David Whitney plans to bring fresh ideas to Paesano’s Restaurant now that head chef Isabella Nicoletti has left the restaurant after 12 years. She plans to stay in Michigan to become a private or corporate chef.Whitney worked alongside Nicoletti as sous chef for the last ten years so owner Michael Roddy said the choice for the new head chef was obvious, “David is very talented and has some refreshing new ideas to share.” 3411 Washtenaw Ave. 734-971-0484. www.paesanosrestaurant/annarbor.com
I’ve been writing for The Current for almost 10 years now…, which is crazy to think about. But I’ve known musician Jeffrey Freer for longer than that, from previous bands as well as some of his solo material. He was an Ypsilanti and an Ann Arbor regular for years, but moved away for a spell.
Terry Holbrook heads home from downtown Ann Arbor to Dexter after working his shift as a video editor. It’s a winter night. The highway is icy. The car ahead skids, then crashes. Terry, the everyman in author Mark Beyer’s new page-turner crime thriller, Hired Man, pulls over and rushes to the aid of the injured
“Heathers”, the 2014 musical based on the 1989 movie starring Winona Ryder, will be presented by Ann Arbor Civic Theatre from June 7th-10th at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre.