karyaskew has written 3 posts for Lansing Online

Trash and storm damage major issues in city

Residents in Lansing at 415 West Barnes Avenue have been concerned about trash dumping in the alleyways on their property.  Councilwoman Houghton discussed the issue with these residents about possible ways of resolving the problem. “The alleyways even if you aren’t using that you’re still responsible for that property,” said Houghton. The residents must take … Continue reading

Mental health access may help millions

Americans wait for good news about the Affordable Care Act, as the Health and Human Services department scrambled to fix its website this fall. Yet those unable to get or afford health care now might still be saved. New essential benefits declared by the ACA on their website could be the answer for many Americans … Continue reading

Family atmosphere boosts diner

Low prices aren’t the only thing that keeps customers coming back for more, said Laurie Bruder, 52, owner of the Old Town Diner located on 516 Grand River Avenue in Old Town, Lansing. The quaint little diner attracts about 30 regular customers, some daily, some weekly and most are known by name. The family atmosphere … Continue reading