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The “Calendar Girls” movie by Juliette Towhidi and Tim Firth is based on reallife, mature women who undress to make a calendar for charity. That raises the question if Starlight Dinner Theatre’s...
The independent stories about immigrants weren’t popular in America when they were performed in 1955. Although the plays’ subjects are still difficult to grapple with in 2018, there are engaging...

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Opened in 1954 as the cornerstone of the Frandor Shopping Center, Lansing’s Sears is not on Sears Holdings’ 142 store closures list issued...
City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews 24th district candidate Kelly Rossman-McKinney about her bipartisan brand of politics, and Lansing...
Public invited to big reveal next week
An “explosive celebration” scheduled for next Thursday afternoon will likely provide additional details about a professional soccer team slated...
Two twangy blues duos take over the Robin Theatre for a classic night of Americana music with the theme “Meet Me at the Crossroads.”
Aries (March 21-April 19) In her poem "Shedding Skin," Harryette Mullen compares her own transformation to the action a snake periodically carries out...
Standup comedian Shane Mauss’ Friday show at the Fledge, “A Good Trip,” a 90-minute performance centered around psychedelic drugs, combines...

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Creeping out of coffins, caves and cauldrons, Lansing’s witches and war-locks saddle up on their broomsticks flying toward Cedar Street to conjure up a boogie extravaganza. Dress up in a costume...
Oct. 18 2018
With Fenner in charge, guests can expect an even deeper look into the nature aspect of the tour. The Friends of Lansing’s Historic Cemeteries continues to bolster the program by supporting upkeep...
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”...
Oct. 18 2018

Food Read more

Before diving headfirst into the fare, let’s settle the question: What does Green Dot mean? Turns out, it was once a horse-racing stable in Detroit, as we were told by our server. The original Green...
Oct. 18 2018
Steve Swart, whom you might also know from his DJ performances around town, began Ruckus Ramen as a simple passion project. A series of sold-out, one-nightonly events led to his ramen concepts taking up...
Oct. 11 2018
If you’re “all in” for the Michigan experience, you’d be doing yourself a disservice to not try a riesling or two. Most of Michigan’s best rieslings are produced from vines...
Oct. 4 2018

TV

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor discusses medical marijuana dispensaries, plans for City Hall, scooters and other issues with City Pulse’s Berl Schwartz in their latest monthly sit-down
Oct. 16 2018

Podcast

City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews 24th district candidate Kelly Rossman-McKinney about her bipartisan brand of politics, and Lansing Mayor Andy Schor about medical marijuana and...
Oct. 19 2018