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Janice (left) and Samuel Lozada perform during their Mo’ Beat Blues show Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Mokena Community Public Library District. Photos by Jason Maholy/22nd Century Media
Barbara Januszewski (left) and Larry Narug clap along with the music Saturday, Feb. 25, during the Mokena Community Public Library District’s Mo’ Beat Blues performance.
Midge Saunders, of Mokena, takes in Lozada’s performance for the second consecutive year.
Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter
6:28 am CST March 2, 2017
Samuel Lozada was 17 years old when he was walking down a street in Gary, Indiana, and heard what he described simply as “a weird noise” emanating from a beachfront bar.