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Burcham-Henge: It’s Baaaaack

Friday, September 21, 2018

Burcham-Henge is the bi-annual celestial phenomenon made popular by ELi. Get with it. ELi's Aron Sousa explains how.

Curling Slides into East Lansing this Friday

Thursday, September 20, 2018

If you've ever watched curling on TV and wanted to try it out, this Friday night could be the night to check it out at Suburban Ice in East Lansing. ELi's Sarah Spohn has the story.

Trojan Marching Band Ready for Friday's Homecoming Game

Thursday, September 20, 2018

This Friday, September 21 is East Lansing's Homecoming game. The Trojan marching band has a big show planned, including some "darkness" and some old favorites. ELi's Somer Sodeman reports.

After Years of Drama, Park District Plan Looks Real

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

At long last, it looks like the “Park District” development is finally happening. The current developer has reached a deal with previous owner Scott Chappelle, and all that's left is state-level approval of the tax incentives. ELi's Dan Totzkay reports.

Fire Prevention Code Not Being Followed in East Lansing

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Further investigation by ELi finds the City Manager has misrepresented the City’s code on fire safety, and the Fire Marshal isn't following the City's code. Now the City is demanding $1200 before it will release any fire review documentation on Center City.

Meet ELi’s “Gov Gang”

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

In our collective background, you'll find ballroom dancing, swimming, Warrior Women, campaigns for justice, and an appearance on Oprah. Oh, and one of us is married to two Elis. Meet the five current members of the ELi "Gov Gang."

Quick Strikes Propel Undefeated Trojans to Fourth Victory

Monday, September 17, 2018

“It was amazing,” Hosey said, “Coach Javy (Javier Lara), Coach G (Gianni Feraco) and Coach Feraco are always telling me to work harder in practice, so when my number was called I’d be ready...". ELi's Mark Meyer reports on Friday night's victory over Portage Northern.

East Lansing Submits Plan to Fund Pension Liability

Monday, September 17, 2018

East Lansing’s City Council has approved a plan to reduce the underfunded status of the City’s pension system. Michigan’s Municipal Stability Board will now decide whether to accept or reject it. ELi's Chris Root reports.

Burcham Fence “A Testament to the Goodwill of East Lansing Residents”

Monday, September 17, 2018

“My kids were so excited about the whole process...[m]y oldest kept a tally of everyone who came—including four dogs. She counted babies, people we didn’t know, and even people passing by who stopped, grabbed a paint brush and contributed.” Ann Kammerer reports.

Bullseye on Unbeaten Trojans as they Travel to Portage

Friday, September 14, 2018

“There comes a point in every season when you look to those who maybe haven’t played as much to rise up and answer the call,” Feraco said during Thursday’s practice. “This will be one of those weeks where next man up gets his number called.” ELi's Mark Meyer previews tonight's game.

Specialist Company Will Likely Handle East Lansing’s Income Tax

Friday, September 14, 2018

East Lansing’s City Council is looking to hire a specialized company to handle the new income tax. The City will also have to designate an Administrator for the tax and appoint a Board of Review. What it will all cost remains to be seen. ELi's Jessy Gregg reports.

A Taste of Toaste in Brookfield Plaza

Thursday, September 13, 2018

“It’s been fun trying to explain to people what honey toast is,” Yuan said. “You can’t compare it to anything else we have here. It is funny sometimes because it’s hard to explain, but at the same time, after they’ve tried it, they love it.” ELi Summer Youth Journalism grad Amalia Medina has the scoop.