the dorm to the Dome and in between
Debbie Stabenow reflects on her MSU past and girds for the tough
By LAWRENCE COSENTINO
Debbie Stabenow, junior senator from the state of Michigan,
doesn’t really have to take mid-term exams any more. It’s
been three decades since she graduated from Michigan State University,
setting out on a path of public service that culminated in her election
to the U.S. Senate three years ago. Nor does the Constitution of the
United States require senators to account for themselves publicly, as
the President must in his State of the Union address.
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Boulevard? Neighbors are daring to dream of it
By DANIEL STURM
Gretchen Cochran likes riding her bike and taking walks in her neighborhood.
Unfortunately, says the retired marketing director for the Capital Area
District Library, the location of West Saginaw Highway nearby doesn’t
exactly encourage her to do so. “It’s generally ugly.”
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Lansing be cool enough to win back expatriates?
By Guest Columnist TAMARA BEELER
CHICAGO — By now you’ve heard plenty of pros and cons on
Governor Granholm’s “cool cities initiative”. What
may surprise you is how little those of us who fled Lansing have heard
about it. Even if we had, would it lure us back? Would it have stopped
us from leaving in the first place?
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Civil Liberties: Henry
The Poletown decision on taking
private property still resonates
& Environment: Dave
The environmental times they are
Solidarity Movement speakers at MSU
Allen Neighborhood Center
offers free home improvement workshops
Performances, Theater, Events and more...
Susan Woods: Macy
can do no wrong, even in gritty ‘Cooler’
What’s it like to fly with
the birds? ‘Winged Migration’ shows us
Local & Karaoke:
Your guide to live entertainment
in Lansing and the surrounding area!
Whitaker takes a solo
Serkin doesn’t disappoint
after Meier, crew’s excellent opening
Jayne and The Free Radicals bring ‘eclectic’ sounds to the
to the machine: Surrogate Band pays tribute to Pink Floyd
is the killer in LCP’s ‘Mousetrap’
‘The Skriker’: Maybe
bad luck is a demon destroying your life