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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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed May 6, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the President and Chief Technology Officer of the Warner-Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry, doctor John Warner.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Wed May 6, 2009

More Funding Sought for Stadium Street Bridges

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are hoping they'll get funding to replace the Stadium Street bridges over State Street and the railroad tracks sometime in 2010. They're also hoping the old bridges will remain in operation until then. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:22 am
Tue May 5, 2009

Residents Urge Continued Support for Pool and Science Center

Ann Arbor, MI – Conerns about the future of the Leslie Science Center and Mack pool highlighted a public hearing Monday night on Ann Arbor's proposed city budget. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:24 am
Mon May 4, 2009

Local Fight for Immigrant Rights

Ypsilanti, MI – For the past year, a diverse group of people in Washtenaw County has been responding to raids by Immigration, Customs, and Enforcement (ICE) agents and local law enforcement agencies. The Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights marked it's one-year anniversary on Sunday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:32 am
Fri May 1, 2009

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Controlling and preserving Michigan's wetlands is the topic for this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Lisa Wozniak, and special guest Marc Smith, the State Policy Manager for the National Wildlife Federation. Click on the audio icon above to hear more.

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