Public utility appoints interim general manager to general manager post.
Sept. 23 2015
Dick Peffley the interim general manager of the Lansing Board of Water and Light can drop the 'interim' label
When my HIV status suddenly made me part of a story
Sept. 22 2015
OK — so, let’s get this out there right on the front end. I am living with HIV
Gamrat wants her seat back, but newspapers are having none of that.
Sept. 18 2015
Two of West Michigan's most prominent newspapers didn't mesh words in an editorial yesterday regarding former State Rep. Cindy Gamrat's announcement that she was going to seek election
June 25 2010
The marijuana "alternative" K2 has been available in Michigan for some time now ... so I guess it\'s about time the government tried to ban it. State Rep. Rick Jones, R-Grand Ledge, our local crusader...
June 11 2010
Former active 8th Congressional District candidate Kande Ngalamulume has moved back to Philadelphia, but his campaign is in debt a few thousand dollars and needs your help, according to a e-mail being...
June 10 2010
Remember in 2008 when a local good Samaritan bought up a bunch of billboards that said Thanks, Tom.? Well, should we not behave in the same manner now, faced with the reality that the local, beloved sports...
June 2 2010
Damn. As soon as it started, it\'s over. The Kande Ngalamulume campaign sent out a press release this morning saying that the campaign is over. Here\'s what he said in a release:"It is with a grieving...
May 25 2010
First, I\'ll say that this truly sucks and reeks of a bygone era. The storyline that\'s emerging from this whole basketball court beating incident on Lansing\'s south side is this: a bunch of black guys...
May 20 2010
Rue the day; Saginaw County sheriffs deputies now have to coddle medical marijuana patients!According to this story from the Saginaw News, the department has decided to discontinue its POLICY of smashing...
May 18 2010
Could it be? Less than 24 hours after the Lansing City Council adopts a budget for fiscal year 2011 included a 10 percent pay cut for city employees because of a deficit theres news out of the Capitol...
May 14 2010
So, the Lansing City Council Intergovernmental Relations Committee is considering an ordinance that would eliminate a part of the city job application that asks if you�re a felon.What for? The city is...
April 9 2010
Uh oh. A $1.9 million cut to the proposed fiscal 2011 Lansing Police budget (that would start July 1) is bad news in the midst of this recent wave of murders and shootings in Lansing.But, to jump to that...
March 22 2010
According to a press release issued today by Mayor Virg Bernero\'s office, the mayor is putting a "for sale" sign on the city-owned 2003 Cadillac CTS. It\'s a symbol, the release states, of the mayor\'s...
March 18 2010
Local Twitter and Facebook-o-philes are getting their Blackberry thumbs and keyboard fingers ready to assault CNNs Rick Sanchez on his Friday show in the name of promoting the Lansing area for Googles...
March 2 2010
Preuss Pets employee Greg Carlen had to say goodbye Monday to Buzz, his African, fresh-water dwelling, puffy companion.During the past year, Buzz an Mbu puffer fish greeted customers from an aquarium...
Feb. 25 2010
Brian Rooney, who is seeking the GOP nomination in the 7th Congressional District (Eaton County), is decidedly not offering voters a moderate alternative to either incumbent Democrat Mark Schauer or his...
Feb. 5 2010
Today we witness sign No. 47 that Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero is going to run for governor.According to the Detroit Free Press, Bernero will appear tonight at a �Get to Know the Candidates� forum in Detroit...
Feb. 4 2010
A Lansing State Journal editorial today (Thursday) says that a recent change in how the Lansing City Council holds its meetings is a step backward in efficiency.This is somewhat true. Until this year,...
Jan. 29 2010
On Friday, Lansing Police Lt. Larry Klaus reflected back to his second day on the job as a community police officer in Lansings Genesee neighborhood. It was 1990, he said, and he had come to the realization...
Jan. 21 2010
It seems like there is a bit of disagreement over the dreamy Interstate Traveler Co. MagLev train system that would connect Detroit and Lansing.Over the past few days, varying news reports have said that...

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