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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Vaginas take over the Capitol (multimedia)

In response to a Republican-led attack on abortion rights, thousands descend upon the Capitol for a performance of “The Vagina Monologues” led by female state legislators

by Sam Inglot
Monday, June 18 — Vagina. Signs and chants echoed the word across the front lawn of the Capitol in downtown Lansing on Monday night.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Lansing schools adopt 2012-2013 budget

Little will be left in the coffers for down the road

by Sam Inglot
Friday, June 22 — The Lansing School District nearly sapped its savings to pay for next year’s budget because of increased costs, a declining student population and stagnant funding from the state.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Occupy a jail cell?

Members of Occupy Lansing say they are facing jail today after refusing to leave Reutter Park despite numerous citations

by Sam Inglot
MONDAY, June 25 — After piling up 10 citations for refusing to leave Reutter Park, two members of Occupy Lansing expect to be hauled off to the slammer Monday night.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

UPDATE: Occupy a jail cell? No arrests, more citations

by Sam Inglot
TUESDAY, June 26—Monday night came and went with no arrests for protesters with Occupy Lansing.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

More than patchwork

“Patterns of Inquiry” exhibit stitches together a different view of quilts

by Sam Inglot
Tuesday, June 26 — And you thought quilts were just a blanket your grandmother made. One of the newest exhibits at the Michigan State University Museum, “Patterns of Inquiry: Quilts in Research and Education,” opened last week, giving visitors a fresh look at an...
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Settling in at Reutter Park

Occupy Lansing is back to camping overnight in the downtown park

by Sam Inglot
Wednesday, June 27 — If the cops don’t kick you out of the park after four days and nights, why not move in? With five tents in tow, that is exactly what Occupy Lansing did as of Tuesday evening.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Robo name-calling

Automated phone messages say Bernero made “anti-woman” comments

by Sam Inglot
Wednesday, July 11 — There’s a robo-call circulating around Lansing that claims Mayor Virg Bernero referred to a City Councilwoman as a “man in drag.” It’s unclear who’s behind the call, but some residents have received it as many as four times in one day.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Guns for groceries

In efforts to curb gun violence, city gun buyback program is getting legs

by Sam Inglot
Thursday, July 12 – Mayor Virg Bernero and police officials announced today they are confident a new “Guns for groceries” program will be ready to go Aug. 1, though details are still murky.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

Pool decision coming soon?

Plans for the pool at LCC may be made at end of July

by Sam Inglot
FRIDAY, July 13 – The fate of the pool at Lansing Community College, which is used by nearly 500 people a week, may soon be decided.
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Wednesday, March 13,2013

A funky endorsement

P-Funk leader George Clinton gives support to Lance Enderle. “We have mutual friends,” says the candidate

by Sam Inglot
Monday, July 16 — Funk music innovator and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, George Clinton, has endorsed Democrat Lance Enderle for Congress.
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