The St. Andrew Dung-Lac Parish moves into the former Holy Cross Catholic Church
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 5 — The former Holy Cross Catholic Church in Lansing will have new tenants soon: the St. Andrew Dung-Lac Parish, a Vietnamese Catholic congregation
A Lansing couple seeks to open a video production studio in a south side neighborhood
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 6 — Lisa and Russell Davis have been producing short films and music videos for years, but never had a permanent studio to call home
The state approves parks funding that will go toward reopening Crego Park
March 18 2013
Friday, April 8 — The city has landed $500,000 in state grant money for reopening Lansing’s largest park, Parks Director Murdock Jemerson said
A public hearing is scheduled tonight on amendments to the city’s list of authorized dispensaries
March 18 2013
Monday, April 11 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing tonight on amendments to the city’s medical marijuana moratorium
Cannabis, tributes and a bus plan
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 11 — At its Monday meeting, the Lansing City Council held a public hearing on what businesses that can operate during the medical marijuana dispensary moratorium, unanimously approved...
Proposed changes for Lansing’s Parks and Recreation Department
March 18 2013
Saturday, April 16 — Proposed plans for Lansing’s Parks and Recreation Department for the upcoming fiscal year include temporarily closing the Moores Park pool, turning certain maintenance...
The City Council will vote tonight on a revised list of medical marijuana businesses that can operate in Lansing during the six-month moratorium. One business threatens to go to court if it is excluded.
March 18 2013
Monday, April 18 — One medical marijuana dispensary out of nearly 40 operating in Lansing may have to shut down if the City Council approves amendments to the city’s medical marijuana moratorium...
Lansing is exploring a bike-sharing program in the city
March 18 2013
Monday, April 18 — What if you needed to make a quick jaunt in the city, but you don’t own a car, the walk is too far and a bus might take too long?
The Council can’t get together for a quorum, will reconvene at 5 tonight. Council President Robinson: “This reflects poorly on all of us.”
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 19 — Monday’s Lansing City Council meeting was put on hold until 5 p.m. today after the eight-member body failed to reach a quorum
What is Applied Behavior Analysis and why isn’t it being used more often to treat autism?
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 20 — Three years ago, Stacie Rulison’s son Ryder was diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Ryder was three years old at the time
The proposed Waverly Road sidewalk project goes before the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission with mixed reviews and a Wood-Bernero quarrel
March 18 2013
Thursday, April 21 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and City Councilwoman Carol Wood are at odds again, this time over the proposed Waverly Road sidewalk project
The hospital announces it will not hire smokers.
March 18 2013
Friday, April 22 — Sparrow Health System will no longer hire smokers starting May 1
Waiving the noise ordinance and budget questions and answers on tonight’s Council agenda
March 18 2013
Monday, April 25 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing and subsequent vote on waiving the city’s noise ordinance for the state Department of Transportation at tonight’s...
Benavides, Hollister, Crawford join Bernero in supporting the millage
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 27 — Four Lansing mayors, past and present, stood sheltered from the rain this morning in Fire Station No. 1 downtown to announce their support for the proposed 4-mill property tax...
Ferguson: Council took easy way out on millage election
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 27 — The chairman of the Michigan State University Board of Trustees said today "I scratch my head" about the Lansing City Council's decision to have voters approve a property tax...
The proposed Waverly Road sidewalk moves forward
March 18 2013
Thursday, April 28 — The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission voted Wednesday night to move forward with the proposed Waverly Road sidewalk project proposed by Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and derided...
A ballot proposal that would show support for bringing a gaming facility to downtown Lansing is probably not in the cards for the August primary.
March 18 2013
Friday, April 29 — A nonbinding referendum on whether to bring an Indian-owned casino to Lansing is “pretty unlikely” to be on the August primary ballot, City Clerk Chris Swope said
Another gun rights group files suit against the Capital Area District Library’s weapons policy. Meanwhile, CADL’s executive director steps down for unrelated reasons.
March 18 2013
Friday, April 29 —The gun rights advocacy group Michigan Gun Owners has filed suit against the Capital Area District Library, claiming a portion of its weapons policy is illegal
The Lansing City Council to discuss joining regional efforts to share fire services. Finance director says it’s unrelated to Tuesday’s millage election.
March 18 2013
Monday, May 2 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to vote on a resolution at tonight’s meeting that would seek funding from the Michigan Municipal League to help study cost-saving measures...
The Council promises to spend millage money — if it passes today at the polls — on police, fire and roads
March 18 2013
Tuesday, May 3 — After several Lansing City Council members said at Monday night’s meeting they’ve heard concerns from residents that the city wouldn’t actually spend new millage...

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