Ingham County Register of Deeds speaks to Occupy Lansing participants about foreclosure
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Oct. 18 — Occupy Lansing participants received insight into the foreclosure process in preparation for their march against Chase Bank later this afternoon
425 agreements and millage support up for a vote
March 18 2013
Friday, Oct. 21 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to vote on a pair of tax sharing agreements with DeWitt Township Monday, paving the way for what city and township officials have said could...
The Council supports the millage increase; 425s are approved; and opposition to state legislation that would ‘overstep our ability to protect civil rights’
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Oct. 25 — The Lansing City Council “fully and enthusiastically” supports a property tax increase on city residents to bolster revenue for police, fire and road services, based...
A Chamber of Commerce ‘initiative’ is using the Pulse’s photos for its campaign literature without permission. Quinney’s campaign said the images are being doctored to make Quinney look ‘more menacing, more black.’
March 18 2013
Friday, Oct. 28 — A Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce front group is using City Pulse property without permission in its campaign against City Council candidate Derrick Quinney. Moreover, Quinney’s...
Lynne Martinez returns a $100 contribution from ‘Sam Eyde Construction Company’ out of fear that it may have violated campaign finance laws
March 18 2013
Monday, Oct. 31 — 1st Ward Lansing City Council candidate Lynne Martinez said today that she returned a $100 campaign contribution from “Sam Eyde Construction Company” out of uncertainty...
Bernero calls for Martinez; Quinney punches the mayor by radio
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Nov. 2 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero has gone to bat for one candidate for City Council through a robo call — and has become a target of another candidate in a radio ad
Buying, selling property and a Committee of the Whole meeting on Council’s Thursday afternoon agenda
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Nov. 2 – The Lansing City Council took Monday night off for Halloween, so it’ll meet Thursday afternoon at 1:30 to discuss a business loan and buying and selling property, followed...
Lynne Martinez campaign distributes direct mail pieces in response to Washington attacks
March 18 2013
Thursday, Nov. 3 — With the City Council general election less than a week away, the Lynne Martinez campaign has taken on her opponent by name for the first time
Mile 26
March 18 2013
Friday, Nov. 4 — I watched a friend run the Detroit Marathon a few weeks ago with friends. We set up camp at the 8.5-mile mark. Our friend greeted us, having completed a third of her distance, with...
City Council denounces Senate Republicans’ version of anti-bullying legislation; approves its budget policies and priorities for next fiscal year
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Nov. 8 — The Lansing City Council is urging the state House of Representatives to stray from the path paved by Senate Republicans last week on statewide anti-bullying legislation
City Council candidate gives signs of quitting, but says she hasn’t
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Nov. 8 — Has Rory Neuner quit her race for Lansing City Council, at least effectively? She said no in a text message today
Man-on-the-street interviews reveal a desire for more information about candidates
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Nov. 8 — After months of campaigning Election Day is finally here, but some Lansing residents would have liked more information before heading to the polls
Friends say they 'wish it was a dream'
March 18 2013
Thursday, Nov. 10 — Multiple gunshots outside of a downtown entertainment venue early Thursday morning left one man dead and a community mourning, sources who knew the victim say
The City Clerk urges the Council — again — to have fewer meetings in a year. Will the proposal make the February presidential primary ballot?
March 18 2013
Friday, Nov. 11 — Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope is at it again. After a failed attempt this summer to convince the City Council it meets too often and to reduce the number of its meetings, he’s...
Paterno in clear legally but perhaps not ethically, local sports law expert says
March 18 2013
Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno fulfilled his legal obligation in the university’s sex abuse scandal, a local professor of sports law and torts said today
Council, Bernero voice opposition to a U.S. Postal Service proposal to close its Collins Road processing facility; Council meeting proposal moves to committee
March 18 2013
Monday, Nov. 14 — A multi-billion dollar deficit faced by the U.S. Postal Service could have negative implications for local residents, businesses and agencies that depend on timely mail deliveries...
The American Independent News Network shuts down select sites, emphasizes national coverage over local
March 18 2013
Thursday, Nov. 17 — Readers of the Michigan Messenger will have to look elsewhere for a left-tilted local independent news source
Paper did not defame Paul Vlahakis by calling him a tax delinquent, judge rules
March 18 2013
Thursday, Nov. 17 — An Ingham County judge has dismissed a libel suit against City Pulse by businessman Paul Vlahakis over a December 2009 story that reported that he was the county’s second...
Bomb threat on Lansing police headquarters deemed not credible
March 18 2013
Friday, Nov. 18 — City Hall and Police Department employees returned to work this morning after a bomb threat against police headquarters downtown closed and evacuated both buildings for almost two...
The administration asks for permission to sell Waverly Golf Course (again) and an old parks maintenance building
March 18 2013
Saturday, Nov. 19 — Potential ballot proposals for the Feb. 28 presidential primary election ballot keep coming in for Lansing City Council approval

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