ANAHEIM, CA – Howie Kendrick drove in three runs, Hideki Matsui added a two-run double and the Los Angeles Angels overcame another poor performance by their bullpen to hold off the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Tuesday night.
Scott Kazmir (1-1) helped the three-time defending AL West champs win their fifth straight game and climb over the .500 mark for the first time since their opening-night victory over Minnesota. He was charged with two runs and six hits over 5 2-3 innings and struck out seven without issuing a walk.
A ban on text messaging while driving is on its way to Governor Granholm's desk to be signed into law. The state House gave the ban final approval Tuesday.
AUDIO: The measure will allow a police officer to pull a driver over for sending messages on their cell phone. That could include any messages with text on a cell phone, including texting and sending emails.
Lansing, MI – Old Town Lansing continues to expand. The community is welcoming 13 new businesses to the neighborhood. The area just north of downtown has been in transition for years. The once-neglected buildings are filling up with art galleries, shops, and restaurants.
LANSING, MI – The Lansing Community College Board of Trustees last night tabled a proposal that would rescue BoarsHead Theater from the financial trouble that led to the theater's closing in December.
The plan would move BoarsHead to LCC facilities, with an understanding that the theater would cooperate with the school on scheduling plays. LCC students would work with the professional theater company.