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COVID-19 data and visuals published April 14, 2021

information gathered from Johns Hopkins University by HiGeorge; information gathered from the Illinois Department of Public Health and the SSMMA COVID dashboard by Melanie...

District 158 assesses student learning gaps after year of remote schooling

District 158 teachers estimate students are at 80% of normal progress BY JIM MASTERS LANSING, Ill. (April 14, 2021) — For parents wondering how far behind...

Fulfilling our agreement to become more diverse

Local Voices Elvis Slaughter In July 2018, the Lansing Community Coalition (LCC) and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Chicago Far South Suburban Branch...

Lansing Fire Department adds Zachary Bolda as newest firefighter

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 14, 2021) – Lansing Fire Chief Chad Kooyenga swore in Zachary Bolda as Lansing newest firefighter and paramedic during...

Lansing Historical Society to host ‘Family Heirloom Recipes from the Illinois State Fair’ and invite community to submit recipes

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 10, 2021) – There are some new events and projects cooking at the Lansing Historical Society this month, as...

Cook County Assessor responds to Lansing businesses’ property assessment concerns

Assessor admits mistakes in Lansing, offers short- and long-term solutions By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 9, 2021) – If they weren't before, property owners in...

IL announces unemployment down, jobs up in February 2021

Unemployment rate at 7.4 percent in February Information provided by the Illinois Department of Employment Security SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 25, 2021) – The Illinois Department of...

Suburban Cook enters Phase 1C of vaccine eligibility: remaining essential workers

Clergy, restaurant, legal, retail, transportation, personal care, and other workers now included in vaccine eligibility Information provided by the Cook County Department of Public Health LANSING,...