Get Caught Blue-Handed Day  Shop at local Michigan businesses for Get-Caught Blue Handed Day!  Photo: Michigan Retailers Association
Get Caught Blue-Handed Day  Shop at local Michigan businesses for Get-Caught Blue Handed Day!  Photo: Michigan Retailers Association
Trick-or-Treat on the Square  Halloween family fun on Washington Square on Monday, Oct. 27 from 5-7:30 pm for Trick-or-Treat on the Square.  Photo:
Downtown Social Hour  Join us for Downtown Social Hour every first Wednesday of the month! This month meet at House of Eden from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. for drink specials, complimentary appetizers and great conversations!  Photo:

DOWNTOWN LANSING NEWS

September 24, 2014
Confectionately Yours Sweetens Up Sidewalk Commute for Downtown Workers
Workers and visitors traversing the busy morning sidewalks of downtown Lansing this fall will find a sweet option for breakfast and snacks on the go.

Right after Labor Day, Heather Schmidt rolled out Confectionately Yours on the corner of Capitol and Michigan Avenues and began vending baked goods and coffee to passers-by.
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September 24, 2014
The Runway Debuts Talent, Fosters Fashion Growth in Lansing
Even before opening the doors to their highly anticipated retail space, The Runway has been racing to put Lansing on the fast track to becoming a Midwest fashion mecca.

With a grand opening slated for Thursday, Oct. 9, The Runway welcomes the fashion-conscious and fashion-curious into a 3,000-square foot storefront filled...
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September 10, 2014
Cigarette butts become a costly litter problem for downtowns
The bane of many a downtown is that sidewalks and decorative gardens, especially around bars, become the equivalent of ash trays.

It's gotten so bad that Lansing merchant Insty Prints has posted a sign outside of its business reminding smokers to admire the flower bed rather than use it to dispose cigarette butts.

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September 10, 2014
The Downtown Lansing Library 1964 to 2014
The Downtown Lansing Library is 50 this year! All are invited to celebrate the library’s anniversary at 401 S. Capitol on Sunday, Sept. 28.*

In 1964, Virginia Summers was the head of the Reference department and had worked at the library since 1929. She was instrumental in the push for the new building and was also a key...
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UPCOMING EVENTS
October 01, 2014 - 12:00am
Waterfront Bar & Grill Mexican Beer Day
October 01, 2014 - 8:00am
DLI Organization Team Meeting
October 01, 2014 - 10:00am
Of Consequences: Industry and Surrounds
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Happy October! We hope to see you at Old Town Lansing Oktoberfest! Visit oldtownoktoberfest.com for more information and ticket purchases.
Oct 1, 2014

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Sep 30, 2014

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Sep 30, 2014

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