A survey of Lansing’s musical landscape
Aug. 31 2011
For those who are actually co-op residents, there is no cover charge and they can bring a “plus-one” guest. Also, residents and their guest will have a “line bypass” as well, so...
Cafes & Diners
Aug. 31 2011
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Guru, Interrupted
Aug. 31 2011
Q: My husband is extremely analytical, to the point where he has a negative or argumentative response to almost anything I say including positive or even insignificant things. Then, when he makes some...
The venerable organization has found a new home in Old Town, and it’s celebrating with an art exhibit
Aug. 24 2011
It makes sense that Katherine Draper is into steel drapes. The executive director of the Greater Lansing Housing Coalition cultivates a steel drape image: inviting, creative, transparent, tough
The chorus wins recognition from The American Prize for its ‘Dancing Naked at the Edge of Dawn’ CD
Aug. 24 2011
The American Prize is a series of nonprofit national competitions that recognize and award cash prizes to the best recorded performances of music by individuals and ensembles in the United States at the...
Jonathan Safran Foer’s novel left critics cold, but it seems to speak to One Book, One Community readers
Aug. 24 2011
Jonathan Safran Foer has a writing pedigree that can be traced back to his freshman year at Princeton University when his professor, the venerable Joyce Carol Oates, told him he could be a writer
‘Another Earth’: Heavenly bodies, heavy hearts
Aug. 24 2011
The discovery of another planet identical to our own is the starting point for director Mike Cahill’s “Another Earth,” a moody drama that’s not so much science fiction as it is...
Messing with success or making a good thing better?
Aug. 24 2011
There’s the new news set, which will feature a 110-inch projection screen behind the anchor desk, a couple of new additions to the on-air team and the prospect of going to highdefinition in the fall
A weekend of free theater included some fine work
Aug. 24 2011
Last weekend’s Renegade Theatre Festival in Old Town included contributions from more than a dozen local theater companies and independent producers. Here are some quick impressions from our theater...
From ‘Jersey Boys’ and ‘God of Carnage’ to Neil Simon and Shakespeare, local theaters aim to please
Aug. 24 2011
The play depicts a trio of World War I veterans (played by Gary Houston, Richard Marlatt and Richard Henzel) plotting to escape the confines of a military hospital. It was written by French playwright...
Aug. 24 2011
All titles and dates are subject to change. Please call the theaters or visit their websites for updates, locations and ticket prices
Spring, chicken!
Aug. 24 2011
The average guy is more likely to be attracted to “Barely Legal!” than “Almost Of Age To Retire To The Home.” This particular guy doesn’t seem to be average. Sure, he might...
Aug. 24 2011
Also taking the stage is Billiards Music, a Lansing band specializing in acoustic-dub music. The band has a West Coast, reggae-rock sound similar to Sublime. Billiards Music started as a solo project featuring...
A timeline
Aug. 18 2011
2001 CityPULSE is launched by publisher Berl Schwartz. “Its mission is to provide a journal of news and opinion on civic, social and political issues as well as arts and entertainment in Greater...
Aug. 18 2011
After six years of public service on the Ingham County Commission and almost 20 years in the Michigan Legislature, I came to the Mayor’s Office with the reputation of being a liberal Democrat
Aug. 18 2011
Plain and simple, working at City Pulse made me really fall in love with journalism
Aug. 18 2011
Dear City Pulse: I just wanted to drop you a quick line and wish you a happy 10th birthday
Aug. 18 2011
The very week I moved to East Lansing from Germany, my wife introduced me to this “great local weekly called City Pulse.”
Aug. 18 2011
I have had the unusual pleasure of working both with and for the City Pulse as an advertiser, writer and editor
Aug. 18 2011
I’ve only been pulled over for driving overworked once