The Lansing Journal journeys: Bradenton birthday

submitted by Jim and Judy Friesema Keep those Journals journeying! The Lansing Journal Journeys is an ongoing feature that was honored for “acceptance by readers.” Going somewhere interesting? Show off your award-winning hometown newspaper and snap a photo! Email your photos to with the following three pieces of information: The names of any people … Read more

Lansing Little League to accept Calumet City ballplayers

Information provided by Lansing Little League Lansing Little League has received permission from Little League International to register kids from Calumet City. All children living in Calumet City between Torrence Ave. and State Line Rd. and south of Sibley are invited to play Little League baseball with the ballplayers in Lansing. According to Lansing Little … Read more

IL Dept. of Revenue reminds taxpayers to take advantage of tax credits

Do you qualify for earned income tax credits? Information provided by the Illinois Department of Revenue SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (January 31, 2020) – With today marking the 14th annual federal EITC Awareness Day, Illinois Department of Revenue acting Director David Harris is reminding taxpayers to take advantage of valuable tax credits available like the Federal Earned … Read more

Applications available for prospective Lansing police officers

Applications available through February 21 Information provided by the Lansing Police Department LANSING, Ill. (January 30, 2020) – The next round of Lansing Police officer testing for individuals seeking to become part of the Lansing Police Department (LDP) begins on February 29, with applications available through the 21st. The position offers a $57,578 starting salary … Read more