Summer boating safety starts with wearing life jackets, staying sober

information provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 7, 2019) – “The last week in June was a particularly sad week for our officers,” said Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Director of Law Enforcement Jerry Costello. “Illinois Conservation Police were called in to lead or assist in recovery for nearly … Read more

Annual LARC on the Links golf outing to benefit more than 100 special needs residents

Sponsorship deadline is July 31 for August 9 event information provided by LARC CROWN POINT, Ind. (June 28, 2019) – “Youche Country Club is a spectacular course, and the food is excellent,” said LARC Executive Director Ernie Gonzalez. “We’re very fortunate to be able to host our event here.” The event, “LARC on the Links,” … Read more

Village Board considers Off Track Betting as a revenue source in north Lansing

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (June 20, 2019) – “Entertainment, hospitality, restaurants—those are ‘in,’” explained Administrator Dan Podgorski to the Village Board at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, June 18. He was asking Trustees to consider a proposal from Dave Hoffman and Terence Dunleavy of Hawthorne Race Course Inc. “We are a … Read more