LARC welcomes Mayor Eidam

Personal donation leads to interpersonal connections by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 16, 2018) – At a March 28 meeting in the LARC conference room, Mayor Patty Eidam shared a story about the LARC crew that picks up litter around the Lansing Municipal Center. Whenever she sees them, she gets up from her desk, goes … Read more

Coffee with a Cop moves to Lansing’s new Dunkin’ Donuts

Friday, April 27, 9:00–11:00am by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 13, 2018) – Coffee with a Cop is a nationwide program designed to increase conversational interactions between police and community members. The Lansing Police Department’s upcoming Coffee with a Cop will give people an opportunity to not only meet police officers, but also experience the … Read more

‘Why I’m applying for the Human Relations Commission’

Human Relations Commission

Five applicants share their thoughts by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 4, 2018) – For the first time in 21 years, Lansing is forming a new Commission—and it’s a Commission with a particularly difficult assignment. The Human Relations Commission will be tasked with helping Lansing develop a culture that embraces diversity, promotes inclusion, inspires involvement, … Read more

Sunnybrook School District prepares for third annual 5K

Saturday, May 19, 9:00am, at Heritage Middle School information provided by Sunnybrook School District 171 LANSING, Ill. (April 7, 2018) – Preparations are underway for the Sunnybrook School District 171 Education Foundation’s third annual 5K Walk/Run/Bike on Saturday, May 19, at 9:00am at Heritage Middle School. The event will not only raise money for Sunnybrook … Read more

Lansing Fire Department hiring Firefighter/Paramedic

Applications available through April 14; application deadline April 21 information provided by the Lansing, Illinois, Fire Department LANSING, Ill. (April 6 11, 2018) – The Village of Lansing Board of Fire and Police Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Probationary Firefighter/Paramedic. The starting salary is $55,452 plus benefits. Application packets were made … Read more