LOOP Bicycle Ride registration still open

Fall ride will launch from Fox Pointe Saturday, September 21, 5:00pm (Early-bird discount available through September 13) by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (September 1, 2019) – Each annual LOOP Bicycle Ride offers a combination of tradition and innovation, and this year’s—the seventh annual—will switch things up again. Regular participants will first notice the timing is … Read more

Five things most people don’t know about the Lansing Area Chamber

by Melanie Jongsma 1. The Lansing Area Chamber is one of the largest and most active in the region. The Lansing Area Chamber has about 200 members—roughly 25 percent of the businesses and other organizations in Lansing join each year. But what makes the Lansing Chamber distinctive, says Director Amy Todd, is how involved the … Read more

Breakfast with Santa ‘Even better than last year,’ says Chamber Director Amy Todd

Ticket sales and Copper Mugger pancakes fund Family Giving Program by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (December 9, 2018) – Two large groups of pancake eaters showed up right away at 8:00am on Saturday, December 8, and business never slowed down after that. By the end of the annual Breakfast with Santa, more than 300 people … Read more

Lansing Area Chamber welcomes Newman’s to new location

LaToya Newman’s expanded space accommodates expanded financial services by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 13, 2018) – Newman’s Investment and Tax Services has been doing business in Lansing for nine years, but Friday morning, October 12, they were officially welcomed into the Lansing business community. Owner LaToya Newman moved from the suite next door into … Read more