtic Swing Invitational at Ravisloe Country Club Saturday, Sept. 15. White led the Griffins with a score of 90. Tim Cronin/22nd Century Media

    Girls golf: LW East keeps eyes on prize

    September 18, 2018 By Tim Cronin, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Team focused on sectionals despite 11th place finish.
  • Emily Cygan, from New Lenox, wins her third place ribbon atop Snickers in Novice Sunday, Sept. 16. Photos by Analisa Trofimuk/22nd Century Media

    Nova riders show off skills

    September 18, 2018 By Analisa Trofimuk, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living
    Nova Quarter Horses hosted their Student Horse Show on Friday, Sept. 14, through Sunday, Sept. 17. The show featured more than 50 child competitors who showed off what they learned in class at Nova.