Civil War: Skirmish on Magnolia Beach 150 years ago ended in hanging of Union sailor
He was ordered ashore with a party of sailors from the brig Perry on Dec. 5, 1863 to burn a schooner that was loading with turpentine in Murrells Inlet and preparing to run the Union blockade.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Romeoville Resident Jazmin Huerta Puts Artwork on Display at Lewis University
The biannual Senior Capstone Art Exhibition will be on display through Dec. 14 in the Lewis University Art Gallery with a special reception at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5. The free exhibit is open to the public from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. on weekdays and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on weekends.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
ENGAGEMENT - Jennings-Holman
JENNINGS HOLMAN ENGAGEMENT Jessica Jennings and Justin Holman, both of Morris, will be married June 28, 2014, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Seneca.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Fantastic Flyer: Bolingbrook's Kat Skinner Helps Lewis Earn a Tie for First
The Lewis University Mock Trial team tied for first place at the Seventh Annual Fantastic Flyers Tournament, held Nov. 16-17 on the Lewis campus.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Southtown Star
Local talent gets call in 'Mockingbird'
A number of local students are involved in Lewis University's production of "To Kill a Mockingbird," which is being staged through Nov. 24. The university's Philip Lynch Theatre is presenting Harper Lee's story, adapted for the stage by Christopher Sergel.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
'Boots to books' path pays off for Plainfield Central grad
Roman Ortega was the student council president and valedictorian at Plainfield Central High School in the late 1990s.
The Southtown Star
A class act: Orland Park woman wins teaching award
When Sulkowski was in her senior year at Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Sandburg psychology teacher Pat Sieloff asked her what she planned to study when she attended Lewis University after graduation.
Computer Engineering Degree Program Begins at Lewis University
Students in the new program will design and develop integrated hardware systems that push the boundaries of physics.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Bolingbrook Resident Sabra Thomas Lands Role in Lewis Production of 'To Kill a Mocking Bird'
Sabra Thomas is Calpurnia in Lewis University's Philip Lynch Theatre's "To Kill a Mocking Bird" adapted for the stage by Christopher Sergel.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
New Lenox resident Appearing in Lewis University Play 'To Kill a Mocking Bird'
From a Lewis University press release: New Lenox resident Allie DiMiele landed a role in the timeless classic To Kill a Mocking Bird .