Candidate info: District 510 South Suburban College Board Trustees

About the position What they do District 510 includes 18 villages, ranging in population from 1,532 (East Hazel Crest) to 56,831 (Tinley Park). With a population of 28,086, Lansing is the third largest village served by South Suburban College, so it is important for Lansing to have representation on the Board. What they’re paid $0/year … Read more

Candidate info: District 158* School Board Trustees

*Lansing residents living north of 186th vote for this Elementary School District. About the position What they do School Board 158 Trustees establish vision, adopt budgets, set calendars, approve curriculum, and hire the Superintendent, who oversees the five elementary schools in this district, all located in Lansing. What they’re paid $0/year Terms and meetings School … Read more

Candidate info: District 215 School Board Trustees

About the position What they do School Board 215 establishes policy to provide a school system that represents the best community and professional concepts of education. The Board oversees the Superintendent, who applies the policies and is responsible for the effective administration of the four schools in this district. District 215 includes Calumet City as … Read more

Candidate info: District 171* School Board Trustees

*Lansing residents living south of 186th vote for this Elementary School District. About the position What they do School Board 171 responsibilities include directing the Superintendent, overseeing the budget, approving curriculum, evaluating the educational program, and communicating the schools’ activities to the community. The two schools in this district are located in Lansing and serve … Read more

Current and former Visible Music College students to showcase original work

Autumn Fest 2018

Saturday, March 30, Living Word Church By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (March 2019) – Five Visible Music College students and alumni will be performing their original music at Living Word Church in Lansing on Saturday, March 30. From 7:00 to 9:00pm, the event, titled “Abounding: A Night of Worship,” will be a musical showcase opportunity … Read more

Sixth annual Open House coming to South Suburban College April 9

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (March 9, 2019) – South Suburban College will host a Community Open House on Tuesday, April 9, from 4:30–7:00pm at the college’s main campus in South Holland. The Open House will feature tours, demonstrations, raffle prizes, and more, providing opportunities for current and prospective students to … Read more

Visible’s Songwriting Master Class sells out

Guitar Master Class scheduled for April 12 by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (March 9, 2019) – Amaryah LaBeff, an instructor at Visible Music College, hosted a sold-out Songwriter Master Class at the college last weekend. This intensive two-part class is designed to help 15 people from the community improve their songwriting craft. Since choosing Lansing … Read more

Congresswoman Robin Kelly donates books to Lynwood school

information provided by the Office of Robin Kelly LYNWOOD, Ill. (March 5, 2019) – Congresswoman Robin Kelly personally delivered 150 books last Friday to Sandridge Elementary School in Lynwood, as part of the Library of Congress’ Surplus Book Program. “These donations not only help our schools and public libraries expand their collections, it’s an opportunity … Read more

Purdue University Northwest to celebrate CHESS Gallery grand reopening

information provided by Purdue University Northwest HAMMOND, Ind. (March 3, 2019) – Purdue University Northwest’s College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences Art Gallery will celebrate the launch of its newly changed location on March 5 from 5:00-7:00pm. The grand reopening will be commemorated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and exhibit showcasing students’ art and photography … Read more