March 30 2011
I wonder: If you ask the universe for Grace, Beauty, Laughter and Joy, does it come true?It does if you know Karen Hartwig. Karen Jeanne Hartwig was born March 4, 1963, and left this earth way too suddenly...
Like father, like daughter? Young Bernero testing political waters
March 30 2011
The name "Bernero" may be showing up again on another ballot near you. This time the first name accompanying the well-known surname won’t be "Virg." It would be Kelly
Questions arise over the operation of four medical marijuana dispensaries in Lansing
March 30 2011
One medical marijuana dispensary in Lansing appears to be operating without the city’s approval, and three more may be in trouble if the City Council adopts a revised moratorium ordinance.S S Collectives,...
3340 Lake Lansing Road, Suite 1, Meridian Township Hours: M-F 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m. (517) 333-4842
March 30 2011
Newcomers may opt for a voluntary lifetime membership for $20, which offers discounts, a monthly newsletter and free cooking classes, along with the center’s full line of medicine and medibles
March 24 2011
Dale Schrader “got a kick” out of reading City Pulse’s “Eyesore of the Week” in the May 27, 2009, issue. That’s because two properties he bought 125 and 127 W. Grand...
What is the fate of Lansing Community College’s swimming pool?
March 24 2011
LCC administrators figure it will cost between $4.3 million and $4.6 million to renovate the facility and bring it up to code, including satisfying the Americans with Disabilities Act and air quality standards....
March 24 2011
Koopsen’s mind was made up. "Most of us are students. It’s hard to get by with money and everything, but at the end of the day people who have nothing have the right to speak," said the 19-year-old...
1242 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing Hours: M-Sat 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (989) 292-5143
March 24 2011
Upon entering the shop, I was enthusiastically greeted by a jolly man with a genuine love for what he does. He checked my papers and informed me that there was no membership fee. They had eight different...
The city of Lansing loses $1 million a year in its emergency medical service operations. But the question isn’t so much how the city will fix it, but if.
March 23 2011
The city of Lansing loses $1 million a year in its emergency medical service operations. But the question isn’t so much how the city will fix it, but if
March 16 2011
DHS ’needs reform’ & Automatics and open carry
A survey of First Ward residents as four City Council candidates’ names are floated in this year’s race
March 16 2011
Medical marijuana dispensaries and the “Mary Jane Mile.” Redeveloping REO Town. What to do with Groesbeck Golf Course?These are just a few of the issues brewing in Lansing’s First Ward,...
Can a street musician play on the pedestrian walkway downtown? Some local authorities say no
March 16 2011
As snowy rain came down in 35-degree weather Thursday, a local street performer played folk music in a short-sleeved shirt to downtown passersby — in the covered pedestrian walkway connecting the...
In the suburbs, as research and a new map by MSU faculty suggests
March 16 2011
For those who wonder if Lansing really is a “food desert,” two Michigan State University professors have something to show you
March 16 2011
I understand Michigan has this crater-sized budget hole and everyone is getting nixed. I get it, I get it. That’s just the way it is.What I don’t understand is why conservative legislators...
March 16 2011
On my way to a meeting in February, I got stuck in the snow. It was fully 24 hours after the President’s Day snowstorm, but the street (in an affluent Ann Arbor neighborhood) had not been touched...
On his way to India on business in search of jobs for Lansing, his office says
March 9 2011
Mayor Virg Bernero slipped out of Lansing Tuesday for a surprise business trip to Mumbai, India, that his office announced in a press release after he had departed.Bernero is going “to meet with...
Forum addresses federal military spending in light of states and communities struggling to make ends meet
March 9 2011
Wednesday, March 9 — Local and federal officials and leaders from neighborhood, religious and human services organizations gathered in Lansing Saturday to criticize the nation’s military budget...
March 2 2011
Gov. Rick Snyder and the Republican-led Legislature aren’t talking about ending public employees’ collective bargaining rights like their GOP friends across the big pond. Instead, they’re...
Despite facing felony drug charges, Fredrick Wayne Dagit helped his son set up a medical marijuana delivery service
March 2 2011
Nine weeks in jail and pending felony drug charges aren’t keeping Fredrick Wayne Dagit from doing what he believes is his mission: medical marijuana
March 2 2011
[Power On] Krista Smith: It’s the night we’ve all been waiting for, when Lansing honors its own! Right now the nominees are walking down Michigan Avenue, heading for the small vestibule inside...

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