This $339k mid-century modern home near Lansing comes with original George Nelson light fixtures

We know what you're thinking: “when will this mid-century modern mania end?” Well, frankly, we hope it never ends, especially in cases like…

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This $339k mid-century modern home near Lansing comes with original George Nelson light fixtures
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These Trump supporters waited in the rain to go to a rally in Lansing during a pandemic

On Tuesday, with one week to go until the general election — and despite the deadly coronavirus pandemic — President Donald Trump…

By Metro Times Staff

These Trump supporters waited in the rain to go to a rally in Lansing during a pandemic
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This fully restored Frank Lloyd Wright house in Okemos is for sale for just $479k — and it's full of surprises

Good things come in small packages — the exception, of course, being those mini 100-calorie packs of muffins. (We want full-sized muffins,…

By Metro Times Staff

This fully restored Frank Lloyd Wright house in Okemos is for sale for just $479k — and it's full of surprises
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Twitter reacts to Lansing's 'Operation Haircut,' where barbers protested Whitmer's stay-at-home order

From the folks who brought you "Operation Gridlock" comes... "Operation Haircut." On Wednesday, paranoid QAnon people once again stormed Lansing, this time…

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Twitter reacts to Lansing's 'Operation Haircut,' where barbers protested Whitmer's stay-at-home order
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What in the MAGA-lovin' heck went down in Lansing on Thursday?

Earlier this month, organizers of "Operation Gridlock" staged a protest at the Michigan State Capitol in Lansing against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home…

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What in the MAGA-lovin' heck went down in Lansing on Thursday?
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15 independent metro Detroit bookstores offering delivery and curbside pickup

It came as quite a blow to independent bookstores  — and the readers that need them — when all were forced to…

By Metro Times Staff

Toadvine Books
    
    2783 Coolidge Hwy., Berkley; 248-439-0409; toadvinebooks.com 
    Want Vonnegut? Comics? How about illustrated Harry Potter books? This eclectic Berkley focuses on new and used fiction and literature, young adult novels, small press comics, zines, as well as science fiction and fantasy. Just email toadvinebooks@gmail.com to inquire about titles, pricing, and delivery. 
    
    Photo via Toadvine Books/Facebook
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20 must-see Michigan-made music festivals

Bands will make her dance — wristbands that is. Music festival season is underway and Michigan is home to a whole mess of…

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 Faster Horses Festival 
    Michigan International Speedway: 12626 U.S. Highway 12, Brooklyn
    July 20-22
    Country fans saddle up - Michigan’s three day festival for country music is back. Guests dressed in Daisy Dukes and cowboy boots will see a lineup featuring Blake Shelton, Brantley Gilbert, Brooks & Dunn, Florida Georgia Line, among others. Festival passes are available for $199 with camping passes sold separately. 
    Photo via  MT File
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We asked women (and men) why they attended the 2018 Women's March in Lansing

Thousands of women and men, converged on our state's capital for the second annual Women's March on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. As…

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“I’m here because for the first time in my life, I feel it’s more important now than ever to have women, and everyone who supports women, be empowered to make a difference in this country to keep it a democracy.”
    — Bonnie Biggs
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The Michigan State Capitol redesign that never was

The Michigan State Capitol building, in all of its Neoclassical glory, is so emblematic of governance in the state that we were…

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Scheme D 
    
    According to a booklet that included renderings of the development, Scheme D was to be comprised of three buildings on a podium. The buildings ranged in height from five to eight stories and the podium contained the House and Senate chambers. As in the other proposals, the chamber height was to extend the full height of the building with offices making up its upper walls. Below-ground parking would have accommodated just under 1,000 cars.
    
    Building Gross Area: 576,300 sq. ft.
    Building Net Area: 320,400 sq. ft.
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43 photos from the Lansing Women's March

Photos from the Women's March on Lansing at the Michigan's state Capitol building on Saturday, Jan. 21. Photos by Julia Pickett

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43 photos from the Lansing Women's March
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