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Nov. 29 2018
The farcical production capturing the chaos of thespian life behind the curtain comes to the Riverwalk Theatre with show times from Nov. 29 to Dec. 9
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Fifth Annual Soulfire Gala
Nov. 28 2018
Now in its fifth year, the Soulfire Gala matches survivors with a fitting artist who, after listening to the survivor’s story, creates a bold, empowering work of art. The pieces will be shown for...
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Nov. 28 2018
Lansing City Council — in an effort to skirt past an ordinance that bans alcohol within city buildings — declared a public health emergency yesterday. Officials said the maneuver was the only...
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City considers dropping lawsuit against state
Nov. 28 2018
Ten dispensaries in Lansing are one step closer to state-level licensure after local officials reinterpreted a court order and granted them conditional approval to sell medical marijuana in the city
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Nov. 22 2018
But let’s not ignore the strides this most hallowed of Lansing streets have made. When I was a cub reporter, contiguous blocks of Michigan Avenue were a mashup of massage parlors and dodgy second-floor...
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Nov. 22 2018
“For 25 years I didn’t say any of those things. I kept them all to myself — and in turn didn’t feel like I had a lot to offer the world,” Benaim said. “Now it turns...
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Symphony, Ordman go deep and dark in new concerto
Nov. 22 2018
In a brief talk from the stage, Biedenbender said the music was inspired by the way his children see the world, reacting spontaneously to life and giving their imagination free rein. That was a red flag....
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Nov. 22 2018
“There was a lot of indiscriminate copyright infringement,” Barton said. “Another aspect of the legend is that many of them were scanned off duplication machines or Xerox machines at...
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Nov. 22 2018
Tony Bennett — to borrow from Irving Berlin — simply reeks with class. As does a coffee table book that is my gift suggestion for any fan of his. My favorite Tony Bennett story involves Sinatra....
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Cokie Roberts to speak at MSU
Nov. 22 2018
There was a tremendous desire for change in the country in 2016, as there is pretty much every year, truth be told. But he represented that and spoke to the hopes and frustrations of a lot of people who...
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Nov. 21 2018
City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews political analyst and historian Cokie Roberts about the current American political climate, and speaks with Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope about...
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Nov. 21 2018
As Lansing grows economically and culturally, Lansing 5:01 seeks to attract new professionals to the capital city
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Nov. 21 2018
By an 8-0 vote, the City Council’s Committee of the Whole has recommended the appointment of David Lenz, of Lansing, to serve on the BWL board of directors through 2021
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Regional leaders urge apology from East Lansing chief judge
Nov. 21 2018
54-B District Court Judge Andrea Larkin is under fire after suggesting that she wants to protect college students from jailbirds facing “more dangerous” felonies within the city of Lansing
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East Lansing judge urges separation
Nov. 21 2018
East Lansing Judge Andrea Larkin wants to protect college students from Lansing jailbirds
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Nov. 20 2018
When Russian composer Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring” debuted in Paris in 1913, it allegedly sparked a riot from its dissonant and avant-garde notes and rhythms
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Nov. 16 2018
As Christmas cheer whirs outdoors for Silver Bells, the Lansing Art Gallery will host free caricature portraits by local artist Paul McNeilly
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Nov. 16 2018
Where does Mayor Schor stand on allowing dispensaries to sell recreational marijuana? What’s next on court consolidation? And what kind of sculpture should be placed in the traffic circle at Washing
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Waterfront Bar & Grill loses lawsuit over lease extension
Nov. 16 2018
The doors at Waterfront Bar & Grill are still open, but likely not for long. Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Joyce Draganchuk tossed out a lawsuit on Wednesday that the riverside restaurant had levied...
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Nov. 16 2018
City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews Mayor Andy Schor about Democrat Governor elect Gretchen Whitmer, the passage of legal recreational marijuana, consolidation of district courts and...