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Wednesday, March 04 2015
Panel of local experts will lead the discussion on this month’s topic, sustainable buildings. ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 3, 2015 — Join the conversation about sustainability in Ann Arbor! The City of Ann Arbor and the Ann Arbor District Library are hosting the fourth annual Sustainable Ann Arbor series. A think tank of local stakeholders, including community organizations, local ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, MARCH 4, 2015 - Critter House Open Hours Sundays, April 5, 12, 19, 26 Noon-3:00 p.m. All ages. Free. Observe frogs, turtles, snakes, rabbits, and more as they hop, crawl, or slither in their homes here at LSNC! Our animals include species native to this region as well many unique and exotic animals donated by our supporters. During open hours our staff will answer your questions, ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
To all our Friends, Women's Council ofWashtenaw County is having a Fundraiser March 12, 2015 for our upcoming ATHENA Award dinner in May. This event is being hosted at th e Toll Brothers Model Home located at Woodland of Geddes Glen, 5200 Geddes, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 The event will begin at 5:30 and conclude at 8:30. There will be live music, food, drinks, networking and a fabulous ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
A nn A r bo r , MI, 2/ 2 5/2 0 15 – Ma n p o we r , In c . of S E M i c h i g a n has be e n r e c e r t i f i e d w i th t h e G o l d S e a l of A pp r o v a l ® f or h ea l th c a r e s ta ff i ng s e r vi c es b y T he J o i n t Co m m i ss i on. O n F eb r u a r y 3, 2 0 15, Ma n p o we r , In c . of S E M i c h i g an u nde r went i ts f i rs t on s i te a u ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
Actors may make appointments beginning March 16 CHELSEA, Mich. — The Purple Rose Theatre Company will hold general auditions for roles in their highly anticipated 2015 / 2016, 25 th Anniversary season on Monday, April 27 and Tuesday, April 28 from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. Auditions will be held at The Purple Rose Theatre Company, 137 Park Street, Chelsea, Michigan 48118. Audition appointments ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
The Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Regional Chamber is hosting their second Fashion Show on Friday, March 20 th , 2015 in partnership with their young professionals organization, A2YConverge. FASHION FORWARD has a large line-up of retailers including: RENAISSANCE Maggie's Organics Nina McLemore Karen Egren Perpetua Boutique Organique SILPADA Today Clothing Collected Works Van Boven Clothing Legion ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03 2015
Funding The Future: EMU hosts Grant Writing Workshop For Social Enterprises March 5 at SPARK East from 9 am - noon! Are you a non-profit organization or a for-profit company with a social mission struggling to get grants? Do you seek to advance your social mission in today's difficult funding environment? The Center For Advancing Social Enterprise (CASE) presents the Funding The Future Grant ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03 2015
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - March 1, 2015 - Ann Arbor Carpets, teaming up with Anderson Paint Co., Big George’s Home Appliance Mart, and Delux Drapery & Shade, will be collecting gifts through the end of March for care packages to be sent to deployed soldiers. The donations will be packaged and sent by Operation Care Package Michigan. “It’s incredible to see so many people in the ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
The University of Michigan Compliance Services Office wanted to provide you some reminders regarding businesses’ use of a student-athlete’s name in advertisements and promotions. It is impermissible for an individual to use a student-athlete’s name (including nickname), picture or reputation to promote a commercial establishment in any way. In addition, it is impermissible for ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
WCC Students to Benefit from State-Of-the Art Equipment In Skilled Trade Programs Washtenaw Community College (WCC) has been awarded $4.4 million in funding from the state’s Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program [CCSTEP]. The awards were announced on Tuesday, Feb. 24 by Gov. Rick Snyder. The funding will support the purchase of state-of-the art equipment for education and ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
C om m un i t y m embe r s to vote f or favor i te c h arit i e s to r e c e i ve donat i o n s . The sp e ci a l c a mpa i g n ru n s fr o m Mar c h 2 – A p r il 1 7, 2015 A nn A r b o r, M ich. ( F eb r ua r y 27, 20 1 5) – Old National B a nk is s pon s oring a $ 17,000 c a s h g i v e a wa y to ben e fit lo ca l nonpro f it o r g a ni za tion s . T he w inn e rs w ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
Karen Crow Joins Arbor Research as Vice President of Finance Arbor Research is pleased to announce that Karen Crow is joining the organization as Vice President of Finance. Ms. Crow will be responsible for overseeing the financial structure of the organization and directing financial analysis. This new position was created to support the continued growth of Arbor Research and the development of ...read more
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Friday, February 27 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Amy Nesbitt, Executive and Artistic Director nesbitt@a2sf.org The 2015 Ann Arbor Summer Festival Cinema Series - Feature Films At Top of the Park Announced ANN ARBOR, MI (February 27, 2015) – The Ann Arbor Summer Festival’s 2015 Cinema Series feature film screenings will be held at dusk (10 pm) Tuesday through Sunday nights at Top of the Park, on ...read more
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Friday, February 27 2015
Join us for a new twist on an annual event. On March 12 th , newly sworn-in Congresswoman Debbie Dingell will give her first “State of the District” speech to the A2Y Chamber, a tradition for our chamber for over a decade. This is a special annual event and it marks the first time Mrs. Dingell will address us as a Member of Congress. Long known and active in our community through a ...read more
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Friday, February 27 2015
Join us in celebrating the Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Regional Chamber’s new website and Visual Compass Web Design’s new location in Ypsilanti! Plenty of food from Ypsilanti restaurants will be provided such as the Ypsilanti Food Co-op, Maize, Aubree's and Sidetrack! Also, enjoy scrumptious cake from Sam's Club and a variety of beverages. A photo booth will also be available to ...read more
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Thursday, February 26 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, FEBRUARY 23, 2014 – Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) is proud to announce the return of our popular and unique course, Ornithology: An in-depth look at bird life, anatomy, and identification . This is an eight-week intensive course consisting of weekly lectures and field trips to a variety of locations throughout Southeastern Michigan. The class covers basic bird ...read more
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Thursday, February 26 2015
Washtenaw Community College Spring Career Fair Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 1 – 4 P.M. Morris Lawrence Building Free For Job Seekers/Open To The Community Wide Variety of Companies To Attend WHAT: Designed to connect job seekers with potential employers – the WCC Career Services department is holding a career fair that will embrace a wide array of industry groups. Hiring managers ...read more
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Thursday, February 26 2015
Fe February 2015 Know someone who saved a life? How about an organization that created a heart safe environment? Why not nominate them for an award? Huron Valley Ambulance (HVA) is currently seeking nominations for their annual Life Saving and Heart Safe Awards. The awards will be presented at a recognition dinner on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The awards are presented during ...read more
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Wednesday, February 25 2015
Saturday, March 21, 2015 CONTACT: Katie McGlashen, Park Interpreter, Eddy Discovery Center, Waterloo Recreation Area, (734)475-3170 or Heather Price, Executive Director, Sandhill Crane Vineyards, (517)764-0679 JACKSON MI, FEBRUARY 21, 2015 - It’s maple syrup time! The communities of The Big 400 are teaming up to celebrate maple syruping in southern Michigan with a festival on Saturday, March ...read more
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Tuesday, February 24 2015
Talley’s Folly by Lanford Wilson begins previews Thursday, April 2. CHELSEA, Mich. — The Purple Rose Theatre Company will bring in the Spring with the comedic love story, Talley’s Folly by Purple Rose benefactor, Lanford Wilson. Do you believe that one mesmerizing evening can change the course of two lives forever? At the end of World War II, Matt Friedman, a Jewish immigrant ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
P i n ckn e y — On T ue s da y , M a rc h 2 4 at 7 : 3 0 pm the P i n ckney C om m un ity Sc ho o l O rc h es t ras a n d the A n n A rb o r S y m ph o n y Orc h es t ra w ill c elebra t e th e ir n i n th a nnu al si d e - b y -si d e c o n ce r t at J a n e T a sch Th e at e r. The si d e - b y - si d e c o n ce r t , s p o n s o r ed by C i ti z ens I n su r a n ce fe a ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Ebola. Measles. Flu. Three contagious diseases have captured the public’s attention in recent months – and continue to spread. One more epidemic will enter the spotlight this month -- at least in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thankfully, it will be contained to one location, the Michigan Theater, on one day: Wednesday, Feb. 25. That’s when the 2011 movie ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
Yp s i l a nt i, M I : F i r s t F r i d a y s Yp s i l a n t i i n p a r t n e r s h i p w i t h t h e B a n k o f Ann A r b o r a r e h a p p y t o a n n o u n c e t h e h o s t i n g o f a s e m i - f o r m a l G a l a & F u nd r a i s e r f o r FF Y, F r i d a y M a r c h 6 t h a t B o n a S e r a U n d e r g r o u n d. T h i s a m a z i ng e v e n t w i ll i ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
Ann Arbor, Mich. - Feb. 20, 2015 - Know someone who saved a life? How about an organization that created a heart safe environment? Why not nominate them for an award? Huron Valley Ambulance (HVA) is currently seeking nominations for their annual Life Saving and Heart Safe Awards. The awards will be presented at a recognition dinner on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The awards are ...read more
Monday, February 23 2015
Ypsilanti, Michigan - 2015 - The Ypsilanti Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, also known as Visit Ypsi, is celebrating 40 years of destination marketing for Washtenaw County. In 1975 the county was enabled to collect accommodations tax on every hotel room utilized through Public Act 263. This resulted in the establishment of two convention and visitors bureaus, the Ypsilanti Area CVB and the ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Event photos upon request Free Family Workshop: Mixed Signals Sunday, March 15 2:00-3:00 PM Part of the Family Reading & Science Program series. This workshop explores ways to trick the brain and how to keep our minds sharp. Even though the brain works harder than any computer, it can still be fooled by bad inputs or even be damaged. Families will have fun tricking their ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
Most brokers can navigate the intricacies of insurance well and have become familiar with the specialties they serve. However, for many clients, that just isn't enough. At Hylant, we approach risk management differently. Hylant has amassed some of the most talented and respected experts in their fields who consult clients and serve as brokers. Many are former industry specialists, ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan, February 19, 2015 - University Bank announces the promotion of Ken Sprinkles to Assistant Vice President/Business Banking Officer. In his new role, Mr. Sprinkles will sell and service business loans, including SBA, commercial real estate and receivable based loans, deposits and other services tailored to small business clients. Mr. Sprinkles joined University Bank in 2009 and ...read more
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Monday, February 23 2015
Chamber members recently alerted us that they are experiencing difficulty registering and filing their Michigan Sales/Use/Withholding returns in the past two months. In light of this, the Michigan Department of Treasury has issued a “hold harmless” memo . We encourage members facing this challenge to print this memo and document your attempts accordingly.
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Monday, February 23 2015
WHAT: Washtenaw Community College is celebrating its innovative new Entrepreneurship Center with a grand opening on Tuesday, March 10 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The Entrepreneurship Center is a free co-working space designed for the needs of entrepreneurs. Public computers and a meeting area are available. Students and community members can work on their business ideas and also collaborate with clients ...read more
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Tuesday, February 17 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, February 17, 2015 – Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) is proud to introduce a new program series, Parent’s Night Out , a great way for parents to have an evening to themselves to use however they see fit. Parent’s Night Out: Creatures of the Night is designed for kids aged 6-12, and will be held on-site at LSNC, 1831 Traver Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, on ...read more
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Tuesday, February 17 2015
SPRING BREAK BOOT CAMP - FEBRUARY 22-26 8:45-10:00pm Prepare yourself for your upcoming vacation by taking advantage of this rare occasion - 5 days of INTENSE 75 MINUTE classes designed to take your strength & endurance to the next level. Each participant will receive a FREE PAIR OF WRIST/ANKLE WEIGHTS that you will use each day and can use in other Barre Code classes as well! Each day ...read more
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Tuesday, February 17 2015
February 17, 2013 – ANN ARBOR, MICH. – Q LTD is proud to announce the launch of an all-new website designed and developed for The Ark, Michigan’s renowned non-profit home for folk, roots, and ethnic music. The new responsive site was launched as The Ark celebrates its 50 th year and kicks off a year-long capital campaign. The Ark’s website now provides music fans and ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., Feb. 16, 2015 -- English Gardens will host gardening presentations and workshops throughout March. The schedule includes: Free Presentation: ABC’s of Growing Herbs Sat., March 7, 2015 at 1 p.m. All Stores Herbs are easy to grow in your garden, and do wonders for enhancing your meals. We’ll give you tips on the best varieties to grow in your garden. Make It ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
F ebruary 2015 Dear Friends, When we found out earlier this month that our Habitat affiliate had been selected as an "Affiliate of Distinction" , placing us in the Top 1% of Habitat affiliates across the country, I felt so grateful. I am grateful for the wonderful team of volunteer leaders, committed staff and fantastic partners that make up our Habitat affiliate. Over the years ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
United Way of Washtenaw County, Women’s Leadership Initiative is excited to announce our eighth annual Power of the Purse event happening on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Eastern Michigan University Student Center Ballroom. PURCHASE TICKETS NOW! Each year, the Women's Leadership Council hosts this very special event, which brings together women from our ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
February 16, 2015 For Immediate Release Inquiries to: Katie Rowley Communications Assistant 734-665-4108 Communications@ArborResearch.org Dr. Alyssa Pozniak Joins Arbor Research Alyssa Pozniak, PhD, has joined the Arbor Research Collaborative for Health as a Research Scientist. Dr. Pozniak will contribute to both new and existing projects within the Arbor Research Health Policy and Practice ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
Ann Arbor, February 1 6 , 2015– The An n Arbo r Y M CA w il l kick-o f f i ts An nual Ca mpaig n o n F ebr ua r y 22, 2015 at the Y’s downt o wn building at 400 West Washin g ton Street. The Campai g n is supported by over 100 volunt e e rs and Y staff. In 20 1 4, more th a n $37 5 ,000 was raised and d o nat e d to YMCA youth developme n t programs in and A nn Arbor and ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
You w on’t wa nt t o m i ss T c h a ikovs k y ’s Ro m e o a n d J ul i e t , the P olovtsian Dan ce s, with e x tra spe c ial g u e sts Me as ur e f or Me as u r e a nd the H ur o n , P io n eer , a nd Sk yl in e H i gh S c h ool Chorus e s. E x p e ri e n c e t h e rom a nt i c melodies, the e n c h a nt i n g stories a nd t h e r ich histo r y of th e se pie ce ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
The Ann A rb o r S y mph o n y O r c h e st r a pr e s e nts Dis n e y In Co n ce rt on Su n d ay, M a rc h 22, 4 : 00 p m a t t he M ich i gan T h e a te r for o u r f inal B e n a rd L . Ma a s F ound a t i on Fa m i l y Con c e rt of the s ea son. M a g i c a l m usic f rom the movies w i l l t r a nsport the y ou n g a nd y o un g - a t - h e a rt on a n e n c h a nt ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
J oin the A 2 S O on M a rc h 2 7 t h at 1:30 p m a t t he J e wish C om m uni t y C e nter of G r e a ter Ann A r bor f or o u r c ont i nui n g c h a mber r e c i t a l s e ri e s. T his hou r - long c h a mber c on ce rt f ea tur e s wo r ks p e r f o r med b y s p ec ial g u e sts include P rin c ipal Oboist Timot h y Mi c hl i n g , A 2 S O viol i nist D a vid O r mai, A 2 ...read more
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Monday, February 16 2015
T he A nn A r b o r S y m phony O r che s t r a p r e s e n t s t he 24 t h annu a l D a y ti m e Y ou t h c o n ce r t , R e d , Wh i t e & F l ut e s on W ednes d ay , M a rch 18 a t 1 0 : 15 a m a nd 1 2: 15 pm a t H i l l A u d it o r i u m . T h i s c onc e r t i s open any and a l l , pu b l i c, p ri v a t e and ho m e s cho o l s. I n t e r e s t e d i n d i ...read more
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Friday, February 13 2015
Ann Arbor, February 1 3 , 2015 This summer, Ann A r bor Y MCA ’s day camp program i s offer i ng k i ds the best summer e ver thr o ugh enr i ch i ng a nd le arn i ng experiences to help kids get more out of the summer break – more learning, m o re exploration and more a c hievement. Through a mi x o f f un a nd ed uc a t io nal ac t i v i t i e s aime d a t impro v ...read more
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Friday, February 13 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, FEBRUARY 9, 2014 – Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) invites you to learn all about the lives and habitats of local owls at Owl Prowl . Join us to meet LSNC's resident owls before a hike through Black Pond Woods to find owls in the wild on-site at LSNC, 1831 Traver Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, on Friday, February 20 for adults only, and Saturday February 21 for all ...read more
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Thursday, February 12 2015
For Immediate Release Contact : Wendy Smith, Kingpins wendysmith @comcast.net 734.355.9449 Mary Ann Trainor, Homeless mtrainor02@comcast.net 734.645.8684 George Bedard and the kingpins in a benefit concert for the Ann Arbor Vineyard Homeless Ministry Sunday, March 22, 2015, 4 - 6pm, Ann Arbor Vineyard, 2275 Platt Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Ann Arbor, MI — If you want the best musical ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., Feb. 9, 2015 – With our homes and offices closed up tight against the winter cold, indoor air can get a bit stale. Purify the air with plants. Adding just one 8 or 10-inch plant for every 100 square feet can help clean the air, add humidity and boost your mood. English Gardens experts provide a list of the top 10 house plants to add a sense of well being to your ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
Calendar Listing Washtenaw Community College Thursday, March 26, 2015 11 a.m. to 2 p.m . Women In Non-Traditional Careers Series Presentation Topic: Women In Information Technology Keynote Speaker: Sue Schade, Chief Information Officer University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers [UMHHC] No Charge To Attend/Open to the Public WHAT: As a way to showcase the WCC IT programs and ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
Aysling, a top reseller of Adobe and WoodWing digital publishing software, teams with Juggernaut to add CRM solutions to product mix An n A r bo r , M ic h . , ( Feb . 9 , 2015 ) - - A ysli ng , i n co n j un ctio n w it h J ugg er n a u t LL C , i s p lease d t o a nn o un c e a m er g e r b et w ee n t h e t w o An n A r b o r tec hn olo g y co mp a n ies , effectiv e ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
It’s that time of year again; time to get back on the path to a healthier lifestyle. The 12th round of Win by Losing begins February 23. Team captains can register their team beginning February 16 at bcbsm.com/yourhealth . A few of the many benefits of Win by Losing are: We provide an online tool kit for customers to share with their employees. It includes more than 40 healthy recipes, ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
Ann Arbor Civic Theatre presents the zany musical comedy, Lucky Stiff , directed by Isaac Ellis, March 12-15, 2015 at the University of Michigan’s Arthur Miller Theatre, 1226 Murfin Ave, 48109. Performances are Thursday-Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors, $19 for tickets on Thursday, with students tickets just $13 for any performance. ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
Ann Arbor Civic Theatre announces auditions in March for three upcoming productions. Auditions for the Main Stage comedy The Philadelphia Story take place March 8 and 9 at 7pm, with callbacks March 11. Auditions for the Studio Series play reading festival, The Play’s the Thing , take place March 14 at 4pm and March 15 at 2pm. Auditions for the Main Stage musical Rent take place March ...read more
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Monday, February 09 2015
Colorado-based grocer celebrates its first Michigan store with special offerings and events Feb. 25 through March 1 Boulder, CO (Jan. 27, 2015) – Lucky’s Market will open its first natural and organic grocery store in Michigan on Feb. 25 at 1919 South Industrial Highway in the Burns Park neighborhood of Ann Arbor. Opening day activities include a bacon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. and ...read more
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Friday, February 06 2015
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jessica Richardson, Infusion Group Phone: 734-552-5192 Email: Jessica@in-fusiongroup.com Michigan Business Connection Welcomes Two New Employees January 27, 2014 – Michigan Business Connection (MBC) based in Ann Arbor, MI is pleased to announce that Stacy Rossow, CPA has joined MBC as the organization’s Controller. Rossow previously worked as a ...read more
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