All posts by Jeff McGinnis

Food Trek: Robot Vehicles Deliver Groceries in Ann Arbor

Refraction AI, a start-up company in Ann Arbor that delivers takeout food to consumers via autonomous robot delivery vehicles, has now expanded its business to include groceries. The company has begun a partnership with the Produce Station on State St. to deliver groceries with its REV-1 (Refraction Electric Vehicles) to consumers who live within a

Robot food delivery in high demand

A start-up company that delivers food to residents of Ann Arbor has seen a sharp rise in business in recent weeks, as the impact of COVID-19 has meant consumers have been trying to find a safe way to get food to their homes. At the end of last year, Refraction AI, a company founded by

Enjoy independent films from home with Cinema Detroit

Fans starved for truly independent films have a chance to sample some great titles and support an area theater during a difficult time. Cinema Detroit, the only first-run independent movie house in Greater Downtown, is offering links to a variety of titles for viewing through its website. Dubbed the “Virtual Cinema,” the online event sees

“Take Freely” at Ypsi Local’s U-Access Food Pantry

The spirit of giving and coming together in support of your fellow man— as well as a disco ball— can be found at 315 N. River St. in Ypsilanti’s Depot Town. On the front porch of the building is what is being called the U-Access Food Pantry, an open-air community resource where individuals who need