On Sunday, September 15, Ypsilanti’s cozy neighborhood eatery, Bona Sera, located at 200 W. Michigan Ave., served its last brunch. In October, the historic downtown district space will reopen as Bobcat Bonnie’s, a popular Corktown-based gastropub. The two-story property is currently being transformed to better fit with the style of the Detroit-based restaurant’s other three establishments. Plans include rebuilding the bar, updating floors and seating, and transforming the lower level into an arcade space with vintage consoles, pinball games, Skee-Ball and shuffleboard.
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
Dominick’s boasts a long history (and an even longer menu) If you ask the townies, “Ann Arbor has changed over the years.” If you ask the busy and bustling crowds of U-M freshmen, they’ll ask: “What?” So, who’s right— the aging hippies who complain about the changing times, or the young newbies eagerly awaiting the
Halloween season is upon us, and the Michigan and State Theaters are offering up treats with hardly a trick in sight. Those who revel in all things Halloween should start marking calendar dates because there’s a lot to scream about all month long— after all, Halloween comes but once a year, at least officially. Don’t-miss