Resurrected plans abandoned by an entrepreneur will lead to a second medical marijuana growing facility in Ypsilanti. The project, located at 834 Railroad St., first came before the city planning commission in December of 2012, where is was turned down due to landscaping and parking deficiencies. The new applicant, Mo Chammout, has been granted approval for his site plan, but still must obtain a medical marijuana license before opening the facility. In August, the city approved a limit on medical marijuana grow facilities and dispensaries that will only allow for one more grow facility to open within city limits.
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.