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The Lansing Journal journeys: Liopalooza


submitted by Lionel Valencia and friends

Lionel (Leo) Valencia (wearing hat) celebrated his 50th birthday on June 22 with a fiesta involving taquiza, tequila, mariachi, and more. The party was affectionately called “Liopalooza,” and before the birthday cake was served, Leo and his family posed for birthday photos that included The Lansing Journal. (Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

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Melanie Jongsma
Melanie Jongsma
Melanie Jongsma grew up in Lansing, Illinois, and believes The Lansing Journal has an important role to play in building community through trustworthy information.