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Local business makes a PAWS-itive impact

September 17, 2018 by Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter News, Community

BoJack, a 4-year-old German Shepherd mix, donned a bright yellow vest that read “Adopt Me” as he watched members of CrossFit Mokena do a series of workouts to raise money for his shelter.

The community and Crossfit...

Lemon-aiding in fight against cancer

by T.J. Kremer III, Editor News, Community

Lemonade stands are a fairly common sight during the summer. Lemonade stands that sell Arnold Palmers, chips and candy are a bit rarer. Lemonade stands that raise nearly $1,000 to help fight cancer, well, that’s the unicorn right there...

CrossFit Mokena to fundraise for P.A.W.S. of Tinley Park

by Staff Report News, Community

On Sunday, Sept. 16, CrossFit Mokena — located at 8421 W. 191st St., in Mokena — is scheduled to host its annual charity event. This year, the beneficiary will be P.A.W.S of Tinley Park. Last year, CrossFit Mokena raised more than $4,...

Southwest Area Music Teachers Association meeting announced

by Submitted by Southwest Area Music Teachers Association News, Community

The fall kick-off meeting of the Southwest Area Music Teachers Association, a local chapter of Illinois State Music Teachers Association, is scheduled to take place from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Sept. 21 in Mokena at the home of member Sarah...