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Landlords Push Back at Attempts to Limit Rental Periods

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Some East Lansing landlords are pushing back on Council Member Aaron Stephens' attempts to limit rental periods. They argue the City Attorney has the facts wrong, and have sent their own attorneys in. ELi's Alice Dreger reports.

Last-Minute Casting Saves Great Pumpkin Walk for Local Inn

Monday, November 5, 2018

What do you do when you need a Good Witch and Bad Witch to round out your Emerald City? ELi's Somer Sodeman tells you how East Lansing's Wild Goose Inn got creative just in time for the City's Great Pumpkin Walk.

Altmann Proposes Another Try on Marijuana Provisioning

Saturday, November 3, 2018

On Tuesday, East Lansing's City Council voted down a law that would have legalized provisioning centers here. Now, in a surprise move, the Mayor Pro Tem wants to try again. ELi's Alice Dreger reports.

Stolen Sheep Returned to Woven Art

Friday, October 19, 2018

Two weeks after being stolen from her usual spot in front of Woven Art Yarn Shop, Frida the sheep was returned by an MSU student. ELi's Noa Kuszai reports on the community's support for the small shop, and the steps the owner may take to protect the familiar downtown mascot.

As Lime Moves In, Scooter Regulation Debated

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Now that Lime scooters have dropped in East Lansing, the City is under increased pressure to figure out what (if anything) to do about regulating the riding and parking of electric scooters. Alice Dreger 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.

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