Sept. 22 2010
Virg Bernero’s Democratic gubernatorial campaign is chasing women as of late … their vote, that is.At campaign stops in Lansing, Flint and Southfield Monday, Bernero and running mate Brenda...
Sept. 21 2010
The Lansing City Council approved an ordinance, 5-,0 at Monday night’s meeting to regulate medical marijuana caregivers who conduct business in their homes
Sept. 15 2010
“If a law firm hosts a fundraiser, even if it is just donating space, that candidate is sponsored by that law firm,” O’Berry said, meaning contributions can start adding up from associates...
Sept. 15 2010
A debate notice from his opponent and an excited crowd welcomed Democratic gubernatorial candidate Virg Bernero to a traditionally conservative West Michigan on Friday
Sept. 14 2010
Lansing City Council votes 5-2 to rename Main Street to Malcolm X Street despite one council member's survey of the neighborhood. The public also weighed in on a proposed medical marijuana ordinance at...
Sept. 13 2010
Ammahad Shekarraki has spent years trying to get Malcolm X memorialized in Lansing. His petitions may finally pay off tonight, when the Council is scheduled to vote on renaming Main Street as Malcolm X...
Sept. 10 2010
The Lansing City Council reached a preliminary agreement Thursday with Abundant Grace Faith Church, which purchased the former Farmer Jack at 5750 S. Cedar St. for $700,000 about nine months ago. Because...
Sept. 9 2010
It took about three hours in the 10th floor City Hall Council Chambers, but lo and behold, a proposed snow and ice removal ordinance will likely get a public hearing this month. The ordinance would allow...
Sept. 9 2010
It took about three hours in the 10th floor City Hall Council Chambers, but lo and behold, a proposed snow and ice removal ordinance will likely get a public hearing this month. The ordinance would allow...
Sept. 9 2010
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Virg Bernero reached out to his opponent’s campaign Tuesday, asking him to sign a petition supporting a proposed federal bill that would help small businesses get...
Sept. 8 2010
Between 1964 and 1978, the Lansing Board of Water and Light heedlessly dumped about 450,000 cubic yards of coal ash into a large gravel-lined hole once a swimming site at the north end of Comfort Street...
Sept. 8 2010
With a blue-and-white checked Polo shirt tucked into his blue jeans, Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder greeted a mix of children, college students and adults as they made their way past his...
Sept. 3 2010
The corner of Oakland Avenue and Pine Street — recently reopened after being closed for months for the sewer separation project — was awash Thursday with sediment-filled water. One neighbor...
Sept. 3 2010
Lansing is about to lose a landmark: the White Castle at 6541 S. Cedar St. Managers at the south Lansing White Castle confirmed today that the restaurant’s doors will close Oct. 2
Sept. 2 2010
Though Lansing officials are taking a week to mull over the latest version of a snow and ice removal ordinance, one proponent of the original draft likes what she sees
Sept. 1 2010
Over the past two winters, 450 nuisance complaints were filed with the Lansing Public Service Department. Of those, 207 notices were delivered to property owners’ doorsteps to clean up their public...
Sept. 1 2010
Living near MSU is a distinct experience this time of year. Roughly 15,000 students move into residence halls on campus, each with varying quantities of essential and non-essential furnishings
Sept. 1 2010
The Michigan Republican Party released a one-minute political shot at Democratic gubernatorial candidate and Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero this week vis--vis depressing portraits of Lansing
Aug. 31 2010
A contentious contract agreement between the city and a former city employee was scheduled for approval at Monday night’s City Council meeting, but it was put on hold after two Council members and...
Aug. 30 2010
A report by the Public Safety Committee will be distributed at tonight’s Lansing City Council meeting that concludes the city is unable to perform certain building code inspections on mobile-home...

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