Nov. 29 2018
“I’ve never understood this concept of big government being equated to good government, especially in terms of the courts,” Larkin said. “We have these three branches of government....
Nov. 29 2018
A late-night bus route between East Lansing and Lansing could soon come to an end as the Capital Area Transportation Authority looks to halt the Entertainment Express after more than a decade on the road
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...
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
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
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
Nov. 21 2018
East Lansing Judge Andrea Larkin wants to protect college students from Lansing jailbirds
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...
Nov. 15 2018
The city of Lansing, faced with the possibility of losing a lawsuit, will pay thousands of dollars to an unnamed former employee, who city officials said suffered “extensive” injuries while...
Nov. 15 2018
Three trustees — Nancy Deal, Sarah Belanger and Christopher Lewis — were able to survive the recall effort. But Greg Talberg, the school board’s president, lost to Karen Potter, an opponent...
Nov. 13 2018
Fiber-speed internet connections are poised to spread rapidly throughout the capital city as officials at the Lansing Board of Water & Light look to adjust their policies on utility pole attachments
Nov. 12 2018
Meijer has Pat Gillespie’s back against a wall
Nov. 9 2018
The uncertain future facing license-pending medical marijuana dispensaries will continue to hang in the balance, at least over the weekend, while a judge mulls over arguments at today’s hearing on...
Nov. 8 2018
At least a few pot shops could soon line the edges of East Lansing after its City Council collectively agreed to dip their toes into the lucrative waters of retail medical marijuana sales
Nov. 8 2018
The Lansing dispensaries are among more than 200 statewide that got a reprieve last week from a state order to shut down by Nov. 1 because they were operating without a license. But an eleventh-hour temporary...
Nov. 8 2018
This two-story parcel at Grand Avenue and Allegan Street looks like any other downtown office building — except for the veritable jungle swallowing the interior. Heating ducts and lights have collapsed...
Nov. 8 2018
But there is still the county ethics policy, which states: “Regardless of whether any commissioner has expressed any interest in a particular hiring or promotion, the Human Resources Department and...
Oct. 31 2018
City Council last week took steps that could eventually launch a full-scale investigation into this shopping plaza near the intersection of Pleasant Grove and Holmes roads. Amarjit Singh and his family...
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Oct. 30 2018
Lansing dispensaries are allowed to remain operational into November following multiple lawsuits recently filed against the state of Michigan — including one from the capital city itself
Oct. 26 2018
FRIDAY, OCT. 26 — A forum last night gave board members at Williamston Community Schools a chance to defend their posts on the board of education against a recall effort. Bu