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Don’t let the billboards fool you. One in nine local teens smoke pot. 

The latest data from the Michigan School Health Survey System tells a much different story.

Lansing Police report cites room for improvement — and some major staffing shortages

An independent review of the policies and procedures at the Lansing Police Department pointed to a litany of concerns.

Town hall held to welcome struggling artists to East Lansing

This afternoon at Patriarche Park, East Lansing artists are invited to attend a public town hall about the state of the city.

Singing praises of unsung backstage theater people

Lansing is filled with recognizable actors.

Ozay Moore helped beautify a city he loves dearly

When Ozay Moore first moved to Lansing, he didn’t quite know how long he’d stay. After getting to know this city ­ — winding his way through its many house shows and art …

All brains, no waste

Maybe you saw that show on PBS about the river in Alaska where the salmon run is so stupendous the bears gorge themselves on the tastiest part — the brains — and leave the rest laying around on the rocks for lesser creatures to pick at.
Events & Happenings in Lansing This Week

Out on the Town: Michigan BluesFest

Michigan BluesFest is continuing a rich tradition of bringing trailblazing blues musicians to the capital city.
Turn It Down: Loud dispatches from Lansing’s music scene

Lansing alt-rocker outfit returns to stage and studio

Since its first release, back in the summer of 2019, the Rodeo Boys have kept as busy as possible, given the pandemic started soon after.

Flash in the Pan: Dumplings with tofu and stir-fried vegetables

It had to be done, so I might as well have done it, I told myself, as I dumped the thawed package of supermarket pot stickers into the vegetable stir-fry.
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Arts & Culture
Favorite Things: Robby Donaldson and his daughter’s shadow box
Robby Donaldson is an optician and a lover of metal music and horror movies. He’s also a father of two daughters, and the box …
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Costume shop Imachinations is a cosplayer heaven
Matt Schulte and his wife, Lynn Lucas, were pretty much predestined to open up a costume shop. When walking through Detroit one day, …
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Welcome to Top of the Town 2021
VOTE BY CLICKING HERE! While the battle for superiority between Lansing’s varying people, places and things during the annual …
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Tracked and Traced  at the MSU Museum
Debuts Thursday, Sept. 9, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. MSU Museum 409 W. Circle Dr., East Lansing (517) 355-2370 museum.msu.edu A …
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A look back: The Verve Pipe’s ‘Underneath’ LP turns 20
Four years after The Verve Pipe’s “Villains” LP reached Platinum status, and its breakout single “The …
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Food
D.P. Dough makes a comeback to East Lansing
David MacDougall Jr. started working at D.P. Dough as a delivery driver. Over a decade, he worked his way up through the company. Now, …
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Flash in the Pan: Pasta Clemenza
“Leave the gun. Take the cannoli.” In “The Godfather,” by Mario Puzo, there is a scene where Peter Clemenza …
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Best eats and drinks in and near East Lansing
School is back in session, but when you’re not in class where can you enjoy a drink and some good food? We recommend you check …
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City Pulse on Radio/TV
City Pulse On the Air, Aug. 22, 2021: Pumpstock Music Festival and Michigan Chicken Wing Festival
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, Aug. 22, 2021: Pumpstock Music Festival and Michigan Chicken Wing Festival On …
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City Pulse On the Air, Aug, 15, 2021: Local events, Michigan Chicken Wing Festival, The Chancellors
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, Aug, 15, 2021: Local events, Michigan Chicken Wing Festival, The Chancellors …
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City Pulse On the Air, Aug. 8, 2021: Lawrence Cosentino and Taylor Fabus
City Pulse Radio · City Pulse On the Air, Aug. 8, 2021: Lawrence Cosentino and Taylor Fabus On this edition of City …
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