Tuesday, March 31, 2020

News | City


Best places to grocery shop in EL

Living in East Lansing, whether on campus at Michigan State or off campus in one of many residential offerings, residents find themselves within the center of a business-heavy town. Residents are driven to find the best possible place to purchase groceries in order to meet their needs. 


Religious freedom lawsuit against City of East Lansing to go to trial later this year

Country Mills Farms filed a religious freedom lawsuit against the City of East Lansing after the city refused them a license to vend at the city's farmers market. The city's license refusal followed the farm excluding same-sex couples to use their farm for weddings. The non-jury trial between Country Mills and the city is set to take place on Sept. 14 at the Western District of Michigan.


City Council approves marijuana dispensary's site plan

The East Lansing City Council approved changes to the site plan at 1234 E. Grand River Ave. for Pincanna, a marijuana provisioning center. The dispensary was scheduled to be open this spring, but founding partner Rob Nusbaum said because of these revisions its opening may be pushed back.