• Kelly Sgarlata, an independent consultant with Tastefully Simply, speaks with guests during the second annual Benefit for Lulu’s Locker Rescue Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Orland Park Civic Center.

    Tickled pink by Lulu’s Locker

    September 2, 2014 By Erik Schmidt, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Raising breast cancer awareness and rescuing animals from shelters are two of the more beloved means of charity today, but rarely — if ever — do the two causes have a reason to cross paths.

  • Sandburg graduate Dylan Cruz is set to appear in the upcoming film "Flyway."

    Sandburg grad acting out

    September 2, 2014 By Erik Schmidt, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    To the untrained eye, this was an exceptionally odd time to be having a career crescendo.

  • T.J. McFarland pitches for the Baltimore Orioles. McFarland, an Orland Park native, serves as a reliever for the Major League Baseball franchise.

    McFarland comes home for series against Sox, Cubs

    September 2, 2014 By Chris Walker, Staff Writer Sports

    Sitting in the visitors dugout at U.S. Cellular Field hours before a series opener in August, Baltimore Orioles left-handed reliever and Orland Park resident T.J.

  • Sandburg Austin Wojtczak chips his ball onto a green Thursday, Aug. 28, at Silver Lake Country Club, during a dual meet against Lincoln-Way North. The Eagles took a 149-167 victory over the Phoenix, and Wojtczak took medalist honors.

    Home course plays to Eagles’ advantage

    September 1, 2014 By Chris Walker, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Golfers have an advantage when playing on their home course.

  • Doris (left) and Joe Marks perform a West Coast swing number during the Dancing with the Senior Stars audition held Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Orland Township administration building.

    Feels like just yesterday

    September 1, 2014 By Felicitas Cortez, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Wallflowers no more, Joe and Doris Marks demonstrated how to cut the rug.

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