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Aug. 10 2017
Summer of Love celebrated through art Sometimes it takes two to create memorable and vibrant art. Artist Ben Graham designed this week’s cover, but he didn’t create it alone. With the...
Aug. 3 2017
Pokemon GO in Lansing, friends made and money spent When Pokémon GO was released on July 6, 2016, coverage by media giants like Forbes and The New York Times helped shoot it to fame. Since then,...
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Aug. 2 2017
Tonight, the Cristo Rey Community Center got a makeover. It unveiled a mural which now graces its outer wall. The improvement makes the community center a part of more than 100 urban revitalizat
July 31 2017
If you’ve walked through downtown Lansing on Washington Square, you’ve probably noticed the Pop Up Art exhibits placed strategically along the way. These kiosks are presented by the Lansing
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July 27 2017
Beyond the naked eye Growing up, Vincent Brady couldn’t stay away from the camera. Since he was 6 years old, Brady said he has been naturally drawn to photography, casually taking photographs...
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July 24 2017
For the week of July 24 through the 31, if you get dinner at Dusty’s Cellar, 10 percent of your purchase will go to the Greater Lansing Food Bank. Greater Lansing Food Bank is a non-profit
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July 20 2017
Unique art by MSU Faculty When looking through pictures there are always a few images that just don’t make the cut—the snapshots that aren’t worth printing out or sharing to family members...
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July 20 2017
One ring found within the rubble, two strangers’ lives changed forever When Dylan Rogers stopped by at his friend’s new place, he didn’t expect it to be the first step in a quest of...
July 13 2017
July 13 is the day that the Downeaster Theatre opens its doors for the beginning of auditions for its very first production. ­ Beginning at 7, adults can audition to be a p
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July 13 2017
Art teacher by day, artist forever One medium of art can indirectly create another. That is exactly what happened to Laura Gajewski when she created the artwork on the cover of this issue.Gajewski was...
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July 8 2017
Photos by Scott V Photography/scottvphotography.com As I left my air conditioning in my car behind, I couldn’t help but mentally prepare myself for what I was about to witness at Common Ground
July 6 2017
After a vicious beating by the bigoted villain, main character Andrew is visited by his fairy drag-mother, Glimmer, who turns him into the superhero DragZilla. DragZilla then goes on to stand up to the...
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July 6 2017
One of Baldwin’s paintings will be featured by the Lansing Art Gallery for the Pop Up Art: Special Edition that is taking place on Washington Square throughout the summer. Baldwin is also on a billboard...
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July 6 2017
“I call my garden the Key West North because of the feel of it. I have many tropical plants, including the palm tree in the front yard. This garden makes living next to a busy street bearable,”...
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June 29 2017
This cover was first a photograph she took at the Lansing Fourth of July parade in 2014. “I took about 100 pictures of people,” Texera said. “I looked at the pictures on a computer and...
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June 26 2017
Bring blankets or lawn chairs — whichever you prefer — and settle in to watch movies under the summer stars. East Lansing’s 2017 Moonlight Film Festival jumps to the big screen in Valley...
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June 22 2017
It took nearly a 300-mile trip away from home for Greg and Kate House to meet, but once they did, they knew they wanted to make music together. “We feel everyone can
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June 21 2017
“Art is a big part of my life and something I enjoy,” Carlson said. “I balanced sports and art in high school. I played sports for four years, golf, soccer and basketball. It wasn’t...
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June 15 2017
Every year, the biggest names in American music vie for the Grammy Awards’ gilded gramophone trophies. This summer, just over 100 high school students — including one from East Lansing —...
June 15 2017
Watts, who grew up in East Lansing, studies digital media and visual communications at Loyola University Chicago, where he is learning more about digital design software. Many of his works, including the...