Independent Craft Brewer seal helps breweries and beer drinkers

Simple logo communicates authentic independence by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (May 19, 2018) – Nearly a year ago, the Brewers Association released an Independent Craft Brewer seal to educate beer lovers about which beers are independently produced. The Brewers Association is a not-for-profit trade group that promotes and protects small and independent craft brewers. This … Read more

Applications now available for Minority Entrepreneurship Program

Rauner Administration program will be held in the Quad Cities, Champaign, and South Chicago regions information provided by the Office of the Governor CHICAGO, Ill. (May 9, 2018) – The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) announced today that applications for the 2018 Advancing the Development of Minority Entrepreneurship (ADME) program are now … Read more

Good Neighbor Day Parade is one-of-a-kind

Good Neighbor Day Parade

Unique to Lansing by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (April 28, 2018) – It’s exciting when your hometown has something that you don’t find in other places. That’s what Lansing’s Good Neighbor Day Parade is. The day was designated as a special event decades ago to promote local businesses, encourage gathering with others in the community, … Read more

Lansing Walmart offers free grocery pickup service

Service begins Thursday, April 5 by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 4, 2018) – Yesterday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Walmart Supercenter in Lansing (17625 Torrence Ave) was a celebration of the new service the store now offers—Online Grocery Pickup. Shoppers can now visit www.walmart.com/grocery, select their items, and choose the time they want to pick … Read more