Congresswoman Kelly announces five community health center grants

Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness to receive $136,000 information provided by the Office of Congresswoman Kelly CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (August 31, 2019) – Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness was awarded a grant of $136,000 from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services earlier this week. Four other community health centers in the south suburbs … Read more

LOOP Bicycle Ride registration still open

Fall ride will launch from Fox Pointe Saturday, September 21, 5:00pm (Early-bird discount available through September 13) by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (September 1, 2019) – Each annual LOOP Bicycle Ride offers a combination of tradition and innovation, and this year’s—the seventh annual—will switch things up again. Regular participants will first notice the timing is … Read more

Village issues Public Meeting Notice for Wentworth Ave improvement project

Thursday, September 12, 10:00am, at Village Hall by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (August 26, 2019) – At the August 20 Village Board meeting, Village Administrator Dan Podgorski announced that a Public Meeting will be held regarding the Wentworth Avenue resurfacing project scheduled to take place in 2020. A memo from Assistant Village Engineer Steve Kaminsky … Read more

Another Summer Haiku for Lansing readers

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (August 27, 2019) – “I wrote this five/seven/five seventeen-syllable haiku especially for the Lansing Journal’s Haiku Project,” wrote Valentina Ranaldi-Adams. “I usually write Modern English Language Haiku, which does not use this form.” We are pleased that our little writing project has encouraged creative people to explore new forms of … Read more

Tailgate Party at Fox Pointe to include more than just traditional tailgating

Cars, grills, a raffle, football skills competition for kids, video game truck—oh, and the Bears vs. Packers game on giant video wall by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (August 26, 2019) – Admission is free to the giant Tailgate Party the Village of Lansing is hosting at Fox Pointe on Thursday, September 5, though actual tailgaters … Read more