Excuse me, are you listening? – “Scent” from above?

Dear Readers,

Jen Mc Clure was standing behind the Mary Kay table as I walked into an event. I made note of her extraordinarily genuine smile as she greeted me. 

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Platinum Keyz Recording Studio Offers Professional Production Services For Any Skill Level

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By Deborah M. Walker

LANSING, MI — Platinum Keyz Recording Studio offers a laid-back atmosphere in a professional setting. Using state-of-the-art equipment and its expert staff,

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Rice noodle bowls are simple and kid-friendly

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By America’s Test Kitchen

Rice noodles are noodles … made out of rice! They come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and are made to float in soup or soak up sauce.

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Lighting Up Lansing – One Smile at a Time: Sheila Roby

Shelia Roby was born and raised in Lansing, MI. She graduated from Waverly High School and Michigan State University. Her mother Sheila Carter sent this photo and is so proud of her daughter who received her master’s degree from Emory’s Candler School of Theology in 2022.

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Jill On Money: Spring cleaning for your money

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By Jill Schlesinger

It’s a happy coincidence for clean freaks like me that the height of tax season occurs as spring begins. The very moment when you are forced to gather and organize your tax materials is a great time to clean up some of those overflowing and physical files and to understand in which instances you can consolidate various accounts.

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Excuse me, are you listening? – Yes, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia are in Western Asia

Dear Readers,

It is important for The New Citizens Press to also write about other cultures and their celebrations.

Working at the United Nations in the late ‘80’s exposed me to people,

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Revenge is a Dish Best Served Cold

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By Jan Bidwell

So, someone just really disrespected, maybe even betrayed, you. After the shock wears off, your impulse is to lash out. You know they are wrong.

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News Spotlight: Gov. Whitmer Presses Forward on Lawsuit to Protect Legal Abortion


LANSING, Mich. — After a draft opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v Wade leaked yesterday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer renewed her commitment to protecting abortion access in Michigan.

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News Spotlight: Gov. Whitmer Announces Launch of First-Ever Statewide Housing Plan

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LANSING, Mich. – Michigan’s first-ever Statewide Housing Plan (SHP), a five-year blueprint charting priorities, goals and strategies to address the intricate and multifaceted challenges impacting housing equity, was launched to a crowd of housing industry leaders at the Building Michigan Communities Conference on May 6.

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News Spotlight: Gov. Whitmer Celebrates Appointment of Jolene Hardesty to the Not Invisible Act Commission

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LANSING, Mich. — On May 6, Governor Gretchen Whitmer celebrated the appointment of Jolene Hardesty, Missing Persons Clearinghouse Analyst for the Michigan State Police, to the national Not Invisible Act Commission.

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