Lansing Business Women’s Association tries spring flower fundraiser

Partners with Big John’s to benefit the Lansing community by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (May 15, 2019) – The Lansing Business Women’s Association (LBWA) is trying a new way to raise funds this year. They are working with Big John’s Farm Market and Greenhouse in Chicago Heights to make flowers available through a mutually beneficial … Read more

Innovative solutions contest at IDOT highlights creative ideas, inventions

Adjustable asphalt screed, DRIVE new employee program among winners Information provided by the Illinois Department of Transportation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 8, 2019) – The Illinois Department of Transportation is once again recognizing the ingenuity and MacGyver-like skills of its employees in the second annual Innovative Ideas Contest, a statewide initiative that encourages creativity and teamwork … Read more

South Suburban College’s adult volunteer literacy program offers free services and seeks volunteer tutors

Information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (April 30, 2019) – South Suburban College is currently seeking tutors and participants for the Adult Volunteer Literacy Tutoring Program. The program is structured to train volunteers to become one-on-one tutors for adults in need of basic literacy skills. Instruction in basic literacy includes the development … Read more