Seeking to sustain the momentum that carried the team to seven consecutive victories and a berth in the Division 3 quarterfinals a year ago, the East Lansing Trojan football team opens the 2018 season at 7 p.m. Thursday with a home date against the St. Johns Redwings. ELi's Mark Meyer previews the game, and the season.
Anyone, from any neighborhood can sign up for fourth annual Whitehills Elementary 5k and Fun Run, but only until the August 23 deadline. Charlie Meyers, a recent graduate of ELi's Summer Youth Journalism Program has the details.
Where do East Lansing educators turn when their ideas are bigger than their budgets? ELi's Ann Kammerer reports on how the East Lansing Educational Foundation has helped to bring musicians, journalism and hands-on science to elementary classrooms.
With a filing deadline of July 24, two members of the East Lansing School Board are saying they probably won't run again this November. Another trustee has already filed, and at least one is still deciding. ELi's Karessa Wheeler has the story.
Cole Academy is opening an East Lansing charter school this fall. ELi asked our reporter Andrew Graham to look into the organization and to help our readers understand what to expect from the new East Lansing operation.
"I have fond memories of the Jersey Giant location on M.A.C., the old Sneekers restaurant over by Frandor, and of course Pinball Pete’s. But I think far and away, my favorite place was Charlie Kang’s. At the time, it was one of only a couple restaurants really doing Korean cuisine in an authentic manner. Our family went there often, and I take my family there now."
Remember walking to school with your friends? This year ELPS, Safe Routes to School and parent volunteers have teamed up to update the tradition . ELi's Jessy Gregg reports on what's new, and what's just like you remember.
"Don’t feel like you need to have everything figured out or know where you’re going in life. College doesn’t have to be the only option; there are so many ways to get you to where you’re supposed to be." 2014 ELHS grad Chloe Reynolds shares what she's learned with this year's graduating class.
A student at MacDonald Middle School made threats yesterday that led to ELPD moving in to investigate. This morning, ELi spoke to Deputy Police Chief Steve Gonzalez to learn more about what happened yesterday, and how ELPD and ELPS handles these cases.