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Hours after homicide, Interrupters canvas to curb violence

Hours after homicide, Interrupters canvas to curb violence

The hope is to get ahead of possible youth summer violence by raising up the community from within, Washtenaw County Sheriff's outreach worker Jeannette Hadden said. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor ups penalty fines for expired-meter parking tickets

Ann Arbor ups penalty fines for expired-meter parking tickets

Visitors to downtown Ann Arbor who are caught parked at expired meters will pay higher penalty fines soon. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor approves ballot language for 'Center of the City' proposal

Ann Arbor approves ballot language for 'Center of the City' proposal

See the current wording for the question going on the November ballot. ... Continue Reading
Ford train station celebration set to unveil future of automaker's Detroit campus

Ford train station celebration set to unveil future of automaker's Detroit campus

Detroit's Latin mottos, as inscribed on the city's flag, have been projected onto Michigan Central Station over the last week: "Speramus meliora; resurget cineribus," meaning "We hope for better things; It will rise from the ashes." ... Continue Reading
Man found in street with knives, blood on clothes charged with murder

Man found in street with knives, blood on clothes charged with murder

A man police found armed with knives and blood on his clothes was arrested over the weekend and charged with murder. ... Continue Reading
Teen who threatened to 'shoot up' Whitmore Lake school gets probation

Teen who threatened to 'shoot up' Whitmore Lake school gets probation

A Whitmore Lake teenager who admitted to making threats that shut down Whitmore Lake Public Schools will serve probation. ... Continue Reading
Pioneer track state champion Nick Foster wins 2-mile at New Balance Nationals

Pioneer track state champion Nick Foster wins 2-mile at New Balance Nationals

Two weeks after winning a D1 state title in the 3,200, Pioneer junior Nick Foster took first in the 2-mile at New Balance Outdoor Nationals. ... Continue Reading
Here's how Ann Arbor water rates could change under controversial plan

Here's how Ann Arbor water rates could change under controversial plan

A controversial restructuring of city water rates that some argue is unfair to single-family homeowners is up for approval. ... Continue Reading
Eastern Michigan athletes sue school for dropping their sports

Eastern Michigan athletes sue school for dropping their sports

The lawsuit was filed on June 15 by former members of the women's tennis and softball teams. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor group seeks to increase composting with pilot program

Ann Arbor group seeks to increase composting with pilot program

Ann Arbor volunteers have begun a pilot program to reduce food waste entering local landfills. ... Continue Reading
Trouble-prone roundabout near Brighton getting $1 million fix

Trouble-prone roundabout near Brighton getting $1 million fix

A nearly $1-million project to reconstruct a crash-prone roundabout near Brighton will begin next Monday. ... Continue Reading
Don't miss Ypsilanti robotics team on HBO 'Real Sports'

Don't miss Ypsilanti robotics team on HBO 'Real Sports'

Ypsilanti Community High School's robotics team is featured on an episode of HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" set to air Tuesday, June 19. ... Continue Reading
Suspected drunk driver charged in death of Bay City construction worker

Suspected drunk driver charged in death of Bay City construction worker

A 22-year-old Detroit woman is facing multiple felonies in connection with a suspected drunk driving crash that killed a 57-year-old construction worker from Bay City. ... Continue Reading
'Shark Tank' contender Teaspressa opening Ann Arbor cafe

'Shark Tank' contender Teaspressa opening Ann Arbor cafe

Teaspressa's menu features beverages built with steamed milk, combinations of tea or espresso shots, house-made elixirs and sugar cubes infused with rose, lavender and other flavors to add sweetness and flavor. ... Continue Reading
Jim Harbaugh, Michigan host inaugural Father's Day camp

Jim Harbaugh, Michigan host inaugural Father's Day camp

Jim Harbaugh and about 270 participants ran through relay races, obstacle courses and pass, punt and kick drills with current players and coaches. ... Continue Reading
Our taste test of Buddy's, Detroit-inspired pizza spot in New York City

Our taste test of Buddy's, Detroit-inspired pizza spot in New York City

Lions & Tigers & Squares Detroit Pizza is located at 268 W. 23rd St. on the corner of 8th Avenue in New York. The Motor City inspired spot was opened by Sal Basille and Francis Garcia, cousins, best friends and hosts of The Cooking Channel's "Pizza Cuz" and "Pizza Masters." ... Continue Reading
Regional transit plan for southeast Michigan gets boost from Oakland County

Regional transit plan for southeast Michigan gets boost from Oakland County

Oakland County Commissioners co-sponsored a resolution on Wednesday night urging regional leaders to continue discussions to improve regional transit in the county and region. ... Continue Reading
Pioneer High School hosts GrieveWell Kite Festival

Pioneer High School hosts GrieveWell Kite Festival

GrieveWell, a nonprofit based in Ann Arbor, whose mission is to educate and support adults in grief, organized the event. ... Continue Reading
Top of the Park continues through the weekend at U-M

Top of the Park continues through the weekend at U-M

Families sat on the lawn and listened to artists like The Sun Messengers, October Babies, Orquesta RITMO, and Descarga Ranga. ... Continue Reading
Police investigating homicide after woman found dead in Ypsilanti

Police investigating homicide after woman found dead in Ypsilanti

Officers responded to the 700 block of Green Road. ... Continue Reading

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