WEMU Local
8:40 am
Thu May 14, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
9:50 am
Wed May 13, 2009

Council Gets Sobering Look at Budget Details

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council held the first in a series of meetings on the city's 2009-2010 fiscal year budget Tuesday night. Council got a fairly sobering update on the state revenue sharing picture from the city's Lansing lobbyist. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Wed May 13, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the founder of Growing Hope in Ypsilanti, Amanda Edmunds.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Tue May 12, 2009

New Ypsi Schools Budget to Include Deficit

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School Board appears headed toward adopting a budget for the 2009-2010 school year that includes a deficit. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:13 am
Tue May 12, 2009

Wanted: More Women in Public Office

Ypsilanti, MI – The White House Project is in Lansing today. It's a national non-profit organization aimed at advancing women's political leadership. One of the many sponsors of the event is 52nd district State Representative Pam Byrnes. Hear more on the effort in this interview with Byrnes by WEMU's David Fair.

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WEMU Local
9:29 am
Fri May 8, 2009

SPARK EAST Open House Today

Ypsilanti, MI – The Spark-East business incubator will hold a grand opening and open house today. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:22 am
Fri May 8, 2009

Planning Continues for Rail Line Stop in Depot Town

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council held a public hearing Thursday night on the location for a Depot Town stop along the Ann Arbor to Detroit light rail line. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Fri May 8, 2009

Budget Revisions May Prevent Layoffs

WEMU Local
9:24 am
Thu May 7, 2009

Local Governments Brace for More Revenue Sharing Cuts

Ann Arbor, MI – Governor Jennifer Granholm's plan to reduce local revenue sharing to address the state's budget deficit will cost the city of Ypsilanti about 75-thousand dollars in the current fiscal year, which ends June 30th. In Ann Arbor, a much larger loss of revenue sharing funds will be spread over two years. Hear more on the situation in Ann Arbor in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:08 am
Thu May 7, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – New releases, local cinema special events, and a little Hollywood buzz. Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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