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Friday, July 31 2015
With college football season just around the corner, the Michigan Compliance Services Office wanted to remind you of some rules regarding fans providing extra tickets to current Michigan student-athletes. Here are some common questions we receive: Question: I have an extra ticket to the football game this weekend, may I give it to a current student-athlete who plays another sport besides ...read more
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Friday, July 31 2015
7th Annual Harvest Festival Sponsored by Pittsfield Township Recreation Department September 20, 2015 2-5pm Sutherland-Wilson Farm (797 Textile Road, Ann Arbor) Free Parking & Shuttle available @ Harvest Elementary (1155 Campus Pkwy) Adult Wristbands (ages 16 & over) $5.00 Child Wristbands (ages 3 – 15) $3.00 Children 2 and under Free Activities: · Saline fiddlers · ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
Join Hair Essentials Salon Best of Ann Arbor Celebration on August 14th! Click here for details
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Thursday, July 30 2015
Get to know your new neighbor, the Residence Inn Ann Arbor Downtown! Opening October 2015. Opening October 2015 Residence Inn Ann Arbor Downtown 120 W. Huron Street Ann Arbor, MI 48104 (734) 662-9999 | marriott.com/arbdt See the Space Everything you need to Thrive The all-suite Residence Inn Ann Arbor Downtown features fully-equipped kitchens in each studio, one, and two-bedroom suites. Enjoy a ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
Swisher Commercial is pleased to announce the sale of 4,637 square feet of office space at106 W. Michigan in Saline. This is the Saline Reporter building. Charlie Koenn of Swisher Commercial represented the listing and can be reached by phone at 734-926-0230 and by email at ckoenn@swishercommercial.com Swisher Commercial is a full-service, independent brokerage firm specializing in commercial ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 29, 2015, -- University Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: UNIB) announced that it had unaudited net income attributable to University Bancorp, Inc. common stock shareholders in the second quarter of 2015 of $2,184,026, $0.427 per share on average shares outstanding of 5,118,302 for the second quarter, versus an unaudited net income of $668,735, $0.142 per share on average shares ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
On Friday, August 14 th the City of Ypsilanti will have Homefront Victory Celebration from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. in Library Plaza. This “Spirit of 45” event will commemorate the 70 th Anniversary of the end of World War II and will include a band, food specials, giveaways, raffles, Rosies, a “replicate the sailor kiss” booth, and more! The City of Ypsilanti is searching for ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 9, 2015– Entre-SLAM, a business storytelling competition, is hosting its final chance for entrepreneurs with the best story to win $10,000. This is a formal call for candidates for the third round of Entre-SLAM which will be held September 24th at Club Necto on Liberty from 7-9pm. Each storyteller must be able to clearly and concisely share a business story that ...read more
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Thursday, July 30 2015
WHAT: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Ann Arbor Kickoff will feature inspirational and personal stories of breast cancer survivorship, share details about the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk and provide information on how to get involved with the event, including how to create and join a team. The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
WINDSOR – The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) announced today that the Request forQualifications (RFQ), the first stage in the procurement process to select a private sector partner for the Gordie Howe International Bridge project, is now available for interested parties. Respondents will be evaluated on their experience and qualifications to deliver and finance large and complex ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., July 23, 2015 -- English Gardens will host gardening presentations and workshops throughout August. The schedule includes: * Low Maintenance Gardening Tips Sat., Aug. 1, 2015 at 10 a.m. All Stores Most of us wish we had more time to garden, so why not maximize our time? Learn some tips in creating a garden that requires low maintenance, so you can have time to enjoy it. ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
UMS PR Update: September 2015 Stories Hello Writers & Editors! While the tail end of summer is always bittersweet, the September launch of the 2015-16 UMS Season is nothing short of exciting. I've got a handful of great UMS stories to consider as you plan your September 2015 editorial calendars. High-res images can be found on the press section of our website. As always, if there's ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 28, 2015, -- University Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: UNIB) announced that Stephen Lange Ranzini, President & CEO of both University Bank and University Bancorp, has been appointed as one of 16 members of the new Secure Payments Steering Committee established by the Federal Reserve. The new Steering Committee members are tasked with advising the Fed on the security and ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29 2015
The event will run from Friday, August 21st to Sunday, August 23rd in Riverside Park and will feature live entertainment, games, raffles, museum tours, and more! For over 35 years the Ypsilanti Heritage Festival has run on the generosity of businesses and volunteers, allowing it to remain free for families in the community. Please consider taking advantage of this chance to show your Ypsi pride ...read more
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Monday, July 27 2015
Would you like your business to be involved in student projects through the College of Business at Eastern Michigan University? EMU is seeking local small businesses to take part in student business projects starting in September, providing these consulting services under the supervision of EMU faculty in the areas of management, accounting, IT, and marketing. This is a chance to have your ...read more
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Monday, July 27 2015
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Monday, July 27 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI – On July 31, the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) will host an event in coordination with Allison Transmission that will dedicate the first of five dozen new buses being ordered from Gillig LLC to support the continued implementation of new services approved by voters and to replace older buses in the agency’s fleet. The buses will feature a new ...read more
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Monday, July 27 2015
Penny Seats Theatre Company ends its successful run of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged] this weekend July 23, 24, and 25 at 7:00pm. This hilarious parody features three actors attempting valiantly to perform every Shakespearean work in a mere 90 minutes. It was first performed by its authors, Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield, at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in ...read more
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Monday, July 27 2015
Opening night is this Thursday, and the show is hysterical! I play Officer Lockstock, and Urinetown is a satirical comedy musical from 2001, with music by Mark Hollmann, lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Kotis, and book by Kotis. It makes fun of capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, and musical theatre itself. You can see some rehearsal photos on ...read more
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Thursday, July 23 2015
Donate | About Us We are only $3,325 away from our goal of Matching $15,000. Can YOU help us reach our goal? More matching dollars means Matching more local kids! Click the "DONATE" button today to have your dollars matched! We are just a little over a week away from the conclusion of our Match for Matches Summer Challenge! So far, we have matched $11,675 towards our $15,000 goal ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) is proud to host a new series called Sunday Afternoon Naturalists, on-site at LSNC, 1831 Traver Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105 , from 3:15-4:15 p.m. during the first four Sundays in August: 8/2, 8/9, 8/16, 8/23. Admission is $1 per person. This one hour hike is designed for all ages and all levels of experience, beginning to expert. During the hikes through ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce its new Board members, Sarah Baumgartner, Cristian Dersidan, and Tejal Patel. The Board’s newly elected President is Anne T. Hollenbeck attorney with Honigman. Rick D. Hendricks, CPA with Rehmann was elected First Vice President; Steven C. Pierce of Pierce Financial elected Secretary; and Richard D. Hendricks, Treasurer. Bob Gates of ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
Prescription drug abuse is one of the fastest growing trends among our young teens today and is the second most abused substance behind marijuana. Many teens mistakenly view prescriptions as a medically safe way to get high. Pain relievers, such as OxyContin and Vicodin, are most commonly abused and teens can get these easily from their homes. The Division of Pain Research (Dept of ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
Fall EMT and Paramedic Courses in Ann Arbor, MI Basic EMT - Day Program Dates/Times: September 2, 2015 - December 21, 2015 Mondays/Wednesdays 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Basic EMT - Evening Program Dates/Times: September 2, 2015 - December 21, 2015 Mondays/Wednesdays 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm Some Saturdays 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Location : Huron Valley Ambulance 1200 State Circle Ann Arbor, MI 48108 EMT Course Cost ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
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Wednesday, July 22 2015
The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra celebrates its season of exceptional music and exciting performances. Classical, Family, and Chamber Concert single tickets are now on sale. We invite listeners to experience outstanding performances by Michigan’s premier regional orchestra and renowned guest soloists. MAIN STAGE SERIES Opening Night: Beethoven Festival with Garrick Ohlsson Saturday, ...read more
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Wednesday, July 15 2015
Please join us... TheRide will be unveiling its new bus design and the latest fuel efficient technology from Allison Transmission, which is celebrating its 100th Anniversary. Friday, July 31, 2015 at 9:30 am Join TheRide and Allison Transmission at: TheRide's Main Office 2700 S. Industrial Hwy. Ann Arbor, MI Friday, July 31, 2015 9:30 a.m. TheRide and Allison Transmission will be holding a ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
Contact Christa Chambers-Price Cell 734-276-2736 Email christa@businessstorygenerator.com Website http://www.entreslam.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2015 Last round to $10,000: A call for business storytellers Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 9, 2015– Entre-SLAM, a business storytelling competition, is hosting its final chance for entrepreneurs with the best story to win $10,000. This is a ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
HARTFORD, Conn. & LOUISVILLE, Ky.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Aetna (NYSE: AET) and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Aetna will acquire all outstanding shares of Humana for a combination of cash and stock valued at $37 billion or approximately $230 per Humana share based on the closing price of Aetna common shares on July 2, 2015. ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
Our - The Penny Seats , that is - first show of the summer, Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), opened last night to an enthusiastic audience! Enjoy these photos from opening night. Shows tonight and tomorrow and the next two weekends. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1022582791099800.1073741828.163714390319982&type=3&pnref=story The Penny Seats Theatre Company ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
CHELSEA, Mich. – The Purple Rose Theatre Company will present Jeff Daniels’ Onstage & Unplugged for a limited eight-show engagement from Tuesday, July 28 through Sunday, August 2, 2015. (Editors’ Note: Please find a full performance / pricing schedule on page 2). All performances will be at The Purple Rose Theatre Company, 137 Park Street, Chelsea, MI 48118. This glorious ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan – July 13, 2015 – The Huron River Watershed Council (HRWC) today announced a partnership with ITC Holdings Corp., the nation’s largest independent electricity transmission company, and the City of Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation Department to build and install two osprey nesting platforms along the Huron River this month. ITC and individual donors are ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
Penny Seats’ Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged] – PLUS, sneak peek of Urinetown by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews) Leanne Young, Artun Kircali, Matt Cameron Our - The Penny Seats , that is - first show of the summer Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) opened last night to an enthusiastic audience! Enjoy these photos (click here ) by director Anne Levy ...read more
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Tuesday, July 14 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI – Free parking and convenient, affordable shuttle services for visitors to the Ann Arbor Art Fairs will be operated from two locations by the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) from July 15–18. TheRide’s ArtFairRide shuttle service offers comfortable seating in climate-controlled buses, many of which are equipped with the latest in clean ...read more
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Friday, July 10 2015
The Chamber is pleased to announce the inaugural Leadership A2Y 2.0 program. Our Leadership A2Y program has been successfully graduating area participants for 31 years and is very pleased to have our next stage program ready to launch. The primary focus of the 2.0 program will be to develop your individual leadership skills. Leadership 2.0 is ideal for current and future leaders seeking insight ...read more
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Friday, July 10 2015
ANN ARBOR/DETROIT – Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., has been recognized by The Legal 500 as one of the top U.S. firms for prosecution of utility and design patents for the seventh year in a row based on the firm’s capabilities in drafting and pursuing U.S. patent applications for both domestic and international clients. The ...read more
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Friday, July 10 2015
Detroit, MI – June 13, 2015 – W e are pleased to announce that Eddie Fritz has won the Emmy award in the Graphic Arts – Graphics category for “ V isual Compass Field Guide: Navigating the Digital Landscape”. The National Academy of T elevision Arts & Sciences Michigan Chapter presented the Emmy to Eddie at the 37th Emmy Gala on June 13 th , 2015. The Emmy Gala ...read more
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Friday, July 10 2015
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Thursday, July 09 2015
Ann Arbor Civic Theatre announces auditions for its main stage production of Shakespeare’s drama Julius Caesar, directed by Kat Walsh. Auditions take place Sunday, August 9 at 2pm and Monday, August 10 at 6:30pm. Callbacks are Tuesday, August 11 at 6:30pm. Those auditioning should attend one of the two regular audition dates, and should be available for callbacks. No pre-registration is ...read more
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Thursday, July 09 2015
Swisher Commercial is pleased to announce the sale of 24,570 square feet of industrial space at 1081 E. North Territorial, Whitmore Lake Charlie Koenn of Swisher Commercial represented the listing and can be reached by phone at 734-926-0230 or by email at ckoenn@swishercommercial.com Swisher Commercial is a full-service, independent brokerage firm specializing in commercial real estate and ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
The Penny Seats Theatre Company opens its fifth summer season at West Park tomorrow, with a three-week run of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged] . This hilarious parody features three actors attempting valiantly to perform every Shakespearean work in a mere 90 minutes. It was first performed by its authors, Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield, at the Edinburgh Festival ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
The Ann Arbor Civic Theatre Board of Directors announces the appointment of Alexandra Berneis as Executive Director of the organization. Berneis fills the position following the retirement of Managing Director Suzi Peterson and Program Director Cassie Mann. Alexandra (Alix) is a lifelong Washtenaw County resident, having grown up in Ann Arbor and Dexter. She graduated from Dexter High School, and ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
Saginaw, MI: Yeo & Yeo is pleased to announce that the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) named Suzanne R. Lozano, CPA, CVA, principal, a recipient of its 2015 Women to Watch – Experienced Leader Award. The MICPA’s Women’s Initiatives Task Force chose award recipients from nominees across Michigan in each of two award categories: experienced ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI - In collaboration with area homeless youth education programs, Old National is pleased to launch a corporate wide annual “Tools for Schools” campaign — a community wide collection drive of school supplies for disadvantaged youth in grades K-12. This campaign helps ensure that none of the children in our local communities will go without the basic needs during the ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
Cheryl was one of the three finalist nominated for the award. The other two were Diana Wong, PhD., Eastern Michigan University & CEO for Sensei for Change, LLC and Glynis Anderson Founder and CEO of Home of New Vision, NPO, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Cheryl joined the Community Foundation in 1992. She has served in a variety of roles including Program Director, Youth Council Advisor, Executive Vice ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
ANN ARBOR/DETROIT – Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., has achieved recognition in the IAM Patent 1000 2015—The World's Leading Patent Professionals, Intellectual Asset Management magazine's guide to leading private practice patent professionals and firms. The IAM Patent 1000 seeks to produce the definitive list of ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08 2015
ANN ARBOR, Mich., (July 6th, 2015) - Glacier Hills Inc., an Ann Arbor, Mich. non-profit senior living community, and Trinity Senior Living Communities (TSLC), headquartered in Livonia, Mich., have signed a non-binding Letter of Intent to explore the possibility of Glacier Hills’ Northeast Ann Arbor campus becoming part of TSLC, a national health ministry of Trinity Health. The Letter of ...read more
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Tuesday, July 07 2015
Shannon Kohlitz Media Academica, LLC Video and Animation Production mediaacademica.com Mobile: 517-945-1738 308 1/2 S. State Street, Suite 39 Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Media Academica , a video and animation production company in Ann Arbor, is proud to announce that their film, A Series of Kinetic Sets Tell a Story will have its national broadcast premiere today, July 6 at 6:30 pm, and again at 9:30pm, ...read more
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Monday, July 06 2015
The University of Michigan Compliance Services Office wanted to remind you that a prospect is any individual in grades 9-12, or in men’s basketball, any individual in grades 7-12. The NCAA has very specific rules regarding fans’ interactions with these individuals. Below are a few questions we often receive addressing this topic. 1. The son or daughter of an old friend is being ...read more
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