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Peas and love

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Peas have a warm and fuzzy vibe. The very name sounds like peace, and the cliché, “like peas in a pod,” denotes compatibility. Similarly, “like peas and carrots” refers …

Hoagie cow!

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She Ate Before talking about the food at Babe’s, I would be remiss if I didn’t mention the recent Facebook flap created on its page that made a strong statement against another local …

Events and Happenings in Lansing this week: Aug. 17

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Wednesday, August 17  50 over Fitness - Meridian 50 Plus Stretch and Flex Exercise group.  9-10 a.m. Central Park Pavilion, 5151 Marsh Rd., Okemos.         …

From Big Sur goes full-Lansing, records live album at Horrocks

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From Big Sur, a prolific Lansing-based rock ‘n’ roll band, just went full-Lansing and released a new album recorded live at Horrocks Farm Market. The live record, fittingly titled …

WKAR hits 100

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It was an experiment that nearly torpedoed the infant radio station before it could grow to maturity, much less mark a “Century of Service.”  As WKAR interim general manager Shawn …

It’s a family tradition

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Budtender Spencer Donley was drawn to the budding world of cannabis years before his official start in the industry, with a little help from his family.   “My dad was among the first …

Scrumptious savings; Big portions at small prices

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Blondies Barn  If a big breakfast is the most important meal, Blondie’s Barn is the place to be, and owner Andrew Manuel isn’t shy about it.   “No one has larger …

Great deals in Greater Lansing

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 Sift through Flat, Black and Circular’s bargain bin  Flat, Black and Circular, or FBC, has been a downtown East Lansing fixture since 1977. Vinyl record collecting can be pricey, …

It’s a scream

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It takes a village, maybe even M. Night Shyamalan’s “The Village,” to pull off a monthly show in Lansing, but the horror film series Quality Scary has done just that.  The …

Lansing theater needs to embrace casting diversity

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I turned 29 a few days ago, I've lived here in Lansing since 2019, I'm a half white-half Latino male, and I’m writing about an article written by Todd Heywood about the challenges still faced …

The case for the state Legislature to take up a modest abortion proposal

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Quiet conversations are beginning in Republican circles about the possibility of the state House and Senate taking up a modest abortion proposal to defuse the arguably expansive Reproductive Freedom …
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Events and Happenings in Lansing this Week: Aug. 10th
Wednesday, August 10  25th Annual Muelder Summer Carillon Concert Series - 6 p.m. Beaumont Tower at MSU, W. Circle Dr., East Lansing. music.msu.edu.   50 over Fitness - The Meridian …
PET ME turns up at Lansing Pride Festival
Since releasing its fierce, femme riot-pop debut EP back in February 2020, PET ME also issued the equally impressive 2022 single, “Ghost.” The Lansing band’s Saturday set at Lansing …
The Poetry Room explores ‘Entanglement’
Entanglement. It’s a complex buzzword, often used to describe a complicated relationship with another person or situation entirely.   But this Saturday (Aug. 13), it serves as the loose …
Get your Phil and more
After being canceled in the pandemic year of 2020 and downscaled in 2021, Lansing’s Smooth Jazz Fête, an afternoon-long revue of national smooth jazz luminaries in the shade of the east …
Eye for Design: Aug. 10th
The last Eye for Design (below) was not identified by our readers. Sand-colored brick and blue panels of sheet metal intersect on the façade of BWL’s Wise Road Water Conditioning Plant. …
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