Month: December 2011

Is Old Town Still Gay Friendly?

By Kaelin Roberts Old Town Staff Writer Detective Michelle Bryant says that Old Town is the most gay friendly area in Lansing. “The shop owners and bar owners are open minded and welcoming. Some are gay themselves,” said Bryant, who is…

North Lansing Dam Repair Nearly Complete

By Jack Crawley Old Town Times Staff Writer The construction project that Old Town residents and visitors have been seeing near the North Lansing Dam since September is a $1.2 million federal repair project. Lansing Board of Water and Light…

Neighboring Communities Dispute Old Town’s Borders

Nearby neighborhoods are unhappy with being included in Old Town and are disputing the community’s borders. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8DIw248fX0 “There is no border,” said Rina Risper the publisher and owner of the Lansing based newspaper The New Citizens Press.  Risper is a…