Agendas: Public Hearing, Village Board, and Committee of the Whole meetings – 7/16/19

LANSING, Ill. (July 14, 2019) – As reported earlier (July 12 article) a public hearing about the 2020 Village Budget will take place at 6:45pm, just prior to the regular Village Board meeting and the Committee of the Whole meeting. The agendas for all three meetings are posted below: Public Hearing—7/16/19 agenda (PDF) This public … Read more

Flanked by two seismic zones, Illinois is susceptible to earthquakes

IEMA encourages preparation information provided by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 11, 2019) – Records indicate Illinois and several other states in the central United States were rocked by some of the largest earthquakes ever measured in North American history. Illinois is flanked on its western and eastern borders by two active … Read more

Walgreens and kaléo partner to offer FDA-approved epinephrine auto-injector for infants and toddlers

Full AUVI-Q product line now available at Walgreens locations nationwide information provided by Walgreens DEERFIELD, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va. (July 13, 2019) – Walgreens and kaléo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company, announced that the AUVI-q® (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.1 mg auto-injector is available at Walgreens locations nationwide. AUVI-q 0.1 mg is the first and only epinephrine … Read more

The Lansing Journal journeys: Omaha, Nebraska

submitted by Lieutenant Colonels Koch and Koch Other people—adults and children—who want to follow the Yellow Brick Road can pick up a passbook and instructions at the Lansing Public Library, 2750 Indiana Avenue in Lansing, Illinois. The last day of the Wizard of Oz-themed scavenger hunt is August 10. Keep those Journals journeying! Doing something … Read more

Illinois State Museum Society hosting two day trips on Illinois history

August 10: Lockport Gallery and Old Joliet Prison; September 14: New Philadelphia and Huck Finn Freedom Center information provided by the Illinois State Museum Society SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 11, 2019) – The Illinois State Museum Society this week announced two upcoming day trips that invite participants to explore the history and culture of Illinois by … Read more