Agendas: Village Board and Committee of the Whole meetings – 11/19/19

LANSING, Ill. (November 17, 2019) – Items for approval and discussion are included in the agendas posted below: Village Board—11/19/19 agenda (PDF) These are items that were discussed at the previous Committee of the Whole meeting and are now up for vote. Committee of the Whole—11/19/19 agenda (PDF) These are new items brought to the … Read more

The Lansing Journal journeys: White House

submitted by Mike Fish Keep those Journals journeying! The Lansing Journal Journeys is an ongoing feature that was honored for “acceptance by readers.” Going somewhere interesting? Show off your award-winning hometown newspaper and snap a photo! Email your photos to info@thelansingjournal.com with the following three pieces of information: The names of any people in the … Read more

Illinois Conservation Foundation accepting applications for 2020 Conservation Achievement Scholarships

Application deadline March 1, 2020 information provided by the Illinois Conservation Foundation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (November 16, 2019) – Applications are now being accepted by the Illinois Conservation Foundation (ICF) for the 2020 Conservation Achievement Scholarship program. The ICF annually awards scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in Illinois who demonstrate effective, voluntary, long-term dedication to … Read more

The Lansing Journal journeys: Golden Gate Bridge

submitted by Alice Banach See also: The Lansing Journal Journeys: Branson Keep those Journals journeying! The Lansing Journal Journeys is an ongoing feature that was honored for “acceptance by readers.” Going somewhere interesting? Show off your award-winning hometown newspaper and snap a photo! Email your photos to info@thelansingjournal.com with the following three pieces of information: … Read more

IDoA highlights $1 million in new funding to provide relief to family caregivers

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information provided by the Illinois Department on Aging SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (November 15, 2019) – November is National Family Caregivers Month, and the Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is highlighting its supportive dementia gap filling initiative, Caregiver Support Program, and the resources available for people who are caring for older Illinoisans. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, … Read more

Hundreds of millions of holiday packages expected 
between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day

USPS Sunday package delivery will expand to select major markets information provided by the United States Postal Service WASHINGTON, DC (November 14, 2019) – The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is ready to deliver more than 28 million packages per day between December 16 and 21, and will average 20.5 million packages per day through the … Read more

Health Care Industry Night coming to South Suburban College

Monday, November 18, 5:00–8:00pm information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 13, 2019) – South Suburban College (SSC) is hosting a Health Care Industry Night on Monday, November 18, from 5:00–8:00pm in the college’s Performing Arts Center. The event will include informational sessions and a panel discussion about SSC’s Nursing and Community … Read more

Jordan Scott Photo Exhibition on display at South Suburban College

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 14, 2019) – The Art & Design Department of South Suburban College is pleased to announce a special guest artist exhibition of photographs by Jordan Scott in the Photo Four through the Closing Reception on November 20 at 12:30pm. Scott received a Chicago Photography Academy … Read more