The Fledge soars into a new location and a new beginning.

Story by Jeremy Kohn After leaving my Uber on Thursday May 10, I found myself at the front steps of an old remodeled church — the words The Fledge written on the front of the building. Walking up the building’s steps, I saw volunteers  carrying wooden boards and moving equipment all in preparation for The…

Mighty Uke Day celebrates a Little Instrument in a Big Way

Story by Sarah Spohn Though she be but little, she is fierce. Some dead guy said that, right? Even though it’s smaller than a guitar, the ukulele can certainly hold its own on and off stage. In Old Town Lansing, it’s honored and celebrated with an entire festival: Mighty Uke Day (MUD). This year’s festivities…