Category Archives: Opinion Pieces

Durbin’s Pizza In Manteno – Great Pizza

I haven’t really been posting here in 2013 or doing anything here for that matter so my Manteno restaurant list is out of date. I used to love the Pizza Lady and for months I had waited for them...

Expired Food At Berkot’s – Again

When I first launched this web site I ran a story about expired and moldy food at the Manteno Berkot’s grocery store. Seeing green mold or expired dates on food at Berkots was a common occurrenc...

How To Keep Manteno Schools Safe

It is sad that we only worry about school shootings and other horrible things until after they happen. With so many shootings in recent years we should be constantly talking about gun laws, safety, me...

Manteno Lawyer Kathleen Fuhrmann – Citizen Of The Month

Kathleen Fuhrmann is a lawyer based out of Manteno, IL. She was recently named Pro Bono Volunteer Attorney of the Year. Mrs. Fuhrmann is one of around four attorneys in Manteno and she has been offeri...

Manteno.org Is For Sale – Own An Online Business

Update, July, 2013 – I will moving out of Manteno soon and will not be continuing this project. I haven’t even posted in 2013 as I’ve been busy with my other projects. My restaurant ...

ForePlay Bar – C4 Night Club In Manteno – Review

The Foreplay Bar and the C4 nightclub in Manteno have experienced many ups and downs in recent years. Both are located at 77 N Main St, Manteno and they are not two separate establishments. Several ye...

Tom McClain Ordered To Pay 6.8 Million

Everyone in Manteno knows the name “McClain”. Manteno’s Don McClain Ford has been a fixture in this town for many years. Tom McClain (57) was the owner of this car dealership. He has...

Expired Food At The Manteno Berkot’s Grocery Store

Have you ever bought something at the Berkot’s grocery store in Manteno that was expired? There have been many times when I would do a little grocery shopping at Berkot’s Super Foods in Ma...

Manteno Creamery Is Open – Best Ice Cream In Manteno?

This announcement is a couple of weeks late but better late than never. The Manteno Creamery opened their doors (windows actually) on the 24th of March. The Creamery is one of the two ice cream shops ...

Fitness Premier Gym In Manteno – Underhanded Practices

Several months ago my fiancé wanted to get a membership at the Fitness Premier in Manteno. I was very skeptical about the whole thing because fitness centers tend to use underhanded tactics and gimmi...