Theatre at the Center announces 2018 Special Events

Performances announced in time for holiday gift-giving Information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (November 2017) – Theatre at the Center (TATC) has added all-new Special Events to the stage schedule in 2018. In addition to the season’s five Broadway titles, the new group of concerts and headline entertainment includes tribute performances from the … Read more

Lansing’s Vivian Payne joins South Suburban College Board

Vivian Payne

Board Chair Zuccarelli cites Payne’s community involvement, leadership experience, and widespread respect as qualifications by Melanie Jongsma SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 16, 2017) – At a special meeting of the Board of Trustees of South Suburban College, Vivian Payne was appointed and approved to fill the seat vacated by Trustee Jacqueline Martin, whose resignation had … Read more

Theatre at the Center announces Black Friday deals on 2018 season

Black Friday—November 24—from 9:00am to 2:00pm only Information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (November 15, 2017) – Theatre at the Center has just announced a special pricing opportunity for theater-goers—subscriptions for the 2018 season will be reduced to $140 for five hours on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. The offer is valid … Read more

Thanksgiving thoughts:
Claudia Sandoval

Thanksgiving thoughts

by Patricia Muhammad Thanksgiving is a national holiday set aside for family and friends to gather together to offer thanks and share blessings received throughout the year. Thanksgiving dinner is a traditional expression of gratitude and is symbolic of abundance. Recently, at a community dinner at Lansing’s Trinity Lutheran Church, participants shared with The Lansing … Read more

Local Christmas concerts by South Holland Master Chorale

December 3 in Calumet City, Illinois; December 10 in Dyer, Indiana information provided by South Holland Master Chorale South Holland Master Chorale, under direction of Albert M. Jackson, will present its 15th annual Christmas concert at St. Victor Catholic Church, 553 Hirsch Avenue in Calumet City, Sunday, December 3, at 4:00pm. The 110-member chorale, joined … Read more

History Plaza update: history panels installed


Four themes of Lansing history artistically displayed by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (November 14, 2017) – Within about six hours, not stopping for lunch, Miklos P. Simon, Eliot Irwin, and Cory Wheelock installed the four themed panels that define Lansing’s History Plaza. The 10×5′ aluminum panels surround the centerpiece, showcasing four significant eras and characteristics … Read more