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Flash in the Pan: Advanced tabbouleh

Thousands of years of culinary evolution is no match for a farmer with a blender, and the creativity to put it to use.
Turn it down: Loud dispatches from Lansing’s music scene

The music of the late Adam Jones chronicled on new album

After Adam Jonathan Jones, 45, passed away this year, his friend (and From Big Sur bandmate) Kevin Ream began searching for the songs he left behind. The result is a new self-titled Adam Jones compilation showcasing the late songwriter’s dynamic output of music. From lush rock ’n roll and funky jams, to experimental loner-folk ballads, this disc is a heartfelt sendoff for a brilliant local talent.

R.E. Olds Museum Car Capital Auto Show

Are you a gearhead? Do you dig classic cars? Are you a history geek and track mankind’s progress based on its taste in automobiles?

How the New Deal put thousands of unemployed writers to work

The world of writers was agog when federal legislation was introduced to hire unemployed authors to produce a written chronicle of the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on American society. 

Michael Brand retires as Wharton Center director

Michael Brand, director of MSU’s Wharton Center since 2004, announced his plans to retire this week. He plans to exit before the fall, although he is willing to stay on a bit longer, if asked.
Letters to the editor

Fear guides our corrections policy

Clinton County Prosecutor Tony Spagnuolo recently wrote of his fears about giving people in prison a second chance. But fear and anger are not a good basis for making public policy. Looking at evidence and making decisions based on fact are a much better approach when determining how to spend taxpayer dollars. 
Letters to the editor

New bike lanes ‘wonderful’

Yesterday I biked in Michigan Avenue’s new bike lanes, from Harriet Street to Creyts Road in Delta Township. No one yelled at me, spat on me, honked at me or hit me. It was wonderful. 
Opinion

What people talk about when they talk about CRT

The act of naming a thing gives it a firmer reality. The thing becomes knowable in a way that can be easily communicated and repeated. Inevitably, naming also reduces the possibilities of what a thing might be. The word “define” literally means to set limits on something.
OPINION

Redistricting panel a train wreck waiting to happen

Michigan’s experiment with plucking random people off the street to run an important government function took, yet, another public relations blow last week.
OPINION

The CP Edit: Fair and equal

It’s a sad and sobering reflection on the state of our nation that equal rights for all Americans remains an elusive goal. The idea that we are all created equal and possess the inalienable right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness has yet to translate into lived equality that includes people of every race, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability and all the other characteristics that define us as humans.
Arts & Culture
City Pulse On the Air, July 18, 2021: Sally Potter, Festival of Oddities, Grey Matter
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, July 18, 2021: Sally Potter, Festival of Oddities, Grey Matter On this …
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Lansing Alive
Local organizations Downtown Lansing Inc. and Capital Point Investments have organized a fun day of unique activities spread out all …
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Memorial service set for The dt’s Tom Taylor
The late Thomas Louis Taylor Jr., better known in the Michigan music scene as simply Tom Taylor, was a pivotal figure in …
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Food
Omi Sushi’s Tiger Roll
The Tiger Roll is one of my all-time favorite sushi roll creations. It blends spicy tuna with eel, shrimp, avocado and, of course, eel …
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Flash in the Pan: Tandy’s coleslaw
When I ask a chef for a recipe to print in this column, I know it is a big request. It is the core blueprint of their business. A …
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MexiTreats opens second location just in time for summer
Looking for the perfect place to cool down after a long day at the beach? Do you hear the sweet, siren song of an ice cream cone …
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City Pulse on Radio/TV
City Pulse On the Air, July 18, 2021: Sally Potter, Festival of Oddities, Grey Matter
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, July 18, 2021: Sally Potter, Festival of Oddities, Grey Matter On this …
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City Pulse On the Air, July 11, 2021: Nevin Speerbrecker, 1991 Greenery, The DT's
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, July 11, 2021: Nevin Speerbrecker and 1991 Greenery On this revamped edition …
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City Pulse On the Air, May 30, 2021: Biggby Co-Founder and Co-CEO Bob Fish
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, May 30, 2021: Biggby Co-CEO Bob Fish On this edition of City Pulse On the …
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