All posts by Jeff McGinnis

A2ZERO Launches in Ann Arbor

A new initiative has been launched in Ann Arbor to support the City Council’s declaration to make the community carbon neutral by 2030. A2ZERO was launched on November 13 by the Office of Sustainability and Innovations to involve members of the community in the design and implementation of a realistic strategy to meet the Council’s

2020 Whiskey and Wings Bar Crawl

Ahh, whiskey and wings. Two great things that go great together. Join Crawl with Us for a one-of-a-kind evening as part of the 2020 Whiskey and Wings Bar Crawl. Meet up at Bar Louie and spend the next six hours heading to six different bars offering food and drink specials. Wrap up the evening at

Tallest building in 50 years approved by Ann Arbor City Council

In further action to address the affordable housing shortage, Ann Arbor City Council voted 9-2 in December to approve the development of a new 19-story building at 616 E. Washington St. The building will be the tallest structure approved for construction in the city since the 1960s, a decade when both the 26-story Tower Plaza

Washtenaw County CSA Fair February 16

Find great bargains on the freshest produce and meats possible at the Washtenaw County CSA Fair on February 16. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farms sell their wares directly to consumers via a weekly allotment that customers pay for at the beginning of the year, giving the farmers some financial security and customers the promise of

12th Annual Artini

Mixing cocktails could be called a culinary art form, but in this case it’s literal. The 12th annual Artini fundraiser for the Ann Arbor Art Center will take place on February 21. This annual competition sees downtown bars and restaurants aim to create Ann Arbor’s “Most Artful Martini,” but this year sees a new wrinkle:

Entropy comes to TEDxUofM

TED conference lectures have inspired and educated millions of viewers all over the world. TEDxUofM has worked to bring speakers to area audiences, capturing the feeling of those famous talks since 2014. This year’s event, Entropy, features speakers including Jason Mars, co-founder of AI company Clinc; Devin Lytle, producer for website BuzzFeed; Sean Ahlquist, UM