Lansing experiences economic impact of sports tourism

information provided by Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau, Lansing, Illinois LANSING, Ill. (December 2017) – Sports Destination Management, the leading publication with the largest circulation of sports event planners and tournament directors, announced the 2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. This year’s winners are responsible for contributing more than $400 million to … Read more

Visible Music College continues to educate and entertain in Lansing

Visible Music

by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (November 2017) – In 2014, Visible Music College came to Lansing, opening their second campus. The college was created by Ken Steorts with a first location in downtown Memphis. Visible has since opened a campus in Dallas with plans for further expansion in other corners of the U.S. The Christian-centered … Read more

Yard waste pickup extended

information provided by the Village of Lansing LANSING, Ill. (December 4, 2017) – The Village of Lansing administration has worked out an arrangement with Homewood Disposal for leaf and yard waste pickup for the rest of 2017. Leaf/landscape waste collections for this season will be extended beyond the original scavenger services agreement deadline date and … Read more

Festival of Lights celebrates a diversity of Christmas traditions

Festival of Lights

28 countries represented in Lansing, Illinois by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (November 27, 2017) – Christmas is a season full of traditions. Many of those traditions, both local and international, are represented at the Lansing Historical Museum, where the annual Festival of Lights exhibit opened on November 27, following a performance by the T.F. South … Read more