East Lansing artist prints native plants on invasive species
Oct. 28 2015
An East Lansing artist prints the shadows of endangered plants on handmade paper crafted from the invasive plants that threaten them
Bonnie Jo Campbell writes stories of love, loss and sexuality
Oct. 28 2015
“Mothers, Tell Your Daughters,” the title of the Bonnie Jo Campbell’s new book, prompts the question: Tell your daughters what?
Oct. 28 2015
Back by popular demand, a new Lansing-based improv comedy group is making an encore appearance this week in Old Town
Former MSU President Wharton on racism and the loss of 'human capital'
Oct. 28 2015
Few Fortune 500 CEOs get the chance to weigh a loan application from a hotel where, a few decades earlier, they were nearly thrown out of the lobby for having the wrong skin color. Few executives are asked...
Craft cocktails catch on in Lansing
Oct. 28 2015
The bar is just one of several examples of the budding craft cocktail movement in Greater Lansing. While craft beer is the big economic driver in Michigan’s beverage industry — and soaks up...
‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ still powerful
Oct. 28 2015
When a literary work is classified as “important,” the connotation is that it is intellectually ponderous and pretentious. Riverwalk Theatre’s production of “Diary of Anne Frank”...
Dia de Los Muertos event celebrates Latino culture
Oct. 28 2015
For most people, the days and weeks leading up to Halloween are spent party planning, picking out costumes and contemplating which type of candy to pass out to trick-or-treaters. For many descendants of...
Popular Youtube star visits his old stomping grounds
Oct. 23 2015
FRIDAY, Oct. 23 — Youtube star and LGBT advocate Tyler Oakley has added another job title to his impressive resume: published author. His first book, “Binge,” hit bookstore shelves Tuesday....
Pilot program for roadside marijuana checks proposed
Oct. 23 2015
LANSING – For years, police officers have used portable Breathalyzers to check drivers’ blood alcohol level. But there’s never been a portable marijuana-testing equivalent at officers’...
Artist prints native plants on invasive species
Oct. 23 2015
LANSING — An East Lansing artist prints the shadows of endangered plants on handmade paper crafted from the invasive plants that threaten them.A shadow of cream wild indigo printed on paper made...
Broad Art Museum tackles 50 years of video art
Oct. 21 2015
In a curious twist of fate, the death of former Broad Art Museum Director Michael Rush helped the museum acquire one of the cornerstone pieces of its latest exhibit, “Moving Time: Video Art at...
Oct. 21 2015
Performing are Marshall Applewhite, the Friend, DJ Ruckus, Lame Duck Sessions and Matt Dolinar. Steve Swart, aka DJ Ruckus, specializes in techno, house and bass music. “I’m probably playing...
Wharton Center event honors 50 years of the NEA, NEH
Oct. 21 2015
When Bill Ivey took the reins of the National Endowment for the Arts, he stepped into an organization in crisis
Dad and the Kennedys among longest-serving AG's biggest influences
Oct. 21 2015
At 90, Frank Kelley walks with a cane, but his mind is sharp and his spirit remarkably high considering that just this month his wife, Nancy, died at 67
Kositchek's marks 150 years in business
Oct. 21 2015
Nobody knows whether Mark Twain stopped by Kositchek’s Clothiers in downtown Lansing when he lectured at Mead’s Hall in 1871, but he could have
Oct. 21 2015
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and the liberation of Nazi concentration camps. It also marks the 70th anniversary of the death of one of the war's most iconic figures:...
Lansing Brewing Co. taps into city’s century-old beer history
Oct. 21 2015
When Lansing Brewing Co. opens Thursday, one of its featured beers will be named for Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero
Art + Bike Fix-it Stations unveiled in south Lansing
Oct. 21 2015
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 21 — Two of Lansing’s newest public art pieces do more than brighten up the area. They can also help you fix your bike
Filmmaker sets coming of age story in Upper Peninsula
Oct. 16 2015
LANSING — An epic bike trip around Lake Superior inspired a new film that stars the Upper Peninsula.Filmmaker Edd Benda used breathtaking U.P. settings for his new movie, “Superior.”...
Lansing Brewing Co. to open Thursday
Oct. 16 2015
FRIDAY, Oct. 16 — “It’s time to brew beer again,” proclaims a mural on the side of the soon-to-open Lansing Brewing Co. While the brewery isn’t open yet, its brewers are hard...

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