Here's what's going on in town this weekend
Sept. 24 2016
Good day and happy weekend.Ixion Theatre brings “The Amazing Jesus,” a play by a Michigan-based Latina playwright, to the stage Saturday. (No, it’s not about that Jesus.) The play follows...
Sept. 23 2016
This week's guests are Strengths in Numbers Game Studios Inc., the members of LGBTQ Radio Program Outcasting and local artists participating in Art Prize
Sept. 23 2016
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Here's what's going on in town today
Sept. 23 2016
Good day on this partly cloudy Friday.Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, this year’s Spartan Statesmanship Award for Distinguished Public Service honoree, speaks Friday at the Wharton Center. Some...
BWL Central Substation clears a major hurdle at City Council
Sept. 22 2016
THURSDAY. Sept. 22 – The Lansing City Council will likely decide Monday night on the plan to put a power substation in Scott Park after a committee approved it today. WashingtonThe Planning and...
Here's what's going on in town today
Sept. 22 2016
Good day on this first day of Autumn.Investigator Frank Ellery finds himself in a pulp fiction predicament when a literary agent is gruesomely murdered in “Pulp,” the latest show from Williamston
Sept. 21 2016
Humans Uniting for an Equal Society (HUES) congratulates the newly elected Board! All positions were up for elections
Sept. 21 2016
We’ve come a long way in the last 10-15 years…fast, to appreciate and acknowledge that, yes, there are gay people among us, always have been, always will be, …and they are our friends...
Sept. 21 2016
Last week LGBTQ advocates and LGBTQ youth won a long fought battle for validity and accountability when the Michigan State Board of Education voted 6-2 to approve its Guidance on Safe and Supportive Learning...
Sept. 21 2016
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Sept. 21 2016
Michigan LGBTQ students began this school year without a clear, statewide policy to protect them. That’s despite the fact that this past February, the Michigan State Board of Education (MSBE) released...
New book challenges official story of New York prison riot
Sept. 21 2016
The 1971 Attica prison riot is widely regarded as the nation’s most violent prison disturbance, where merciless prisoners killed hostages and brutally attacked guards who attempted to retake the...
Sept. 21 2016
Back in in the mid-‘60s, Bill Malone was vocalist and bassist for one of Lansing’s most popular teen bands, the Plagues. But after relocating to California in the late ‘60s, he got involved...
Sept. 21 2016
That’s right, Eyjafjallajökull. No, I didn’t fall asleep on the keyboard. Nor are we discussing a minimalist armoire from Ikea. Eyjafjallajökull is a cocktail from American Fifth...
Sept. 21 2016
Tait and Jensen worked together to organize Grrrls Just Wanna Have Fun, a day-long concert and fundraiser for Helping Women Period that comes to the Avenue Saturday. Visitors can check out live music,...
LGBTQ radio program to open bureau at MSU
Sept. 21 2016
A new program coming to Michigan State University offers students a national platform to discuss LGBTQ issues
Sept. 21 2016
Taking its name from the use of the ancient architectural orders, the Neo-Classical Revival style traces its immediate origins to the extensive classical themes found in the pavilions at the 1893 World’s...
FOIA exemption for legislators, governor could be ended
Sept. 21 2016
For the first time in generations, the people of Michigan's right to know about the often opaque workings of their government could be broadened
Increased cost of life-saving drug ‘unconscionable’
Sept. 21 2016
“Follow the money.” A still common phrase initially imbedded into the national lexicon back in the wacky decade of the 1970s, the years of Machiavellian politicians, the end of the Vietnam...
Legendary local rock ‘n’ roll outfits play reunion concert
Sept. 21 2016
While veterans of Lansing’s 1960s rock music scene are mostly in their 60s today, a select batch of those musicians are hoping to recreate some of the sonic majesty that happened over 45 years...

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