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Renegade: Taking free theater, cabaret and poetry to the streets of Old Town

If your plans for mid August don't include a day or two spent in Old Town at the Renegade Theatre Festival, you need to revisit your calendar. Three days of comedy and drama, children's theatre and spoken word, cabaret and performance art. Truly, there's something here for everyone.

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Homeless Angels: raising awareness for Lansing's homeless

The Homeless Angels are a small organization with a simple goal: to raise awareness for homelessness. Through community interaction, a lot of pavement pounding and building relationships, they are giving hope to the homeless in Lansing. 

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Strategies to design and invest in Michigan's smalltowns

Michigan State University has been teaming up with the Michigan Municipal League and state agencies to involve residents in transforming their cities and small towns through an all-inclusive strategic planning process.

The Quest for Lansing's Best Burger

The summer's heating up and grills are being lit, so Capital Gains sent two intrepid writers out on the streets to find Lansing's best-tasting beef on a bun. 

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Search for the Best Pad Thai in Town

Lansing has many Thai restaurants, and writer, Daniel J. Hogan went on a quest to find out which one has the best Pad Thai.

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Quest for the best vegetarian meal in Lansing

If you're a vegetarian in the Capital region, or simply one who adores veggie cuisine, make sure you've already eaten before venturing into this piece about one writer's quest to find the best vegetarian meal here.

Reminiscing with #ImSoLansing

This week, we take a look at some old articles we've done over the years, of Lansing’s food establishments – past and present - as we jump on the #ImSoLansing bandwagon to celebrate some of what was and is about belonging to this community.

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Lansing United unites Lansing

Nearly 2,000 people packed Archer Stadium at the East Lansing Soccer Complex as Lansing United, the capital area’s new semi-pro soccer club, made their debut.

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Jewelry that becomes the oxygen of the future

Searching for something both eco-friendly and super trendy this summer? Well look no further than Future Oxygen - a company in the Capital region specializing in plantable jewelry, ornaments and stationary.

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Downtown Lansing in Detroit: What 1,300 downtown professionals are learning from Detroit this week

Lansing area downtown development organizations are in Detroit this week for the National Main Street Conference. We'll look at the impact of Main Street here in Lansing, as well as what downtowns across the nation are learning from Detroit.

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Local musicians go solo

Meet two musicians from the Capital region who are making a living as recording artists, loving it and doing well. 

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Lansing's growing niche of coffee roasters

The Capital region is now home to a multitude of small roasting companies, many who started their business with nothing more than a love for (and growing knowledge of) coffee. 

Interested in freelancing with Capital Gains?

Capital Gains Media is looking for connected, reliable writers with a passion for covering entrepreneurism, innovation, arts, culture and more in the Capital region. 

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Supporting a culture of youth entrepreneurship in Lansing and beyond

The first annual Pure Lansing Celebrates Youth Entrepreneurship event gave student entrepreneurs from across the state the chance to have their ideas heard and encouraged by those who could help them build their businesses in the future.

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Block Imaging, where people matter

Sometimes, people switch careers as a favor to a friend and end up starting a globally-utilized medical imaging equipment company right here in the Capital region. Block Imaging's former president did just that, and now has a legacy for his family and community.
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