T. F. South receives grant for Science Department

information provided by T. F. South High School LANSING, Ill. December 13, 2017) – Thornton Fractional South High School has received a $1,000 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance Program, in conjunction with Ridgeway Petroleum of Lansing, Illinois, to support the school’s Science Department. A representative of Lansing Mobil Services worked with school officials to … Read more

Thornton Township Holiday Dinner serves hundreds

Holiday Dinner

by Ernst Lamothe SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (December 9, 2017) – Thornton Township held its annual Holiday Dinner at South Suburban College on Saturday, December 9. More than 1,500 people were served. Thornton Township Supervisor Frank M. Zuccarelli, the Board of Trustees, and Township Clerk Jacqueline E. Davis-Rivera hosted the holiday dinner for residents. Clerk Rivera … Read more

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas accepts online payments

Information provided by the Cook County Treasurer’s Office Chicago, Ill. (December 12, 2017) – Beginning Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas is accepting online prepayments of next year’s First Installment property tax bill. For taxpayers who prefer to pay by mail or in person, Pappas will also enable taxpayers to download and … Read more

Free CPR class by Lansing Fire Department

Saturday, December 16, 2017 Information provided LANSING, Ill. (December 12) – On Saturday, December 16, 2017, the Lansing Fire Department will hold a Friends and Family CPR Course that is free to Lansing resident. The class will begin at 9:00am at the Lansing Fire Department—2720 170th Street in Lansing. Registration is required. Call 708-895-7400 for … Read more

Visible Music College continues to educate and entertain in Lansing

Visible Music

by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (November 2017) – In 2014, Visible Music College came to Lansing, opening their second campus. The college was created by Ken Steorts with a first location in downtown Memphis. Visible has since opened a campus in Dallas with plans for further expansion in other corners of the U.S. The Christian-centered … Read more

Yard waste pickup extended

information provided by the Village of Lansing LANSING, Ill. (December 4, 2017) – The Village of Lansing administration has worked out an arrangement with Homewood Disposal for leaf and yard waste pickup for the rest of 2017. Leaf/landscape waste collections for this season will be extended beyond the original scavenger services agreement deadline date and … Read more