Marian Catholic High School to host second Open House

Sunday, November 24, 1:00–4:00pm information provided by Marian Catholic High School CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (November 17, 2019) – Marian Catholic High School will hold an Open House on Sunday, November 24, from 1:00-4:00pm. The event, open to the public, is especially intended for prospective 7th- and 8th-grade students and parents who are considering choosing Marian … Read more

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