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East Lansing Solar Park to Produce Renewable Energy This Year

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

After years of delays, Michigan Energy Options and Lansing Board of Water and Light announced that the solar array in Burcham Park will begin producing renewable energy by the end of this year. ELi's Paige Filice has the story.

City Increases Cash Offer in Driveway Dispute

Thursday, October 4, 2018

What's the latest in the Division Street driveway drama? City staff are now offering more money and are no longer talking about arresting the owner. ELi's Alice Dreger has the scoop.

Matt Morales Joins East Lansing High School as Associate Principal

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

“A big thing for me is knowing that every student who walks through that door has a story to tell,” says Morales. “Listening to that story and creating an even playing field for all our students is something I’ve always valued and strived for.” Ann Kammerer reports.

East Lansing Drinking Water Passes Key Safety Test

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Recent testing for a type of chemical believed to be dangerous showed no detectable levels in the drinking water provided to East Lansing and Meridian Township. ELi's Jessy Gregg reports.

MSU Impounds at Least 70 Bird Scooters

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Last week ELi was tipped off by a reader that there were 30 Bird scooters located next to the MSU Police Department. That number grew, but as of this morning all the impounded scooters appear to be gone. ELi's Jessy Gregg has the story.

School Board Hopefuls Explain Their Positions

Monday, October 1, 2018

At the ELPS Board of Trustees candidate forum, the six people looking to fill one of four open seats this November answered questons from the community and spoke to what they value. ELi's Noa Kuszai reports. 

Pickleball Players Give Back to the Community

Friday, September 28, 2018

Over three hundred pickleball players, volunteers, and spectators gathered for the second annual Jim Savage Memorial Pickleball Tournament. Gary Beaudoin reports for ELi.

Ask ELi: What’s Happening on Alton Road?

Thursday, September 27, 2018

An ELi reader wrote in to ask: “The work on Alton Road seems to be delayed. I heard there seems to be a labor strike of some kind. Do you know what is going on?” ELi's Alice Dreger brings the answer.

East Lansing Professor Turns Painter for ArtPrize Competition

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

“I’ve never taken an art class,” Gude said. “It all came from me going to my room and finding a love for drawing. One day I decided painting must be just filling in and coloring your drawings, so I tried that. You know – you do something enough, and you get pretty good at it.” Sarah Spohn has the story.