Glenwood Academy announces annual Thanksgiving Luncheon

Wednesday, November 14, at Chicago’s Drake Hotel information provided by Glenwood Academy GLENWOOD, Ill. (October 29, 2018) – The annual Thanksgiving Luncheon is Glenwood Academy’s signature fundraising event. Proceeds benefit the organization’s unique programming, which includes an unparalleled academic curriculum in a residential environment. With on-campus health services, counseling, a military leadership program, and unique … Read more

Halloween dangers for pets

information provided by the North Central Veterinary Emergency Center HIGHLAND, Ind. (October 29, 2018) – Veterinarians at North Central Veterinary Emergency Center encourage people to watch out for these Halloween hazards to cats’ or dogs’ health and safety. Corncobs, pumpkins, and other gourds can fragment if ingested and can block airways or digestive tracts. Keep … Read more

South Suburban College basketball star drafted into NBA G-League

Jovan Mooring was 13th pick overall information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (October 26, 2018) – Former Hillcrest High School and South Suburban College (SSC) men’s basketball star player Jovan Mooring was drafted in the first round by the Grand Rapids Drive of the National Basketball Association (NBA) G-League during their annual … Read more

USPS offers Halloween safety tips for families

information provided by the United States Postal Service LANSING, Ill. (October 26, 2018) – The United States Postal Service is asking moms, dads, and school officials to remind children about taking extra precautions during Halloween festivities to avoid potential accidents around mailboxes and postal vehicles. With Halloween coming up on Wednesday, October 31, and with … Read more

Governor announces expansion of Starved Rock, Matthiessen state parks

State acquires 2,629 acres of open space from Lone Star Industries information provided by the Office of the Governor OGLESBY, Ill. (October 26, 2018) — Governor Bruce Rauner announced yesterday the state has acquired 2,629 acres of property in LaSalle County to protect natural resources and expand recreation opportunities, tourism, and economic development near Starved … Read more

Obituary: Robert Kazmierowski

January 30, 1925 – October 25, 2018 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home Robert Kazmierowski, age 93 of Lansing, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 25, 2018. Robert was the loving grandfather of: Traci (Allen) McReynolds, Jon (Kim) Stob, Joshua and Christine Stob. Cherished great grandfather of: Gavin and Reagan McReynolds, Josh Stob, and … Read more