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Meet Sue Schooner: A Visionary Leader Empowering Young Women

Ann Arborite Sue Schooner stands out not just for her previous achievements in the automotive finance industry but for her transformative work as the executive director of Girls Group.

The Ann Arbor Art Fair Prepares for Another Record Year

Ann Arbor is a vibrant and eclectically diverse community of about 119,875. But that number is going to swell by several orders of magnitude from July 18 to 20 as the fifty-sixth annual Ann Arbor Art Fair takes over downtown.

Long-time Pickleball Player Gives Local Inside Scoop of the Game

Musician Tim Berla, a former computer scientist, is a lifelong Ann Arbor resident and now retired. With some of his extra time, he enjoys pickleball and maintains that the game is for almost all ages and is gaining popularity.

Washtenaw County Farmers Market Roundup

Spend your summer surrounded by local produce, delicious treats and artisanal products at the many farmers markets across Washtenaw County.

Motor City Comic Con Offers Fun For Everyone

West Virginia resident Jason Hildreth has been attending comic cons for more than 18 years, including the big ones including the San Diego Comic-Con and the New York Comic Con. 

New LGBTQ+  Bar is Coming to Ann Arbor

The Ann Arbor area will experience a new addition to the nightlife experience as Uplift, a new LGBTQ+  bar, will open in late summer at 210 S. First St. in the heart of the city’s downtown. 

Pink Shamrocks Brings Antiques and DIY Fun to Milan

Named for owner Rita Gordon’s love for the color pink and Irish heritage, Pink Shamrocks began about fifteen years ago when Gordon and her husband were looking to furnish their house.

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.

May 2024 Movies in Ann Arbor

The Beast This science fiction thriller is set in a near future where AI controls our lives and human beings have decided to erase their...

5 Restaurants to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Around Ann Arbor

Cinco de Mayo, often mistaken in the U.S. as Mexico's Independence Day, actually commemorates the Mexican army's unlikely victory over the French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.

May 2024’s Biz Buzz

Here’s what’s happening locally this month in Washtenaw County: openings, closings, and business updates in Ann Arbor, Saline, Chelsea, Dexter, Ypsilanti, Milan and more.

Washtenaw Shelter Association Needs Help to Keep Up with Need in Ypsilanti

A replacement church has been found that is capable of housing more people, but Kelly said that the church had asked to not be identified. Unlike the churches that were until recently volunteering with the Shelter Association, this church isn’t in Ypsilanti.