Sears
Oct. 22 2018
Opened in 1954 as the cornerstone of the Frandor Shopping Center, Lansing’s Sears is not on Sears Holdings’ 142 store closures list issued last week after it declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy
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Oct. 18 2018
Two twangy blues duos take over the Robin Theatre for a classic night of Americana music with the theme “Meet Me at the Crossroads.”
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Oct. 18 2018
The Detroit Red Wings alumnus is touring everywhere in Michigan, from Escanaba to Detroit, for 30 shows. However, it won’t be the first time he’s been on tour in front of a microphone. He spent...
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Oct. 18 2018
This old eastside NAPA auto garage is poised to house Lansing’s newest small business incubator. Christened the Lansing Eastside Gateway, the business will sell community-made goods out of two “phases”...
181017lighthouses
Oct. 17 2018
President of Promote Michigan and “Michigan’s Haunted Lighthouses” author Dianna Stampfler presents the stories of Michigan’s haunted lighthouses and private lives of lighthouse...
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Oct. 16 2018
For LGBTQIA history month, Michigan State University Special Collections presents an open house of LGBTQIA portraits, limited edition books and materials.
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Oct. 15 2018
In a changing job climate integrating more web and digital technology, the ability to code will be the literacy of the future
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Oct. 11 2018
Bounding through dungeons, slashing swords and shaking spears against hordes of giants, slimeballs and golems, players of the video game “Rogues Like Us” enjoy a well-polished adventure. And...
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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
Teens from the Reach Studio Art Center’s “Teen Open Studio” project will unveil their mural for the Salus Center, an LGBTQ resource and community center downtown
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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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Oct. 10 2018
Four flags flew over the contentious Fort St. Joseph in its over hundred year history as a fort and trading post. France, Great Britain, Spain, the United States and the Potawatomi Native Americans each...
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Oct. 9 2018
The Poetry Room hosts monthly open mics at Robin Theatre, which can feature up to 27 participants. This week’s theme is “X’s and Spells,” which encourages poets to talk about love,...
DAOM
Oct. 6 2018
Kick off Halloween season in style with the Dark Art of Michigan Halloween Soiree. Two floors of vendors will flood Michigan Avenue with their ghoulish and gargoyle-esque creations
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Oct. 5 2018
Described as a social vigilante, Krish Mohan is a touring comedian who leaves no touchy and hot button topics off the table
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Oct. 4 2018
U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson visited Lansing today with Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., to tour apartments and businesses at the Knapp’s Centre
EscapeRoom
Oct. 4 2018
The history of escape rooms can be traced to the 2004 Japanese video game “Crimson Room,” developed by Toshimitsu Takagi. In 2007, Real Escape Games of Kyoto, Japan, recreated the video game’s...
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Oct. 4 2018
This breed wasn’t created for its wolfy looks. “They were created to be a working dog by the Iron Curtain,” Wemigwans said. In 1955, the Soviet-era Czech Republic conducted experiments...
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Oct. 4 2018
“Coffee is such a social drink and my goal as a coffee roaster is to always support people when they get together,” said Robert Flanders, Urban Cup proprietor and artisan coffee maker. “Whether...
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Oct. 4 2018
Craft beer and craft doughnut holes make a merry match in Lansing’s first Holes and Hops event