Theatre at the Center announces Black Friday deals on 2018 season

Black Friday—November 24—from 9:00am to 2:00pm only Information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (November 15, 2017) – Theatre at the Center has just announced a special pricing opportunity for theater-goers—subscriptions for the 2018 season will be reduced to $140 for five hours on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. The offer is valid … Read more

Local Christmas concerts by South Holland Master Chorale

December 3 in Calumet City, Illinois; December 10 in Dyer, Indiana information provided by South Holland Master Chorale South Holland Master Chorale, under direction of Albert M. Jackson, will present its 15th annual Christmas concert at St. Victor Catholic Church, 553 Hirsch Avenue in Calumet City, Sunday, December 3, at 4:00pm. The 110-member chorale, joined … Read more

History Plaza update: history panels installed


Four themes of Lansing history artistically displayed by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (November 14, 2017) – Within about six hours, not stopping for lunch, Miklos P. Simon, Eliot Irwin, and Cory Wheelock installed the four themed panels that define Lansing’s History Plaza. The 10×5′ aluminum panels surround the centerpiece, showcasing four significant eras and characteristics … Read more

Ways Lansing Gives

an invitation from The Lansing Journal LANSING, Ill. (November 13, 2017) – Lansing is a generous community, particularly around the holidays. Angel Trees, Toys for Tots, Community Dinners—there are dozens of different ways that Lansing businesses, churches, schools, and other organizations extend a holiday helping hand. The Lansing Journal would like to compile a list … Read more

‘A Visible Christmas’ returns to Living Word Church

Sunday, December 3, 4:30 and 7:00pm information provided by Visible Music College LANSING, Ill. (November 7, 2017) – The Lansing, Illinois, location of Visible Music College is inviting the Chicagoland area to kick off the holiday season with “A Visible Christmas,” an annual Christmas concert hosted by Living Word Church. The concert includes Christmas favorites … Read more

Thornton Township offers free holiday dinner

Saturday, December 9, at South Suburban College Fitness Center by Melanie Jongsma SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 12, 2017) – Thornton Township Supervisor Frank Zuccarelli considers it part of his job to provide a “social service safety net” to the 17 municipalities within his township. The Holiday Dinner event his staff organizes every year is one … Read more

American Legion Auxiliary hosts successful Veterans Pancake Breakfast

Veterans Pancake Breakfast

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (November 11, 2017) – “We’ve had more than usual,” said Sandra Gangolf about the crowd at the Veterans Pancake Breakfast. Gangolf is President of Lansing’s American Legion Auxiliary, which organizes the breakfast each year. The pancake breakfast is usually scheduled for the Saturday before Veterans Day. This year the Auxiliary … Read more