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City supports regional control of Lansing Board of Water and Light

By Katie Stiefel Entirely East Lansing staff writer The Lansing Board of Water and Light was among the topics discussed on Feb. 18 at the East Lansing City Council meeting. Tuesday’s meeting concluded with the approval of the resolution in … Continue reading

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East Lansing seeks volunteers for boards

By Nichole Igwe Entirely East Lansing staff writer The city of East Lansing is looking for community members to volunteer on a few of its advisory commissions and boards. The Arts Commission and the Board of Review are two of … Continue reading

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Campus precincts see low voter turnout

By Kate Kerbrat Entirely East Lansing staff writer Cindy Atkinson worked her first election on Nov. 5 at IM Sports West, the new voting location for precinct 15. However, she had little opportunity to put her new training to use, … Continue reading

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City council election winners are ready to work

By Erin Hampton Entirely East Lansing staff writer After the vigorous campaigning for the Nov. 5 East Lansing City Council election, winners Ruth Beier, Susan W. Woods and Kathleen Boyle are relieved to be finished with campaigning and ready to … Continue reading

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School boundaries a concern for East Lansing parents

            By Max King The East Lansing School Board will make a decision November 11 on whether the district will re-align the five elementary and middle school boundaries. Parents of children who attend these schools … Continue reading

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East Lansing City Council candidate Samantha Artley

By Lilli Khatibi Entirely East Lansing Candidates running for East Lansing City Council all support student involvement. One candidate in particular, Samantha Artley, has a unique outlet: communication through Greek life. Artley, 22, is a 2012 graduate of the James … Continue reading

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East Lansing City Council candidate Kathleen Boyle

By Erin Hampton Entirely East Lansing writer Kathleen Boyle an running in the Nov. 5 election to complete the remainder of a four-year term on the East Lansing City Council. Boyle has served on the City Council for two years … Continue reading

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East Lansing City Council candidate Ruth Beier

By Kate Kerbrat Entirely East Lansing staff writer City Council candidate Ruth Beier has history with East Lansing. She received her bachelor’s degree in economics from Michigan State University, where she also played for the varsity basketball team. She returned … Continue reading

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DTN Management hosts second charrette for East Lansing Park District

By Lindsay Benson Entirely East Lansing staff writer  The second charrette, a design and planning workshop, to revamp the East Lansing Park District was held at the Eli and Edythe Broad Museum on Wednesday, Oct. 16. East Lansing city council … Continue reading

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East Lansing continues to work through shutdown

Kate Kerbrat Entirely East Lansing staff writer The first government shutdown in 17 years began Oct. 1 when Congress failed to pass a budget for the fiscal year. The shutdown caused all non-essential federal employees to be furloughed until a … Continue reading

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