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Sauk Village will pay off IEPA loan with $4.8M state grant

SAUK VILLAGE | Village President David Hanks said the village will use a $4.8 million state grant to pay off a loan used to improve its drinki…

October 20, 2014 12:00 am

Bond rating diversity reflects differences in south suburbs

Each individual south suburban community faces a different set of financial and debt-related challenges. Some have addressed those challenges …

October 19, 2014 12:00 am

Bond rating diversity reflects differences in south suburbs

Each individual south suburban community faces a different set of financial and debt-related challenges. Some have addressed those challenges …

October 19, 2014 12:00 am

Ill. attorney general seeking info on Sauk Village town hall meetings

SAUK VILLAGE | The Illinois attorney general's office has contacted the village about possible Open Meetings Act violations, the village attor…

October 19, 2014 12:00 am

Sauk Village may vote on election etiquette ordinance on Oct. 28

SAUK VILLAGE | Village Clerk Debbie Williams wants a concrete definition of what the village considers as acceptable electioneering.

October 18, 2014 12:00 am

Quinn brings grants to Sauk Village, other south suburbs

SAUK VILLAGE | Gov. Pat Quinn presented grants across the south suburbs Saturday, including nearly $5 million to help Sauk Village make long-t…

October 11, 2014 8:30 pm

Quinn in Sauk Village on Saturday to address suburb’s water quality issues

SAUK VILLAGE | Gov. Pat Quinn will be in the south suburb on Saturday to address issues of water quality the state has tried to address in rec…

October 09, 2014 4:31 pm

New music college now open in downtown Lansing

New music college now open in downtown Lansing

An aging building in Lansing has been given new life. The old village hall was state-of-the-art when it was built near the turn of the 20th ce…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Longtime Lansing family businesses continue to thrive

Longtime Lansing family businesses continue to thrive

As we become more accustomed to big box stores and national chains, there will always be a place for the “little guy” who runs the independent…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Dinner will recognize dozens of local volunteers

Dinner will recognize dozens of local volunteers

Every community has those quiet, unassuming people who do a lot for others expecting nothing in return. Lansing is no exception. With that tho…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am

L.A.C.E. brings community events to Lansing

L.A.C.E. brings community events to Lansing

In 2012, following the first Lansing Autumn Fest, the Lansing Association for Community Events was formed to continue to bring fun activities …

October 08, 2014 12:00 am

Super Walmart to have upgraded look

Super Walmart to have upgraded look

Next spring the long-awaited opening of the new Super Walmart will take place on Torrence Ave bringing an upgraded look and nearly twice the n…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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LARC has served community for nearly six decades

LARC has served community for nearly six decades

In 1956, parents of some Lansing children with developmental disabilities met in the basement of a church and formed as the Lansing School of …

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Improving communication through Code Red

Improving communication through Code Red

The Lansing Police Department has been hard at work initiating a new communication system with residents that will help get out information on…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am

Introducing a new brand

Introducing a new brand

When Fabian Newman came on board as the director of communications for the Village of Lansing, one of his first goals was to create a logo for…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am

Lansing craft brewery expands

Lansing craft brewery expands

When One Trick Pony Brewery opened up in a small spot in an industrial strip on the west end of Lansing in May 2012, they were an instant hit.…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lansing Autumn Fest returns to Fox Pointe

Lansing Autumn Fest returns to Fox Pointe

Lansing is gearing up for its biggest event of the year, the three-day Lansing Autumn Fest, running from October 10 through 12. This third ann…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Cadet program offers hands-on law enforcement training

Cadet program offers hands-on law enforcement training

The Lansing Police Department offers a cadet program to youths age 15 and older under the direction of Commander Pet Grutzius as a way of intr…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am

Sauk Village hosts fall family events for October

As October begins and autumn gets into full swing, Sauk Village and other communities are hosting several events celebrating fall, family and …

October 06, 2014 12:00 am

Sauk Village now caught up on all union negotiations

SAUK VILLAGE | Sauk Village board members took their final step in getting up to date with union negotiations at their meeting last week.

September 29, 2014 12:00 am

River Oaks shooting suspect held on $1 million bond

River Oaks shooting suspect held on $1 million bond

MARKHAM | An 18-year-old Sauk Village man was ordered held on $1 million bond in connection with a fatal shooting at River Oaks Center on Saturday.

September 18, 2014 2:39 pm Photos

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Four teens charged in killing at River Oaks Mall

CALUMET CITY | Authorities have charged an 18-year-old and two 17-year-olds with murder and attempted robbery in the Saturday killing of a Sou…

September 17, 2014 3:45 pm

Grants to help Juvenile Court offenders

CHICAGO | Organizations throughout the city’s Southeast Side and surrounding suburbs will receive Cook County grants to support work with yout…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

South Holland man shot to death in Sauk Village

SAUK VILLAGE | A 20-year-old man was gunned down Saturday in a Sauk Village, authorities said.

September 14, 2014 8:45 pm

Sauk Village honors 30-year firefighter who is leaving south suburb

SAUK VILLAGE | The Village Board paid tribute to a three-decade veteran of the Fire Department who is planning to leave the south suburb.

September 13, 2014 12:00 am

Ill. attorney general orders Sauk Village to comply with FOIA request

SAUK VILLAGE | The Illinois attorney general’s office this week ordered Sauk Village officials to comply with a Freedom of Information Act req…

September 09, 2014 1:40 pm

Sauk Village rally features school supply giveaway

Sauk Village rally features school supply giveaway

September 08, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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Students get school supplies, parents to get answers at rally

SAUK VILLAGE | Residents on Monday can get some free school supplies and ask government and school officials any questions they might have abo…

September 07, 2014 12:00 am

Jeffrey, Peterson avenue repairs in Sauk Village to be done by mid-September

SAUK VILLAGE | Village officials said Tuesday they are hopeful construction work being done on Jeffrey and Peterson avenues will be complete b…

September 01, 2014 12:00 am

Sauk Village officials want federal status for future 223rd Street repairs

SAUK VILLAGE | Municipal officials said they want to get a U.S. Transportation Department designation for a stretch of 223rd Street so  future…

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Letter from Edgar Corns

Letter from Edgar Corns

WELCOME TO LOWELL

August 22, 2014 3:15 pm

School success in Lowell: Lowell High School sees dramatic increase in graduation rate

School success in Lowell: Lowell High School sees dramatic increase in graduation rate

The graduation rate at Lowell High School has dramatically increased from 80% in 2010 to 95% for the class of 2014.

August 22, 2014 2:15 pm Photos

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Lowell police and fire keeps residents safe

Lowell police and fire keeps residents safe

Lowell Fire Chief Clint Gorball and Police Chief Erik Matson see more advantages than disadvantages to the state-mandated dispatch consolidati…

August 22, 2014 2:15 pm Photos

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Lowell Kid Parade: Long-time tradition of fun

Lowell Kid Parade: Long-time tradition of fun

There will be prizes for the best costumes in Lowell’s 60th annual Labor Day Kiddie Parade Sunday Aug. 31. The parade begins at 1 p.m. traveli…

August 22, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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Celebrate The Joy of Dancing at the Lowell Labor Day Parade

Celebrate The Joy of Dancing at the Lowell Labor Day Parade

The Lowell Labor Day Parade began in 1919, organized by the American Legion as a welcome home for World War I veterans.

August 22, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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Kelly Miller Circus rolls into Lowell

Kelly Miller Circus rolls into Lowell

Acrobats, elephants, clowns, tigers, zebras, aerialists, camels, jugglers, llamas, and dogs will roll into Lowell with the Kelly Miller Circus…

August 22, 2014 9:45 am Photos

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Wedding Bells: Lowell businesses support celebrations in style

Wedding Bells: Lowell businesses support celebrations in style

Two new Lowell businesses can make hosting and planning a wedding or other special event easier and more convenient for local residents.

August 22, 2014 9:45 am Photos

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Boost the Parks: Sale of patriotic t-shirts benefits Lowell Parks Dept.

Boost the Parks: Sale of patriotic t-shirts benefits Lowell Parks Dept.

The sale of patriotic t-shirts at Walgreens, just in time for the Lowell Labor Day festivities, will benefit the town’s Parks Department.

August 22, 2014 9:45 am

Treasure Hunt: Lowell's sidewalk sale is the perfect place for bargains

Treasure Hunt: Lowell's sidewalk sale is the perfect place for bargains

Love the thrill of finding an end of season bargain? Want to get a jump start on your holiday shopping? Then the third annual Lowell Sidewalk …

August 22, 2014 9:45 am

Update and Renewal: Lowell businesses change locations, get rehab

Update and Renewal: Lowell businesses change locations, get rehab

Driving around Lowell, residents may notice some of their favorite shops have moved to new locations and others have been remodeled.

August 22, 2014 8:45 am Photos

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Lowell New Businesses: Wellness, textiles, beverages and more

Lowell New Businesses: Wellness, textiles, beverages and more

Providing health care, cleaning, creating personalized gifts, tattoo designing and furnishing your home are just a few of the services provide…

August 22, 2014 8:45 am Photos

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CP Sportsplex and trail head shine

CP Sportsplex and trail head shine

In July, Mayor David Uran proudly showcased the newest phase and improvements at the Crown Point Sportsplex while hosting games for the Nation…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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John Dillinger Museum is coming to Historic Lake County Courthouse

John Dillinger Museum is coming to Historic Lake County Courthouse

The unique shops and Lake County Historic Museum in Crown Point’s Historic Lake County Court House will have a new notorious neighbor in March.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point Farmers Market extended through Oct. 18

Crown Point Farmers Market extended through Oct. 18

There is good news for everyone who enjoys perusing the Crown Point Farmers Market Saturday mornings whether they are searching for fresh prod…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm

Tradition of healing: 2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health Campus

Tradition of healing: 2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health Campus

2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health campus.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point residential and commercial growth strong

Crown Point residential and commercial growth strong

Crown Point continues to experience strong residential and commercial growth. Local developers cite the city’s excellent schools and the Mayor…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point special events offer fun for all ages

Crown Point special events offer fun for all ages

The Mayor’s Office of Special Events, the Lake Court House Foundation, Hometown Happenings, the Crossroads Chamber of Commerce and Old Sheriff…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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New CP businesses offer a variety of shopping and dining

Whether dining out, seeking unique gifts, visiting the dentist or taking care of their pets, Crown Point shoppers have a variety of new establ…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm

Excellent Crown Point Schools draw new residents

Excellent Crown Point Schools draw new residents

According to local developers and Crown Point Mayor David Uran the quality of schools in Crown Point is one of the city’s biggest draws for ne…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point recognized as sixth safest city in Indiana

Crown Point recognized as sixth safest city in Indiana

Crown Point was recently recognized as the sixth safest city in the state, Police Chief Pete Land said.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Lowell Labor Day Festival Schedule of Events

Lowell Labor Day Festival Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 28th

August 21, 2014 2:15 pm
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