Unity Christian Academy starts second year of doing high school differently

High ropes courses, “crossing the line,” and team-building activities mark first week of “redefined” high school By Josh Bootsma SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (August 29, 2019) – Just over a year ago, South Holland Mayor Don De Graff stood with a crowd of teachers, students, board members, and community stakeholders and cut the ceremonial ribbon in … Read more

IDVA and IDPH respond to single case of legionnaires’ disease at Manteno Veterans’ Home

MANTENO, Ill. (September 2, 2019) – Last week the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) learned that a case of legionnaires’ disease was identified in a resident at the Manteno Veterans Home and notified all residents, families, and staff. The resident is being treated and is in stable condition. Manteno Veterans Home has been visited … Read more

Congresswoman Kelly announces five community health center grants

Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness to receive $136,000 information provided by the Office of Congresswoman Kelly CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (August 31, 2019) – Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness was awarded a grant of $136,000 from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services earlier this week. Four other community health centers in the south suburbs … Read more

Basketball tournament builds community through competition

Riverdale Park District wins 2019 championship by Ernst Lamothe, Thornton Township Communication Manager SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (September 1, 2019) – The third annual Taste of Thornton Township basketball tournament crowned the Riverdale Park District team as champions on Friday, August 23. This year the tournament was bigger in several ways. Eight teams, including a team … Read more

Head Honchos: two September performances in Lansing, Illinois

Head Honchos

September 6 at Bottoms Up; September 28 at JJ Kelleys information provided by Doug Deutsch PR LANSING, Ill. (September 1, 2019) – Head Honchos return to Lansing with a performance at Bottoms Up Bar & Grill (1696 Thornton-Lansing Road) on Friday, September 6, starting at 9:00pm. The Valparaiso-based band will be performing selections from Bring … Read more