Sure to be a hit: Winterhoff Park gets music-themed addition

by Ashlee De Wit LANSING, Ill. (January 18, 2019) – If new park equipment is music to your ears, you will love the recent addition to Lansing’s Winterhoff Park. A xylophone, drums, and chimes have been installed next to the playground equipment in a feature called “Symphony at Winterhoff Park.” The Lan-Oak Park District decided … Read more

Million Dollar Quartet coming to Munster

Theatre at the Center announces cast for run beginning February 14 information provided by Theatre at the Center MUNSTER, Ind. (January 14, 2019) – Director Daryl Brooks has cast Zach Sorrow as Elvis Presley, Michael Kurowski as Jerry Lee Lewis, Tommy Malouf as Johnny Cash, Zachary Stevenson as Carl Perkins, Sean Fortunato as record producer … Read more

Love Letters celebrates 30th anniversary at Munster’s Theatre at the Center

One performance only: Sunday, February 3, 2:30pm information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (January 11, 2019) – To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Broadway debut of Love Letters, a play by A.R. Gurney, Theatre at the Center (TATC) will showcase one exclusive performance on Sunday afternoon, February 3, at 2:30pm. This production, … Read more

A year of firsts

2018 in Lansing, Illinois by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (January 2019) – The Lansing Journal published 1,074 articles in 2018, averaging 89.5 stories each month. Our least prolific month (July, for some reason) saw 64 stories published; our busiest month (September) boasted 113. All those articles were “Lansing news” —they were stories that happened in … Read more

The Bourbon Aristocracy to perform free concert at Lansing Public Library

Friday, January 4, 6:30pm information provided by The Bourbon Aristocracy LANSING, Ill. (December 23, 2018) – The Bourbon Aristocracy, a Chicago-based Bluegrass band, will perform an “After Hours” concert at the Lansing Public Library (2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing, Illinois) on Friday, January 4, from 6:30-7:30pm. The concert will be free to the public and open … Read more

Men of A-Chord present annual Christmas concert

Christian men’s choir spreads joy through song By Josh Bootsma SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (December 16, 2018) – Over 200 people flocked to Thorn Creek Reformed Church in South Holland Saturday night to hear the Men of A-Chord present their annual Christmas concert. Formally titled “A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols for Christmastide,” the concert … Read more

Fermin Barbosa’s exhibition “Un Paseo Por el Mercado” at South Suburban College’s Dulgar Gallery

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (December 10, 2018) – The Art & Design Department of South Suburban College (SSC) is pleased to present an exhibition of art works by Fermin Barbosa. “Un Paseo Por el Mercado” will be on display in the Dulgar Gallery from December 12 through the Artist Reception … Read more