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New mural welcomes visitors to downtown Lansing
Oct. 8 2015
THURSDAY, Oct. 8 — An new outdoor mural, unveiled today, welcomes visitors to downtown Lansing
Race relations take center stage in MSU’s latest production
Oct. 7 2015
It doesn’t start with a neighborhood watch shooting, a police beating or a burning cross. It starts with a drawing on a whiteboard. Yet in the residence hall microcosm of “Baltimore,”...
New book explores occultism in the work of H.P. Lovecraft
Oct. 7 2015
From the start, let’s get a few things straight: H.P. Lovecraft was not a pseudonym, and in his world, magick is spelled with a “k.” Illusionists like Penn and Teller do not make an appearance...
Oct. 7 2015
GTG Records hosts its annual GTG Fest this weekend at the Avenue Café
Joshua Roman looks forward to beer and romance
Oct. 7 2015
In a charming, off-the-cuff YouTube series, Joshua Roman parks his chair, himself and his cello in alleys, gardens, parks and rooftops of cities he’s touring — from Sri Lanka to New York to...
MSU Crew Club hosts regatta on Grand River this weekend
Oct. 7 2015
Lansing’s Grand River — at least a twomile stretch of it in southwest Lansing — will get a little more crowded this weekend
Sharp banter and special effects drive surreal LCC production
Oct. 7 2015
Imagine taking a script, tearing it into tiny pieces, gathering up all the best pieces and then staging that as a version of the script
Standout performances salvage lackluster script
Oct. 7 2015
Here’s a challenge: Stage a play that focuses on a dull, snobby, stuffy, Review entitled upper class American family whose sense of the meaning of life revolves around endless games of golf and...
Saturday, Oct. 10
Oct. 7 2015
Whether it's for dances, detention, or sporting events, it is not uncommon to find school open Saturday
Staff changes and big questions loom as Broad Museum marks its third birthday
Oct. 7 2015
To be thrown into an identity crisis at the age of 3 is a little early, but that’s what is happening to MSU’s Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum as it nears its third birthday, coming in November
Loss of Video To Go removes critical human touch
Oct. 7 2015
Lansing movie rental institution Video To Go announced its eventual closing on social media last week
Former “Glee” cast member comes to Mac’s Bar
Oct. 6 2015
MONDAY, Oct. 5 — Singer/songwriter and former “Glee” cast member Noah Guthrie comes to Lansing Friday, playing an intimate show at the Loft
Plaidurday celebrates its fourth anniversary
Oct. 1 2015
THURSDAY, Oct. 1 — Plaidurday, the self-proclaimed “worldwide celebration of plaid,” celebrates its fourth anniversary tomorrow. Started in 2011 by MSU alum and then Lansing resident...
Abandoned lot in Moores Park Neighborhood to become community green space
Oct. 1 2015
THURSDAY, Oct. 1 — Lansing’s Moores Park neighborhood is trading in an abandoned house for a community gathering space — with a little help.Mayor Virg Bernero and representatives from...
Grand Ledge twins take top spot on VH1's
Oct. 1 2015
THURSDAY, Oct. 1 — A pair of Greater Lansing twins took home a $222,222.22 prize yesterday, taking the top spot in one of VH1’s newest reality TV shows
Ellison Brewery and Spirits announces Friday opening
Sept. 30 2015
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30 — Ellison Brewery and Spirits is on tap to join Greater Lansing’s growing beer scene this week, announcing a Friday opening
Staged reading fundraiser resurrects forgotten play
Sept. 30 2015
Kristine Thatcher, a prominent figure in the local theater scene, reached deep into her desk drawer and found something entirely different: a never-produced script with an emotional history
Great Michigan Read book sparks artifacts discussion
Sept. 30 2015
The Michigan Humanities Council’s selection for this year’s Great Michigan Read program should generate discussion about what readers consider important in their daily lives
Kimberly Lavon overcomes tragedy to return to art
Sept. 30 2015
Looking back, 2012 was a bit of a scary year. There were hurricanes, mass shootings, the advent of Obamacare and its alleged “death panels” — and all the while the ominous end of days...
Sept. 30 2015
After a short hiatus from the local scene, Peoples Temple headline Friday at Mac’s Bar

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