Faith Communities

Royal Vlahakis Throws a Hail Mary Pass

Thursday, April 25, 2019

What happened at today's Downtown Development Authority meeting, as developers Royal Vlahakis tried to save their exclusive deal with East Lansing's DDA? ELi's Alice Dreger reports.

East Lansing’s Newest, Biggest Proposal Draws Mixed Reactions

Saturday, January 26, 2019

The Peoples Church and the Planning Commission seemed generally chilly, the Downtown Development Authority mostly warmer, and City Council decidedly mixed in reaction to the Royal Vlahakis redevelopment proposal this week. What was asked and said?

Fake Abduction Story Circulates Around East Lansing

Friday, November 16, 2018

A fake story of young women being abducted near MSU by “six Arabic men” is circulating around town. ELPD says it is not true, community leaders are calling it harmful, and a law professor spoke to ELi about the context for this kind of messaging.

Peace Education Center Offers Alternative Holiday Sale

Monday, November 12, 2018

Looking to buy holiday gifts that are local and sustainable, and maybe catch a Ten Pound Fiddle concert when you're done shopping? Tom Oswald tells you how to do it in East Lansing this weekend.

Large Interfaith Gathering Supports Jewish Community

Friday, November 2, 2018

Upwards of five hundred people gathered at East Lansing’s Congregation Shaarey Zedek last night to support the Jewish community in the wake of Saturday’s massacre of eleven people at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue. ELi's Alice Dreger reports.

Diversity Festival Draws Large Crowd

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Responding to the local appearance of a white nationalist group, hundreds of area residents gathered yesterday for a Celebration of Diversity Festival at All Saints Episcopal Church. ELi's Jessy Gregg reports.

Local Interfaith Group Works to Strengthen, Unify and Educate Community

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Interfaith Clergy Association of Greater Lansing includes representatives of several faith traditions and provides an opportunity for its members to support and teach each other as well as reaching out to support peace and tolerance in the community.

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