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(PRIDE) In the Name of Lansing

Lifelong Lansing resident and Juneteenth Celebration chairperson brings history to new generations In searching for someone who embodies the spirit of Lansing, one would have to look no further than Marilyn Plummer. A lifelong resident and community outreach coordinator for Mayor Andy Schor’s office, she has played a major role in the education and celebration of […]

Destination: Lansing

As spring leads to summer, we celebrate these landmarks of the Lansing experience As another Michigan summer approaches, many are excited to spend time outdoors or plan vacations. While there might be some wanderlust to shake off those winter months, mid-Michigan residents have a wealth of activity right in their very own backyard. From the […]

Jeff Rostoni: Owner and operator at Air Quality Consultants

Jeff Rostoni is the owner and operator of Air Quality Consultants in Haslett. When he graduated from Michigan State University in 1995 with an environmental degree, he wasn’t sure what type of job he would get out of college. After working at an environmental firm for several years, Rostoni started Air Quality Consultants in 2012. […]

Matters of Representation for Lansing-area Entrepreneurs

Supporting Business Owners of Diverse Backgrounds Helps Move Michigan forward The spirit of entrepreneurship is a part of Michigan’s heritage. To recapture that legacy for Michigan’s future success as a state, organizations must work to embrace and support aspiring business owners who reflect the state’s diverse population. Rob Fowler, CEO of the Small Business Association […]

A Glimpse Through the Eyes of the Architects

Local Developers Share How They Envision the Future of Lansing When it comes to the Lansing area, some things remain constant. The Michigan Capitol and Michigan State University, built and established in the mid- to late 19th century, have served as iconic pillars connected by a thoroughfare. Over the years, this corridor and its surrounding […]

Cyber Insurance

Companies large and small are getting financial protection from breaches by hackers Despite our best hopes and intentions, it’s an inevitability in life that bad things can and will happen. We buy insurance for our vehicles, homes, health care and even our lives, all to protect against the potential financial hardships that could come from […]

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