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Thursday, July 02 2015
Old National Bank and generous donors have given Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washtenaw County a $15,000 Challenge Gift. If it is matched in the month of July, BBBS will have $30,000 to help us make 30 more matches. Every donation will be doubled for the month of July. The focus of this campaign is to raise funds for BBBS of Washtenaw County that will be matched by Old National Bank and other ...read more
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Thursday, July 02 2015
or the month of February, Swisher Commercial closed over 55,000 square feet of leased property and over 46,000 square feet of sold property, in addition to 8.86 acres of sold land. One of these listings was the lease of 15,000 square feet of industrial space at 240 Metty in Ann Arbor. Mike Jurgenson of Swisher Commercial brokered the deal as the listing agent. Mike can be contacted at ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
2015 Kerrytown Bookfest Speaker Lineup Finalized Ann Arbor's Oldest Continuous Book Festival Enters 13th Consecutive Year The Kerrytown Bookfest is pleased to announce that we have finalized our speaker lineup for our 13th season, and it's a doozy! This year’s event, which takes place on September 13th, 2015, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. in the Ann Arbor Farmers Market, is centered on ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
Ann Arbor, MI: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants welcomes Sophia Alexander. She joins the firm’s Ann Arbor office as a staff accountant, providing audit services for schools, local government and not-for-profit organizations. Alexander holds a Master of Science, majoring in accounting, from Eastern Michigan University. About Yeo & Yeo Yeo & Yeo is a leading ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 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 ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
Troy, MI – Rehmann Principal Randy Rupp succeeds Steven D. Kelly as the firm’s CEO July 1, 2015. Kelly will continue to serve as the financial services firm’s Chairman of the Board. “Randy has been deeply entrenched in firm operations for years and is a principal architect of the great strides we’ve taken since he joined us more than 30 years ago,” Kelly said. ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
24th Annual Camaro Superfest Returns to Riverside Park in Ypsilanti WHAT- Camaro Superfest 2015 , 24th Annual ALL Camaro Car Event WHEN- Friday, Saturday, Sunday July 3-4-5, 2015 WHERE- Riverside Park, Ypsilanti, Michigan TIMES- Friday is a special day for registered participants ONLY . Saturday show is open from 8am-4pm and Sunday from 8am-4pm all public is welcome these two days! WHO- ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
CHELSEA, Mich. — The Purple Rose Theatre Company is proud to announce its 4 th annual Backyard BBQ Fundraiser on Sunday, August 2, beginning at 3:30 PM. The BBQ will feature a farm-to-table dinner created by Zingerman’s Roadhouse with vegetarian options, cocktails, live music by The Ben Daniels Band and auction activities. The beautiful destination location will be Cornman Farms, ...read more
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Thursday, June 25 2015
Michigan State University College of Law student/patent holder joins Brinks Gilson & Lione’s Ann Arbor office as summer associate ANN ARBOR – Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., announces Li Gao, Ph.D., has joined the firm’s Ann Arbor office as a summer associate. In this position, Gao will assist with researching ...read more
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Thursday, June 25 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, JUNE 24, 2015 – Do you know the difference between nocturnal and diurnal? Can you name two nocturnal animals? What adaptations do nocturnal animals have to survive in the dark? Find out the answers and more during Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC)’s Creatures of the Night Hike on July 11 . We have two different sessions to choose from: 2– 4 p.m. and ...read more
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Thursday, June 25 2015
For Immediate Release From: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants Contact: Kimberlee Kelley Director of Marketing 989.793.9830 kimkel@yeoandyeo.com Headquarters / Marketing Department 3023 Davenport Ave. | Saginaw, MI 48602 DATE: June 24, 2015 Yeo & Yeo Named One of the Best Public Accounting Firms for Women Saginaw, MI: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants was named to the ...read more
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Thursday, June 25 2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Cassie Mann 734-971-2228; manager@a2ct.org CSI: Ann Arbor Debuts at Ann Arbor Civic Theatre A2CT’s new improvisation group, Civic Improv Ensemble, presents an evening of short-form improvisation Friday, July 17, at 9pm at the A2CT Studio Theater, 322 W. Ann St. Ann Arbor, 48104, near downtown Ann Arbor. The performance is free, and is geared for adults. ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24 2015
CURRENT SPECIALS GET YOUR GROUPON 3 CLASSES FOR $33 5 CLASSES FOR $49 Our Groupon launches Wednesday! Get an additional 10% off by emailing us at annarbor@thebarrecode.com by TOMORROW, TUESDAY JUNE 23! New clients only OR have not taken a class in 6 months Must use all classes by 9/8. Valid at both Ann Arbor locations only SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS! SUMMER HALF TERM MEMBERSHIP Get nearly 2 months ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24 2015
Media contact: Susan Ferraro, snferraro@wccnet.edu, (734) 677-5295. MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY CALENDAR LISTING WASHTENAW COMMUNITY COLLEGE 12TH ANNUAL CARS & BIKES ON CAMPUS SHOW SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH – 11 A.M TO 3 P.M. FREE FOR SPECTATORS Eclectic Combination of Cool Cars and Motorcycles On Display Tour WCC Auto Body, Auto Service, Motorcycle, Welding and HVAC Departments. ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24 2015
ENGLISH GARDENS WELCOMES VISIT FROM JAMIE DURIE DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., June 24, 2015 – English Gardens will host an appearance and book signing by award-winning landscape designer Jamie Durie Saturday, July 25 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Royal Oak store. The event is free and open to the public. The store is located at 4901 Coolidge Highway in Royal Oak. Durie will share tips on ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24 2015
Press Release For Immediate Release June 23, 2015 Contact Don Kline, Integrated Marketing Coordinator TheRide (734) 794-1873 DKline@TheRide.org TheRide Announces Independence Day Holiday Transit Schedules ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) will not operate regular fixed-route bus service , ExpressRide , ARide , or senior shared-ride services on ...read more
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Monday, June 22 2015
Ann Arbor, MI (June 18, 2015) – The University of Michigan Credit Union (UMCU) recently opened two new locations that stretch the boundaries of what a traditional credit union or bank branch looks and feels like. The two new “virtual branches” use remote video conferencing technology, ATMs and mobile devices to provide members with nearly every service available at traditional ...read more
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Monday, June 22 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., June 22, 2015 -- English Gardens will host gardening presentations and workshops throughout July and August. The schedule includes: Kid’s Workshop: Painted Plant Pals Tues., July 7, 2015 at 10 a.m. All Stores FEE: $10 Create a decorative pot and beautiful container garden. New Plants for 2015 Sat., July 11, 2015 at 10 a.m. All Stores Learn about new varieties of ...read more
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Friday, June 19 2015
When Arbor Brewing Company (ABC) opened our doors in July 1995, there were only 7 breweries in Michigan. 20 years later, as we put this finishing touches on our anniversary celebration, the number has swelled to nearly 200 and craft beer, once a niche product, has become an international sensation. In typical ABC fashion, we are taking our celebration to the streets. ABC alumnus Matthew Altruda ...read more
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Thursday, June 18 2015
In recognition of 32 years of service, innovation and leadership, St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor (SJMAA) is honored to name the hospital's chapel courtyard for its former president and CEO Garry C. Faja, who served as the first president and CEO of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. From left, Sr. Yvonne Gellise, senior advisor for governance, SJMAA; Howard Zuckerman, PhD, member of the Saint ...read more
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Thursday, June 18 2015
ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN (June 18, 2015) – Ozone House Youth and Family Services and Menlo Innovations, both based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, were selected by the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business as top 10 finalists in their 2015 Positive Business Project. The Positive Business Project is awarded by the business school’s Center for Positive Organizations with the ...read more
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Thursday, June 18 2015
A NEW $10,000 COMPETITION FOR ENTREPRENEURS Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 18, 2015– Entre-SLAM, a business storytelling competition, is on the hunt for the best business storyteller in Southeastern Michigan. One winner will be crowned Michigan’s Best Business Storyteller and go home with $10,000. This four-round competition is open to entrepreneurs, non-profits and corporations. All will ...read more
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Thursday, June 18 2015
Ann Arbor Mayor Joins National Mayor’s Call on President for Climate Change Action in U.S. at Paris UN Conference Mayors National Climate Action Agenda Now Includes 25 Cities ANN ARBOR, Mich ., June 18, 2015 — City of Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor announced that he has joined the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda (MNCAA). By doing so, Taylor joins with mayors across the ...read more
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Thursday, June 18 2015
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers hosting Safety and Health Bike Fair Giving away 500 bike helmets to raise awareness of the importance of bike safety and concussion prevention One study suggests that helmet use during biking or skating can reduce the risk of head injury by 85 percent and severe brain injury by 88 percent. To that end, Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers, which provides rehabilitation ...read more
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
Ford Motor Company Builds On Strong Arts and Music Commitment with $500,000 Contribution to The Ark The Ark is Celebrating Golden Jubilee 50 Year Celebration Ongoing in 2015 ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 15, 2015 – Ford Motor Company is building on its strong commitment to the arts by contributing $500,000 to The Ark, Michigan’s iconic folk and roots music venue celebrating its 50 th ...read more
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System announces new president David T. Brooks to lead Ann Arbor and Livingston hospitals ANN ARBOR, Mich. (JUNE 17, 2015) – Saint Joseph Mercy Health System today announced that David T. Brooks will serve as the new president of two Saint Joseph Mercy Health System hospitals: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and St. Joseph Mercy Livingston. This appointment is ...read more
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
WHEN? FRIDAY JUNE 19TH AND SATURDAY JUNE 20TH HELP US MOVE LESS TO THE NEW LOCATION! WE WILL EITHER PAY TO HAVE ALL INVENTORY MOVED OR PASS THE SAVINGS WE DON'T SPEND ON MOVING, OVER TO YOU! EVERYTHING STORE-WIDE ON SALE BETWEEN 5-50% OFF! A perfect time to find the perfect gift for Father's Day ! Buy a MEMBERSHIP to the new range Friday June 19th or Saturday June 20th and get a FREE Ann ...read more
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Wednesday, June 17 2015
For the First Time, ZingTrain Offers Open Book Management Tailored for Bakeries 2-Day Seminar Shares Zingerman's Approach to Running a Business On Monday, July 20, and Tuesday, July 21 , Zingerman's training business, ZingTrain, will be offering a very special edition of our popular and revolutionary Open Book Management seminar aimed specifically at bakeries and the folks who run them. ...read more
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Tuesday, June 16 2015
May 28, 2015 Women's Council of Washtenaw County Selects Cheryl Elliott as its 28th ATHENA Leadership Award Recipient! Cheryl Elliott is the former President and CEO of the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation. 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 ...read more
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Monday, June 15 2015
Roger Webster has joined Rehmann as the Firm’s Director of HR Consulting. He brings nearly 20 years of experience providing clients with customized HR solutions to help them meet their goals. “We’re thrilled to have Roger join us at Rehmann,” said Jim Carpp, principal and director of consulting at Rehmann. “He has a history of providing HR systems that are scalable, ...read more
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Friday, June 12 2015
The Alzheimer’s Association Annual Golf Outing is one of the areas longest standing golf outings, entering its 19th year this spring. Chaired by Michigan State Representative Dave Rutledge. We are currently seeking participants and event sponsors. Would you like to promote your business over 150 influential business professionals, community leaders, and philanthropic donors who believe that ...read more
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Friday, June 12 2015
Ypsilanti/Ann Arbor, MI— Slated for July 31­–August 7, 2015, Ypsi-Arbor Beer Week’s second year will build on the success of last year’s inaugural event, featuring craft beer events in locations where craft beer is shared, sold, consumed and loved – area bars, restaurants, and retailers. Ypsi-Arbor Beer Week is an educational celebration of craft beer within the ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
The Capitol Steps July 4, 5 PM Power Center Mainstage PRICE: $40, $45, $50, $55 America’s foremost political satirists make their annual Fourth of July return to Ann Arbor for one show only! Putting the pun in pundit, these former Congressional staffers poke fun at both sides of the aisle with up-to-the-minute song parodies. Laugh along to songs like “Everybody Must Get ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
You’re Invited to Our Open House! Proudly presenting our partnership with AAA Sloan Insurance Agency, Inc. 4343 Concourse Drive Suite #330 Ann Arbor, MI 48108 Friday, June 19 from 11am – 2pm (Food, Fun, & Prizes) We’re honored to part of this community and proud to serve the families who call it home. We’re equally proud to represent the quality insurance and ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
Glacier Hills Earns Prestigious Memory Care Award The Ann Arbor senior living community is awarded the national Distinguished Provider Award Glacier Hills Senior Living Community, located at 1200 Earhart Road in Ann Arbor, MI, is being presented with Dementia Care Specialists’ Distinguished Provider Award on Thursday, June 11th. The award, considered the highest credential in dementia ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
Ann Arbor Civic Theatre announces auditions for the musical comedy, The Addams Family, directed by Trisha Fountain, Sunday, July 12 at 2pm and Monday, July 13 at 7pm. Callbacks are Tuesday, July 14 and Wednesday, July 15 at 7pm. Those auditioning need attend only one of the regular auditions but should be available for callbacks. All auditions take place at the A2CT Rehearsal Studio, 322 W. Ann ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN (June 8, 2015) - Ozone House Youth & Family Services is pleased to announce three new appointments to its board of directors: Nakisha Chaney, Andrew Gilroy and Richard Wiese. The three new members all bring strong leadership skills to Ozone House, as well as a commitment to ensuring that young people who are facing homelessness receive the safety and support they need to ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
DETROIT (June 10, 2015) — Shinola , known for its Detroit-built watches, bicycles, journals, shoe polish, pet accessories and leather goods, opened the doors of its newest retail location today in Ann Arbor, home of the University of Michigan and a city widely recognized for its entrepreneurial spirit. The store is located in downtown Ann Arbor at the corner of Liberty and Main Street. ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
Ann Arbor Civic Theatre announces its 2015-16 Junior Theatre and Studio Series seasons. Junior Theatre productions are geared for children ages 4 and up. Studio Series features unique productions in an intimate, 40-seat theater. Tickets and information are available by calling the A2CT office at 734-971-2228 or by visiting www.a2ct.org. Junior Theatre’s fall production, Once Upon an Ever ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
Join SBA on Tuesday, June 16 at Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce in Ann Arbor to learn how we can help you grow your business by using SBA services! SBA District Director Gerald Moore will host a small business roundtable that gives you an opportunity to talk about your business goals and find out how SBA can help. Whether you’re looking for financing, entering new ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) and its getDowntown Program will be among the organizations participating in the 15 th annual Mayor’s Green Fair on Friday, June 12 . During the zero-waste event which will take place along portions of Main Street in downtown Ann Arbor, TheRide and getDowntown will host tables in the Fair’s “Green ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
ANN ARBOR – Nearly 250 Ann Arbor Area organizations and 2,184 employees walked, biked, bused, carpooled and vanpooled their way to work as part of the 2015 Commuter Challenge. While many organizations participated, only a few were good enough to take home the grand prize. The getDowntown Program and TheRide are proud to announce the winners of the 2015 Commuter Challenge. These ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
Huron Valley Ambulance is hosting a series of free 2-day Camp 9-1-1 events for children ages 8 - 12! Campers will be guided by Paramedics and EMTs through a variety of experiences including touring an ambulance, learning CPR, and visiting a local emergency department. The camp dates and locations are listed below. All camps are 9:00am - 4:30pm both days. Lyon Township - a few spots left! ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Giving Institute member firm Richner & Richner is pleased to announce the upcoming June 16 th release of Giving USA , the longest-running and most comprehensive report on philanthropy in the United States. The data from Giving USA highlights trends important to non-profit success and growth (including where, how, and to whom individuals and organizations are ...read more
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Tuesday, June 09 2015
MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Christine Chessler-Stull (734) 662-6288 ext 119 Christine@recycleannarbor.org RECYCLE ANN ARBOR ANNOUNCES Expanded Summer 2015 Service Day at the Drop-Off Station Effective June 15 th , Recycle Ann Arbor’s Drop-Off Station will also be open on Mondays, 8:30am-1:30pm (until 08/31/15) Recycle Ann Arbor, a national leader in recycling and ...read more
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Tuesday, June 09 2015
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hosts Annual Pro Am Celebrities and players aim to raise $150,000 for Behavioral Health Services *Excellent photo opportunity* CANTON, Mich. – The 18 th annual St. Joe’s Pro Am is slated for Wednesday, June 17 at Pheasant Run Golf Club, located at 46500 Summit Parkway in Canton. Proceeds from the Pro Am will benefit St. Joe's Behavioral Health ...read more
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Friday, June 05 2015
THE GREAT AMERICAN BACKYARD CAMPOUT AT LESLIE SCIENCE & NATURE CENTER ANN ARBOR, MI , May 27, 2015 – Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) is proud to host its annual Great American Backyard Campout event, on-site at LSNC, 1831 Traver Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105 , from 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 27 to 10:00 a.m. Sunday, June 28, 2015. The Great American Backyard Campout® is a part ...read more
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Friday, June 05 2015
Rochman Design-Build Recognized among North America’s Best Customer Service Leaders within the Residential Construction Industry GuildQuality’s 2015 Guildmaster Award Honors Rochman Design-Build Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 2015 - Rochman Design-Build , Residential Remodeling Specialist in Ann Arbor, has been awarded a 2015 Guildmaster Award for exceptional customer service. ...read more
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Friday, June 05 2015
July 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE All events are at the U-M Museum of Natural History unless otherwise stated. Event photos are available upon request. Share your exhibit ideas for the new U-M Museum of Natural History! From July 10-14, and monthly through the rest of the year, the Temporary Exhibit Gallery on the fourth floor of the U-M Museum of Natural History will be transformed into The ...read more
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Friday, June 05 2015
Washtenaw Community College to Receive Highest Percentage State Funding Increase for Third Year Ann Arbor, Mich. , [June 3, 2015] – Washtenaw Community College (WCC) will receive the highest percentage increase in state funding among all 28 community colleges in Michigan as a result of a budget approved by the state legislature today. WCC will receive a 1.71% increase in the 2015-2016 ...read more
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Friday, June 05 2015
June 5, 2015 For more information contact: Bruce Spiher, 734-474-5216 bruce.spiher@spihercommunications.com For Immediate Release Is your website hurting your business? Local survey looking for participants to find out Two Ann Arbor businesses, Freshtight Designs and Spiher Communications, have teamed up to explore how local businesses use their websites. They are looking for Chamber members to ...read more
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