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Photographer Hal Gould was walking down an East Lansing street “a long time ago” when he and a friend were stopped in their tracks by something happening ahead
Aug. 31 2016
Susan Elizabeth Phillips scores with sports romance
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Gypsy-rock band Ford Theatre Reunion, out of Lexington, Ky., returns to Lansing Thursday for a headlining show at the Avenue Café
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Ten tips for off-campus entertainment
Michigan State University’s campus is huge. At about 2,000 acres — not counting another 3,000 acres of undeveloped land — it can feel like a world in itself to a college student. Add...
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Photographer Hal Gould was walking down an East Lansing street “a long time ago” when he and a friend were stopped in their tracks by something happening ahead
Aug. 31 2016
MSU takes the plunge with four plugged-in, multimedia composition profs
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Aug. 31 2016
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Today's guests are Tim Daman of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce, MSU Professor Tim Retzloff, and local photographer Roxanne Frith
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