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Organic pop-up market coming to Lansing

LANSING | The village's first modern organic pop-up market is Sept. 6 in Lansing.

August 11, 2014 12:00 am
Lansing Municipal Airport a gem in the village

Lansing Municipal Airport a gem in the village

THROWBACK THURSDAY | The Times is celebrating our region's rich history. Check out our gallery on and share an historic photo(s) with us today by emailing

July 31, 2014 12:00 am
Lansing Municipal Airport a gem in the village

Lansing Municipal Airport a gem in the village

Harold and LeVerne Busack Barkow and their friend Gwen Hast are pictured in 1937 at the Lansing Municipal Airport, at Burnham Avenue and Glenwood-Lansing Road. At that time, people went out to the airport to watch the planes fly in.

July 31, 2014 12:00 am

Have breakfast today in Lansing's historic landmark

Here in Lansing there’s a gem in our backyard that a lot of residents may not know much about and have rarely (maybe never) been to, yet it’s a place that many residents drive past on a regular basis — the Lansing Municipal Airport. It is an asset to our community that not many villages or s…

June 08, 2014 12:00 am

Ford Hangar takes another step toward rehabilitation

LANSING | Village Trustee Mikal Stole is a longtime village resident who takes a particular interest in the municipal airport at the southeast corner of the community.

May 25, 2014 12:00 am

Lansing honors nation's veterans with Memorial Day program

LANSING | The Lansing Veterans Memorial Ceremonial Honor Guard will remember the nation's deceased veterans with a Memorial Day ceremony at 2 p.m. May 25 at the the municipal airport at Glenwood-Lansing Road and Burnham Avenue.

May 16, 2014 12:00 am

Lansing officials readying for airport improvements

LANSING | Village officials are preparing for improvements to be made later this year at the Lansing Municipal Airport they say will set the stage for a long-desired expansion of the airport’s runways.

March 01, 2014 12:00 am

Lansing receives $2,500 grant for Ford Hangar restoration

LANSING | An organization that helps historic preservation projects gave village officials a grant for use at the Ford Hangar at Lansing Municipal Airport.

November 25, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing salutes women at Veterans Day service

Lansing salutes women at Veterans Day service

LANSING | A large crowd at the Lansing Veterans Memorial on Sunday paid special tribute to women who have served in the military.

November 10, 2013 11:30 pm Photos


Abbott in talks with Quinn over airport expansion proposal

LANSING | Village President Norm Abbott met with Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday in Chicago to discuss a possible runway expansion at the Lansing Municipal Airport, officials said.

October 02, 2013 7:00 pm

Lansing gets grant to help restore Ford Hangar

LANSING | Landmarks Illinois Historic Preservation Fund, which helps with historic preservation projects across the state, has provided a grant to Lansing municipal government to help restore its historic hangar structure at the Lansing Municipal Airport.

September 30, 2013 1:47 pm

Flight training ground school begins Sept. 20 at Lansing Municipal Airport

LANSING | The Tropria Aero Club located at the Lansing Municipal Airport will begin flight ground school on Sept. 20 at the Chicago Business Air Center, 3259 Airport Drive.

September 11, 2013 12:00 am

Lansing Veterans Memorial Ceremonial Honor Guard to host annual vigil

LANSING | During our Nations conflicts starting with the American Revolution, there have been more than 633,568 military personal taken prisoners of war or deemed missing in action. Still today the fate of many of those missing or taken prisoner is still unknown. Their families still wait fo…

September 05, 2013 1:24 pm
Dyer group fights Main Street extension

Dyer group fights Main Street extension

DYER | Jeff Van Hecke says he’s been hearing it loud and clear from residents on each side of the state line: no Main Street extension.

July 07, 2013 7:30 pm

Lansing seeks grant to restore Ford Hangar

LANSING | Village officials have applied to a nonprofit organization interested in historic preservation for funding to restore the Ford Hangar at Lansing Municipal Airport.

May 25, 2013 8:15 pm

Touch-A-Truck event coming to Lansing

LANSING | The Lansing Police Cadets are gearing up to host a Touch-A-Truck event, and all are welcome to join the fun.

April 08, 2013 12:07 pm

MARK KIESLING: Put poker question in the hands of the people

Thomas "Tip" O'Neill, a Massachusetts Democrat who served in the U.S. House for 34 years, once famously said, "All politics is local."

October 12, 2012 12:00 am

Gary pilot dies in gyroplane crash at Lansing airport

LANSING | A gyroplane pilot from Gary died Monday from injuries suffered in a crash shortly after he took off from Lansing Municipal Airport in his one-seater aircraft, according to Illinois State Police.

September 10, 2012 3:15 pm

Tri-Motor flight a thrilling experience

Last week, the Lansing Municipal Airport welcomed a 1929 Ford Tri-Motor for a three-day stay. It was part of the 2012 Tri-Motor Tour that is organized through the Experimental Aircraft Association. The EAA Chapter 260 arranged for the tour stop, which was one of about 10 cities visited.

September 02, 2012 12:00 am
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