March 29 2017
I imagine my first-bite reaction to Cugino’s arancini was similar to a dragon's thoughts while biting into a knight in full armor: “Crusty on the exterior but quite warm and rather chewy on...
March 8 2017
In my kitchen, the motto is a little different: “Feta makes it better.” From pasta to pizza to soup, so many things benefit from a healthy sprin- kling of the Greek cheese. I’ve recently...
Sweet Custom Jewelry/Peppino's Sports Grille
Sept. 16 2015
Just in time to appeal to all the proposers getting ready to get down on one knee between now and New Year’s Eve comes, a new husband-and-wife operation that opens Friday in Old Town. Sweet Custom...
TV personality Ross Mathews is this year’s grand marshal and keynote speaker at Michigan Pride rally
Aug. 21 2013
“So many people hate what makes them different. If you celebrate what makes you unique, amazing things can happen.” As the cultural landscape turns to acceptance of the LGBT community, that...
Movie makes seamless slide to stage in musical comedy
Feb. 15 2013
This was the first time I can remember the curtain falling down at the end of Act I and thinking, "That's it?" As in, "Are we already halfway thr— oh yeah, I guess we did get a lot done there. Wow,...
'Great' expectations
March 22 2013
In a perfect world, a visionary filmmaker such as Sam Raimi could make a prequel to "The Wizard of Oz" without having it compared to its 1939 predecessor, inarguably one of the greatest motion pictures...
Dec. 15 2010
Riverwalk Theatre presents a staged reading of Sandra Seaton´s "A Bed Made in Heaven" on its Black Box Stage at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19. The historical drama examines the life of Sally Hemmings, the...
Aug. 17 2009
For more reviews visit www.colesmithey.com
New Old Town nightclub offers relaxing vibe, homemade tastes
March 25 2009
Ease into a seat at The Chrome Cat on Grand River Avenue in Old Town and let the weight of the world slide off your shoulders as you sip cherry wheat ale from a Mt. Pleasant brewery and spoon comforting...
April 8 2009
Ronnie is the bipolar head of security at the Forest Ridge Mall, where a trench coat-wearing flasher accosts the object of Ronnie’s wrongheaded affection, a vapid make-up counter clerk named Brandi...
April 15 2009
The film’s title spells out in no uncertain terms the limits of authority for security guards obsessed with checking your bag and wanding your body at public entryways. The film is a take-no-prisoners...
June 3 2009
To read more of Amy’s advice and guidance, please visit our Web site at www.lansingcitypulse.com

Subscribe to Our Newsletter