Locally Grown

Independently-owned businesses make Washtenaw County great with beloved business owners that are “all in.” They work here, they live here, and they raise their families here. Read on to learn more about how their businesses contribute to our community in ways that benefit all of us.

Energy Freedom Legislation Introduced in House

The bill would also change the framework used to calculate how much individual solar owners are compensated for energy they contribute back to the grid, from net metering to fair value pricing. The bill package is facing opposition from DTE Energy, one of Michigan’s primary utility companies.

Smash: Love and Sex on the Local Circuit

As a newly single woman in her forties with young children who is rebuilding her career after staying home for six years, why do I want to talk about sex, when talking about anything complicated these days is asking for trouble?