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8:22 am
Wed February 13, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje.

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WEMU Local
8:11 am
Mon February 11, 2008

Underground Parking Planned Next to Library

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are moving ahead with plans to build an underground parking structure next to the downtown branch of the Ann Arbor District Library. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:22 am
Mon February 11, 2008

Fire Destroys Ypsi American Legion Post

Ypsilanti, MI – Fire gutted the building housing American Legion Post 282 in downtown Ypsilanti overnight.
The fire started at about 11:30 Sunday night at the American Legion post located at 117 South Huron Street.
Ypsilanti fire crews were assisted by Pittsfield Township firefighters.
So far there's no word on what may have caused the blaze.

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WEMU Local
8:22 am
Thu February 7, 2008

New Strategic Plan for Ann Arbor Schools

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor public schools will work to offer personalized learning plans for all students, and establish international standards for achievement. Those are two of the main points in the strategic plan outlined by Superintendent Todd Roberts Wednesday night. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:35 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Picking the President Class at Community High

Ann Arbor, MI – As results from Tuesday's presidential primaries rolled in, a group of Ann Arbor high school students paid special attention.
24 students are enrolled in Community High School's "Picking the President" class. In January, the students went to Iowa to help campaign for their favorite candidates. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:30 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Former Visteon Plant to Close by Year's End

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's Automotive Components Holdings plant will close in the fourth quarter of this year. With the closure now certain, city officials are moving forward with efforts to find new tenants for the former Visteon plant. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:23 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the President of the Fireside Home Construction company,Bob Burnside. He's responsible for building the first home in Michigan to earn platinum certification under the U-S Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED program.

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WEMU Local
8:17 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Largest Estate Gift in EMU History

Ypsilanti, MI – The largest estate gift in Eastern Michigan University's history will allow the school to offer interdisplinary programs in northern Michigan.
EMU received the two-point-two million dollar gift from the trust of sculptor and potter Jean Noble Parsons. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:39 am
Tue February 5, 2008

Council Supports Golf Course Liquor License

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council is recommending that the State Liquor Control Commission grant a new class 'C' liquor license to Ann Arbor's Leslie Park golf course. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:33 am
Tue February 5, 2008

More Public Input for Development Projects

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WEMU Local
8:18 am
Mon February 4, 2008

Free Wi-Fi For Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's downtown business district is now a free wireless internet hot spot, thanks to the efforts of a group called 'Wireless Ypsi'. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:02 am
Fri February 1, 2008

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear WEMU's First Friday Focus on the Environment, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack. This month, Lana discusses the job-creating environmental proposals offered by Governor Granholm in her state-of-the-state address.

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WEMU Local
8:33 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:40 am
Wed January 30, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the chair of the Allen Creek Greenway Conservancy board of directors, Joe O'Neal.

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WEMU Local
10:10 am
Tue January 29, 2008

School Board Approves Contracts

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti school district teachers and support staff can look forward to a little more money in their paychecks from new contracts approved by the school board Monday night. Click on the audio icon to hear details from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Mon January 28, 2008

Ann Arbor's Lease Ordinance Changes

Ann Arbor, MI – A little less than two years after first being introduced, the city of Ann Arbor has tweaked its leasing ordinance. Click on the audio icon to hear the details from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:15 am
Fri January 25, 2008

Pioneer High Will Get Security Cameras

Ann Arbor,MI – Sureveillance cameras will be installed in Ann Arbor's Pioneer High School. The school board voted five to one Wednesday in favor of the 80-thousand dollar purchase of a video security system. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:07 am
Fri January 25, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
2:21 am
Fri January 25, 2008

Surveilance Cameras For Pioneer High

Ann Arbor, MI – Surveilance cameras will be installed in Ann Arbor's Pioneer High School. The school board voted five to one Wednesday night in favor of the 80-thousand dollar video security system. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:20 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
9:34 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:48 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:57 am
Wed January 23, 2008

Another Pfizer Donation to Help Life Sciences Companies

Ypsilanti, MI – On the first anniversary of Pfizer's announcing it would leave Ann Arbor, the drug maker has donated up to six million dollars in equipment. The equipment will go to life science companies throughout the state, universities, community colleges, and schools. Click on the audio icon to hear more on this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:50 am
Wed January 23, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring DTE Energy Vice-President Trevor Lauer.

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