• Jaylyn Scott (right) shows her classmate and friend Cartier Banks how to cut the top of a bowl Dec. 5 during a pottery demonstration at Sandburg High School. Mary Compton/22nd Century Media

    Sandburg, D135 students get together for pop-up art show

    December 14, 2017 By F. Amanda Tugade, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Inside one of Sandburg High School’s classrooms, students Grace Lum and Himani Soni were spotted sitting across from each other at a long, narrow table. The two seniors, both 17, were working on a part of their final project for AP Studio Art.
  • Paul McNamara (left) shares a laugh with former radio personality and newly minted author Terry Boers Saturday, Dec. 9, during a book signing event at Barnes & Noble in Orland Park. Photos by Jon DePaolis/22nd Century Media

    Chicago sports radio royalty maintains connection with fans in Orland Park

    December 13, 2017 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter Sports
    Terry Boers, the former 670 The Score radio personality and Chicago Sun-Times sportswriter, had quite the homecoming Saturday, Dec. 9, as approximately 100 people lined up at the Barnes & Noble in Orland Park to meet him and get signed copies of Boers’ new book.
  • Following five-hour closed session, D230 School Board unanimous in dismissal of cheer coach

    December 13, 2017 By Meredith Dobes, Freelance Reporter News, Breaking, School
    Amid allegations of sexual harassment against Stagg High School Athletic Director Terry Treasure and following more than five hours of closed session at a special meeting Dec. 12, after nearly two months of postponing a decision, the Consolidated High School District 230 Board of Education voted unanimously to dismiss Stagg High School head cheerleading coach and Orland Park resident Bridget Guzior.
  • Alena O’Connor, of Jerling Jr. High School, works Dec. 1 on making a bird-themed donation box during a Teen Inc. Service Club meeting at Orland Park Public Library. Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    Teens volunteer at library to help animals

    December 12, 2017 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter News
    Modern teenagers often are referred to as Generation Z, but they may go down in the history books as Generation G for their giving nature, as many of them always are looking for new ways to help the community.
  • Team 22: Football (Defense) 2017

    December 12, 2017 By Staff Report Sports, High School

    22nd Century Media chose the best football student-athletes based on coach recommendations and player statistics in its seven-town southwest suburban coverage area to place them on one s


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