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Alune Wade Performs New Album “Sultan” at The Blue Llama

Senegalese bassist, vocalist, and composer Alune Wade returns to the U.S. for a tour...
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FolkFest Returns to Ann Arbor

The Ann Arbor Folk Festival is back! After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic,...
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Neal Francis and Danielle Ponder Share The Ark’s Stage

First Time Performing Together Sharing the stage is a new thing for The Ark’s January 26th...

Film

Must See Movies in January: The Whale, Corsage, and Babylon Play at Michigan and State Theaters

January 2023 has arrived, and we are gearing up for Oscar season. Here are just...

Kick off the Season with Free Holiday Classics at the Michigan Theater!

The Michigan Theater is offering a dazzling lineup of holiday classics for free – just...

EMU Alum Publishes Final Installment in his “Janitors of the Post-Apocalypse” Trilogy

Believe it or not, author Jim C. Hines’ latest novel, “Terminal Peace,” is about janitors...

Food & Drink

Union Rec: Comforting Cultural Cuisine in Ann Arbor

At Union Rec, gingham tents drape over large booths and a perfect combination of mismatched hues and patterns makes it feel like the summer...

10 Fun Winter Date Nights in Ann Arbor

It is easy to fall into the habit of only planning date nights that revolve around going out to eat, especially in the coldest...

Headline: Blue LLama Jazz Club Series Celebrates Thelonius Monk

Did you know that the double Ls in Blue Llama Jazz Club’s name stand for "Love of music" and "Love of food"? Pretty apropos...
Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti Focus on Creating a Circular Local Economy

Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti Focus on Creating a Circular Local Economy

If you’ve shopped in a thrift store, fixed something instead of buying a replacement, loaned a shovel to your neighbor or shared summer squash,...

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Mayor Nicole Brown Strives to Make Ypsilanti a Better Place

On November 8, 2022, Nicole Brown became the first Black woman in Ypsilanti’s history to be elected Mayor.  With 76% of the vote, Brown defeated...

Prisoner Creative Arts Project Holds 2022 Auction

The iconic arts organization, Prisoner Creative Arts Project (PCAP), will hold its silent auction from December 1-3—in-person and online—and preview their 27th Annual Exhibition...

The AADL Hosts Ken Magee: The Ultimate Michigan Football Program and...

On Nov. 18, Ken Magee, an author, local historian, and collector of Michigan memorabilia, will present his book “The Ultimate Michigan Football Program and...

The University of Michigan Black Student Union Calls Out Racial Inequality

On Nov. 1st, the University of Michigan Black Student Union (BSU) took to the University diag, calling out the University’s treatment of Black students,...

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