AFCP’s 2018 ‘Best of the Best’ awards include The Lansing Journal

Second place earned in “Most Improved” and “Best Original News Writing” categories by The Lansing Journal LIVERPOOL, NY (May 10, 2018) – The Association of Free Community Papers is the largest association in the free paper industry. Each year they invite members to enter their Best of the Best competition. Hundreds of publications submit entries … Read more

Happy Mother’s Day,
Lansing moms!

Kids, here are 8 Mother’s Day factoids to impress your mom with by Katie Arvia 1.Mother’s Day has been celebrated in the United States since 1908. First established by Anna Jarvis at Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church in West Virginia, the original observance was a memorial ceremony for Jarvis’s late mother, who had died three years … Read more

USPS launches scheduling tool to make passport applications easier


information provided by the United States Postal Service LANSING, Ill. (May 3, 2018) — The U.S. Postal Service has made applying for passports easier with the launch of the USPS Retail Customer Appointment Scheduler™ tool (RCAS) at Customers can call 1-800-ASK-USPS or go to to get the location of passport Post Offices and … Read more

Bloom Township offers services for disabled residents

information provided by Bloom Township CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (May 8, 2018) – In partnership with United Auto Workers/Ford, Bloom Township is offering qualified homeowners a free ramp to be constructed at their residence. Interested individuals should call to prequalify: 708-754-9400, x2561 Bloom Township is also offering free lawn mowing to qualified residents of single family … Read more