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January 24, 2014, 10:24 am
Shop Old Town: Tallulah’s Folly   Shop small and shop local at Tallulah’s Folly this Valentine’s Day for creative arrangements that you won’t find anywhere else.   Tallulah’s Folly specializes in everything unique, and of course, fresh flowers and personally designed arrangements for every occasion.  
January 24, 2014, 10:21 am
Local. Organic. Sustainable.   Nine months ago, Rhea Van Atta brought us the Old Town General Store that opened May 1, 2013. She returned to her roots in Old Town to bring Lansing a store that highlights Michigan products in addition to carrying local products and food. Old Town General Store specializes in local, sustainable and organic food. Customers will find local produce, eggs and milk from small vendors across the tri-county area, as well as products from all around the state of Michigan, including the U.P.
January 24, 2014, 10:18 am
Member Benefits! It pays to be a member of OTCA!   Old Town’s Member Discount Card may be used at the following locations:
December 6, 2013, 1:50 pm
Join us next Wednesday at the Old Town General Store for some wine tasting and special deals. Wednesdays can be sort of "meh" - it's not the beginning of the week, it's not the end.
December 5, 2013, 2:53 pm
Dickens Village and the Scrooge Scramble 5K arrive in Old Town Lansing   LANSING, Mich. – This holiday season Old Town will transform its streets and businesses into a festive scene for the fourth annual Scrooge Scramble and the seventh annual Dickens Village. On Dec.7, the Scrooge Scramble will kick off at 10 a.m. followed by free holiday activities at Dickens Village from noon until 5 p.m.
December 2, 2013, 1:13 pm
As always, the First Fridays event encourages restaurants, galleries, shops and family events in the Greater Lansing area to feature extended hours, special events, unique specials, extended hours and entertainment. First Fridays’ goal is to help people to explore everything that Greater Lansing has to offer. 
October 31, 2013, 11:38 am
We feel that six months and a lot of sweat, laughter, discussions, the Aha! moments and sometimes tears are worth celebrating. Not to mention all the new friends we have made and the strong bonds we are cultivating with our local vendors and neighbors.  Without mentioning names, I want to thank all my loved ones (you know who you are) for always standing by my side and helping me throughout this whole process.
October 31, 2013, 9:48 am
On Friday, November 1, 2013, the Greater Lansing area will be once again rolling out the red carpet for First Fridays. First Fridays is a unique and fun event that brings all businesses and residents of Greater Lansing together for a fun time out on the town.
October 25, 2013, 2:53 pm
Halloween is just around the corner and Pruess Pets is kicking off the holiday with the sixth annual Tarantula Night. Michigan’s arachno- event of the year is back on Oct. 27 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. This free event will host tarantulas and tarantula enthusiast from around the greater Lansing area, book signings, arachnid stories, prizes, and games.
October 2, 2013, 9:35 am
 On Friday, October 4, 2013, the Greater Lansing area will again be hosting its one of a kind specials for First Fridays. The First Fridays event is unique in that it brings people of all ages together for a fun night out with specials from a wide range of participating businesses.