Coom’s Corner opens in Lockport

Coom’s Corner Sports Grill (1225 E. 9th Street in Lockport) held its grand opening on May 10. Lockport Township High School graduate Ron Coomer, former MLB All-Star and current Chicago Cubs radio analyst on WSCR-AM 670, is part-owner of the ...

Supply Drive for MorningStar Mission

State Rep. John Connor, Lockport, is sponsoring a women’s supply drive throughout the month of May to benefit the women at MorningStar Mission’s Women and Family. Connor’s office will be collecting new, unopened boxes of feminine products including tampons, pads, ...

Lockport’s Roxy Theater announces summer movie series

Throughout this spring and summer, the City of Lockport’s Summer Art Series Committee will be hosting Movies at the Roxy and would like to invite the public to the newly renovated Roxy Theater in downtown Lockport to view the following ...

Lockport warded $1.025M grant

The City of Lockport was recently awarded a $1,025,000 Grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) for Railway Crossing Safety Improvements. The grant will fund four improvement projects at three of the City’s railway ...

Connor bill to report Vet home condition

In response to the deadly Legionnaire’s Disease crisis at the Quincy Veterans Home, state Rep. John Connor, Lockport, is backing legislation to address the situation and prevent future outbreaks.

Gaylord Building opening reception for new exhibition

The Gaylord Building will hold an opening reception at 6pm on Friday May 11th to introduce the public to its newest installation, rePORT: Introducing the Artists of unLOCK.

Lockport’s Porter Dental Center hosting free dentistry Day

Residents in the Lockport community and surrounding areas will have the opportunity to receive free dental services at Porter Dental Center on Friday, April 20.

Lockport mayor talks successes, challenges ahead in State of the City

Lockport Mayor Steven Streit highlighted the city’s successes over the past year and some of the challenges that lie ahead in his annual State of the City address on Tuesday April 10.

White Oak Library April Events

Check out what's happening at one of the White Oak Library District's location in the month of April.

Lockport invites public to join city project

The Lockport Poetry Project will begin with a free poetry writing workshop at the White Oak Library Lockport Branch on April 14, 2018 at 11am. Project organizer Sam Love will offer a brief overview of the project and lead in ...

Connor sponsoring measure to block lawmaker pay raise

State Rep. John Connor, Lockport, is sponsoring a measure that would block an automatic pay increase for Springfield lawmakers.

White Oak Library events for March

Find out what's happening at White Oak Library District branches in March.

Spring exhibit at Gallery Seven

The Chicago Society of Artists will hold its annual exhibition of members work at Gallery Seven in the historic Gaylord Building in Lockport Il, from March 8th through April 7th.

White Oak hosting MLK event

As part of this year’s “The Great Read” special events, the White Oak Library District to present “A Struggle for a Dream: the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” at its Lockport Branch Library.

Gallery Seven opens in Lockport this week

Gallery Seven has found a new home in Lockport at the Gaylord Building. Ten artists are putting the final touches on their second floor gallery.