Header-lansing_1.jpg
 
Home » Articles »   By City Pulse Staff
 
 
Wednesday, December 18,2013

On stands today: Three wishes

by City Pulse Staff
Wednesday, Dec. 18 — It’s an ordinary question that’s capable of the most extraordinary responses: What would you do with three wishes? City Pulse asks local politicians, entertainers and businesspeople what they’d do. Responders include likely gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer, EVERYbody Reads Bookstore owner Scott Harris and radio personality Tim Barron. Find out how many ways you can wish for world peace.
Read more
Wednesday, December 18,2013

Whitmer rips ‘rape insurance’

Tells lawmakers she was raped. Senate, unmoved, votes to mandate abortion rider provision.

by City Pulse Staff
(Senate Minority Leader Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing, attacked new abortion legislation in a floor speech excerpted here. Both houses approved the measure.)
Read more   Read it in print
Wednesday, December 18,2013

The list is in

This year’s top 10 tax delinquents

by City Pulse Staff
“Unfortunately,” says Ingham County Treasurer Eric Schertzing, the number of foreclosures isn’t improving in greater Lansing. “The level of foreclosure activity looks to stay quite elevated for at least the third year running.”
Read more   Read it in print
Wednesday, December 18,2013

Keeping Village Summit open

Anonymous donor pledges major contribution to keep community center open, but more fundraising is needed

by City Pulse Staff
Wednesday, Dec. 18 — Village Summit, a community center located just east of Lansing’s Moores Park Neighborhood, has launched a fundraising project to keep its doors open. The effort received help today from an anonymous donor, who pledged up to half of the fundraising goal.
Read more
Thursday, December 12,2013

Who wants to own a brewery?

Local startup looking for community members to own a piece of the action

by City Pulse Staff
Thursday, Dec. 12— If you’ve ever wanted to own a brewery, here’s your chance. A brewery and whiskey distillery has set its sights on Lansing’s east side, and the co-founders are looking to include the community in on the action.
Read more
Wednesday, December 11,2013

On stands today: Happy birthday, Jim Harrison

by City Pulse Staff
Wednesday, Dec. 11 — Prolific author and Michigan native Jim Harrison talks with City Pulse's Bill Castanier in the lead up to Harrison's 76th birthday party in Arizona. Harrison and friends discuss the author's ability to produce well-received books after nearly 50 years.
Read more
Wednesday, December 11,2013

Whole Foods plans approved

Meridian Township Board of Trustees unanimously approves plans for Whole Foods store to open in 2015

by City Pulse Staff
Wednesday, Dec. 11 — The Meridian Township Board of Trustees has approved plans by Texas-based high-end grocer Whole Foods to open its first location in greater Lansing in 2015.
Read more
Wednesday, December 11,2013

Out On the Town

by City Pulse Staff
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11 >> East Lansing 2030: Collegeville Re-Envisioned This is the second part of a series of monthly presentations from urban designers, architects and landscape architects that offer a future vision of East Lansing. This month’s guest is Craig Borum, a pro...
Read more   Read it in print
Monday, December 9,2013

Red lines

Michigan Copper Strike of 1913 the focus of new documentary, premiering tonight

by City Pulse Staff
Monday, Dec. 9 — On Dev. 24, 1913 in Calumet, Mich. — 100 years ago this month — a mining company was hosting a Christmas party while miners on strike with their families picketed outside the building. Disaster struck when someone shouted “fire” inside the building and 73 people were trampled to death.
Read more
Wednesday, December 4,2013

Out On the Town

by City Pulse Staff
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4-SUNDAY, DEC. 8 >> “White Christmas” at Riverwalk The stage version of the 1954 holiday film classic featuring the music of Irving Berlin comes to Riverwalk for a two-week run. “White Christmas” follows Bob Wallace and Phil Davis, a succes...
Read more   Read it in print
 
 
 
 
 
Search Archive
Search Archive:
 
 

© 2014 City Pulse

City Pulse. 2001 E. Michigan Ave. Lansing, MI 48912.
Phone: (517)371-5600. Fax: (517) 999-6066.
E-mail: publisher@lansingcitypulse.com

 
Close