The Lansing Journal journeys: Congo

submitted by Renée Hale 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 info@thelansingjournal.com with the following three pieces of information: The names of any people in the … Read more

Prairie State College woodwind group to perform November 15

WHITING, Ind. (November 13, 2019) – A woodwind group formed at Prairie State College will perform at the final Greening of the Arts concert Friday, November 15, at Calumet College of St. Joseph (CCSJ), 2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN. The Brilliant Etesian Ensemble will play at 7:00pm at the Barbara Goodman Black Box Theater. … Read more

Lansing resident named to Southland Development Authority

Kristi DeLaurentiis and 15 other members set to catalyze growth in the south suburbs information provided by South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association EAST HAZEL CREST, Ill. (November 12, 2019) – The Southland Development Authority, a new vehicle designed to grow the economy in the south suburbs, will launch Wednesday, November 13. The Authority will … Read more

Illinois hunters reminded to put safety first

Most hunting incidents involve elevated tree stands information provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (November 11, 2019) – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is reminding hunters to make safety their first priority as they head to the field for the state’s firearm deer, upland game, waterfowl, and other busy … Read more

November 15 is Opening Day for Picnic and Special Event Permit Sales, 2020 Camping Reservations

Permits, reservations available online and in person from Forest Preserves of Cook County information provided by Forest Preserves of Cook County COOK COUNTY, Ill. (November 11, 2019) – The new year offers numerous opportunities for Cook County residents to come together with family and friends. From birthdays and reunions to holidays and special event gatherings, … Read more

The Lansing Journal journeys: Nebraska and Colorado

submitted by Bert and Sandi Gangolf Bert and Sandi Gangolf traveled west last month, taking The Lansing Journal along and documenting their journey: 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! … Read more