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

A message to the Thornton Township family

Ernst Lamothe

by Ernst Lamothe Jr, Director of Communications for Thornton Township THORNTON TOWNSHIP, Ill. (March 24, 2020) – This has definitely been a unique time in our country. Even though the coronavirus started making news nationwide months ago, it vaulted to the forefront of many Americans’ minds during the past few weeks. Thornton Township assembled each … Read more

Archdiocese of Chicago announces COVID-19 exposure at Christ Our Savior church in South Holland

information provided SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (March 23, 2020) – A member of Christ Our Savior (formerly St Jude The Apostle) church of South Holland shared the following information that was recently released by the Archdiocese of Chicago: COVID-19 Exposure Dear Christ Our Savior Community, We are sharing some difficult news. Your pastor, Father Gosbert Rwezahura, … Read more

Chicago-area blood supply at risk due to lack of donations

Cancellation of scheduled blood drives results in loss of thousands of needed units of blood information provided by Vitalant CHICAGO, Ill. (March 22, 2020) – As Chicagoans are taking extra precautions to protect themselves against COVID-19, Vitalant (formerly LifeSource) and other health officials say the need for blood donations throughout the entire area is urgent. … Read more