All posts by Jenny Hong

Fifth Wall to Debut Folk Opera on Transgender and Identity

Ypsilanti Freighthouse is hosting a new folk opera by Ann Arbor-based performing arts company, Fifth Wall, and the performance is set to debut on August 28th. The opera is named Michigan Trees: A guide to the Trees of Michigan and the Great Lakes Region and centers on a transwoman’s journey to embracing her identity and

Kerrytown welcomes Encore Records

The buyer and seller of records, CDs and DVDs of all genres and formats moves to Kerrytown from its downtown location on Liberty St. They announced “while it is bittersweet leaving a location that has hosted a record store since 1966, we are excited about the move for a number of reasons.” 11am-8pm, Monday-Saturday |

Vahan’s has been tailoring men’s clothing for over 50 years

Vahan’s Clothing and Tailoring has provided quality clothing alteration services over the years in downtown Ann Arbor, with workmanship provided by Vahan himself. The store has now relocated to the lower level of the former Bead Gallery. 9am-5:30pm, Monday-Friday 309 E Liberty St. | 734-662-7888

Nick’s remodels, still satisfies cravings

Nick’s Original House of Pancakes is open for business after remodeling the entire restaurant. From jumbo gourmet omelettes to Belgian waffles, they have your sweet and savory cravings covered. 7am-3pm, daily | 3030 Lohr Cir. 734-622-6425 |