Items Tagged with 'Lansing'


Survey: State’s growth will trail nation’s

Just 6% of employers expect a strengthened Michigan economy, according to Business Leaders for Michigan report.

February 14, 2020
Michigan’s largest employers anticipate the state’s economic growth will continue to lag compared to the nation’s. Read More

City paying $1.25M for flooded basements

July 3, 2019
| By AP
LANSING — Most of a $1.25 million settlement will go to residents of a mid-Michigan city who sued after sewage flooded their basements six years ago. Read More

MI Celebrates Small Business hands out awards Thursday

Pat LaBlanc of Holland is Small Business Person of the Year.

May 1, 2015
Nearly 60 small companies from across the state will be honored at the 11th annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event Thursday at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Read More

Orion starts construction on upscale Lansing project

Active Lansing residential developer and property manager chooses local firm.

October 18, 2013
A Grand Rapids builder began construction last week on a new luxury apartment complex that is going up in Lansing. Read More

Getting the job done vs. dazzling with speeches

June 14, 2013
The events in Washington and Lansing of the past few months are an example of how politics is nothing more than ordinary life going on in front of reporters and media. Read More

Electronic court records could cut costs, but privacy is a concern

Ottawa has electronic system, but it’s woefully underused.

LANSING — To save time and money, a bipartisan group of legislators wants to make more court records digitally accessible. Read More

Coalition lauds court stalling of Lansing casino

Federal judge sees merit to AG’s claim tribe is not sticking to state agreement.

March 8, 2013
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Robert J. Jonker in Grand Rapids granting a preliminary injunction against the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians from moving forward in developing a casino in Lansing has been lauded by a coalition of other casinos in the state. Read More

Few hospice services available for children

January 5, 2013
LANSING — When her son Charlie was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer at age 2, Abigail Waller couldn’t find any pediatric hospice in her community of East Lansing, or elsewhere in mid-Michigan. Read More

Lansing casino moves closer to reality

The city and Sault Tribe have a purchase agreement on city land next to the Lansing Center.

November 5, 2012
The City of Lansing and the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians have completed a critical step in their plan to get federal approval of a casino in downtown Lansing — an agreement for sale of city-owned land next to the Lansing Center. Read More