• Trail’s Edge Brewing’s brisket grilled cheese ($13) has brisket, Swiss cheese, kale Brussels slaw and Thousand Island dressing, and it is served on marble rye. Photos by Jacquelyn Schlabach/22nd Century Media

    Trail’s Edge Brewing Co. a trailblazer for beer in Frankfort

    May 22, 2018 By Thomas Czaja, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    There is a stretch of the 22-mile Old Plank Road Trail that runs through downtown Frankfort.

  • Sandburg’s baseball team hoists the Do It Stevie’s Way trophy after beating St. Laurence, 6-0, Saturday, May 19, in Crestwood. JEFF VORVA/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Baseball: No minor matter, Sandburg wins Stevie’s Tournament

    May 22, 2018 By Jeff Vorva, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    Sandburg’s baseball team steamrolled into the postseason by winning the SouthWest Suburban Conference and then becoming the first public school team to win the seventh Do It Stevie’s Way Tournament.
  • Curet

    Police charge two with intent to deliver laughing gas

    May 21, 2018 By Bill Jones, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    Two Pennsylvania men reportedly were caught in Orland Park in an SUV packed with canisters of laughing gas. Jose M. Curet, 27, of 121 Pennshire Drive in Lancaster, and Joshua Priest, 27, of 473 Meadowlark Lane in Manheim ...
  • Marie Zidek, an Orland Park native, coaches DePaul during an April scrimmage against Notre Dame at Mother McAuley. JEFF VORVA/22ND CENTURY MEDIA.

    Orland Park native is new DePaul volleyball coach

    May 21, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, Alumni-College
    Growing up in the Southwest suburbs, Marie Zidek received a great sense of family values. Now Zidek, who has many ties to Orland Park, is taking that sense of family on her new job. That is the head coach of the DePaul University women’s volleyball team.
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    Orland Park police nab man who allegedly fought with, fled from Chicago cops

    May 18, 2018 By Bill Jones, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    A Chicago man accused of fighting with Chicago police officers and fleeing was indicted Friday, May 18, by Orland Park police after they caught him following a foot pursuit in the village last month.