• 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.

  • The Sandburg girls tennis team prepares for the 2014 season.

    Ostrander hoping to make net gains

    August 15, 2014 By Erik Schmidt, Assistant Editor Sports, High School

    Where most coaches would see only a giant crevasse at the heart of their roster, Brian Ostrander sees nothing but opportunity.

  • Jeremy Taulbee (left) shows the children of Stone Church Day Care a 2-year-old reticulated python.

    Local woman puts a bow on reptile show

    August 15, 2014 By Erik Schmidt, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Emmett Pierce is just 2 years old, with a birthday coming up in October.

  • Joey D’Attomo (left), an Eagle Scout candidate from Orland Park Troop 318, and his mother, Deborah, pose for a photo Saturday, Aug. 9, at the Back to School celebration for diabetic patients at La Rabida Children’s Hospital. The celebration was held at Oak View Community Center in Oak Lawn.

    Orland Scout organizes fun fair

    August 15, 2014 By Elissa Chudwin, Staff Writer News

    Orland Park Boy Scout Troop 318 set up handmade games, multicolored balloons and snacks at the Oak View in Oak Lawn as part of a Back to School Fun Fair.

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