DOWNTOWN LANSING NEWS
July 7, 2016Nom Nom Cupcakes opens in Lansing City Market
When Katie Clark's sister, Kelly, got engaged in 2009, the two started sampling goodies from Lansing bakeries. They found some pretty good cakes and cupcakes to serve at the wedding, but none of them had the "wow" factor they were looking for.
June 22, 2016Remembering the Fallen
The newest permanent exhibit at the R.E. Olds Transportation Museum started as a memorial for one man, firefighter Dennis Rodeman, who was struck and killed by a mororist last year while raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. But as the exhibit took shape, the scope of the memorial expanded.
June 21, 2016Owners of Clara's Lansing Station reflect on 38 years
Scott Jubeck can remember the day, back in 1978, that his dad came home and announced he bought a train station.
Michigan's capital city welcomes 1.5 million visitors a year. 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.