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Melanie Jongsma

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

Friday: Back to 93

"The sky looked so beautiful coming down Legion Dr looking towards the Clock Tower!" wrote Jen Arnold last Friday. ...

Josh’s last day

If you are reading this on Friday, June 21, it is Josh's last day as Managing Editor ...

Residents ask for help with graffiti, transients, NWI Times litter, and park district decisions

Ann Ahern was one of four residents who spoke during public comment at the June 18 meeting of the Lansing Village Board. ...

Thursday: Humid, not quite as warm

Young Adrienne Collachia captured Thursday evening's sunset. "She called it her 'Shine of Light' in Lansing," said Adrienne's grandmother, Cathy White....

Village answers resident concerns about Lead Informational Notice from IEPA

Village Engineer Jeff Pintar explains why so many residents received a Lead Informational Notice ...

Wednesday: Possible isolated storms

A new family of birds has taken up residence in a light fixture near Josh and Charis Bootsma's house ...

Lovin’ the Latte: Becky Haan’s friend Nancy Shiefelbein

Former Lansing resident Nancy Schiefelbein got to experience the new flavors that are part of Lansing now ...

Library Board Agenda: HVAC project update, Policy Manual updates, and more

The Library Board Agenda is published in advance, and members of the public are welcome to attend the meetings ...

Tuesday: Continued hot and humid

"A deer came strolling down the sidewalk on Wentworth Ave near 188th Street this morning about 7 a.m.," wrote Roberta Coe a few days ago ...

Monday: 97 degrees

Betty Burley titled this photo "Timeless Beauty: Lansing's Clock Tower." ...