Scenes from Munster Theatre’s ‘Pajama Jam,’ featuring Lansing’s Jackie Protsman

by Katie Arvia MUNSTER, Ind. (October 17, 2019) – Two weeks ago, Fashionette owner Jackie Protsman was a vendor at the Pajama Jam, a dinner theatre event hosted by Munster’s Theatre at the Center to promote their fall production, The Pajama Game. Protsman sold Katz brand pajama sets for $20 each. Other vendors attending the … Read more

Lansing’s Fashionette to sell pajamas at ‘Pajama Jam’

October 3 dinner theatre event celebrates The Pajama Game by Katie Arvia MUNSTER, Ind. (September 26, 2019) – On October 3, Munster’s Theatre at the Center will host “The Pajama Jam,” a unique dinner theatre event in conjunction with their current on-stage production, The Pajama Game. Jackie Protsman, owner of Lansing’s Fashionette clothing store, will … Read more

LFD joins with three other fire departments in Cornerstone Training

Lansing Fire Department logo

by Katie Arvia LANSING, Ill. (August 31, 2019) – The Lansing Fire Department will be working closely with Calumet City, South Holland, and Dolton fire departments during a September Cornerstone Training. The Cornerstone Program is offered by the Illinois Fire Service Institute, which supports advanced learning principles for fire services throughout the state of Illinois. … Read more

Royalty visits Lansing, Illinois

Prince Alexander and Princess Katherine attend banquet at Serbian Social Center by Katie Arvia LANSING, Ill. (June 24, 2019) – It’s not every day that royalty visits Lansing. On June 14, Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia visited St. Archangel Michael Orthodox Church and the Serbian Social Center. They were guests of … Read more

10th annual Community Clean-Up Day ‘a great success’

Cold, rain, snow don’t stop Lansing residents from making a difference by Katie Arvia and Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 27, 2019) – The rain started around 9:30am on the already-cold Saturday morning, yet hundreds of intrepid Lansing residents kept their commitment to participate in the 10th annual Community Clean-Up Day. Volunteers from church congregations, … Read more