Locals

Person of Interest: Matt Grocoff

Matt Grocoff is an environmentalist, sustainability advocate, writer, speaker, and Founding Principal of the THRIVE Collaborative where he is the strategic vision lead of what will be one of the most innovative and environmentally sustainable communities in the world- Veridian County Farm, on Platt Road in Ann Arbor.

Person of Interest: Kristie Brablec

Person: Kristie Brablec. Occupation: Experience Curator for Zingerman’s Food Tours.

Culinary Arbiter: Eve Aronoff Fernandez of Dessous (formerly Mélange)

A peek into the minds of Ann Arbor’s culinary arbiters and their unique perspective on Washtenaw County’s dining and hospitality culture.

June 2018: The Biz Buzz

The latest buzz in the business world.

Ann Arbor Green Fair and the Future of Sustainability

The Ann Arbor Mayor’s Office is cordoning off Main Street for the 18th annual Green Fair, showcasing the best of our community’s environmental leadership.

Creative Dissection: Jazz Quintet ‘Talking Ear’ Launches New Podcast On Creative Process

After releasing their self-titled debut album last summer, Talking Ear started searching for a way to take their creative growth beyond performing and recording. Enter: podcasts.

Person of Interest: Morris Lawrence III

Occupation: Instructor at the Ann Arbor Karate Club

How did you first get involved with karate? My father took us to see Bruce Lee movies at the drive-in movie theater. When I was sixteen, my brother and I decided to start karate.

Person of Interest: Mike Michelon

Executive Director, Ann Arbor Summer Festival