Bloom Township Senior Picnic scheduled for Thursday, August 1

Bloom Township Day

Tickets must be purchased by July 26 by Melanie Jongsma GLENWOOD, Ill. (July 14, 2019) – Entertainment, information, food, beverages, raffle prizes, and gifts are all part of this year’s annual Senior Picnic, sponsored by Bloom Township. Tickets have been on sale since July 1, and a ticket is required in order to receive a … Read more

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Flanked by two seismic zones, Illinois is susceptible to earthquakes

IEMA encourages preparation information provided by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 11, 2019) – Records indicate Illinois and several other states in the central United States were rocked by some of the largest earthquakes ever measured in North American history. Illinois is flanked on its western and eastern borders by two active … Read more

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Walgreens and kaléo partner to offer FDA-approved epinephrine auto-injector for infants and toddlers

Full AUVI-Q product line now available at Walgreens locations nationwide information provided by Walgreens DEERFIELD, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va. (July 13, 2019) – Walgreens and kaléo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company, announced that the AUVI-q® (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.1 mg auto-injector is available at Walgreens locations nationwide. AUVI-q 0.1 mg is the first and only epinephrine … Read more

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The Lansing Journal journeys: Omaha, Nebraska

submitted by Lieutenant Colonels Koch and Koch Other people—adults and children—who want to follow the Yellow Brick Road can pick up a passbook and instructions at the Lansing Public Library, 2750 Indiana Avenue in Lansing, Illinois. The last day of the Wizard of Oz-themed scavenger hunt is August 10. Keep those Journals journeying! Doing something … Read more

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How taxpayers can voice questions about proposed Village Budget

Village staff and elected officials provide answers by Jennifer Yos LANSING, Ill. (July 11, 2019) – By now most Lansing homeowners have received their 2018 Second Installment Property Tax Bill, and if they examine the Taxing District Breakdown, they can see that 16.96% of their total tax payment is allocated to the Village of Lansing. … Read more

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Illinois State Museum Society hosting two day trips on Illinois history

August 10: Lockport Gallery and Old Joliet Prison; September 14: New Philadelphia and Huck Finn Freedom Center information provided by the Illinois State Museum Society SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 11, 2019) – The Illinois State Museum Society this week announced two upcoming day trips that invite participants to explore the history and culture of Illinois by … Read more

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State Rep Evans and Village officials at Gayety’s on Cruise Night

Saturday, July 13 by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (July 12, 2019) – State Representative Marcus Evans and Lansing Village officials will be hosting an Ice Cream Social from 6:00–7:30pm at Gayety’s Chocolates & Ice Cream. Thanks to a generous sponsorship from ComEd, Evans will be offering free ice cream cones to 150 people who stop … Read more

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State Rep Marcus Evans to hold Town Hall meeting in Lansing

Fox Pointe

Thursday, July 18, 6:00pm by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (July 13, 2019) – State Representative Marcus Evans has chosen Lansing’s Fox Pointe as the venue for his Town Hall meeting, Thursday, July 18, beginning at 6:00pm. Evans will be joined by Lansing Mayor Patty Eidam, and four other District 33 mayors have been invited to … Read more

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