Here's what's going on in town today
May 5 2016
Good day on this partly-cloudy Thursday. Lansing-based rock group Gore Gore Girls play at Mac's Bar tonight. Rich Tupica talked with vocalist/guitarist Amy Gore this week about the show.Now that
Candidates mixed on whether process to replace Dunnings should be public
May 4 2016
WEDNESDAY, May 4 — Should the selection process of Ingham County’s interim prosecutor be open to the public? “Yes,” said Gretchen Whitmer, who is the former state Senate Democratic...
Rise Against announced as July 6 Common Ground headliner
May 4 2016
Common Ground Music Festival announced today that melodic hardcore band Rise Against will headline its July 6 lineup.
The Bleh Lagoon And Glue In The Dark
May 4 2016
WEDNESDAY, May 4 — Q: I’m a guy in my late 20s. Two years ago, I started a friends-with-benefits thing with a woman, which honestly has turned into one of the most relaxed, comfortable relationshi
May 4 2016
A dancer from age 3, Renfrew has been with Children’s Ballet Theatre since 2009. A senior at Okemos High School, she will graduate from both high school and the ballet program this year. “Cinderella”...
May 4 2016
It’s hard to explain P.J.s, but they are, at least in my book, the perfect fried food. This addiction of mine starts out as dough cut into bite size rectangles. They are then perfectly deep-fried...
Cover band Triple Lindy to open for Verve Pipe at River Rock Concert
May 4 2016
Friday night (featuring the Verve Pipe): $15/$20 reserved VIP seating Saturday night (Top of the Town Party): $12/$17 reserved VIP seating/$5 for the TOTT Party/$20 for VIP seating and TOTT party Two-night...
May 4 2016
Craig Doepker has been serving up whiskey shots and PBRs at Mac’s Bar for years. The popular bartender made the Final Five in this year’s Top of the Town contest in both Best Bartender and...
May 4 2016
Out of a melee of hundreds of nominees, a crop of elite Lansing-area warriors has advanced to the Final Five round of the 2016 City Pulse/Fox 47 News Top of the Town Awards
City Pulse hosts second annual Kentucky Derby Party
May 4 2016
Lansing residents have a chance to watch “the most exciting two minutes in sports” on the big screen Saturday as City Pulse and Midtown Brewing Co. team up to host the second annual City Pulse...
May 4 2016
Michigan-based jazzy funk/rock band Everyday Junior headlines Saturday at the Loft; opening the show is Liquid Monk. Since forming in East Lansing in 2013, Everyday Junior has honed its high-energy jam-band...
New monthly art event kicks off Friday in Old Town
May 4 2016
An ArtPrize for Lansing? Well, let’s not get carried away. There are no $200,000 cash prizes at stake this weekend. But the Arts Council of Greater Lansing is hoping that its latest creation will...
Bonnie Jo Campbell talks Flannery O’Connor’s legacy
May 4 2016
Southern writer Flannery O’Connor (1925-1964) loved fowl. As a child, she enjoyed teaching chickens to do tricks
Gore Gore Girls return to Lansing
May 4 2016
For almost 20 years, the Gore Gore Girls have combined the attitude of ‘60s girlgroups with the powerful rock ‘n’ roll the Motor City is known for. Think the Ronettes meets Iggy & the...
Dunnings’ replacement process may be conducted in secret
May 4 2016
On Monday, Chief Circuit Judge Janene Lawless said the names will not be released of the six individuals who have applied to replace Stuart Dunnings III when his resignation becomes effective July 2. A...
Flint crisis a windfall for Schuette as AG looks toward governor’s race
May 4 2016
People are poisoned. Government workers face criminal charges. Gov. Rick Snyder is vilified, his reputation shredded
Artisan Company Salon +Tom & Chee
May 4 2016
Over the next week, a 2,800-square-foot building in REO Town will undergo some big cosmetic changes as it transforms from a vacant law office into a destination hair salon. A gray hardwood floor will be...
Twelve candidates bid to replace Dunnings as county prosecutor
May 4 2016
Whitmer, former Michigan Senate minority leader and a rising star in the state’s Democratic Party, is used to perpetual speculation about her political future. Her application for interim prosecutor...
Chamber, others raise questions over cost of a new animal shelter
May 4 2016
The 45-year-old Ingham County Animal Control Shelter is a communicable disease’s heaven. The facility shares the same air, resulting in kennel cough. Cats are crowded into community rooms, allowing...
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May 4 2016
Good day and May the Fourth be with you.Students, not teachers, will be giving out lessons tonight at Waverly Community Schools' Student Technology Showcase. Students grades K-12 show off the technol

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