DOWNTOWN LANSING NEWS
October 29, 2014Tavern's one-block move ushers in new menu, brunch offerings in Lansing
Starting today, the restaurant locals affectionately call "The Tavern" is back -- but with a new location, re-vamped look and a new menu, says operator Justin Keusch.
"This is the best menu we've ever written as a company," said Keusch, a chef and part owner who describes himself as a niche restaurant entrepreneur.
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October 8, 2014Downtown Lansing Hosts Annual Trick-or-Treat on the Square
Trick-or-Treat on the Square is returning for its seventh year in downtown Lansing on Monday, October 27th from 5-7:30pm. (Rain date: Tuesday, October 28 from 5-7:30pm).
Every year the historic Washington Square transforms into a gathering place for spook-tacular fun where little ghouls and goblins can have a safe place to... Read More
September 24, 2014Confectionately Yours Sweetens Up Sidewalk Commute for Downtown Workers
Workers and visitors traversing the busy morning sidewalks of downtown Lansing this fall will find a sweet option for breakfast and snacks on the go.
Right after Labor Day, Heather Schmidt rolled out Confectionately Yours on the corner of Capitol and Michigan Avenues and began vending baked goods and coffee to passers-by.
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Michigan's capital city welcomes 1.5 million visitors a year. Filled with over 1,000 businesses, downtown Lansing contains a diverse array of galleries, retail stores and restaurants; many of Michigan's most prominent law firms, lobbyists, and other professional offices. Downtown is also home to state and local government, three higher education facilities, a minor league baseball team, a convention center, a diverse collection of non-profit organizations, and a budding residential community.