Community

ELi Board Welcomes Merem Frierson

Monday, June 26, 2017

At its most recent board meeting, the East Lansing Info Board of Directors welcomed its newest member, Merem Frierson. 

Neighborhood Park Celebrates Life and Work of Gordon Guyer

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Gordon Guyer's tenure as MSU President was fairly short, but it was really just one of the many significant accomplishments in a life that impacted both the University and the community. ELi's Jessy Gregg brings you the story of the park recently dedicated in Guyer's name.

ELi Open Office Hours Thursday, June 22 at Black Cat Bistro

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Please join us at Black Cat Bistro on June 22 to meet our Publisher Alice Dreger, Managing Editor Ann Nichols, and some of our reporters. We'll provide appetizers and lively conversation about everything from EL politics to the current state of local news.

Michigan Avenue Bridge Begins Artistic Transformation

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Local artist Brian Whitfield says he's excited and honored to be tapped to create the public art that will (literally) bridge the communities of Lansing and East Lansing. Ann Kammerer reports.

Recycle! East Lansing Set for Saturday, June 3

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Get stuff out of your house and into the hands of folks who can use it at the City of East Lansing's annual recycling event. You can also volunteer, for a great chance to serve your community and the environment. ELi's Cassandra Heos tells you how.

LACT Awards ELi Grant to Support Youth Journalism

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The Lansing Area Community Trust has awarded ELi a $3600 grant to support our Summer Youth Journalism Program! Applications for the program are now being accepted from people in the 14-22 year age group.

ELi Fast Approaches 100 Reporters

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

As we come to the end of our third fiscal year, East Lansing now has what we think no other community in America does: a fully-functional, sustainable, nonpartisan, nonprofit, citizen-reported public news service.

Hundreds Attend First ELPD Open House

Monday, April 10, 2017

The rough weather didn't stop hundreds of people from coming out to ELPD's first Open House. Visitors met officers and police dog Quinn, checked out police equipment, and learned how to be safer at home, on bikes, and with car seats.

East Lansing Has No Parks Named after Women

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Through a Freedom of Information Act request, ELi has confirmed that every named park in the City of East Lansing is named after a boy or man, including the two named this year.

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