City Pulse - News http://www.lansingcitypulse.com/lansing/articles.sec-233-1-news.html <![CDATA[Ethics proposal]]> <![CDATA[Former state rep targeted]]> <![CDATA[Eye candy of the week]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Supreme Court rulings]]> <![CDATA[Quiet, please!]]> In May, Kya Rose got a dread phone call. Her 23-year-old daughter was dead from an apparent gunshot wound. Police are still investigating her death, said Rose,47. But now, months later, Rose’s nightmare is triggered over and over again as fireworks that sound like cannons rock her westside neighborhood home.]]> <![CDATA[Free HIV testing]]> <![CDATA[Lansing ethics reform]]> This story has been updated to correct an error. Lansing voters will likely decide in November whether to make sweeping changes in the city’s ethics ordinance, including adding a provision for public funding of local elections. A new ballot initiative committee called Lansing Citizens for Ethics Reform submitted a petition with 6,673 signatures to the City Clerk’s Office last week. Clerk Chris Swope has until Wednesday to determine if at least 4,000 are valid. If so, the proposal goes to the City Council, which can either adopt it or, more likely, put it on the General Election ballot. If passed, it would take effect in 2017.]]> <![CDATA[Eyesore of the week]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Mike Rogers Inc.]]> <![CDATA[Wedding bills]]> <![CDATA[‘The issue is solvency’]]> <![CDATA[‘A farmers market no more’]]> It may still be called the City Market, but farmers will no longer be driving its identity under a new plan being shaped by city officials. ]]> <![CDATA[Eye candy of the week]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Lose-lose at MSU]]> <![CDATA[East side upswing]]> ]]> <![CDATA[East Lansing sex ed flap]]> <![CDATA[Flint and the faithful]]> <![CDATA[Impression 5 plans $450,000 Water Room exhibit]]> Impression 5 Science Center is planning a new $450,000 exhibit: a two-story permanent “water park” that will combine play with education. The project has received a $250,000 commitment from the Rotary Club of Lansing to mark the club’s 100th anniversary, which is next year.]]> <![CDATA[Selling the BWL study]]> <![CDATA[Eyesore of the week]]> ]]>