The National Park Service turned 100 years old on August 26 with celebrations across the country. Here in Michigan, a low-key commemoration has been staged at three National Parks around the state with works by poet and artist Moheb Soliman at Sleeping Bear Dunes, Pictured Rocks and Isle Royale. The placards, disguised to look like standard State Park information boards, will provide a surprise for hikers stopping to read.
We recently chatted with James Partridge from the Ann Arbor Blues Society about the upcoming revival of the legendary Ann Arbor Blues Festival on August 19
Biochar, a highly porous form of charcoal that has been enriching gardens for thousands of years, has recently re-emerged as a soil amendment, similar to mulch and compost
The Kerrytown BookFest has named Robin and Jamie Agnew, owners of Aunt Agatha’s Mystery Bookstore, as the winners of the 2017 Community Book Award