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Koenig avoids possible conflict of interest amid appointment process
Oct. 11 2018
Ingham County Commissioner Carol Koenig has offered her immediate resignation so she can seek the new county position of public defender
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Oct. 11 2018
The city’s Medical Marihuana Commission met late last month to urge the City Council to expand the ordinance-mandated cap on the number of dispensaries within the city. The goal: Approve at least...
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Oct. 11 2018
There’s an almost palpable excitement to this time of the year as plans are made for a busy season of parties and celebrations. Store shelves are stuffed, “Top 10 Gifts” lists are published,...
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Here’s a quick guide on how to use the scooters that have taken over Lansing and East Lansing
Oct. 11 2018
Lansing: Streets out of the way of traffic and sidewalks except in the downtown shopping district. That’s Larch Street on the east, St. Joseph St.on the south, Capitol Avenue on the west and Shiawassee...
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Lansing City Council approves property sale
Oct. 11 2018
City Council members voted Monday to offload the historic, city-owned Cooley Haze House on Malcolm X Street to a local real estate agent for $20,000. The Realtor, Joe Vitale, said he plans to restore the...
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Lightspeed says BWL delays network rollout
Oct. 11 2018
For years, Jason Schreiber, the CEO of Lightspeed Communications, has looked to expand “revolutionary” Internet speeds to Lansing neighborhoods through new, fiber-optic data lines installed...
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Oct. 11 2018
“You spend your life trying to get better at the things you are good at. Strangely enough, I am really good at teaching strangers to make mud and play with pottery. I’ve already done this at...
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Oct. 11 2018
Democrats like the 8th Congressional District nominee don’t want anything to do with such a flashfire topic as “who was telling the truth? Kavanaugh or Christine Blasey Ford.” They want...
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3801 Walton Drive, Lansing
Oct. 11 2018
This Eyesore might not look shabby from outside, but city officials know it’s what’s inside the counts. City officials are working to address growing problems inside this small apartment building....
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City Council eyes overnight parking permits
Oct. 11 2018
The wild days of unchecked, overnight parking in Lansing are coming to an end
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Officers look to track down Cory Michael Stewart
Oct. 10 2018
Two local teenage boys are suspected of orchestrating a string of restaurant burglaries in Lansing, but one remains on the lam and police are looking for tips to help track him down
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Oct. 10 2018
Theio’s, the longtime Lansing 24-hour diner that served hungover college students and late night patrons, was demolished Wednesday morning
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Lansing City Council approves property sale
Oct. 9 2018
A retail store for salvaged building materials will soon move into one of the more iconic historical sites in the downtown area following a recent, unanimous vote by Lansing’s City Council
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Schuette intervenes on medical marijuana rules
Oct. 5 2018
Eleventh-hour litigation from Attorney General Bill Schuette’s office is likely to ensure that every dispensary in Lansing — along with hundreds across the state — will close before the...
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City Council cracks down on illegal gambling
Oct. 4 2018
City officials and local residents lauded its passage late last month, particularly because the law allows for the Lansing Police Department to seize the ill-gotten proceeds from illegal gambling upon...
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Oct. 4 2018
Lansing — as of Tuesday — has yet to provide a single operating license to any medical marijuana provisioning centers, forcing many longstanding businesses to shutter while only a handful have...
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Oct. 4 2018
Fran Deatrick of Haslett was the first person to correctly identify the Sept. 12 Eye for Design, stating that it is the “elaborate column capital is from the Bharatiya Temple in Haslett” (pictured...
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Oct. 4 2018
The former president of the United States, a person who represents the seemingly vanishing art of civility in politics, endorsed Witwer’s campaign for the Eaton County-based 71st House District as...
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No suggestions offered for what it could become
Oct. 4 2018
Mayor Andy Schor announced plans in July to retain ownership of the struggling, city-managed market but first sought suggestions for how to lease and reactivate the space. Crowds gathered at a community...
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Oct. 3 2018
This weekend, the Michigan Retailers Association is out to remind shoppers of the many reasons to “think before you click,” step into the sunshine (or the freshening rain) and buy your stuff...