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Aug. 17 2016
Gertrude Stein is credited with coining the phrase “There is no there, there” to describe the pervasive anonymity of our built environment. This state of "placelessness" is frequently used...
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State probing donations to Eaton sheriff’s campaign
Aug. 17 2016
Thousands of dollars’ worth of corporate campaign donations to the reelection campaign of Eaton County Sheriff Tom Reich are being investigated by the secretary of state for potential violations...
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8-week-old puppy found in dumpster; reward offered
Aug. 12 2016
FRIDAY, Aug. 12 — The Ingham County Animal Control & Shelter is offering a $500 reward for information about an 8-week-old puppy found in a dumpster in South Lansing yesterday morning. “It
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Ingham County Animal Shelter pleas for adoptions to avoid euthanasia
Aug. 11 2016
THURSDAY, Aug. 11 — The Ingham County Animal Shelter has lowered adoption prices in an effort to avoid euthanasia because of overcrowding. “Despite our best efforts to keep the homeless pet
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Aug. 10 2016
Monty Nye of Grand Ledge was the first person to correctly identify the July 13 “Eye for Design,” which showed one of the stone carvings at Lansing’s Firehouse #1 (below), at Shiawassee...
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Medpot shops would close if city ordinance passes
Aug. 10 2016
Lansing is considering a medical marijuana ordinance so sweeping in scope, so punitive in intent that it threatens to destroy the caregiver businesses that have found refuge in the city
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Ferguson seeks to sway LCC trustees election
Aug. 10 2016
A criminal investigation into the campaign activities of a candidate for the Lansing Community College Board of Trustees has shed light on attempts by the chairman of the Michigan State Board of Trustees...
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Former senator says she will decide early next year
Aug. 5 2016
FRIDAY, Aug. 5 — Former state Sen. Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing, expects to decide by the end of March if she will seek the Democratic nomination for governor in 2018. “I’m seriously...
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City Council to vote on letting voters decide on selling Scott house
Aug. 5 2016
FRIDAY, Aug. 5 — The Lansing City Council will decide Monday whether to ask voters in November if the house in Scott Park should be sold and moved to make room for a controversial power substation
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Aug. 3 2016
The “Grove” from which this home’s street takes its name refers to a wooded area within the College Grove subdivision that was originally to be preserved as park. The subdivision was...
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Remembering two nights of rioting on the west side 50 years ago
Aug. 3 2016
Civil unrest erupted in dozens of American cities in the 1960s. Fifty years ago this week, on Aug. 7 and 8, 1966, it was Lansing's turn
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Behind Dunnings’ plea: politics and rigged justice
Aug. 3 2016
Bernie Sanders is talking about income inequality when he growls that “the system is rigged,” but his complaint is just as valid for the “justice” system
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City's proposed marijuana law would cripple dispensaries
Aug. 3 2016
Lansing has an estimated 70 marijuana-oriented businesses scattered throughout the city. In just a few months, many of them could disappear
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Morgan drops out, throws support to Azima
July 29 2016
FRIDAY, Sept. 30 — The race for the Board of Trustees at Lansing Community College is down to five candidates for four positions after one dropped out today. MorganThomas Morgan, a communications...
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Candidate claims she didn’t get letters telling her she had violated election law
July 29 2016
FRIDAY, July 29 — An attorney representing a Lansing Community College Board of Trustees candidate accused of making false claims on an election document said yesterday his client “did not...
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LCC candidate being investigated for perjury over campaign papers
July 28 2016
THURSDAY, July 28 — A Lansing Community College trustee candidate committed perjury by filing false campaign information before a notary public, Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum alleged today
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July 27 2016
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Gilbert on ballot despite exiting race
July 27 2016
Actress Melissa Gilbert vowed in May that she was quitting her congressional bid to unseat U.S. Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Rochester, due to health reasons and local Democrats have Macomb County assistant prosecutor...
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July 27 2016
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July 27 2016
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