• Orland Park acoustic duo Said the Heart — John Reidy (left) and Chris Saucedo — is set to release its debut album, “At Peace,” May 13. Phil Brooks

    OP acoustic duo Said the Heart to release debut album "At Peace"

    May 3, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    A recurring image of a lopsided heart is scattered throughout Said the Heart’s Facebook page, promos and pictures. A closer look reveals that the heart is made out two fingerprints, both fully representing the music project’s collaborators, John Reidy and Chris Saucedo.
  • Sandburg Head Coach Jim Fabianski communicates with his players during a game at Stagg. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Fabianski hits milestone Win 300 with Eagles softball

    May 3, 2016 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    For Jim Fabianski, “300” does not represent a number; it represents a journey. The veteran Sandburg softball coach notched his 300th career victory this past week.
  • The Baldinelli Favorite pizza (prices vary by size) comes topped with a thick layer of cheese, homemade meatballs, spinach, garlic and mushrooms at Baldinelli Pizza in Homer Glen. Rebecca Susmarski/22nd Century Media

    More than just pizza at Homer's Baldinelli

    April 29, 2016 By Rebecca Susmarski, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    While many people would refrain from eating garlic on a first date, Vince Distasio and Michelle Honein ordered a meal full of garlic on theirs, and pizza quickly became another one of th

  • Space Golf owner Ray Radelia is celebrating 10 years of his Orland Park entertainment spot being in business. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Space Golf stands as sci-fi monument 10 years later

    April 28, 2016 By F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    The strip mall along 94th Avenue in Orland Park is stacked with retail stores accented by large signs, inviting all to visit, shop and check off a task on the to-do list.

  • Sandburg boys volleyball player Peter Zachary celebrates a point April 20 during a game at Andrew. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    Sandburg boys volleyball soar over D230 rival Andrew

    April 27, 2016 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    It was close early in a battle between two Consolidated High School District 230 schools April 20, but thanks to its depth Sandburg prevailed over Andrew 25-17, 25-17.