Lansing included in free energy efficiency program

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 13, 2019) – A free grant program from the Chicagoland Vintage Home Association (CVHA) is available to qualified homes in Lansing. The CVHA administers the ComEd® Energy Efficiency Program, which offers free weatherization services to income-eligible homeowners of vintage homes in Cook County, Illinois. Services may include attic and … Read more

The Lansing Journal wins multiple advertising and editorial awards

by Jennifer Pallay LANSING, Ill. (October 12, 2019) – Competing against more than 760 publications, The Lansing Journal recently won multiple awards in the 2019 Independent Free Papers of America (IFPA) Advertising and Editorial Contest. The publication, which is Lansing’s only newspaper and offers local news and advertising, received two second-place awards and a third-place … Read more

Plenty of fun, safe ways to celebrate Halloween in Lansing

Your guide to trunk-or-treating and more by Jennifer Yos LANSING, Ill. (October 1, 2019) – A Haunted Hallway? Costume Breakfast? Halloween Parade? Trunk-or-Treat Church Event? When it comes to Halloween, it’s almost scary just how many choices Lansing has to offer! Halloween enthusiasts will appreciate all the community and church events scheduled this year. Published … Read more

Trustee Zeldenrust asks Board to consider effects of gambling on community

Urges fellow Trustees to review “facts and figures” before signing letter of support by Josh Bootsma and Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 5, 2019) – “CALUMET CITY REQUEST OF SUPPORT FOR GAMING LICENSE” was on the agenda for the October 1 Committee of the Whole meeting. As Village Administrator Dan Podgorski explained, Calumet City is … Read more