Lan-Oak Park District Board holds live meeting, chooses officers

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (May 24, 2020) – On Monday, May 18, the Board of the Lan-Oak Park District held their first meeting since February 17, 2020. With programs, activities, classes, facilities, parks, and playgrounds closed in March in response to Governor Pritzker’s stay-at-home order, the Board did not have enough business to conduct … Read more

Gov. Pritzker releases guidelines for safe reopening during Phase 3

information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 24, 2020) – Governor JB Pritzker today released industry-specific guidelines that allow for the safe re-opening of businesses as the state progresses into the next phase of his Restore Illinois plan. All four regions of the state are on track to advance to Phase … Read more

COVID-19 counts for May 23, 2020

data provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Indiana State Department of Health LANSING, Ill. (May 23, 2020) – The Lansing Journal receives daily news releases from various sources regarding the impacts of COVID-19 on our community, state, and region. Statistics from those sources are compiled below. Lansing Cumulative cases since 3/16/20: … Read more