Obituary: Frieda J. Rispens

February 24, 1928 – June 20, 2019 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home Frieda J. Rispens (nee Schaap), age 91 of Lansing, Illinois, formerly of Chicago, Illinois, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, June 20, 2019. Frieda is survived by her beloved husband Marvin Rispens. Loving mother of: Mark (Cindy) … 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

Lansing’s Brandon Allen earns UCO scholarship

information provided by the University of Central Oklahoma EDMOND, Okl. (June 18, 2019) – The University of Central Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts recently awarded a scholarship to Lansing resident Brandon Allen in recognition of his academic excellence and outstanding service to the university. Allen, an English/creative writing major, received the Dr. Claude Arnold Scholarship. … Read more