The East Lansing Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (BRA) has approved a revised tax increment financing (TIF) plan of $56 million for the proposed Center City District redevelopment. ELi's Chris Root reports.
Did you know that a real, live, local artist creates all the art at the East Lansing's Whole Foods Market? Here, she talks with ELi's newest reporter, Sarah Spohn, about art, passions, and finding a calling in life.
Edgewood Village Scholars Director Jonathan Rosewood has a simple message for participating students: "If you stay in the program and you finish, you're going to school.” ELi's Ann Kammerer has the story.
East Lansing's Board of Education and a group of District parents are working to make sure Acting Superintendent Dori Leyko will be offered and will take the job on permanently. ELi's Karessa Wheeler has the details.
Results of a new Freedom of Information Act request show that the City of East Lansing withheld key data on the Center City District proposal for over three months. Mayor Mark Meadows tells ELi, "There is no hidden staff agenda or suppression of information involved here.”
Citing changing driving habits, at its May 9 meeting, City Council reduced the amount of parking required for new developments. Council also revisited the contentious issue of parking rules in the Chesterfield Hills neighborhood. ELi’s Jessy Gregg reports.
The East Lansing High School girls' Swim and Dive Team excels not only in the pool, but in the classroom. ELHS students Jill Kammerer and Mara Logan report on what it takes to be awarded the Division Two Academic Team All-State award.