After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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A New Rainbow in the Sky

She was the LGBT community's very own Mahalia Jackson. Rev. Delores Berry was a traveling evangelist who crisscrossed the country - and indeed the world - singing her special brand of liberation gospel and letting [...]

By |2017-08-15T09:00:00-04:00August 15th, 2017|Michigan, News|

A-maize-ing Marlon

Across 1 Superman portrayer Dean 5 "___ On Down the Road" 9 Lickety-split 13 Poet Seward 14 Like the menagerie of Tennessee 16 "What ___ thinking?" 17 Say "So Long, Farewell" 18 Place for a [...]

By |2017-08-10T09:00:00-04:00August 10th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

LAHR Announces Updated Website

LAHR with Ana Wolken, Michael Jon Carlson, Angelica Dee, Erica Spitzfaden, Lydia Weiss, Zoe Steinfield, Jen Anderson, Emily Dievendorf and Olivia Brenner at REO Town. Not pictured: Ben Schroff and Kiana Elkins. The Lansing [...]

By |2017-08-10T09:00:00-04:00August 10th, 2017|Lansing, Neighborhoods|

Positive Thoughts: Connected Action

By Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. Laurel Sprague, PhD, is the executive director of GNP+ (The Global Network of People Living with HIV). The Amsterdam-based organization works to improve the quality of life for all people [...]

By |2017-08-10T09:00:00-04:00August 10th, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Trans Military Ban Halted By War Threat

BY KAREN OCAMB, WASHINGTON BLADE President Donald Trump caved to pressure from religious conservatives and announced a ban on trans service members. Photo courtesy of the White House YouTube channel It took the threat [...]

By |2017-08-10T09:00:00-04:00August 10th, 2017|Michigan, News|