Happy Teacher Appreciation Week, Lansing teachers!

by Ashlee De Wit LANSING, Ill. (May 5, 2020) – This week is officially Teacher Appreciation Week, and this year, teachers deserve some extra appreciation. The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted the lives of teachers—along with administrators, staff, students, and parents—across the nation. Illinois schools have been closed for in-person learning since March 17, and Governor … Read more

Church volunteers reach out to help Lansing residents during pandemic

by Ashlee De Wit LANSING, Ill. (March 16, 2020) — Village Trustee Jerry Zeldenrust is coordinating efforts between the Village and local churches to help local residents who are in need of assistance during the COVID-19 outbreak. “The Municipal Center anticipates that many of our elderly who are self-quarantined may be in need of deliveries … Read more