In anticipation of the 13-story Vic Village South high-rise project, developed by Hughes Properties, two locally-owned businesses have been replaced. The El-Awar family’s South U Pizza at 1106 S. University Ave. closed in December and their Rendezvous Hookah Lounge at 1108 S. University Ave. closed in January. Their third business, Oasis Grill, has moved across
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Michigan-based breakfast, lunch and brunch eatery The Jagged Fork opened its first Washtenaw County location at 414 S. Main St., in the former Marnee Thai Restaurant space. The cafe’s menu, similar to Rochester Hills, Grosse Point Farms, West Bloomfield, and Lathrup Village locations, also features a few Ann Arbor-specific additions, like The Big House Crepe.
World-renowned jazz trumpeter and songwriter Keyon Harrold was born and raised in Ferguson, Missouri, in a large musical family of 16 children. Harrold left Ferguson at 18 and moved to New York where he landed his first major gig as a trumpeter. Soon he was performing alongside stars like Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z, and Beyoncé and
After closing on 1760 Plymouth Rd. at the end of 2018, MD Bagel Fragel has reopened at 3500 Washtenaw Ave. Pick up their popular pastries and baked goods daily from 6:30am to 3pm (or until they sell out). 734-929-2756 | facebook.com/BagelFragel
Riders hoping for a faster way to travel between Ann Arbor and Detroit may be in luck. The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) and the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (also known as ‘TheRide’) have announced plans for a new pilot bus service between the two cities, with hourly trips between 6am and