Lansing Food Pantry will serve clients Tuesday, March 24

information provided LANSING, Ill. (March 23, 2020) – The Lansing Food Pantry will continue its normal distribution schedule on Tuesday, March 22, 2020, 11:00am–1:00pm. To maintain safety for clients as well as volunteers, the Lansing Food Pantry will continue the “one client in / one client out” policy they established last week. The Lansing Food … Read more

Lansing restaurants adjust to state dine-in ban

Customers can still order via phone, internet for pick-up and delivery by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (March 16, 2020) – Winter is already a slow time for many restaurants, but the recent COVID-19 outbreak thinned crowds even further as social distancing and self-quarantining has been encouraged. With Governor Pritzker’s dine-in ban announced Sunday comes the … Read more

Local restaurants and bars: help us share your news

by Melanie Jongsma, Managing Editor LANSING, Ill. (March 16, 2020) – The Lansing Journal is gathering information from local restaurants and bars that are impacted by Governor Pritzker’s recent announcement to close dine-in eateries. We plan to publish a list of as many as possible, along with location, contact info, links to menus, and information … Read more

Gov. Pritzker announces bars and restaurants will close to public by end of Monday

Next week, state agencies to temporarily reduce workforce while maintaining core functions and essential operations information provided by the Office of the Governor CHICAGO, Ill. (March 15, 2020) — As the state continues to take aggressive action to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our communities, Governor JB Pritzker announced Sunday that all bars and … Read more