Thursday, December 25
A jolly good time: The 2nd Police District hosted a Christmas party on Tuesday, Dec. 16.
Thursday, December 18
There are plenty of local events to spread the holiday cheer this season.
The Somerton Spartans football team recently won the Mighty Mites Division (9 and under) championship in the Northeast Suburban Athletic Conference (NESAC) with a 30-0 victory over Calvary A.A. It was Somerton’s first football championship in any division in about 30 years, according to team officials.
Hanukkah started Tuesday night, and Santa Claus will be visiting Northeast homes in a week. Besides exchanging gifts, local folks are looking forward to sharing meals with loved ones.
Nov. 17 through 30
Line dancers donating toys
Two more members of the Northeast-based Ironworkers Local 401 on Tuesday pleaded guilty to their roles in incidents that caused destruction at construction sites.