Beard and Moustache Competition raises thousands of dollars for local charities

information provided by the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau TINLEY PARK, Ill. (February 15, 2020) – Over $10,000 was recently donated to three local charities, thanks to the 2019 National Beard and Moustache Championships. The competition took place in Tinley Park on November 8 and 9, 2019. Together We Cope, PAWS Tinley Park, and … Read more

South Suburban College announces 2020 women’s conference and expo

“Vision 2020 Sharpen Your Focus” – Friday, March 13 Information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (February 11, 2020) – South Suburban College (SSC) has announced its 2020 Chicago Women’s Conference will take place on Friday, March 13, from 7:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., located at the college’s main campus in South Holland, Illinois. This … Read more

School District 158 announces Kindergarten registration dates

information provided by School District 158 LANSING, Ill. (February 14, 2020) – For children who live in Lansing School District 158 and who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2020, Kindergarten registration will open in early March. All Kindergarten registrations will take place at Lester Crawl Primary Center (708-474-4868), 18300 Greenbay … Read more

The Lansing Journal journeys: Raffle winner

Carol Willmes, Daily News subscriber Keep those Journals journeying! The Lansing Journal Journeys is an ongoing feature that was honored for “acceptance by readers.” Choose a unique location or fun situation and snap a photo of your award-winning hometown newspaper! Email your photos to with the following three pieces of information: The names of … Read more

Congresswoman Kelly to deliver Valentines made by students to veterans

information provided by the Office of Robin Kelly SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill (February 13, 2020) – Congresswoman Robin Kelly will deliver Valentine’s Day cards made by Manteno Junior High School students to veterans at the Manteno Veterans Home and at Arden Courts in South Holland on Valentine’s Day, February 14. She is scheduled to stop first … Read more