New opportunities to take in the sights and sounds begin with the June opening of The Waterloo State Recreation Area in Chelsea’s five mile mountain biking, hiking and cross-country skiing trail. The trail, part of a planned 20-mile loop, dubbed the DTE Energy Foundation Trail, was made possible by a $255,000 grant from the DTE Energy Foundation. The trail is the latest update to the Waterloo Recreation Area, the largest state park in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Platonic soulmates and a pitch-perfect cast By Emily Slomovits When people think of the word “relationship,” they usually think of a romantic one. And indeed, in much of pop culture and entertainment, romantic relationships are given the primary focus and are considered the ones to strive for. But in Welcome to Paradise, The Purple Rose
After lying vacant for years, the site of a former DTE Energy plant at 841 Broadway St. has a new development plan, approved 10-1 by Ann Arbor City Council on July 1. The conceptual plan, designed by Detroit-based Roxbury Group, includes condos, a restaurant, a hotel, commercial space, a canoe/kayak launch, an event pavilion, a
Kristen Roupenian’s You Know You Want This is a collection of short stories that revels in the mystifying aspects of interpersonal relationships without ever feeling the need to justify them.