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Ribbon Cutting celebrates now home for the Davies Project

Oct. 18, The Lansing Chamber of Commerce celebrated with a ribbon cutting for The Davies Project for Mid-Michigan Children. Their new permanent home is a renovated fire station made possible through generous support. The new location provides the Davies Project a space that will allow the volunteers to join in sharing stories, ideas and best […]

Industrial Hemp Growers Reminded to Test Crops Before Harvest

As Michigan’s first industrial hemp harvest gets underway, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development reminds growers they must have their crops tested for tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, content before they harvest. “Under the Industrial Hemp Ag Pilot Program, growers are required to have pre-harvest testing to ensure their crops do not exceed 0.3 percent […]

The Business of Food Safety

For many, the most top-of-mind issue when going out to eat is how the food tastes. Unless something goes especially awry during the experience, it’s rare to consider what was taking place in the preparation of the meal­ – kind of like the old saying typically attributed to Otto von Bismarck about laws and sausages. […]

Michigan Rugby Cup Competition comes to Lansing

Teams from other Midwest locations will vie for title Saturday There will be a ton of scrumming Saturday at the Hope Sports Complex as Lansing hosts the 2019 Michigan Rugby Cup. The Greater Lansing Sports Authority and Capital Area Rugby Foundation have partnered with the Michigan Rugby Union to bring 12 adult men’s teams from […]

Behind the Scenes

Karyn Darnton taught for a few years in the metro Detroit area before deciding she wanted to explore a different career path in education. Working for the Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA) allows her to do that. She’s still on her own educational journey and is in the process of taking classes for a master’s […]

Urban Embodiment Invites Support with Networking Event

“Let’s start supporting each other”. Key words from Urban Embodiment as it puts Small Business Expo 2 into play at the Fledge on Aug. 3. The vendor show and entrepreneur-networking event is an opportunity to meet with Lansing-area entreprenuers and is free to the public. The event is unique in that it’s family friendly and […]

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