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Thursday, May 22,2014

'529 Day' coming

State offers enrollment session for college savings programs

by BECKY McKENDRY
THURSDAY, May 22 — Battling a slow economy and declining enrollment numbers, the state is hosting an event to promote interest in their two college savings programs, the Michigan Education Trust and the Michigan Education Savings Program.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

Tech programs survive, barely

Vocational programs survive the Lansing School District’s budget cuts for the new fiscal year, but they aren’t safe for the long run

by BECKY McKENDRY
After narrowly escaping being cut in the coming fiscal year’s budget, the longterm fate of vocational programs in the Lansing School District is still unclear.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

Niowave pole barn makeover

Manufacturer starts exterior work on pole barn, residents applaud progress — mostly

by BECKY McKENDRY
WEDNESDAY, May 21 —High-tech manufacturer Niowave has begun exterior work on their industrial pole barn in Lansing’s Walnut neighborhood, and neighbors have used one word to describe their reaction: delighted.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

Eye candy of the week

by Daniel Bollman, AIA
While those familiar with Lansing will have little difficulty identifying this small but notable building, strangers will find that its deep setbacks make it difficult to locate, particularly along busy Michigan Avenue.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

Keep public notices

by Mickey Hirten
There was a legislative hearing last week to change how public bodies tell us about proposed tax increases, zoning changes in our neighborhoods, new water rates and hundreds of other government actions that fall under the category of public notices.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

The new little blue sex pill

In broad new guidelines, federal health authorities say nearly every person at risk for HIV infection should consider using once-a-day pill to prevent getting the virus

by Todd Heywood
Greg is a sexually active 24-yearold man in Lansing. HIV and other sexually transmitted infections are definitely on his radar, he says, despite saying he “always” uses a condom with casual partners.
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Wednesday, May 21,2014

The PrEP Debate: More Bloviating Than Fact

Opinion

by Todd Heywood
WEDNESDAY, May 21 — As more and more people become aware of the little blue HIV prevention pill, there is going to be more push back from opponents. Don’t be fooled by their dire warnings, delivered like Cassandra of old.
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Tuesday, May 20,2014

Lansing police move approved

Council votes 6-2 to pass budget and approve Police Department’s move

by BECKY McKENDRY
TUESDAY, May 20 — Despite controversy over the cost, the Lansing City Council approved Monday moving the Police Department from the North Precinct to the Hill Center on the south side. The vote was 6-2.
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Monday, May 19,2014

North Precinct move

Landlord provides documents to rebut Bernero’s claim that developer didn’t provide clear offers

by Todd Heywood
MONDAY, May 19 — As the Lansing City Council prepares to vote tonight on the Lansing Police Department’s proposed move to the city’s south side, the landlord of the current North Precinct is rebutting Mayor Virg Bernero’s claim that he never made a clear offer.
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Saturday, May 17,2014

Council president hospitalized

Boles, now home, refuses comment, won’t say when she will return

by BECKY McKENDRY
FRIDAY, May 16 — Lansing City Council President A’Lynne Boles is home recuperating after being hospitalized, but she refused to comment or to say when she will return to City Hall.
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