cs130211 http://wkar.org en Current State #21 | February 11, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-21-february-11-2013 <p>Today on&nbsp;<em>Current State</em>: &nbsp;Local business leader and chairman of the MSU Board of Trustees Joel Ferguson opens up about business, politics; 21st century community building around the #lovelansing&nbsp;Twitter hashtag; sports with the <em>Detroit Free Press'</em> Joe Rexrode, Lansing business news with <em>MLive's</em> Angela Wittrock.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:27:18 +0000 Current State 30961 at http://wkar.org Developer, MSU Trustee Joel Ferguson opens up about business and politics http://wkar.org/post/developer-msu-trustee-joel-ferguson-opens-about-business-and-politics <p></p><p></p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:15.75pt"><a href="http://trustees.msu.edu/about/ferguson.html">Joel Ferguson</a> has been among Lansing’s most influential people in business, politics and community service for many years. &nbsp;The founder and president of Ferguson Development is also active in Democratic party politics statewide and nationally. &nbsp;And he currently serves as president of the Michigan State University Board of Trustees.<span style="font-size: 10.5pt; font-family: Georgia, serif;"><o:p></o:p></span></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:15:39 +0000 Current State 30958 at http://wkar.org Developer, MSU Trustee Joel Ferguson opens up about business and politics #lovelansing: Community-building in the 21st century http://wkar.org/post/lovelansing-community-building-21st-century <p></p><p></p><p>A unique community has evolved around the #lovelansing Twitter hashtag. It started as a way for Lansing-lovers to tweet the places they go and things they do. It’s now full of retail and restaurant specials, sure, but also links to <em>Lansing State Journal </em>articles, cultural events, and it’s even been used to rally volunteers during a holiday shortage of meal deliverers.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:02:41 +0000 Current State 30957 at http://wkar.org Sports check-in with the Detroit Free Press' Joe Rexrode http://wkar.org/post/sports-check-detroit-free-press-joe-rexrode <p></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:48:38 +0000 Current State 30955 at http://wkar.org Lansing business news with MLive's Angela Wittrock http://wkar.org/post/lansing-business-news-mlives-angela-wittrock <p></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:22:45 +0000 Current State 30949 at http://wkar.org