Thursday, February 6, 2014

Paint By Numbers

As the Ann Arbor City Council prepares to cast a final vote in two weeks to remove roughly $820,000 in unspent dollars from the city's public art fund, council members are stressing what they're doing shouldn't be viewed as an attack on art. Read the story.

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Swanky Digs

Ladies and gentlemen, I give you ... the new Ann Arbor City Apartments, a 155-unit luxury high-rise at the corner of First and Washington on downtown Ann Arbor's west edge.








Tuesday, December 17, 2013

What Compromise Looks Like

Ann Arbor City Council Members Christopher Taylor, Sabra Briere, Sumi Kailasapathy and Stephen Kunselman work out a compromise on the language for directing the city administrator to come up with a plan for mid-block crosswalk improvements. Read the story.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Hellish Half Mile

Three years ago, riding down West Huron River Drive was compared by one area bicyclist to "driving through a minefield." Since those days, major improvements have been made along the scenic route that follows the river between Ann Arbor and Dexter. But one loathsome, bumpy, pothole-ridden, half-mile stretch remains just west of the Ann Arbor city limits and east of Foster Road in Ann Arbor Township. Read the story.

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Car Wash Condos

The latest development proposal in downtown Ann Arbor involves building new upscale condos where a car wash now stands. Read the story.

Friday, September 20, 2013

PARK(ing) Day 2013

What if parking spaces were people spaces? University of Michigan graduate students Jenny Cooper and Arielle Fleisher asked that question Friday as they transformed a parking spot on State Street in downtown Ann Arbor into a temporary mini park for PARK(ing) Day. Read the story.

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Theo Katzman @ A2SF 2013

The Night Is Young

Strategizing after last call at Ashley's. Decisions, decisions.

Off The Hook

Ray Malo, the company man. And on this night, captain of the Hook.

Living On The Edge

Getting your hands a little dirty is one of the inevitable consequences of late night fun.

Last Night A DJ Saved My Life

After a fun-filled night at Top of the Park that included performances by Abigail Stauffer, Elliot Street Lunatic, Theo Katzman, and Funkadesi, DJ Ross Federman helped us finish the night in style with an hour-long set that kept everyone dancing past midnight. Listen to the set.

Elliot Street Lunatic @ A2SF 2013