Honoring Illinois’ Fallen

United States and State flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, until Sunset on Friday, May 10, 2019 The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor … Read more

USPS encourages participation in Mailbox Improvement Week

May 12–18 information provided by the United States Postal Service BEDFORD PARK, Ill. (May 7, 2019) — The U.S. Postal Service is asking all homeowners to inspect and repair their mailboxes during Mailbox Improvement Week, May 12–18, says Central IL District Manager Tangela Bush. “Repairing suburban and rural mailboxes improves the appearance of our community, … Read more

Two Lansing residents honored at District 215 School Board meeting

Ernst Lamothe and Bryan Hernandez demonstrate excellence by Melanie Jongsma CALUMET CITY, Ill. (May 5, 2019) – At the April 30 meeting of the District 215 School Board, two Lansing residents were honored for unique achievements. Ernst Lamothe Ernst Lamothe was honored with an Excellence Counts award. Lamothe is the Director of Communications for Thornton … Read more