Feb. 7 2019
Another business is looking for new digs after its eviction from a city-owned building
Feb. 7 2019
Impact 89 FM, gearing up for its spring open house, has a huge milestone on its horizon — 30 years on the air. Michigan State University’s student radio station, founded as WBDM but rebranded...
Feb. 7 2019
Have you looked under your sink lately? What about your laundry room or your medicine cabinet? What’s in those multitudinous sprays, creams and lotions could be a detriment to your health
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Feb. 7 2019
Sunday, Feb. 10 @ The Robin Theatre, 1105 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. All ages, $18, $15 members, $5 students, 7 p.m. The Ten Pound Fiddle not only hosts local and international...
Feb. 5 2019
The raunchy comedian who made waves at the 2018 White House Correspondents' Dinner is coming to Lansing on April 13 to perform a set at The Cadillac Room in REO Town
Jan. 30 2019
Kenny Turner remembers riding in his family’s 1965 Vista Cruiser when he was 12 years old — packed in with seven other family members to visit relatives in Alabama. It was the Jim Crow era,...
Jan. 30 2019
There’s a line-up of happy-looking kids, about to brush their teeth; a woman being carried off by police officers; a man protesting at a 1960s civil rights rally in Washington, D.C.; a group portrait...
Jan. 30 2019
The car is the star in “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” the family friendly musical based on the 1968 film, which was adapted from the novel by James Bond creator Ian Fleming
Jan. 30 2019
Thursday, Jan. 31: “A Silent Voice” Feb. 7 and 10: “I Want to Eat Your Pancreas” Feb. 19: “Mobile Suit Gundam NT” March 14: “Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel...
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Lansing metal vets unveil their ‘heaviest record’
Jan. 28 2019
For 15 years, Know Lyfe kept busy touring across Michigan and nearly every state across the country. From warming up stages for Every Time I Die, Fear Factory and Hatebreed, to playing Van’s Warped...
Jan. 24 2019
Owner Yohana Ferra left Cuba and arrived in Lansing in 2014. She spent her past life working as a baker in Havana. But her new life in the United States gave her a jolt — with newfound access to...
MSU’s generous King tribute mixes old and new
Jan. 24 2019
There was a mighty wedding feast. The food was ambrosial, but everyone sat on the floor. People were welcomed off the street. The cake, a frosted castle 20 feet high, came apart into little boxes that...
Jan. 24 2019
More and more research shows the secret of a new born or toddler’s success lies in reading. A recent article by Megan Cox Gurdon in The Wall Street Journal, the newspaper’s weekly writer of...
Lansing songwriter to perform new album at Robin Theatre
Jan. 24 2019
Fifteen years since his last proper studio release, longtime Lansing favorite Wally Pleasant returns with “Happy Hour,” a comedic string of songs with a sardonic look at small-town life. He’ll...
Jan. 24 2019
The acclaimed Charles Pollock and Frank Cassara murals of Lansing's John Dye Water Conditioning Plant’s main lobby are not the only works stored in the Art Deco inspired building. In the plant’s...
Jan. 23 2019
Bust out your clippers, give yourself a flattop and open up your closet to pull out a Starter windbreaker, a score of ‘90s one — maybe two — hit wonders are coming to Cooley Law School...
Jessica Lang Dance visits East Lansing as part of its final season
Jan. 23 2019
Jessica Lang Dance, having won sweeping critical appraisal from The New York Times, The Boston Globe, you name it — is in its twilight. The company, led by the Bessie Award-winning Jessica Lang...
Jan. 18 2019
Fake news! We read it, wittingly or unwittingly. We hear it and watch it– and sometimes talk about it and post it and pass it on
Jan. 17 2019
Monumental themes like civil rights, the Vietnam War and women’s equality are common storylines for baby boomer novels. Lansing author Diane Petryk has added the space race to the fray with her new...
Jan. 17 2019
Cheng, a New York native from Manhattan’s Chinatown neighborhood, moved to Lansing in the early 2000s with his parents and started longtime Lansing Chinese takeout staple China Garden on Mt. Hope