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The Lansing Journal publishes news releases from state, county, and local officials who provide information that impacts local community life. The particular contributor of each post is indicated in the byline.

Passport Fair at select Post Offices

March 10, 2018 information provided by the United States Postal Service LANSING, Ill. (March 5, 2018) – Select Post Offices in the Central Illinois District are hosting a Passport Fair on Saturday March 10, 2018. Postal clerks will be on hand to provide passport information and to accept passport applications, with...

Brett Eldredge to headline 2018 Illinois State Fair

Country Music superstar’s first performance on Grandstand Stage information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 4, 2018) – A native of Paris, Illinois, Brett Eldredge, will headline the Illinois State Fair Grandstand on Friday, August 17. Eldredge's Illinois roots run deep as his second album is titled...

Lansing churches plan community Good Friday prayer walk

Stations of the Cross designated along Ridge Road information provided by Trinity Lutheran Church LANSING, Ill. (March 4, 2018) - Trinity Lutheran Church and St. Ann Catholic Church are planning a Stations of the Cross Prayer Remembrance Walk scheduled for Good Friday, March 30, 2018. The commemoration is open to the...

IEMA, IESMA sponsor online weather alert radio contest in March

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 1, 2018) – As recent widespread flooding demonstrates, severe weather can happen any time of the year. To help people prepare for weather emergencies, IEMA and local emergency management agencies will be promoting Severe Weather Preparedness Month throughout March. “We want to make sure families have a...

Mayor Eidam joins 37 neighboring communities to oppose Prevailing Wage Amendment

information provided by South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association CHICAGO, Ill. (March 1, 2018) - A public hearing about the Prevailing Wage Amendment drew at least 38 members of the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA) to the Cook County Board of Commissioners’ Finance Committee meeting on March 1....

Illinois Governor’s Mansion renovation nearly complete

102 works of ‘Art in Illinois’ highlight renovated Mansion’s mission of history and education information provided by the Governor's Mansion Association CHICAGO, Ill. (February 27, 2018) – After two years of an extensive privately-funded renovation, the Illinois Governor’s Mansion will reopen to the public on July 14, 2018, Illinois’ First Lady...

Panelists finalized for March 7 Open House

Eight community members offer different perspectives on The Lansing Journal by Melanie Jongsma, on behalf of The Lansing Journal LANSING, Ill. (March 2, 2018) - The Lansing Journal's Open House is scheduled for March 7 from 5:30–7:30pm, with a panel discussion to begin at 6:30pm. The eight-member panel will include: Eric Crump, founder...

Illinois honors Reverend Billy Graham

United States and State flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Friday, March 2, 2018 Notice from the Office of the Governor The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from the President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag...

March 7 Open House plans take shape

The Lansing Journal invites community to meet-and-greet at Lansing Public Library by Melanie Jongsma, on behalf of The Lansing Journal LANSING, Ill. (February 26, 2018) - In the six short months since our first print issue was delivered to Lansing residents, we’ve learned a lot. And we look forward to continued...

Illiana’s February Athletes of the Month

information provided by Illiana Christian High School Female Athlete of the Month: Emma West Emma West recently finished her fourth year of Illiana basketball and her second year on the varsity squad. She enjoyed playing in Super Sectionals her junior year and growing closer to friends. She hopes to continue playing...