Ypsilanti, MI – Find out what's playing on the local silver screens this weekend. Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.
Ypsilanti, MI – This week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU focuses on the success of land preservation efforts in Washtenaw County. Our guest is land protection consultant and former Executive Director of Legacy Land Conservancy, Barry Lonik.
Ann Arbor, MI – A proposal to include sidewalk repairs in Ann Arbor's street millage could mean voters will be asked to increase the millage by one-eighth mil. The proposal was discussed at a city council work session Monday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – An effort to repeal Michigan's new law giving emergency managers more power when taking over cities and schools kicks off Saturday across the state. The Ann Arbor Education Association is joining that effort. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – WEMU, the Detroit Jazz Festival, and Michigan Theater, present the 25th anniversary screening of the film "Round Midnight" starring Dexter Gordon. Dexter Gordon's wife, Maxine, is a significant jazz scholar and jazz archivist. She joined WEMU's Linda Yohn to discuss the jazz life she shared with the legendary tenor saxophonist, and the evocative film. Click to listen to part one of the interview.