News From Downtown
March 8, 2017Spiffed up and simplified
Lansing architect Todd Gute is a busy man, but he found time to go to an adult coloring session at the Capital Area District Libraries' downtown Lansing branch last fall.
March 6, 2017Go Workout to add 9 new Lansing area locations this year
A local fitness center with two Lansing locations has plans to invest more than $1 million and add at least nine more locations throughout the area over the next year.
February 27, 2017Fat Tuesday is coming; time to polish off some paczki
They're sweet and gooey. Soft and delicious. Packed full of fillings and calories.
February 23, 2017Impression 5 unveils new youth maker space
Impression 5 Science Center is hoping to inspire the next generation of engineers, inventors and architects with its latest addition.
February 23, 2017Rye whiskey now on the menu at American Fifth Spirits
Behind the penny-decoupage bar in the tasting room of American Fifth Spirits, Rick Wyble is showing off a bottle of his newest creation.
February 22, 2017New in Town: Strange Matter Coffee Co.
Last week, Cara Nader announced that she will open a second location for her thriving 3-year-old cafe, Strange Matter Coffee Co., in downtown Lansing this spring.
February 15, 2017New in Town: Blue Night Hookah Lounge
After sitting vacant for nearly a year and a half, a prime downtown Lansing nightclub location will reopen next week as a hookah lounge.
February 13, 2017$11 project to add riverfront apartments downtown
More apartments will be built along the Grand River in downtown Lansing. Gillespie Group is expanding the Marketplace Apartments, located at 313 N. Cedar St., to add 79 units along the riverfront.
February 13, 2017Impression 5 holds 7th annual LEGO Palooza
Impression 5 Science Center was spreading some LEGO love on Sunday at its 7th annual LEGO Palooza event.