March 8 2017
Juliet Levy-Weston of Lansing was the first person to correctly identify the detail shown in the Jan. 25 "Eye for Design," which she may pick up at City Pulse. She said that the "red stone carved twigs...
Aug. 17 2016
It started with a phone call. My seven-year gig as general manager of The State News had ended — a parting of the ways — and now what? “Maybe I should start a newspaper,” I said...
July 20 2016
In June 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled for same-sex marriage — particularly meaningful here in Snyder-Schuette Land, where it was still banned. But in June this year, a homophobic homegrown terrorist...
June 15 2016
It is just a coincidence but a very appropriate one that this week City Pulse begins publishing the monthly LAHR newsletter, The LGBT News, in our pages
Incorrect winner in Best Asian Buffet category
June 8 2016
How did Ukai win for something it doesn’t do? Well, a reader nominated Ukai — and enough others voted for it to make it No. 1. And our crack team of contest operators — one overworked...
City Pulse River Rock Concert and Grand American Fish Rodeo celebrate Greater Lansing food, music and waterways
June 8 2016
The Michigan Institute for Contemporary Art, usually referred to as MICA, is known for its popular jazz and blues festivals. This year, it’s adding rock ‘n’ roll into the mix
City Pulse celebrates Top of the Town winners at River Rock Concert
May 25 2016
After battling it out with hundreds of contenders and two rounds of voting, a select group of Greater Lansing warriors will soon be named as winners in the 2016 City Pulse/ Fox 47 News Top of the Town...
City Pulse hosts second annual Kentucky Derby Party
May 4 2016
Lansing residents have a chance to watch “the most exciting two minutes in sports” on the big screen Saturday as City Pulse and Midtown Brewing Co. team up to host the second annual City Pulse...
April 27 2016
Michigan-based rock band Verve Pipe will headline the first-ever City Pulse River Rock Concert, which comes to Adado Riverfront Park June 10 and 11. Verve Pipe will perform June 10; Triple Lindy will open...
Op-eds from Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum and Sen. Rick Jones
Nov. 18 2015
Ingham County clerk finds board chair's column 'unsettling'
Recent county inspection affirms basement growths
Oct. 14 2015
Despite repeated denials by Lansing code inspectors, a rental property City Pulse reported on in July does in fact have a mold problem, according to documents obtained from the city and Ingham County...
Thursday, Sept. 24
Sept. 23 2015
Twice already this summer the Capitol's East Lawn has filled up with tents for the Farmers Market at the Capitol. Thursday is the third and final market for the summer. The event, now in its 10th year,...
City Pulse announces nominees for 11th annual theater awards
July 1 2015
The votes have been tabulated, and City Pulse has announced its 2014-15 Pulsar Award nominees. This year’s installment of the awards, created to recognize the best in local theater, will be handed...
July 15 2015
The results of a city inspection of the rental property at 816 Bancroft Court not only found safety violations, but also revealed the complicated relationships inspectors share with tenants and landlords...
July 16 2014
I should probably be glad to see Goodrich’s ShopRite go. It’s been too convenient — especially on my way to home or office after a gym visit. I think there must be something akin to the...
Get to know Ty Forquer, City Pulse arts and culture editor
Jan. 28 2015
This is my second week at City Pulse, so I suppose it’s about time you got to know me a little better. This isn’t the boring biographical stuff. If you want that let me know and I can send...
Aug. 6 2014
By happy coincidence, our cover this week features a photo (of model Nkiru Nnawulezi) from a joint project between photographer Jena McShane and the Just B yoga studio in REO Town). It and other photos...
Common-Ground-related revenues and expenses differ in LEPFA reports
March 25 2015
Lansing´s Common Ground Festival is a self-promotion machine. We already know that Jane´s Addiction (soon to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame), Here Come The Mummies and Grammy-nominated...
An able-bodied writer with two cars and his internal conflict while riding Wal-Mart’s shuttle
Sept. 11 2013
About 15 people are aboard the Saturday bus to the Walmart Supercenter in Delta Township. Two are in wheelchairs. Most are seniors, a few with their grandkids. There’s a lot of laughter among the...
Happy Easter from City Pulse — may you find a place of worship that doesn’t view your sexual orientation as a sin
April 16 2014
If you thought “open” places of worship and “affirming” places of worship for the LGBT community is simply a matter of word choice, guess again. It is the difference between one...

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