Ann Arbor foodies can find no fresher food than Ayse’s Cafe, named after its owner, Ayse Uras. Specializing in Turkish home cooking using local produce from the farmer’s market in their slow-cooked, healthy dishes,Uras has a few recommendations. “Taste our red lentil soup, a luscious mix of red lentils, carrots, and onions, which we top with a dash of sumac before serving.” Vegetarian and vegan options are plentiful. “We feature daily dishes called Zeytinyalilar, in Turkish — seasonal salads and stews that are cooked with olive oil and are all vegetarian, most also vegan and gluten free.”
Following my Detroit Gallery Crawl piece in October Current highlighting contemporary art galleries in Detroit, it seems only fair to highlight the visual arts galleries in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti.
Explore the art scene As the weather in Michigan turns cool, if you are curious about Detroit’s art scene and in the mood for a short 45 minute road trip, now is a great time to head downtown. When I began exploring Detroit several years ago, my hunt for significant art and artists was more
The CoOp’s community-focused approach is music to our ears “The vision was, honestly, to bring people together,” says Frances Master, one of six UM students who operate The CoOp, a space inside Openfloor Studio (231 S. State St.). Undeniably, it is refreshing to hear that motivation for creating opportunities to experience live music, as that’s