Fourth of July Fireworks Near Washtenaw County

Celebrate with a firework show for the Fourth of July at one of the displays being put on near Washtenaw County. From June 29-July 3, communities will come together to enjoy festivities and fun through fireworks displays.

The Maize and Blue Cupboard Sees Increased Demand

University of Michigan students have it good in a lot of ways – with the restaurant and clubbing culture of downtown, the Big House, the art galleries and the vibrant student life – but they are not immune to the world.

Reflective Ann Arbor Activities for Mental Health Awareness Month

Mindfulness is all about being present in the moment. Whether it may be at home, on the job, or in leisure, practicing mindfulness can reduce stress and even make people happier.

Nichols Arboretum’s Peony Garden to Bloom Soon

The peonies at the Nichols Arboretum are expected to bloom this year around the last week of May and the first week of June according to experts at the Arb.

Digital Summer Clinic to Hire 48 Summer Interns

The Digital Summer Clinic (DCS) works in conjunction with Ann Arbor Spark and the Center for Digital Engagement (CDE) at Eastern Michigan University to place paid summer internships for college students and recent grads from Southeastern Michigan.

5 Local Women in STEM Share Experiences and Advice

According to the American Association of University Women, Women comprise only 34% of the workforce in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and are often systematically tracked away from STEM fields.

10 Ways to Combat Loneliness in Ann Arbor

Loneliness is a currently widespread epidemic in our society that can have harmful health effects. According to a letter from the Surgeon General, loneliness...

5 Great African-American Owned Businesses to Frequent for Black History Month and Beyond

1.) The Blue Nile Owner Habte Dadi and Alma Lessanework created an authentic Ethiopian experience at their restaurant. Along with food served on a traditional...

Ann Arbor’s Valentines Day Gift Guide

Finding the perfect gift for your Valentine can be overwhelming. Luckily, there are plenty of locally owned shops that have just what you need...

8 Men’s Boutiques Around Ann Arbor

The Washtenaw County shopping scene is ever-growing and changing, from new restaurants like Spiedo’s in Ann Arbor to spa businesses like Heyday. While the...

Anxious Nation Lifts Stigma and Raises Awareness

The University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry will screen the award-winning documentary, “Anxious Nation” at the Michigan Theater on October 25 at 7 p.m.,...