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The Hub Fails to Make Its Move-In Deadline; Traffic Snarl Ensues

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Today was supposed to be an organized move-in day at The Hub. But with the Certificate of Occupancy from the City of East Lansing’s Building Department not being issued until the afternoon, things got a little crazy by evening.

Amtrak Moves in New Direction with Addition of Volunteer Station Workers

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

East Lansing's Amtrak station soon will be staffed with customer service volunteers, ready to assist travelers with questions they might have as they board or depart trains at the Harrison Road location. ELi's Sarah Spohn reports on the cooperative effort that led to the formation of this program. 

Playing Live (More Often), The Dangling Participles Find Their Groove

Thursday, August 15, 2019

ELi's Chris Wardell introduces us to The Dangling Participles, a merry band of musicians who also happen to know a thing or two about language composition. Part of the band will play this Friday's Coffeehouse show alongside many other community favorites.

Pro-Bike Pilot Project Makes Life Harder for Bus Riders

Thursday, August 15, 2019

The protected bike lanes being piloted on Bogue Street have been hailed by many as a leap forward for area bicyclists. But the project has made life harder for bus riders. ELi's Mark Meyer spoke to CATA about what happened.

Inside a World Where the Struggle to Find Affordable Housing is Real

Friday, July 26, 2019

For two years author Matthew Desmond lived among eight Milwaukee families dealing with eviction and struggling to maintain permanent housing. His book, “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City,” is this year’s One Book One Community selection. ELi's Amalia Medina brings us the story.

Precision Pistol Marksman Never Lost Sight of Her Target

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

In the late 1970s, Dr. Judy Tant was not allowed to bring her guns into Michigan as a non-citizen. But once the law was overturned she began a competitive shooting career that few civilians can match.      

Gotcha Scooters Coming to East Lansing

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Rental e-scooters will soon be making a reappearance in East Lansing and on MSU's campus. But they won't be from Bird or Lime. Here comes Gotcha.

Poet Laureate Will Spread the Verse Far and Wide

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Laura Apol has grand plans for her two-year appointment as the region's Poet Laureate. ELi’s Amalia Medina explains how Apol developed a love of poetry at an early age and why she is eager to start her new assignment.

After 15 Years, Max’s Race Founders Are Passing the Torch

Friday, June 28, 2019

For fifteen years, Natalie Hool and Jim Matthews have organized a local race to honor their late son Max, raising funds to help families with children facing serious medical problems. Now they're passing the torch. ELi's Andrew Graham explains why.

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