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Sporting an upright bass and hollow body guitars, the swing style blues of James Reeser & the Backseat Drivers will transform Moriarty’s Pub from an Irish bar to a rollicking juke joint for one night...
Lansing residents are split if HopCat’s move to rename its signature “crack fries” is a welcome change or hypersensitive

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City Pulse arts editor Skyler Ashley fills in for Berl Schwartz with a playlist of Michigan-made holiday songs
Sporting an upright bass and hollow body guitars, the swing style blues of James Reeser & the Backseat Drivers will transform Moriarty’s Pub from...
Search begins for art that ‘shows energy’ of Lansing
Public artwork at the Downtown Lansing roundabout will have to wait
Craft handmade wrapping paper, cards and more for gift-giving with a more personal touch at the MSU Broad Art Lab’s holiday workshop
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor sat down with City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz for one last interview of the year at Message Makers’ studio...
Ingham County hires chief public defender
Assistant Ingham County Prosecutor Russel Church will shift gears and start thinking like a defense attorney as he transitions into his new role guiding...

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Gift from Stober family keeps local history alive
In 1941, a scared 15-year-old boy from East Prussia was shipped off to the icy horrors of World War II’s Russian front. To keep his spirits up, young Rudolph Stober sang as he marched. Decades later,...
Dec. 6 2018
Link Wray only needed two chords to be banned from the radio and change the world of rock ‘n’ roll. Never heard that name? A new documentary, “Rumble: Indians Who Rocked the World,”...
Dec. 6 2018
Guitarist Mark Whitfield livens up MSU for week-long residency
Mark Whitfield puts jazz guitar in its rightful place —total, cosmic ubiquity. At a late afternoon gig Monday with the Michigan State University Professors of Jazz, Whitfield teleported in any direction...
Dec. 6 2018

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Fresh tea leaves imported straight from the mountains of Taiwan are the base for dozens of traditional, fruit and flavored tea offerings at East Lansing’s new Ding Tea — the first foray for...
Dec. 6 2018
Colala will serve takeout staples alongside authentic Chinese regional specialties. And if the food tastes familiar, that's because the place is run by a branch of the same family that runs longtime Eastside...
Nov. 29 2018
“Having regularly scheduled meals to keep yourself focused and energized, eating a variety of foods to satisfy various nutrition needs and trusting your body. By eating well and being physical active,...
Nov. 29 2018

TV

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor sat down with City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz for one last interview of the year at Message Makers’ studio in Old Town. Recreational marijuana, the future of...
Dec. 13 2018

Podcast

City Pulse arts editor Skyler Ashley fills in for Berl Schwartz with a playlist of Michigan-made holiday songs
Dec. 14 2018