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10 | January 25, 2018 | The Lockport Legend news lockportlegend.com THE GRANITE & MARBLE DEPOT Cabinets • Granite • Marble • Tile • Custom Showers • Fireplaces Stop by and view more than 200 samples! We have more than 350 full slabs of natural stone and quartz and thousands of remnants in our indoor showroom. State of art precision equipment for a custom fit. Starting at: GRANITE $ 35 sqft FREE estimates and design ideas by our experienced on staff interior designers FREE 16 Gauge Undermount Stainless Steel Sinks and 15 Year Sealer * 10 Colors 5 Colors FREE removal of your existing laminate countertops * The Granite & Marble Depot *Min. Purchase of 45 sq.ft. of Countertops. Restrictions Apply- See Store for Details Valid thru 2/24/18. OR QUARTZ $ 39 sqft (while supplies last, see an associate for details. Restrictions apply. Valid thru 2/24/18.) 19636 97th Ave. ~ Suite 1 • Mokena Showroom Hours M-F 8am-5pm • Sat. 9am-1pm • Sunday Closed INC. A RATING 708-479-7770 • mygranite.com Bridal Show Brides and Grooms Pre-Register Online by Jan. 29th. &beeligible for an LED TV drawing! Free Admission TUESDAY Jan. 30 th 6PM to 8PM Tinley VFW Hall 17147 S. OakParkAve. Formoredetails: tinleybridalshow.com Cross Of Glory Lutheran Church extends a HUGE... KONOW’S FARM 16849 S Cedar Rd. Homer Glen for the use of it’s facilities and its amazing hospitality for our two Christmas Eve services in the barn. The people at Konow’s made these barn services truly memorable!! Thanks so much!!! 14719 W. 163RD ST HOMER GLEN State Rep. Connor to discuss income tax at seminar Lockport Library to host Income Tax Seminar Submitted by the White Oak Library District The White Oak Library District is to present an Income Tax Seminar program from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26 at the Lockport Branch Library, 121 E. 8th St., second floor, Meeting Room B. State Rep. John Connor is to welcome Carol Portman, president of the Taxpayers Federation of Illinois, and Ralph Martire, executive director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, to discuss cost-saving tax credits and exemptions that may help residents keep more of what they earn. There is no registration required. For more information about this program at the Lockport Branch, contact the Adult Services Desk, Lockport Branch Library, at (815) 552-4260, or visit www.whiteoaklibrary. org. Visit us online at Lockportlegend.com

® lockportlegend.com news the Lockport Legend | January 25, 2018 | 11 Two weeks left to spread the love Valentine’s Day Coloring Contest deadline is Feb. 7 Bill Jones, Managing Editor The Valentine’s Day Coloring Contest is off and running. And this year, we are making it as easy as it has ever been to enter. Last week, we announced the return of 22nd Century Media’s annual competition. We provide you with a blank heart. Children fill it with love and creativity. Veterans receive cards right around Valentine’s Day. And a few lucky entrants win prizes, and even more get to see their work in print. We are once again asking children ages 3-12 to get creative by downloading the form from the home page of LockportLegend. com — or find it on Page 29 of this week’s issue of The Legend — creating just one outstanding valentine per entrant and sending those valentines our way. Entries must be mailed to or dropped off at 22nd Century Media Southwest Chicago c/o Editor Bill Jones, 11516 W. 183rd St., Unit SW Office Condo #3, Orland Park, IL, 60467. The deadline to submit entries is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7. Publisher 22nd Century Media’s Southwest Chicago staff will review all entries and select winners in each of three age groups — ages 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. The winning entries are to be published in The Legend’s Feb. 15 edition, along with other favorites, at the editor’s discretion. For this year’s contest, we will be picking first-, second- and third-place entries from each of the three age groups. All three of the 9- to 12-year-old winners are to receive two hours of free bowling for up to six people, including shoe rentals, along with a pizza and pitcher of pop, at Laraway Lanes, 1009 W. Laraway Road in New Lenox. The three 6- to 8-year-old winners will get a multiuse pass for the Splash Park run by the Mokena Community Park District. And the 3- to 5-year-old winning entrants will take home a $5 gift certificate to Dairy Queen, 950 E. 9th St. in Lockport. Winners will be chosen based on creativity and neatness. Entries must use and fit on the form provided. As in past years, 22nd Century Media Southwest Chicago is to team up with an area organization to help distribute the finished valentines — minus the entry forms information — to veterans. For more information, call (708) 326-9170 ext. 20 or email bill@opprairie.com. NEW YEAR. NEW SUCCESS. ADVERTISE YOUR BUSINESS IN CONTACT The Lockport Legend JULIE MCDERMED 708.326.9170 ext. 21 j.mcdermed@22ndcenturymedia.com Daddy-daughter time Submitted by the Lockport Township Park District The Lockport Township Park District is to once again host a Daddy Daughter Ball. This year’s ball is to be held from 6:30-9 p.m. on Feb. 26 at Prairie Bluff Golf Course, 19433 Renwick Road in Crest Hill. The event is for children ages 4 and older and their parents. The ball is to be a night fit for a princess, including a dinner, DJ, photo booth, raffle prizes and a princess performance followed by a meet and greet. The fee for the Daddy Daughter Ball is $30 for residents and $40 for nonresidents per person. For more information, visit www.lockportpark.org or call (815) 838-3621 ext. 0. Get ready to vote! coming Jan. 18-feb. 12 Categories include: Beauty • Dining Education Fitness & Recreation Health • Pets • Services Shopping • Vehicles Honor your favorite local businesses by voting for them in the third annual Southwest Choice Awards! Look for the ballot inside your 22nd Century Media newspaper or vote online at www.22ndcenturymedia.com/swchoice Jocelen and Brian Smith dance at last year’s Lockport Township Park District Daddy Daughter Ball at Prairie Bluff Golf Course. 22nd Century Media File Photo THE FRANKFORT STATION • THE HOMER HORIZON • THE LOCKPORT LEGEND THE MOKENA MESSENGER • THE NEW LENOX PATRIOT THE ORLAND PARK PRAIRIE • THE TINLEY JUNCTION