Sandler’s Shoes takes steps toward more medical approach

by Ashlee De Wit LANSING, IL (August 30, 2019) — Under new ownership, a long-time Lansing business is taking steps toward a more medical approach to footwear. Derek Schwartz took over Sandler’s Shoes on Ridge Road in February 2019. Second-generation owner Beverly Sandler is expected to officially transfer ownership to Schwartz later this month. Sandler’s … Read more

Local history, local business: Class takes trip to Homewood Bat Company

by Ashlee De Wit HOMEWOOD, Ill. (May 10, 2019) — A parked yellow school bus rumbled in front of the former Illiana Christian High School building in Lansing, awaiting its students: a group of 40 adults, taking Jeff White’s five-week local history class. They’ve already been to Family Farms in Lynwood, Ill., visited a one-room … Read more