The beers at Arbor Brewing Company are so tasty, soon they'll be drinking them halfway around the world — literally. The Micro Brewery's owners, Renee and Matt Greff, are leaving for Bangalore, India on December 1 for three months to oversee the opening of a new pub in the city. The idea spawned from a friend, UM alum and business partner who lives in Bangalore. States in India have recently started legalizing brewpubs, and Ann Arbor seems to be finding its place among the outsiders looking to bring in the joy of carefully crafted beer. 114 East Washington St. 734-213-1393. www.arborbrewing.com
The Ann Arbor District Library’s staff observed the progressing spread of COVID-19 with a keen eye towards optimal safety measures. Like all libraries, it remained closed for the duration of the three-month period of Michigan’s shelter-at-home executive order, to curtail the spread of the virus. But Sherlonya Turner says that while their staff certainly considered
While Ypsilanti’s beloved Ziggy’s isn’t quite ready to open, we talk to David Jeffries about the recent bit of good news about reopening when the timing’s right.
There’s a solid likelihood one of your favorite bands stopped through this 400-capacity venue on 1st. St. on their way to their higher-tier status. Nirvana was at the Blind Pig in 1989 (opening for the Flaming Lips). Pearl Jam and the Smashing Pumpkins came through on respective tours in 1991. A few other names to
Social justice songwriters Heather Mae and Crys Matthews take their 2020 tour online. Here’s one way to stay positive during these trying times.