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Bye, Bye, Big Bank Building

Friday, October 6, 2017

If all goes according to plan, by Sunday evening the old “big bank building” will be a pile of rubble. Much of East Lansing will breathe a sigh of relief.

Income Tax Plan Could Negatively Impact Development Deals

Friday, October 6, 2017

If East Lansing voters approve a pair of tax proposals on the November 7 ballot, the resultant fall in City property taxes could have serious negative implications for various development deals. ELi's Alice Dreger explains.

Council Candidate Profile: Susan Woods

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

In our continuing election coverage, ELi's Ann Nichols and Jeanette McWaters bring you a profile of Susan Woods, who is running for re-election to East Lansing City Council.

Council Candidate Profile: Aaron Stephens

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

In our continuing election coverage, ELi's Ann Nichols and Jeanette McWaters bring you a profile of Aaron Stephens, who is running for East Lansing City Council.

Council Candidate Profile: Ruth Beier

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

In our continuing election coverage, ELi's Ann Nichols and Jeanette McWaters bring you a profile of Ruth Beier, who is running for re-election to East Lansing City Council.

Bike-to-School Advocates See Tonight’s Forum as Key Opportunity

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The East Lansing School Board and City Council had some disagreement Monday night about children biking to school, and bike-to-school advocates see tonight's Community Forum as a chance to make some long-awaited headway on this issue.

Experience with BWL Trimming Seems to Vary by Crew

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Kit Carlson and Wendell Lynch's experience with BWL wasn't as bad as they'd been fearing. What happened, and what advice do they give other homeowners? And what does BWL say about homeowners who try to refuse tree-trimming?

Major Parts of Center City Deal Still Up in the Air

Monday, October 2, 2017

Why hasn't the Center City District project broken ground? Turns out that key financial and legal components of the deal are still in flux. ELi's Alice Dreger digs to bring you the details.

Walk to School Day Set for October Fourth

Monday, October 2, 2017

East Lansing Public Schools' Walk to School Day is this Wednesday. The event promotes the health, environmental and social benefits of walking to school at least one day a week. Linda Roush Nuttall reports.

Riding with ELPD on Game Day

Friday, September 29, 2017

ELi reporters and ELHS students Evan Dempsey and Kepler Domurat-Sousa took what they learned in our Summer Youth Journalism Program and rode with ELPD officers the night of the MSU-Notre Dame game. What did they see?

Demolition Starts Early in the Park District

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Demolition of the derelict “big bank building” started earlier than scheduled when, last night, a driver who may have been drunk plowed into the building. When is the real demo happening? We have the details.