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ELPD Advises Residents: Lock Doors and Windows

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The city of East Lansing has issued a press release in which the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) "is advising East Lansing residents to lock all doors and windows in light of a recent string of home invastions that occurred at apartments in the Northern Tier area last week." The press release indicates that the "ELPD is investigating five reported apartment break-ins that took place during the late night hours of Thursday, Sept. 6 and early morning hours of Friday, Sept. 7.

City Council Schedules Fireworks Issue for Work Session

Friday, September 7, 2012

It's been a noisy summer in East Lansing, after the state legalized the discharge of a class of powerful fireworks without permits or time restrictions. City Councilmembers have suffered along with the rest of us, it turns out, and at their work session on Tuesday, September 11, will begin to consider ordinances to address the problem.

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