All posts by Current Staff

New faces, awards and thinking local

As we ride out the last of the heat wave (hopefully) and the city braces itself for the college school year’s annual influx of students, a few area business highlights are happening around town, that include everything from the newest place to get married to the place you might grab your next slice of pizza.

The little things in life

Observe the abstract qualities of noted American photographer Judith Turner’s work. Her predominant focus on black-and-white architecture displays the ambiguity of light, shadow and tonality in a unique manner. UMMA docents will be leading this exploration of Turner’s distinctive work. University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 South State St., Ann Arbor. July 15. 2pm.

Science Café: The Future of the Great Lakes

Join Jim Diana, Professor at the UM School of Natural Resources and the Environment and Director of Michigan Sea Grant, and Christine Manninen, Communications Director at the Great Lakes Commission, to discuss current scientific and legislative issues concerning the state of the lakes. Science Cafés provide an opportunity for audiences to discuss current science topics

The Green Issue

Let’s be honest—we live in a nation plagued by pollution, waste and awful eating habits, but there is light at the end of the tunnel, a solution many businesses in Ann Arbor are working towards.

Mother's Day Gift Guide

Who’s more important than your mother? Moms make endless sacrifices, provide love and education for their children, and are the quiet and unseen force that shapes the next generation. Now it’s time for everyone to recognize these special women, and these Ann Arbor businesses aim to help make the mom in your life glow with pride this Mother’s Day.