Giving back Mokena Mayors Charitable Foundation hands out more than $15K to local groups, Page 4 In memoriam D210 renames auditorium in honor of late Madrigals founder, Page 5 That festive feeling As the seasons change, 22nd Century Media shares area event listings in this year’s Holiday Guide, Inside mokena’s Award-Winning Hometown Newspaper mokenamessenger.com • November 21, 2018 • Vol. 11 No. 15 • $1 A ® Publication ,LLC Coverage from Mokena’s annual Christmas Fest events, Page 3 Scores of Mokena residents brave the cold drizzle on Saturday, Nov. 17, to participate in the first Village photo since 2008. The Mokena Messenger was on hand to lend its camera for the photo after the original plan to use a drone was scrapped due to the inclement weather. Photo by Carl Hansen EARN A $30 GIFT CARD! Earn a gift card from Hicks Insurance just by referring a friend or family member! 708-532-7474 www.hicksinsurance.com Please make sure they tell us that you sent them!