TF South club offers a “Taste of the Holidays”

LANSING, Ill. (November 4, 2017) – The purpose of TF South’s Cultural Exploration Club is to “provide all students with an opportunity to learn about other cultures which are represented within our school and society.” The club’s December 1 “Taste of the Holidays” is one such opportunity, and the broader community is invited to participate. … Read more

Lansing gets a dog park

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At last by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 24, 2017) – Dog lovers throughout Lansing have been requesting a dog park for years, and 2018 will be the year their wishes come true. At the October 16 Park Board meeting, the Lan-Oak Park District released a preliminary artist’s rendering of a proposed dog park that … Read more

Festival of Lights opens Monday, November 27

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (November 1, 2017) – The Lansing Historical Museum’s “Festival of Lights” has become a Christmas-season tradition in Lansing, Illinois. Opening November 27 and running through January 6, 2018, the exhibit will include 30 Christmas trees from around the world, along with displays, costumes, nativity scenes, Santas, recipes, and explanations of … Read more

Illiana presents Fall Play

information provided by Illiana Christian High School On November 2, 3, and 4, the Illiana Drama Department will present Emma, Jane Austen’s romantic comedy about the mischievous Emma Woodhouse, who plays matchmaker of Highbury to comically disastrous effect before all is set right in the end. Tickets are $8.00 and are available to the general … Read more

Lansing’s second Dunkin’ Donuts celebrates with ribbon-cutting

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 27, 2017) – The wind was cold, but the coffee was hot and the fellowship was warm at the Dunkin’ Donuts in north Lansing. The Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce organized a ribbon-cutting ceremony, and Owner Sanjay Tilva welcomed Mayor Eidam, Clerk Vivian Payne, several Village Trustees, members of … Read more