Food & Drink

Downtown Chelsea’s New Beer & Wine Store: Withington’s

As favorite shops and restaurants began to reopen toward the end of 2021, there also arose a number of new businesses keen to revitalize...

Last Bite at The Newton of Ypsilanti

Chef Allison Anastasio has finally found a permanent location for Last Bite at The Newton of Ypsilanti.  The Newton is a renovated house from the...

Destination Ann Arbor Launches Local Distillery Pass

Destination Ann Arbor has announced their new virtual distillery pass for locals and visitors in Washtenaw County. The pass includes 14 local breweries with...

The new PizzaForno pizza vending machine on South University Avenue in...

Strolling down South University Avenue, a street in the heart of Ann Arbor, is ultimately a pretty standard experience. You may see bustling crowds...

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Ann Arbor’s Peony Garden in Celebrates 100 Years in Bloom

Each year, from around mid-May to around June 15th, the Nichols Arboretum’s Peony Garden explodes into bloom. Peonies in salmon, coral, peach, magenta, fuchsia,...

Black Cat elected Mayor of Hell, Michigan

On April 21st, a historic event took place in Hell, MI: a famous black cat was elected as mayor.  Jinx–a cat famous for her giant...

Local Volunteer Opportunities in May for A2’s Natural Area Preservation

If you’re looking to spend more time in nature, meet people, and find new ways to benefit your community and environment, then volunteering for...

Film

A pioneering feminist filmmaker looks back

A conversation with Ariel Dougherty is both inspirational and enlightening. She has been at the...

Filmmaker endows new award at Ann Arbor Fest

A conversation with Amy Moore is peppered with references to her love for both film...
Jane Sherman Docuseries

Coming of Age – Stories of Senior and Noteworthy Detroiters

Coming of Age is an award-winning docuseries from Silver Screen Studios about inspirational seniors from...

MUSIC News

Ann Arbor Singer-Songwriter Hannah Baiardi

Hannah Baiardi boldly celebrates the intimate and vulnerable side of sensuality. The Ann Arbor “sophisti-pop” pianist...

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival’s Top of the Park returns

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival prepares for another year of cultivating a community of the...

Sondre Lerche Examines Past Lives on “Avatars of Love” Album

With a milestone birthday on the horizon, Sondre Lerche decided to revisit his most life-defining...

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Michigan Cannabis Companies Offer Scholarships

Two Michigan cannabusinesses are launching a social equity scholarship program that will poise 20+ adults for success working in the cannabis industry. Terrapin, a cannabis...

Cooking with Cannabis: Ancient Mahjoun Recipe

Cannabis enthusiasts rejoice! The legalization of recreational cannabis in Michigan has opened the doors to an ever-evolving culture of cannabis consumption for novices and...

New Standard Cannabis Location

Guests are invited to see the newly restored historic Ann Arbor home that is now New Standard, a cannabis startup location with a customer-experience...

Top Places to Get Local Paczki and King Cake

Looking for the perfect local paczki? We have a few local bakeries and stores that are worth trying out! Enjoy your delicious paczki.

Support Black-Owned Businesses in Washtenaw County

Our black neighbors need our support. Let’s give it by supporting local black-owned businesses in Washtenaw County. This list will help!

Farmers Market Guide

Washtenaw County is home to quite a number of farmers markets. Here's where you can shop and purchase products from a local farmers market.

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