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Wednesday, October 8,2014

Just say no

East Lansing shuts the door on Just Energy

by Todd A. Heywood
Lansing and East Lansing residents are encouraged to call police if representatives of Just Energy come knocking on their door. East Lansing barred the company Sept. 24 from soliciting door-to-door after applicants for peddler’s licenses were denied for criminal records.
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Wednesday, October 8,2014

Being in Lansing

South Lansing man fishes for those hungry for spirit, unity and belief

by Belinda Thurston
“Believe” That’s how the man at the corner of Cavanaugh and Cedar Lansing wants to be known. It’s 7:40 a.m. Thursday. The sun is barely breaking through the foggy September air. The roads are thick with rushing cars. “Believe” is already hard at work.
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Tuesday, October 7,2014

Same-sex marriage milestone

Supreme Court refuses to hear marriage equality cases, all eyes on Michigan now

by Todd A. Heywood
After the U.S. Supreme Court let stand same-sex marriage laws in five states today, Michigan supporters are waiting to join the club. But the proverbial jury is still out.
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Tuesday, October 7,2014

Powering up

Julie Powers named new director of the Greater Lansing Housing Coalition

by Belinda Thurston
Whether she’s monitoring water quality on the Grand River, parking bicycles at music festivals or helping the elderly or disabled secure affordable and accessible housing, it’s all the same to Julie Powers. She’s helping connect and create a sustainable, healthy community.
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Sunday, October 5,2014

Speaking with Silence

More than 100 ride in silence to raise bicycle safety awareness, honor those killed while riding

by Belinda Thurston
SUNDAY, OCT. 5 – They rode at a snail’s pace – 10 miles an hour – in the damp chill of this early October afternoon. They had their bright yellow jackets and helmets on. Barely a sound could be heard from the pedaling or gears changing. The riderless white bike perched atop the black SUV stood out distinctly. The rear windshield spoke for the rider: Jill Byelich, 9-2-2014.
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Thursday, October 2,2014

Police move south

New Lansing police station a win-win for the city

by Belinda Thurston
THURSDAY, OCT. 2 – The new Lansing Police Department Operations Center is a testament to creative use of space and creative partnerships.The Lansing School District gets a tenant for a largely v
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Thursday, October 2,2014

Fill 'er up

24th annual Empty Bowls event raises money for the Greater Lansing Food Bank

by Belinda Thurston
Elegance and high-end flavors were scooped out by the bowlful at Troppo restaurant today. Troppo hosted the 24th annual Empty Bowls event to raise money for the Greater Lansing Food Bank. AT&T also sponsored the event.
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Wednesday, October 1,2014

Still tuned to Heaven

Historic landmark St. Paulīs Episcopal Church turns 100

by Lawrence Cosentino
A century of storms and lulls havenīt put much of a dent in St. Paulīs Episcopal Church in downtown Lansing. The arched mass of stained glass embedded in the churchīs south wall, facing the state Capitol on Ottawa Street — the glorious Te Deum Laudamus window — still makes the church look like a giant vintage radio, tuned to Heaven.
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Wednesday, October 1,2014

Eye candy of the week

by Daniel Bollman, AIA
Throughout the past 10 years, as this building sat vacant, it served as the subject of studies by area professionals as well as students of interior design at Michigan State University. Designed by Orley Munson of the Lansingbased architectural firm Bowd Munson, this sleek landmark was constructed by the Christman Co., which completed work in 1938.
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Wednesday, October 1,2014

A long 200 yards

Michigan Flyer and passengers challenge Detroit Metro bus stop change

by Michael Gerstein
Bogus. That’s what Chad Cushman has to say about why his Michigan Flyer now has to drop passengers off two football fields away from the terminal door at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport. "All I know is it has nothing to do with safety," said Cushman, vice president of the Michigan Flyer/Indian Trails company.
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