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Wednesday, December 22,2010

Clarke a judge at last ' but for how long?

by Kyle Melinn
Here’s the situation: Krause’s current term is set to expire Jan. 1. She was elected in November to a new term, which begins at noon Jan. 1. Granholm appointed her to the Court of Appeals after she won reelection to the District Court, which created a vacancy.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

HydroWorld

407 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. M-F 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (517) 887-9960

by City Pulse
Last year, Danny Trevino opened Hydro World Hydroponics, a grow-equipment store, and began instructing others in the art of hydroponic growing. The location on Barnes Avenue in south Lansing isn’t exactly in a business hotspot for a medical marijuana dispensary.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

Feedback

Not DWB

by Readers
The State Police came to the correct conclusion: this was not a racist issue ("DWB ’unfounded’" 12/15/10). Let us once again review the facts: Quinney was speeding, and driving in an unsafe manner. The police officer passed him, a sort of non-verbal warning. Ungrateful, and anxious to get to an event, Quinney continued speeding.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

Eye Candy! of the week

1417 Sheldon Ave., Lansing

by Amanda Harrell-Seyburn
Let’s face it: although nobody finds portable toilets particularly appealing, they do provide an essential service. The quintessential blue box is an important feature of festivals, fairs, construction sites and just about anywhere there is a large crowd.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

Up to code?

One Lansing resident’s struggle to keep his house from being demolished; he wins a round in court

by Andy Balaskovitz
When Dave Glenn bought the small, one-story home at 4613 Donald St. in the Old Everett Neighborhood in south Lansing 20 years ago, the house was nothing but an eyesore. He had “big plans” for a two-stall garage and a two-story addition that could hold his girlfriend’s art studio.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

For the people, by the people

New and improved programming for Lansing’s public access cable TV channel 16 takes shape; programming due back by March

by Andy Balaskovitz
The past 10 years of public access television in Lansing have included obscure shows about Batman, neo-Nazi rallies, diatribes against the City Council. More recently, mind-numbing scrolls of community event announcements have been largely the only programming.
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Wednesday, December 22,2010

The tracks come alive

Train tracks through Old Town to be activated for transporting recycled materials

by Andy Balaskovitz
The tracks, which run north and south through Old Town near the Chrome Cat, will support a three-car train transferring recycled material to processors throughout Michigan and the U.S., Bass said. The cars will run at about 2 miles per hour as they connect to the main railroad line four blocks north.
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Monday, December 20,2010

Kids in the Hall

The city has a $15 million hole to fill

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Dec. 20 — Finance Director Jerry Ambrose said today that the city will have to make up a projected $15 million budget gap in the next fiscal year’s budget.
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Friday, December 17,2010

Make-up date

Recognizing “green” infrastructure, setting public hearings and a finance update on the Lansing City Council’s Monday afternoon agenda

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Dec. 17 — The Lansing City Council will hold a make-up meeting Monday afternoon at 1:30 to meet the minimum amount of required meetings in a year.
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Thursday, December 16,2010

Eyesore of the week

312 Mifflin Ave., Lansing

by Amanda Harrell-Seyburn
Architecture critic Amanda Harrell-Seyburn says: Living small and reducing your home’s footprint is the best way to live large, environmentally speaking. Join the movement that thousands have embraced and live in a structure less than 800 square feet. You can buy house plans and build your own or get a prefabricated one.
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