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Is this the largest Mexican flag in Lansing?

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 22, 2022) – With Hispanic Heritage Month starting on September 15, and Mexican Independence Day occurring the day after,...

‘Girl in Lansing’ starts another micro pantry – this one at the Lansing Library

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 22, 2022) – "Seven!" said Lansing's Korey Ziemkowski as she high-fived her dad Kevin outside of the Lansing Public...

Dedication of local Underground Railroad marker scheduled for Saturday

For some local residents, marker dedication brings to mind old rumors of Lansing's possible involvement with the Underground Railroad By Carrie Steinweg CHICAGO, Ill. (September 22,...

Autumn Fest returns this weekend for shortened two-day fest

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 20, 2022) – An annual Lansing tradition, Autumn Fest will return again this year to Fox Pointe on Friday,...

What is causing that expressway sound? And will it end?

By Jennifer Yos LANSING, Ill. (September 18, 2022) – Lansing residents who live close to the I-80/94 expressway (aka Frank Borman, Kingery, Tri-State) are familiar...

Bringing the banned back – Lansing Library gives away banned books this week

Book giveaway during Banned Books Week, while supplies last By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 19, 2022) – Sunday, September 18 marked the start of Banned...

Food, music, dance — Hispanic Heritage Month opens with free fiesta fun

Lansing Public Library offers local highlights at community event by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (September 17, 2022) – Friday evening, September 16, the north parking lot...

Lansing and Thornton Township to host property tax workshop Tuesday night

6:30 p.m., Lansing Public Library By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 12, 2022) – The Village of Lansing and Thornton Township are collaborating to bring a...

Dyer author highlights local hidden gems in Secret Northwest Indiana book

By Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (September 9, 2022) Joseph Pete has spent his entire life in Northwest Indiana, often making his way over the border...

How the world changed during Queen Elizabeth’s reign

The Lansing Journal has partnered with Stacker.com to provide in-depth features that may be of interest to our readers.   Please note: The story below was first...

Avila family needs to raise $5,000 more for Teci’s treatment — Garage sale this weekend

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 8, 2022) – Same as last weekend, purchases made at the garage sale at 3112 190th Street this weekend...

Mexico en el Corazón touches hearts in Lansing

By Jennifer Yos LANSING, Ill. (September 6, 2022) – On Saturday I had the privilege and pleasure of experiencing Mexico en el Corazón performed live...

Thirty victories for workers’ rights won by organized labor

Publisher’s note: The Lansing Journal has partnered with Stacker.com to provide in-depth features that may be of interest to our readers. By Andrew Lisa Today, American workers have...

After labor strike, pavement resurfacing to start in Lansing

Higher costs will result in a smaller slate of street projects By Katie Arvia LANSING, Ill. (September 2, 2022) – Lansing residents may soon begin to...

Pullman Porter Museum to celebrate groundbreaking of expansion with Labor Day event

CHICAGO, Ill. (September 2, 2022) – The National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum will celebrate Labor Day Weekend with the sixth Installment of...
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