• Pictured are members of the Home 2 Home Project team. The organization recently opened a space in Orland Park. Photo submitted

    The Home 2 Home Project: Homelessness to ‘Home Sweet Home’ efforts come to OP

    October 19, 2018 By Brianne Dougherty, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    The Home 2 Home Project — an expanding non-profit organization that partners with local homeless shelters to make a difference in the lives of individuals and families making the transition into a new home — recently opened a new location in Orland Park at 11525 184th Place.
  • UPDATED: Fleeing Orland Park carjacker hit construction worker, police officer while taking another vehicle in Oak Forest

    October 18, 2018 By Bill Jones, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    Police are searching for a man who allegedly took a woman’s car at gunpoint in the parking lot of an Orland Park restaurant and fled the scene, and then struck a construction worker and a police officer while taking another vehicle in Oak Forest.
  • Pictured is Providence High School in 1918, when it was located in Joliet. That year, the Sisters of Providence assumed administration of St. Mary Academy and changed its name to Providence Catholic High School.

    Providence Catholic to celebrate 100 years

    October 18, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter News, School
    More than a century ago, what is now known as Providence Catholic High School, began as a select commercial and finishing school for girls called St. Mary Academy. The school grew with the community around it and has undergone a lot of changes in the past century.
  • Von Maur to move into Carson’s space, as taxing bodies approve agreement

    October 17, 2018 By Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter News, Village
    The vacancy left at Orland Square by Carson’s departure less than two months ago has been filled prospectively. The redevelopment of Orland Square took center stage Oct. 15, as the Village of Orland Park Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve an intergovernmental agreement ...
  • The dynamic Sandburg doubles tennis team of Jayme Gross and Anna Loureiro gave up just one game en route to a sectional tennis title. PHOTOS BY JEFF VORVA, 22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Sandburg athletes have wild weekend rides

    October 17, 2018 By Jeff Vorva, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    Here is the state of Sandburg’s state action. Sandburg’s girls tennis team advanced both singles players and doubles teams to the Illinois High School Association state meet en route to the Stagg Class 2A Sectional title.

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