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VIEWPOINTS Some ask why open a café in downtown Lansing? We say, why not?

When my husband Abyars and I decided to make an investment, we checked lots of different places. The corner of South Washington and West Washtenaw, where we are located, was ideal because records showed that 28,000 people were working in downtown Lansing....
Schor issues mask mandate for Lansing facilities

Schor issues mask mandate for Lansing facilities

Not even 24 hours after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention deemed Lansing a substantial COVID-19 transmission area, Mayor Andy Schor decided to require masks inside all city facilities. “It’s an inconvenience, but we want to beat COVID and we’re going to...

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Evening of Excellence

Evening of Excellence

The Evening of Excellence in downtown Lansing is an annual celebration of our volunteers, businesses, and community partners!

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It’s houseplants-only at new Lansing shop Neva Lee’s

It’s houseplants-only at new Lansing shop Neva Lee’s

A new shop in Downtown Lansing wants to help residents add a bit of green to their homes and offices.  Plant-lover Faun Donald and her boyfriend, Luke Trusnovec, opened the doors at Neva Lee's earlier this month. Located at 123 E. Kalamazoo St., the shop traffics...

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