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Sept. 18 2018
A retail store for salvaged building materials could move into one of the more iconic historical sites in downtown Lansing. The plan only needs approval from the City Council to become a reality
Weed
Sept. 14 2018
Local medical marijuana dispensaries originally pegged to close by the weekend will receive at least a temporary reprieve following a state judge’s order that allows them to remain in business
Sept. 13 2018
The board on Monday granted preliminary approval to nine medical marijuana-related business ventures around the state, including pre-qualification for a growing operation along Turner Road in Lansing under...
Sept. 13 2018
It already has. Blueprints for the first downtown hotel to be constructed in decades — along with dozens of apartments and a grocery store to anchor the project — will require an investment...
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Sept. 13 2018
Beitler wants to renovate City Hall into a ritzy hotel that would cater to regional convention crowds. Developer Pat Gillespie’s latest plans along Michigan Avenue didn’t change his mind, but...
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Sept. 13 2018
Every remaining medical marijuana dispensary within the city of Lansing could be forced to close Saturday as continued licensing delays grind the industry to an unexpected halt
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Sept. 12 2018
Dozens of local entrepreneurs could push their wares into the hands of millions worldwide this week following the launch of an ongoing partnership between eBay and the city of Lansing
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Sept. 12 2018
A dozen medical marijuana dispensaries this week were granted operating licenses by Michigan’s Medical Marihuana Licensing Board, but hiccups in the local regulatory system ensured none of them were...
Weed
Sept. 10 2018
Medical marijuana businesses caught up in a complex licensing structure will likely have more time to continue business as usual as officials look to extend a deadline surrounding their regulation
Police
Sept. 6 2018
A 56-year-old man could soon face a criminal prowling charge after authorities said he was caught “peeping” into local neighborhood windows before he was picked up on unrelated traffic violations
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Sept. 6 2018
Looking for volunteer opportunities? The city of Lansing, along with a host of other local nonprofit community organizations, has you covered
Sept. 6 2018
A group of students and alumni — billing themselves as “Pissed Off MSU” — last week printed more than 600 pamphlets they’re calling the “Disorientation Guide.”...
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Sept. 6 2018
Merry Stanford, president of Friends of Ormond Park, said her group is urging action for the “negative impacts” caused when the city last year paved a two-lane roadway through the middle of...
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Sept. 6 2018
An Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership grant could fund just shy of half the cost to begin the first phase of renovations, easing the financial weight of the city’s first steps into the multi-million...
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Sept. 4 2018
A newly appointed “affordable housing expert” will take the reins at the Lansing Housing Commission following the recent resignation of Executive Director Martell Armstrong, according to city...
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Sept. 4 2018
Williamston voters will decide in the November general election whether to recall four school board members for supporting transgender rights
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Aug. 31 2018
One Ingham County Commissioner claims “mean-spirited, damaging mischief” is widening a rift between county officials, following accusations of voter fraud and a criminal report filed with the...
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Aug. 30 2018
A recently announced appointment to Lansing’s Housing Commission marks the second official to be seated to the board by Mayor Andy Schor’s administration within just as many months
Aug. 30 2018
Emergency rules governing the fledgling pot market — already twice extended by Michigan’s Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs — have allowed entrepreneurs to conduct business...
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Aug. 30 2018
A couple reportedly escaped a blaze that engulfed the 1895 home in 2016, but their dog died. The house, vacant since the fire, needs about about $135,000 in repairs to be made safe. The City Council earlier...