The Detroit Street Filling Station vegan restaurant and bar at 300 Detroit St. in Ann Arbor opens on Aug. 25, while the Lunch Room Restaurant & Bar is preparing to introduce an updated menu and concept.
In federal court today, attorneys responding to a suit naming Gov. Rick Snyder as a defendant argued that the state of Michigan, which has been so intimately involved with Detroit Public Schools for almost 20 years, has no right to ensure students in the district are able to learn to read.
There’s a saying that goes “less is more,” and I don’t think the saying could be any more appropriate for Eastern Michigan University’s new poster for their upcoming football season.
The poster features football players Jason Beck, Jerry Harris, Shaq Vann, and Brogan Roback and boy do these guys look pretty ~excited~ to be playing some football. We can only describe our reaction to seeing this poster in the following set of GIFs.
Seraphine Collective’s annual BFF Fest is back in full force for its fourth year, once again held at El Club. The workshops, art show, and clothing swap all return as well, while the musical line-up presents a carefully curated selection of genuinely diverse acts: just one night promises garage punk, soulful rock, dream pop, and hip-hop.…
We’re never surprised when Jack White and Third Man Records unleash a limited-edition vinyl upon us, and we never would have thought that the Nashville-based record company would team up with the Detroit Tigers for a special release.
While New Center has always held a few good restaurants, there isn’t much culinary variety in the neighborhood.
That’s at least partly changing with the launch of Feast @ The Fischer, a Monday through Thursday pop up series that’s held across from the theater.…
If we’ve been talking about Bernadette Atuahene a lot recently, it’s because the researcher has uncovered a pattern of inflated assessments and just-out-of-reach exemptions now resulting in tax foreclosures that are arguably illegal under Michigan’s constitution.
More troubling still, Atuahene’s research found that the inflated assessments hit the poorest homeowners hardest.
From playing out at big festivals to the smaller intimate clubs, Nora En Pure has a way of weaving a groove that you cannot resist moving along to. Nora is coming back to the Grasshopper Underground next Friday to grace us with her deep house and indie vibes.…
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, who police say hung himself in a Detroit hotel room after a show three months ago, will have a statue erected in his memory in his hometown of Seattle.
The Heidelberg Project has started a petition calling on Mayor Mike Duggan and the Detroit Land Bank to accept its proposal to acquire nearly 40 vacant lots.
Previously, Heidelberg Project CEO Jenenne Whitfield said that the Land Bank, which owns more than 45,000 abandoned houses and empty lots, rejected the proposal twice with no explanation.
The owners of Café Zola in downtown Ann Arbor tell MLive that they turned away U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents who arrived Wednesday afternoon looking for an unnamed suspect.
Owner Alan Zakalik says that his wife, Hediye Batu, refused to allow two agents who entered the restaurant at 112 W. Washington St. to check the kitchen for the unspecified individual.…