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School Board Candidate Profile: Mike Conlin

Monday, September 26, 2016

In the first of a series, ELi's Karessa Wheeler interviews East Lansing School Board candidate Mike Conlin. We will continue to publish candidate profiles, every other weekday and in alphabetical order.

Weekend of Live Music Showcases Local Artists, Female-Fronted Acts

Friday, September 23, 2016

This weekend (September 23 and 24) offers two chances to listen to live music. Friday night brings EL bands and visual artists together for an all-ages show at The Record Lounge, and Saturday there will be live musical and comedy performances day and night at The Avenue to support Helping Women Period.

Your ELI: School Board Campaign Reporting

Thursday, September 22, 2016

What do you think are the "burning issues" for candidates running for seats on East Lansing's Board of Education? Please help us give you the information you really need, by telling us what YOU need to know before voting in November.

Costco Build Would Involve Road and Signal Changes

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

What changes will need to be made to accommodate the traffic of a new Costco store in East Lansing? ELi's Alice Dreger reports on the recommendations brought to East Lansing's Transportation Commission.

Accident Impacts Traffic at Haslett & Park Lake

Monday, September 19, 2016

The intersection of Haslett Road and Park Lake Roads will function as a four way stop during Monday morning’s commute following an accident yesterday. The East Lansing Police Department advises drivers to seek another route.

Marathon Station to Be Rebuilt, with Art

Sunday, September 18, 2016

The Marathon station at the southeast corner of Abbot Road and Saginaw Street will be completely rebuilt with a new design that incorporates art made by ELPS students, a bike repair station and more trees.

Ask ELi: Fire Coverage for East Lansing

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

A reader asks whether there's enough coverage for emergencies during large-scale MSU events like home football games. Eli investigates.

Class Sizes Remain an Issue in East Lansing

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Although the numbers aren't firm until October's pupil count, parents and teachers are concerned by the high number of students in some elementary and Middle School classrooms.

Four Years After Application Submitted, DEQ Reviews EL Wastewater Plant's Permit

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Four years after East Lansing applied for a renewal of its expired environmental permit to dump millions of gallons a day of treated wastewater into the Red Cedar River, the DEQ is suddenly reviewing the application. A lot has happened at that plant since that application went in. The DEQ is giving the public only until Friday to weigh in.