Walgreens takes actions to support customers during COVID-19 pandemic

Joins White House and industry partners to provide access to government-run COVID-19 testing facilities information provided by Walgreens DEERFIELD, Ill. (March 15, 2020) – Last week Walgreens announced a number of steps it is taking in its stores and pharmacies across the US to help support customers and patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: Beginning Friday, … Read more

Calumet Memorial Park District announces phased suspension of programs

Beginning Sunday, March 15, until Wednesday, April 1 by Targett Johnson, Executive Director, Calumet Memorial Park District CALUMET CITY, Ill. (March 15, 2020) – We find ourselves in a challenging time, both globally and locally. The COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated many difficult decisions, including the temporary closure of museums, zoos, theaters, and schools here in … Read more

Lansing police arrest two for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance

information provided by the Lansing Police Department LANSING, Ill. (March 14, 2020) – On March 10, 2020, the Lansing Police Department’s Tactical Unit executed a search warrant on a hotel room at the Travel Lodge hotel in Lansing. Joey M. Montgomery, age 29 of Lansing, was taken into custody and ultimately charged with Unlawful Possession … Read more

Agendas: Village Board and Committee of the Whole meetings – 3/17/20

LANSING, Ill. (March 15, 2020) – Items for approval and discussion are included in the agendas posted below: Village Board—3/17/20 agenda (PDF) These are items that were discussed at the previous Committee of the Whole meeting and are now up for vote. Committee of the Whole—3/17/20 agenda (PDF) These are new items brought to the … Read more

First cases of coronavirus disease in central and southern Illinois

State also identifies first case associated with a long-term care facility information provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 14, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Public Health today (Saturday) announced the first cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in central and southern Illinois. A Woodford County resident in his 70s and … Read more