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Mayor-elect: I’m a ‘collaborator who can get things done faster’
Nov. 8 2017
Courtesy Photo WEDNESDAY, Nov. 8 — State Rep. Andy Schor was elected mayor of Lansing on Tuesday by a landslide margin: 72 percent to 28 percent for City Councilwoman Judi Brown Clarke. W
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Nov. 8 2017
Fall Writing Series: Crystal Good. Ever wonder at the natural marvels of Appalachia? Crystal Good, author of Valley Girl, is coming to the RCAH Theatre to talk about writing, marketing, and the aesthe
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Schuler Books & Music set to host two writer discussions
Nov. 3 2017
In early November, Schuler Books & Music will be hosting two different authors in their Lansing area book stores. On Nov. 9, fantasy/sci fi writer Jim Hines will be visiting the Eastwood Tow
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Hot Dub Time Machine comes to The Loft
Nov. 3 2017
Courtesy Photo Australian DJ Tom Lowndes, better known by his stage name, Tom Loud and his newest project, Hot Dub Time Machine brings the self-described "Best. Party. Ever." to the U.S
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Nov. 3 2017
As the weather gets colder and colder, it's important to get in some of those long walks with you dog before the snow starts to pile on. The Harris Nature Center is offering a guided night walk throu
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Cara Catallo explores Pewabic Pottery’s history in new book
Nov. 2 2017
In the 1960s “white flight” saw Detroiters abandoning their homes for the suburbs leaving behind architectural one-of-a-kind installations of Pewabic Pottery. Looters soon moved in, taking...
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A look into the 2017 East Lansing Film Festival
Nov. 2 2017
Picture Los Angeles, pre-riots circa 1992, then Auschwitz, an equestrian competition, and small-town America after the 2008 financial crisis. Lastly, take a look into someone’s mind during one of...
Women’s charity art auction raises money for breast cancer
Nov. 2 2017
According to the Women’s Center of Greater Lansing, one in nine women are diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetimes. As a result, the Women’s Center, headed by Cindie Alwood, is constantly...
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‘Farce of Habit’ delights
Nov. 2 2017
Starlight Dinner Theatre’s “Farce of Habit” had a cast of loonies who made non-stop jokes, puns and occasionally indecorous jests that kept the nearly full, opening night house chuckling....
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Nov. 2 2017
On November 7th, residents of the City of East Lansing will have the opportunity to broaden the tax base of the City and reduce property taxes to a Charter maximum of 13 mills; a historic low and the lowest...
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Candidates for Lansing offices raised nearly $190,000
Nov. 2 2017
It’s that time of the year again — pumpkins, goblins and campaign finance reports. With five races for Lansing City offices and nine candidates on the ballot next Tuesday, the cash has been...
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Real estate PAC donates $32,823 to newcomer Stephens in EL Council race
Nov. 2 2017
That’s three times the $10,383 that Stephens, a Democrat seeking a nonpartisan seat on the Council, raised for his campaign, according to campaign finance reports filed with the Ingham County Clerk...
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Nov. 2 2017
“I’m a degreed architect, but when I moved here I was seven months pregnant, and no one was going to hire me in (that) male-dominated world,” Hanna said. “So I started baking. It...
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Look for usual light turnout Tuesday in local races
Nov. 2 2017
Cities nationwide have problems getting people to vote in local elections. One study from Portland State University analyzed 23 million voting records and voters over the age of 65 are 15 times more likely...
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Co-location of Plymouth, Pilgrim churches sign of times for Lansing’s older faith community
Nov. 2 2017
When you step into Lansing’s Plymouth Congregational Church, at 2001 E. Grand River Ave., you notice a series of cozy rooms, the lighting throughout the building dim. Boxes are stacked in the corners....
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Nov. 2 2017
When published award-winning author George Ella Lyon met Diane Gilliam — an equally lauded poet — they became fast friends. Cut to today, and the duo is coming to MSU to chat about why their
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‘The Government Inspector’ comes to LCC
Nov. 1 2017
Produced by the Lansing Community College department for Humanities & Performing Arts, Nikolai Gogol's classic 1836 comedy, “The Government Inspector” will bring its comedy of errors to
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Nov. 1 2017
Tensions are brewing in the air, but Idil doesn’t know it yet. Soon, the 1991 Somalian Civil War will begin, but for now, she must stand up for what she believes in. Idil is a young Somali wom
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Oct. 31 2017
Happy Halloween! As monsters and ghouls walk the streets, take the time to unleash some of your inner demons at the Robin Theatre. Today, REO Town’s poetry and spoken word hot spot is featurin
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Oct. 30 2017
Enjoy some games and build up camaraderie with your fellow players at the Meridian Senior Center’s regular game day. Although playing games might seem like an activity reserved for children, studies