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Lansing basketball tournament organizers hand out local funds

LANSING | Checks were presented at last week's Lansing Elementary District 158 Board of Education meeting to organizations receiving funds raised through the fifth annual Lansing Roundball Community Basketball Tournament.

March 24, 2014 5:55 pm
Oak Glen defeates Coolidge in OT for Roundball Classic title

Oak Glen defeates Coolidge in OT for Roundball Classic title

LANSING | Oak Glen jumped out to an 8-0 lead midway through the second quarter of the Lansing Roundball Classic championship game against Coolidge, Feb. 20 at Memorial Junior High School.

February 28, 2014 10:00 pm

Two organizations help feed Lansing residents

While many of us spent our holiday feasting on an abundance of food, the sad reality is that many individuals and families have trouble putting food on the table throughout the year. Those in Lansing are fortunate to have two organizations that are run and operated entirely by volunteers to …

December 29, 2013 12:00 am
T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

LANSING | Some 14 special education students at Thornton Fractional South High School on Friday held their annual Christmas holiday bazaar, at which they sell items they made to raise money for a local charitable cause.

December 05, 2013 8:00 pm Photos

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T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

Thornton Fractional South High School sophomore Liset Garcia picks a Christmas treat Thursday in the school's grand looby at the fourth annual Hoilday Bazaar presented by the special education students from 353 Rebels Inc.

December 05, 2013 12:00 am
T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

T.F. South students hold annual holiday bazaar

In the Thornton Fractional High School grand lobby, special education student D.J. Altgilbers works the cash register for customers Brianna Martin, right, and Bonnie Devries at the fourh annual Holiday Bazaar on Thursday morning. The students formed their own company, 353 Rebels Inc.

December 05, 2013 12:00 am
Friendships are an added benefit of volunteering

Friendships are an added benefit of volunteering

Strong friendships can be formed in many places. Some in childhood. Some in school. Some in the workplace. Some through church. Getting involved as a volunteer in a charitable or not-for-profit organization is an endeavor that can pay off in many ways, even if you are working for free.

September 10, 2013 5:14 pm Photos

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Lansing Food Pantry seeks donations for new van

Lansing Food Pantry seeks donations for new van

LANSING | The Lansing Food Pantry is raising money to replace its 14-year-old van with a good, last model, used van that Ridgeway Chevrolet will sell to the nonprofit at cost.

August 30, 2013 12:00 am
 Lansing Food Pantry seeks donations for new van

Lansing Food Pantry seeks donations for new van

The Lansing Food Pantry board members are pictured. From left are Robert Neuman, Elaine McGrail, Marsha McCrory, Karen Adams and Wiliam Meuzelaar. The Lansing Food Pantry is seeking donations to purchase a used van.

August 30, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing Food Pantry needs new set of wheels

Lansing Food Pantry needs new set of wheels

The Lansing Golden-K Kiwanis recently donated $1,000 so the Lansing Food Pantry can buy a new van. Pictured, from left, are Len Koenes, Marsha McCrory, Elaine McGrail, Bill Meuzelaar, Chris Coley and Karen Adams.

July 24, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing Food Pantry needs new set of wheels

Lansing Food Pantry needs new set of wheels

When you have a little one, it can be hard to stay up to date on the lives of friends, family and celebrities. It’s great to connect with a letter, social event or online to find out the latest news.

July 24, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing Christian wins third Roundball Classic tournament title

Lansing Christian wins third Roundball Classic tournament title

LANSING | It's official. Lansing Christian is a dynasty.

March 08, 2013 10:00 pm Photos

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Lansing Christian School basketball team wins roundball tourney

Lansing Christian School basketball team wins roundball tourney

LANSING | Members of the Lansing Christian School basketball team were presented as champions of the Lansing Roundball Classic Tournament. Lansing Christian defeated Reavis Elementary School in the final game.

March 08, 2013 2:28 pm
Lansing students collect donations for food pantry

Lansing students collect donations for food pantry

Pictured are some of the participants of the Lansing Roundball Classic with donations collected for the Lansing Food Pantry. Six different Lansing schools were represented at the tournament.

March 01, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing students collect donations for food pantry

Lansing students collect donations for food pantry

LANSING | As part of the Lansing Roundball Classic tournament, a food drive took place within the Lansing schools to benefit the Lansing Food Pantry, which included a competition to see which school could collect the most food.

March 01, 2013 12:00 am
Food drive held in conjunction with Lansing Roundball Classic

Food drive held in conjunction with Lansing Roundball Classic

LANSING | As part of the Lansing Roundball Classic tournament, a food drive was held within the Lansing schools to benefit the Lansing Food Pantry, which included a competition to see which school could collect the most food. Donations for the food pantry were also taken at the championship game.

February 27, 2013 2:09 pm
Lansing Girl Scouts collect food for needy

Lansing Girl Scouts collect food for needy

Chairman Karen Adams helps Girl Scouts from Lansing Troop 60314 place donated food items on the shelves Monday at the Lansing food pantry.

December 10, 2012 8:26 pm
Lansing Girl Scouts collect food for needy

Lansing Girl Scouts collect food for needy

Members of Lansing Girl Scout Troop 60314 pose with their donation to the Lansing Food Pantry. Pictured, from left, are: Christin Jones, Ruby Tolnai, food pantry chairman Karen Adams, Reece Gibbons, Emma Lingo, Ainsley Grant, Ellie Wallace and Esmeralda Spencer.

December 10, 2012 7:58 pm
Lansing announces winners of pumpkin decorating contest

Lansing announces winners of pumpkin decorating contest

LANSING | Lansing municipal employee Davina Frazier won this year's pumpkin decorating contest with her version of the village's clock tower design.

October 31, 2012 12:00 am
 Lansing announces winners of pumpkin decorating contest

Lansing announces winners of pumpkin decorating contest

From left are Lansing municipal employees Charles Johnson, Julie Sciackitano, Carlotta Lopez, Cheryl Kasper, Kay Sheppard, Karen Adams, from the Lansing Food Pantry, first place winner Davina Frazier, Marsha McCroy, from the Lansing Food Pantry, Planning and Economic Development Director Kri…

October 31, 2012 12:00 am
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