Teachers and parents in East Lansing are reacting to an emergency request by Pfizer and BioNTech for the FDA to authorize the use of the COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 5-11. Currently, the vaccine is not available to children under 12. The White House on Oct. 20 announced plans to distribute vaccines to 28 million children aged 5 to 11 and said there are enough doses to vaccinate every child in that group.
The dining room of Naing Myanmar Family Restaurant looks a bit different than it did a year and a half ago. That doesn’t mean the establishment has budged from its place as a sturdy fixture of the Lansing food scene.
The Boy Scouts of America, Troop 2 of East Lansing, is one of the oldest Boy Scout troops in the state of Michigan. Troop 2 will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on Oct. 31, with members of The People’s Church and their greater scouting community.