Local candy shop relocates in Frankfort

October 10, 2018 by  

Kernel Sweetooth has moved to new location in Frankfort after having left the city late last year.

The new shop is larger than [Read more]

Unique fall festival comes to Frankfort area

September 19, 2018 by  

The Midwest Wizard of Oz Fest will be taking place shortly in Tinley Park. This town is sufficiently close to Frankfort that its residents are sure to want to attend this special festival with a magical theme.

Many activities are [Read more]

Adirondack chairs to be displayed in Frankfort fall festival

August 25, 2018 by  

The Frankfort Fall Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary this September with a tropical-theme ‘Escape to Paradise’. [Read more]

Grand marshal selection marks special Frankfort fall festival

July 16, 2018 by  

The grand marshal for the annual parade that takes place during the Frankfort Fall Festival has recently been named by Bob Peters, chairman of the festival for this year.

Marla Krippel, a member of [Read more]

New candy shop opens in Frankfort

June 27, 2018 by  

Dave and Pam Rafalski recently opened a second location of Raffy’s Candy Store in downtown Frankfort. The store fills a gap left by the closing of the Kernel Sweetooth last year.

The store will offer a [Read more]

Frankfort farmers’ market set to start summer season

May 30, 2018 by  

The Frankfort County Market recently opened in the historic downtown area of the village.

Two new vendors have been [Read more]

Referenda for park districts approved by Frankfort and Frankfort Square

April 15, 2018 by  

Referenda were recently passed by the voters of Frankfort and Frankfort Square to generate funds for future projects for the park districts of both communities.

The district of [Read more]

Frankfort athletic director becomes hall of famer

March 14, 2018 by  

The former athletic director of Reavis and Lincoln-Way East High Schools in Frankfort, David Brost, will be inducted into the Hall of Fame of the [Read more]

Barbeque restaurant in Frankfort remodels for new look and offerings

February 28, 2018 by  

A remodeling project is underway at the Smokey Barque in downtown Frankfort, which is not only renovating its interior but changing its name to [Read more]

Frankfort area center houses children in need

January 28, 2018 by  

The Night’s Crisis Center has recently been set up in West Frankfort so that children in nearby Frankfort and Southern Illinois have a place to go during times of family emergencies, such as [Read more]

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